UI Designer - Fintech - 6 month Contract

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Westbourne Partners Ltd
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I am collaborating with one of the most exciting fintechs around, who continue to do exceptionally well in a competitive market and are rapidly scaling up, leveraging their powerful platform in the risk analytics space, providing solutions to the pensions and investment market.

They are looking for a Senior UI Designer to join their Design team that works across a number of agile development teams creating and shaping digital products for our growing product portfolio.

This individual will be responsible for producing UI/UX deliverables and provide leadership and direction through to the end solution. You will need to have a firm understanding of user-centred design processes, a solid grounding in Agile and lean development processes, and the ability to create strong relationships with team members across technology and product in order to ensure the quality of their work is industry leading.

Role Responsibilities:

Designing concepts across multi-platforms

Experience of defining and working with design systems

Conveying design concepts to various internal and external audiences

Ability to design & define static and interactive Data Visualisation solutions

Plan and run user research

Concept and usability testing.

Understand key principles of cognitive psychology, interaction design and information architecture

Understanding audiences' needs, tasks, and goals and translating them into creative concepts that match and meet business needs and objectives

Critique design work

Develop a good understanding of the impact of agreed or proposed projects to be able to discuss them with internal and external stakeholders

Defining and mapping out user journeys and workflows

Confident use of sketches and storyboarding to communicate ideas and solutions

Person Specification:

5+ years experience in digital interface design for products, websites, mobile, tablet and TV and spanning multiple industries

An exceptional portfolio

Solid core design skills in relation to layout, grids, typography, colour, scale, composition, tone & iconography

Experience with the testing of design work to improve based on learnings

Passion for planning and running user research

Fully trained with demonstrable experience of Agile using Scrum and/or Kanban

A passion for clean, functional and outstanding design

Proficient with Sketch & Zeplin

A solid period of time working in a client-side UX environment

If you would like the chance to work at one of the most exciting fintechs, working with some of the latest technologies, then please apply to find out more with Ollie Partners.