UX / Visual Designer - Fully Remote/Off-site

Starts January 2021
Duration Months
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our Financial Services client is seeking a Freelance UX / Visual Designer to work with their in-house agency.

This is a Fully remote role but you must be able to work EST. This role will start in January 2021 and will be on a contract basis.

In this hybrid UX and visual design role, you will be responsible for conceptualizing, designing, and implementing elegant customer experiences across several digital properties.

To be successful in this role, you will be equal parts user experience designer, creative strategist, and visual designer – a big picture thinker who understands that details and design systems matter.

UX / Visual Designer Responsibilities:
- Conceptualize and create pixel-perfect, data-driven designs for sprint cycles that enhance the quality of the products and put the user at the center
- Collaborate in an agile environment with internal leads to build engaging customer experiences that address unmet needs with empathetic, research-backed, and technically feasible solutions
- Attend weekly agile meetings and provide updates to leadership
- Effectively act on partner feedback and user testing results
- Be a passionate advocate for the user and design thinking methodology
- Providing creative guidance to internal partners and helping to build a strong culture that values creative thought leadership

UX / Visual Designer Requirements:
- A deep curiosity and passion for great design, current creative and technology trends, and exceptional attention to detail.
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in user experience design, interaction design, human computer interaction, visual communication, or related field.
- 5+ years of professional user experience, interface design, and visual design practice.
- Proven experience with creating and implementing common UX deliverables and processes including design assessments, personas, sitemaps, wireframes, prototypes, designs, and style guides.
- Strong portfolio highlighting digital experiences and visual design executions, informed by solid design fundamentals and evidence of systemic design thinking.
- Superior knowledge of Sketch, InVision, and Adobe Creative Suite, and working within a fast-paced, agile environment.
• Experience implementing designs within a variety of content management systems, and knowledge of the capabilities and limitations of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
• Experience working with React Native frameworks a plus.
• Experience implementing design language systems.
• Fluency in all areas of visual design with exceptional skills in typography and layout
• Clear and confident communicator with an affinity for visual storytelling.
• Ability to manage multiple project timelines simultaneously in a demanding deadline-driven environment.
• Experience working in a corporate environment a plus.

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