UX Designer

Wilmington, Delaware | Freelance | Job ID #61623 |
Posted Last Month

Global financial leader is seeking a User Experience Designer to support its expanding team in NYC. Great opportunity to join a team that provides an opportunity for creativity to blossom and cultivates deep design-thinking.

This major financial firm is undertaking an aggressive digital transformation agenda, which builds on the success of its current mobile and online service offerings. This firm is investing in innovative ways to deepen customer engagement and profitability through the use of digital channels. The ambitions is to become the undisputed leader in digital financial services and payments and to deliver the highly personalized, real time experiences that customers increasingly expect.

We are looking for a profoundly engaged experienced designer to join us. In this role, you will be part of a multi-disciplinary team of designers, planners and researchers committed to designing the future of banking.

This role requires a deep understanding of experience design for digital products and services of all kinds, sizes, shapes and contexts.

A user-centric view is paramount while providing simple, fun and innovatively enriching web and mobile experiences for our customers. You will be working in a fast-paced environment alongside our data science, product and engineering teams to deliver new experiences (from Customer Journeys & Ecosystem Maps to Participatory Design Prototypes & Wireframes).

Knowledge, skills + experience:

A balanced understanding of strategy, research, interaction and visual design is a must. Finally, you are a customer experience advocate, excited about our customer’s lives through simple, intelligent and enriching products and experiences.

  • BFA or BA in related field, graduate design degree preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in user experience design required
  • Ability to synthesize complex, interdependent, and sometimes competing needs
  • Effective communication of design solutions across roles & levels
  • Awareness and practical understanding of current technologies, and their application and relevance to digital experiences
  • Proven understanding of responsive web & mobile application design and wireframe development
  • Solid communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to influence others and provide thought leadership on design
  • Team work: Develops and sustains effective and cooperative working relationships with direct reports, peers, managers and other internal or external stakeholders
  • Flexibility/adaptability (ability to change direction based upon team and stakeholder consensus)

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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