Back to Job Search

UX Designer

  • Location: Minneapolis, 55402
  • Salary: 44.82
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Function: UI / UX
  • Job Ref: 214873

Work with the brightest minds at one of the largest financial institutions in the world. This is long-term contract opportunity that includes a competitive benefit package!

Our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: UX Designer
Location: 
Minneapolis, Des Moines, Charlotte, Phoenix
Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Partner with the Product Manager and Lead Engineer to consider the customer experience across products and product areas.
  • Critical to product management, the role of the UX Designer is to consider the product from the lens of the customer as product discovery and prototyping is taking place.
  • Customer feedback will be incorporated throughout design and implementation phases with feedback loops, interviewing/surveying customers to improve the journey and experience.
  •  Work collaboratively with Product, and Engineering partners from concept to completion
  • Own the end-to-end design (interaction, visual, etc.) across multiple features and projects
  • Present designs, prototypes and concepts to cross-functional partners and stakeholders
  • Provide implementation guidance to engineers and ensure features launch at the highest quality bar
  • Stay on top of industry trends and emerging technologies
  • Responsible for developing and executing customer experience solutions for online applications and Web sites.
  • Accountable for creating the most complex industry-leading user interface design solutions.
  • Leading teams of customer experience professionals defines and deploys interaction design strategies.
  • Serves as design 'advocate' with the ability to forecast and assess industry trends and their impact on the company's product design alternatives.
  • Establishes and promotes design guidelines, best practices and standards.
  • Accountable for overseeing the execution of strategic design projects that influence design and strategic direction of the company.
  • Builds and enhances strong working relationships within the information / interface design function and community outside of the company.
  • Demonstrates ability to work effectively across relevant units and with company leaders.
  • Provides product usability, evaluation and support to product development teams.
  • May oversee work performed by others and serves as a mentor to the direction of the unit while not managing people.
  • Presents and defends designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders.
  • Leads customer experience strategy for platforms and products; influences roadmaps and business decisions by providing customer experience considerations; participates in roadmap planning and virtual teams; represents customer experience and ICS to our partners.
  • Serves as SME for all aspects of customer experience.


Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 3+ years of experience
  • 8+ years of experience in the following: communications, human factors, information sciences, graphic, and visual arts demonstrated through work or military experience

 

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA) by emailing MATRIX_HR@MatrixRes.com. To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.