UX Designer - WFH during Covid-19

Starts April 2021
Duration 3 months, 40 hours/week
Status Freelance to Full-time
Rate DOE
Our client, a global financial services company, is looking to hire two UX Designers freelance to full-time, starting out fully remote (laptop will be provided) but eventually onsite in NYC at least part of the time.

Why is it an exciting time to join this team? Because there has been a design, product and customer focused shift at the bank and the UX designer will work on a diverse range of projects!

The UX Designer will work on product design for web and mobile self-service banking products including UX and UI, prototyping, research planning, and delivering wireframes to the dev. team.

There are a lot of products and services within the self-service team and multiple scrum teams and the overall goal of the team is to get their customers to engage with their digital channels and make digital easy to use, helping their customers help themselves! It's a mix of current projects and also blue sky / vision projects.

UX Designer Details:
· Finance experience is not required - self-service is more applicable experience, like w/ Amazon
· At least 3 years of product design experience is required
· Experience around a consumer friendly product is more in line with this role
· The team is looking for true creative problem solvers to work won service design, user journeys etc.
· Comfortable with remote collaboration tools and driving remote workshops
· Can show portfolio of end to end product work, concept to final
· Familiar with design thinking and research
· Comfortable creating prototypes for research sessions
· They mostly use Figma but experience with Sketch or Invision will suffice
· This team uses a lot of live chatting and open communication
· Team consists of designers, content strategists and researchers plus a design/project manager
· There are opportunities for innovation and the future of self service banking
· Contribute to and utilize their existing design systems (such as the pattern library, visual design library, and motion library)
· Work closely with the customer focused product leads
· A user-centric design approach that involves rapid testing and iteration of designs is key

This is a summary of our client's full UX Designer job description so if you are interviewing please be sure to request a copy from us to prepare!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc273@jobalert.creativecircle.com

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