The User Experience Lead is a user-centered, innovative designer who is committed to creating beautifully simple experiences, and delightful moments of interaction.
•Think through complex features and flows, balance user needs and business needs, and make the complex feel simple to users.
•This is a hands on role—the Lead is expected to create design work as well as inspire and guide junior designers.
•Help define and drive the future of our company's product experience from signup to long-term engagement, and for both customers and financial planners.
•Four+ years experience designing interfaces for large-scale digital experiences and applications.
•An extreme passion for understanding the user, and a strong communicator of the user’s perspective throughout the design process.
•A belief that UX is more than just UI, and includes all user-centered design activities from research, concepting, flows, sitemaps, wireframes, prototypes, annotations, and more.
•Extensive knowledge of best in class interaction design patterns across a variety of platforms.
•The drive to push beyond existing design patterns, and to consistently create visionary work.
•A track record of working collaboratively with other designers, researchers, engineers, and product owners.
•Working knowledge of design and prototyping tools, such as Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator, Invision and anything else needed to get the job done.
Link to work or an online portfolio is a must
Things that we value:
•Curious minds and an appetite for learning
•Passion for the craft
•A strong point of view with a healthy dose of humility
•A collaborative mindset, perseverance and a great sense of humor
•A passion for User Experience
•A personality that thrives in a agile/nimble environments
•Willingness to take risks
•A belief in our vision
Strong working knowledge of Photoshop, Sketch, InVision and Adobe Illustrator