Soma Capital Portfolio Jobs

Senior UX Designer

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Design
Latin America
Posted on Friday, May 17, 2024

We are seeking an experienced and highly skilled Senior UX Designer to join our team in the financial services sector. The ideal candidate should possess a strong background in designing intuitive and user-centric experiences for both mobile apps and web platforms. The successful candidate will work closely with cross-functional teams, including product managers, developers, and other stakeholders, to deliver exceptional user experiences that align with our business goals and enhance our customers' interactions with our financial services products.

Performance Expectations:

  1. User Experience Strategy: Develop and execute user experience strategies for our financial services products, considering user research, market analysis, and business requirements.
  2. User Research: Conduct user research, usability testing, and competitor analysis to gain insights into user behaviors, needs, and pain points, and leverage those insights to inform the design process.
  3. Wireframing and Prototyping: Create wireframes, interactive prototypes, and design specifications to effectively communicate design concepts, interactions, and flows.
  4. Information Architecture: Develop information architecture and site maps to ensure intuitive navigation and content organization for both web and app interfaces.
  5. Interaction Design: Design and refine user interactions, micro-interactions, and interface animations to enhance usability and delight users.
  6. Visual Design: Collaborate with the visual design team to ensure a cohesive and visually appealing user interface design that aligns with brand guidelines.
  7. Design Guidelines: Develop and maintain design guidelines, style guides, and pattern libraries to ensure consistency across multiple platforms and products.
  8. Collaboration and Communication: Collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams, including product managers, developers, and stakeholders, to understand requirements, gather feedback, and iterate designs.
  9. Usability Testing: Plan and conduct usability testing sessions to validate design decisions, gather feedback, and identify areas for improvement.
  10. Industry Trends: Stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in UX design, particularly in the financial services sector.

Expertise Overview:

  1. Experience: Minimum of 4 years of professional experience as a UX designer, with a focus on designing apps and web interfaces for financial services or similar industries.
  2. Portfolio: A strong portfolio demonstrating a solid understanding of user-centered design principles, showcasing previous work on mobile apps and web projects.
  3. UX Tools: Proficiency in industry-standard UX design tools such as, Figma, Adobe XD, Maze or similar tools for wireframing, prototyping, and design.
  4. User Research: Experience in conducting user research, usability testing, and applying insights to inform design decisions.
  5. Information Architecture: Strong skills in creating information architecture, site maps, and navigation structures for complex web and app interfaces.
  6. Collaboration: Excellent collaboration and communication skills, with the ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team environment and present design concepts to stakeholders.
  7. Analytical Thinking: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to translate complex requirements into intuitive and elegant user experiences.
  8. Adaptability: Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, juggling multiple projects and priorities while meeting deadlines.
  9. Financial Services Knowledge: Familiarity with financial services products, industry regulations, and compliance considerations is a plus.

Perks:

  • 100% remote
  • We pay in USD
  • Enjoy flexibility in your work schedule
  • Collaborate with colleagues from diverse cultural backgrounds