UI/UX - Specialist, User Experience Analyst (UX)
$120,000-$125,000 - Per Year Base Salary F/T Employee
Harborside Financial Center
A F/T Employee position at a major national bank.
Contact Jessica Ohmer. call (732)791-4715 / (212)616-4800 ext.570 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with the Job Code JO32821 or Click the Apply Now button
Location: Florham Park, NJ or Jersey City, NJ
Skills required for the position: UX, ADOBE, user journey maps , STORYBOARDS, WIREFRAMES.
Detailed Info: We are looking for a passionate, energetic and highly creative User Experience designer to create easy-to-use, intuitive and enjoyable experiences for our financial platforms used by thousands of financial professionals and end-investors. You will join a well-established user experience team and you will have the opportunity to shape the design of both web-based and mobile applications. You will have the opportunity to work on all phases of experience design using principles, methods and techniques of design thinking and service design. You will partner with our product management team and business stakeholders to conceptualize and bring to life product ideas.
The ideal candidate will be able to implement empathy research techniques to understand our users and define the problems they face, and implement this knowledge to develop creative product design solutions. Experience with the financial services industry is a definite plus.
Conducts empathy research to understand users and user needs
Designs user journey maps to represent current experiences
Partners with business stakeholders and product managers to translate business and user requirements into experience design solutions
Works as the main designer on individual projects to creates design concepts, storyboards, wireframes, detailed user interface designs, interactive prototypes and user interface specifications
Creates the visual design or collaborates with the visual designer
Development/Computing Environment: Bachelor's degree in psychology, user experience, design, human computer interaction or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred,
6-8 years of experience required, experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.
Experience with design thinking practices and methodologies is preferred
Prior experience with creating user journey maps is preferred
Ability to demonstrate creative experience concepts through product is preferred
design and translate such concepts into detailed user interfaces and prototypes is preferred
Passion for UI design and attention to design detail is preferred
Working knowledge of Sketch, Invision, Axure, Balsamiq or related tools is preferred
Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud applications such as Photoshop and Illustrator is preferred
An eye for or expertise in visual design is preferred
Understanding of web and mobile technologies. is preferred
Prior experience with adaptive design is preferred
The position offers competitive compensation package.
Job Id: 32821