Digital - Lead Interaction Designer
Company: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
Posted on: June 13, 2021
FactSet continues to push forward with increasing speed in order
to deliver new capabilities for an ever-increasing diversity of
clients and workflows for investment professionals. From trading,
to deal-making, to wealth management, the UX group at FactSet works
across multiple users, products, and strategies.
Being a part of the team means you will be working directly with
Product and technology teams to design and build the latest
evolution of our enterprise-wide design system. In addition to
designing for the products you work on, you will collaborate with
other UX designers, our design system standards team, as well as
other Product teams to build revolutionary new financial products.
Whether it is a redesign of an existing app, a new mobile
experience, or an AI-powered chatbot, UX designers are involved at
every step of the software development lifecycle.
We are looking for something who knows how to balance
collaboration and independence in their day-to-day work. A
successful candidate will know how to influence the decision-making
process, defend their designs with data and UX principles, and
bring a seasoned UX perspective to every project.
What you will do:
Lead UX process on any assigned project by engaging with
application teams, visual design, and UX researchers to deliver
validated, user-first, designs.
Work with product teams to produce designs on time and
consistent with our new design system principles and patterns.
Collaborate with the UX team to build solutions quickly and
consistently while striking a balance between new feature
innovation and a rapid delivery/feedback cycle.
Be a voice for the user on assigned projects. From launching
research to advocating for simpler solutions, the UX lead is an
advocate for the user-centered design process & FactSet users.
Create new patterns and components by collaborating with product
managers, UX designers, and UI Standards engineers.
- Drive UX culture across the organization by promoting design
thinking, design principles, and a user-first mindset.
Undergraduate or post-graduate degree in interaction design,
human-computer interaction, or related field
Minimum of 6 years' work or equivalent experience in a UX or
product design role.
Experience designing responsively or across multiple platforms
(web, tablet, phone).
Experience with data visualization, data-centric applications,
and complex data sets.
Portfolio of work demonstrating solid interaction design skills:
wireframes, prototypes, design walkthroughs, specifications.
Experience with all parts of user experience design with a focus
on information hierarchy, user workflow mapping, heuristic
evaluations, and building practical wireframes.
Experience developing enterprise-wide standard components,
patterns, and solutions.
A true passion for delivering great user-experiences and solving
solutions quickly with a bias towards action, delivery, and
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to effectively
communicate in meetings and in documentation form.
- Ability to think strategically, collaborate productively, and
FactSet is an Equal Opportunity Employer -
M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
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