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Aug 22, 2019

Smithfield,RI

Freelance

Agent: Katy V.

Job #: 151287

Salary: Competitive

Job Description

 

Our reputed Financial services client is looking for a UX Designer to be based out of their Smithfield,RI office.  They are looking for designers who are motivated to create compassionate, inclusive, usable, and elegant experiences that help people achieve their financial goals and feel confident about their future.

***FOR QUICK APPLY*** Email your resume directly to Katy Vincent Gasperoni at kvincent@aquent.com 

The ideal candidate will demonstrate strong information architecture, visual design, and interaction design skills. Although the role is part of a team that includes user research and front-end development, an understanding of methodologies, capabilities, and limitations of those disciplines is a necessity.

Please note: This role can work part remote (2- 3days/week) and onsite (1 - 2 days/week) at Smithfield,RI.

The Expertise You Have
 Relevant experience of at least  5 + years as an interaction designer, User experience designer, information architect, or a similar role
 The ability to understand customer needs, motivations, and behaviors and translate them into deliverable tasks
 Confidence crafting an experience vision for highly transactional websites, web-based, or desktop applications
 Proven ability to deliver high quality interaction designs to customers/stakeholders in a
collaborative environment
 Experience creating design artifacts such as (but not limited to), wireframes, user flows, user
journey maps, design comps, prototypes
 Practical experience facilitating customer and user sessions, contextual research, and usability tests
 Experience with Agile methodology and tools
 Proven expertise with Sketch, Axure, InVision, or Photoshop

The Skills You Bring
 Creating and telling cohesive stories about our users, proposed solutions, and related outcomes
 Distilling qualitative and quantitative feedback to unearth recurring themes and promote data- driven design decisions
 Working independently and building positive relationships with technology and business partners
 Your proven experience in designing web and desktop interfaces using established design
systems
 Your outstanding social and presentation skills; equally at ease speaking with development teams or executives when articulating and advocating design concepts and rationale.

 

The Value You Deliver
 You provide business partners with strategic support by leading sessions to document user flows, journey maps, and define the user problem to solve
 Simultaneously lead design activities for multiple web, desktop, and mobile based development projects
 Strive to build reciprocal relationships with our internal business clients and project teams to
translate their business requirements into usable and captivating experiences
 Develop scenarios, user flows, screen designs, and interaction models
 Facilitate design reviews with technology teams, internal business customers, and project partners
 Help develop UX guidelines and standards for use across all products to meet the strategic goals of the organization
 

 

 

Client Description:

Our TOP Financial services client is focused on making their financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want.
 

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