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Think Markets

UI/UX Designer

Product Development · Chicago, Illinois
Department Product Development
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

ThinkMarkets is seeking a talented UI/UX Designer to join our Product Design Team. The ideal candidate will be a talented designer with a strong passion for creating user-centered digital experiences that are intuitive and modern. You will work closely with our global teams - designing, testing, and iterating the look and feel of new features for our web and mobile apps, while meeting the high standards of our brand.

 

As the UI/UX Designer, you will be working on interpreting the company’s vision as well as adopting User Centered Design practices across projects, platforms, and services. The successful candidate will exhibit flexibility and adaptability to accommodate the changing environment inherent in successful, growing companies.

 

**Please attach a portfolio of your UX and UI work as a requirement of the application**

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Create and review all design assets across all touch points and devices
  • Review and optimize current user journeys to optimize new business
  • Create interaction models, mock-ups, wireframes, and layouts that promote ease of use and optimize how customers interact with all new products and features
  • Prepare prototypes for new product applications and features
  • Maintain brand visual ID documentation and style guides
  • Work collaboratively with the business stakeholders to understand the vision and requirements, and turn them into compelling marketing material
  • Work closely with the following in-house teams: Design, Content, Web Development, Product Development, Marketing
  • Be responsive to the fast-paced financial markets environment and always maintain meticulous attention to detail
  • Analyze analytics and qualitative data from user research and iterate until the product meets standards
  • Utilize and understand HTML/CSS, bootstrap, JavaScript, PHP, responsive, and mobile and be able to optimize design concepts around these technologies
  • Work with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Sketch
  • Think creatively and justify concepts

 

Requirements:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Fine/Graphic Arts or Design (or a comparable field of study)
  • 3+ years of demonstrated experience as a UX/UI Designer
  • A portfolio that demonstrates previous work: samples of desktop, mobile and app design across all platforms, proving experience of linking user needs with business goals
  • Demonstrable experience with Sketch, Adobe XD, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator
  • Previous experience working within Financial Services sector is highly desirable
  • Comfortable wireframing, designing and articulating websites from scratch
  • Ability to work tight deadlines, juggle conflicting priorities, and move fast between projects
  • Highly creative with a strong eye for detail to create outstanding and innovative solutions
  • Be self-motivated and show an ability to work autonomously
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

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  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Department
    Product Development
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced