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UX / UI Designer


Oct 11, 2019

McLean, VA


Agent: Katy V.

Job #: 153044

Salary: Up to 67 per hour DOE - W2 + Benefits

Job Description

AQUENT's Fortune 100 Financial Services client is looking for a UX/UI Designer to join a team on a transformative journey to become America’s Financial GPS. This team wants to be the premier place for its users to improve their credit and financial health, whatever that means to them. In service of that vision, they’re rapidly iterating on our user experiences and shipping in-market tests to validate what works for real people, in their real lives.

This is a 3 month contract opportunity with the likeliehood to extend. Onsite in Tyson’s Corner. 40 hours/week. Hourly pay + benefits (medical, dental, vision + 401K).

The UX/UI Designer will work closely with other designers, strategists, developers, product managers, researchers, and business analysts to further our understanding of how our Mainstreet customers interact with their money. This person will have a strong visual skills, identify opportunities for change, ideate on concepts, advocate for the needs of our customers, and lead design from empathy to iteration to deliver human-centered solutions.

What you'll have experience doing: 

  • Translating user needs, style guides, and requirements into elegant solutions for complex problems
  • Creating experience prototypes at various levels of fidelity to articulate and test user flows, UI design, and/or UI animation using modern tools (e.g., InVision, Figma, Flinto, Pixate, UXPin, etc)
  • Collaborating with business analysts, product managers, researchers, developers and design teams on research activities, strategy sessions, ideation, design, and testing of new product concepts
  • Leading work through the end-to-end design process, balancing customer insights and business goals, from strategy to shipped product as well as post launch monitoring, enhancements, and iteration
  • Building empathy and being a customer advocate to solve for existing problems or exploring and developing entirely new business opportunities
  • Visualizing complex sets of data in ways that are easy to comprehend
  • Leading workshops to facilitate co-creation, alignment, and understanding

Why do you want to work through Aquent?

  • Aquent offers an amazing benefits package. For every hour you work – we'll subsidize up to 85% of your medical, vision and dental premium.
  • A team of agents that are invested in your career. We offer resume and portfolio review, interview prep and access to online training.  
  • We offer the only referral program that continues to give back. Earn a cash bonus for every hour your referral works for up to 6 months.

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR

Want more details about this and other opportunities?
Meet Katy Vincent!