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UX Designer

Salary: £45,000 - £55,000

Our Client

We are working with a lead innovator in global digital financial services based in London. Our client offers a fantastic online financial services platform that has been developed by industry leading experts within the Fin-Tech and commercial space. Our client is looking for a UX Designer to join an established and experienced design team. They are looking for somebody to be experienced and creative with user experiences in order to build brand loyalty that enables our client to become a recognised brand within the digital financial services industry

 RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Research blue chip competitors, conceptualise and design user interfaces across multiple platforms;
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas;
  • Create prototypes that can be rapidly shared with clients and/or customers for user testing;
  • Communicate conceptual ideas, design rationale and the specifics of user-centred design process to project teams and senior stakeholders;
  • Work with project managers and other relevant business owners throughout the product lifecycle;
  • Work closely with the dev team as your project is being developed, delivering any necessary annotations/design specifications;
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering;
  • Conduct user research and evaluate user feedback;

EXPERIENCE

  • Three or more years of UX/UI design experience with a strong portfolio. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience designing complex solutions for complete digital environments;
  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps;
  • A solid grasp of user-centred design and testing methodologies, subsystems, and usability and accessibility concerns;
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction and a clear understanding of the importance of user-centred design;
  • Excellent understanding of user centred design principles and practices, web standards and layouts, typography, colour and web usability standards;
  • Proficiency using different design tools such as, but not limited to, Photoshop, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Principle, Axure or similar prototyping tools;
  • Excellent communication skills with a proven ability to inspire trust and provide confidence to internal and external stakeholders;
  • Knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, XHTML, XML, JSON, JavaScript, Java, ActionScript, VBScript, Bootstrap, Ajax, AngularJS, Angular 2, C++, PHP, Python, Ruby are big pluses;
  • Ability to present designs and sell solutions to various stakeholders and be open to receiving feedback and constructive criticism;
  • Portfolio showcasing strong design work.

The successful candidate will have previous experience in a FinTech environment, and be able to work within a small but growing startup.

Get in touch with Lucy Bolland (Lucy@3Search.co.uk) with your CV to apply/find out more.

This opportunity opens on 05/12/2017 and ends on 05/01/2018.

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