UX Designer in Jersey City, NJ at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 10/26/2020

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UX Designer Summary:

Signature Consultants is looking for a UX Designer for a Financial Servieces client in Jersey City!

Start of Date: 11/9/2020

Length of Assignment: 12 Months

We are looking for UX Designer who:

  • Should have experience designing complex transactional systems into intuitive and valuable products. UxDs need to be excellent analytical and conceptual thinkers that translate user needs, business objectives and technology capabilities into innovative design. This position requires a strong foundation in user centered design methods (journey mapping, users flows, persona building,) and the ability to communicate design decisions effectively to senior stakeholders and team members alike. UxDs are involved in all aspects of the design process from user research and presenting to internal clients. Success depends on close collaboration and partnerships with end-users and subject matter experts, as well as product and technology counterparts. This position is for a thoughtful designer with a passion for making complex data and workflow problems simpler. This individual thrives in a highly collaborative and cross-disciplinary team environment.
  • Thinks beyond one design solution and one technical platform, seeking smart reusability and variability
  • Is an enthusiastic, highly motivated self-starter with a strong work ethic and an intense focus on achieving results.
  • Collaborates and builds trust with users and tech partners.
  • Proactively seeks out partnerships
  • Actively participates in design meetings and critiques, ensuring adherence to standards while keeping an eye out for improvements or reasonable exceptions
  • Owns the schedule and delivers on time
  • Embraces the opportunity to work in an office while collaborating with teammates and partners in other locations.

What the role requires:

  • Help define product strategy and process based on user research, work with technology partners to plan and design new features and own the overall quality of what being delivered.
  • Create, implement, manage, and evangelize standards and best practices across all types of user experiences.
  • Apply design skills to ensure that patterns are well rationalized and documented and are optimized for context.
  • Work closely with technology and testing to find the right balance between reusable high-performance designs and customization that will have meaningful impact to our users.
  • Meet with users to learn and collect research data that will help deliver the right product to meet their needs.
  • Lead and participate in design meetings and critiques and provide feedback to teammates.
  • Create wireframes and prototypes in both low and hi fidelity that follow best practices.

What experience is required:

  • 5+ years of design experience
  • A strong portfolio that shows a commitment to user centered design
  • Experience building multiple UX components and asset libraries for cross-team use
  • Experience in designing for web applications, responsive, and other digital interfaces
  • Experience with Axure and other design and management tools
  • Experience with Agile, JIRA.
  • Experience with Angular applications.
  • Preferred experience with data modeling/ or metadata management
  • Preferred experience with Data Governance UI

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.