Sr. Web/ UI Design Engineer – USC GC NYC Hybrid Commute

Sr. Web/ UI Design Engineer, Remote in NYC, Cnsltg, Strong exp. in design tools such as Figma, Sketch, and Adobe Creative Suite, Exp. in user research mythologies, user testing, WCAG and ADA standards, Adobe/Google Analytics+, Finserv exp+,
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #4638

Brief Overview

Sr. Web/ UI Design Engineer, Remote in NYC, Cnsltg, Strong exp. in design tools such as Figma, Sketch, and Adobe Creative Suite, Exp. in user research mythologies, user testing, WCAG and ADA standards, Adobe/Google Analytics+, Finserv exp+,

**** Starts off remote but must be onsite eventually three of two days per week *******

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Why work with me?

Experienced staffing professional, knows client corporate culture/hiring manager, resume and interview preparation, most ethical person in the business, but only works with like-minded people . . .

Full contact information on LI Profile http://www.linkedin.com/in/kathleengriffiths/ reach out anytime

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Job Description: The Senior Digital UI designer will be responsible for design/UI for web and other digital properties for NYL consumers, agents, and recruiters, including making recommendations for and working with UX Analyst and other team members to design AB/multi-variate tests, and assisting in establishing more robust design operations (e.g., design system contributions, tooling management, etc.)
Main responsibilities will include:
• Design layout working with a set of current components and in SaaS tools
• Designing for test and learn, incorporating insights for pre- and post-testing
• Assistance with establishing and managing design system, maintaining and improving design tools
• Design QA

Job Title: Senior UI Designer

Marketing – Digital & Performance Marketing Center – (Remote) – New York – Contractor

We are looking for an outstanding senior designer to join the growing NYL.com web marketing team. As a senior designer at NYL, you will collaborate closely with both internal cross-functional teams and external vendors to develop the best-in-class digital user experience for our customers, agents, and job seekers. You will make impacts on helping our customers to understand complex information and achieve greater financial security and prosperity.

Key Responsibilities:
• Design
o Responsible for design/UI for web and other digital properties for client consumers, agents, and recruiters
o Utilize human-centered design methodologies to understand, design, evaluate and advocate for user experience
o Evaluate existing digital user experiences to identify areas for improvement across devices and provide solutions
o Participate in the Design System development and leverage components in design
o Create pixel-perfect designs, UI elements, and layouts using current design components to maintain the brand consistency for desktop, mobile, and other digital properties across various viewports
o Incorporate research insights to create related user-centric artifacts, including but not limiting sitemaps, user flows, user journey maps, low-to-high fidelity wireframes and prototypes
o Communicate effectively with team members, internal clients and vendor partners

• Research and Testing
o Partner with internal teams and external vendors and use third-party tools to conduct user research, user testing and usability testing
o Inform and recommend AB/multi-variate testing to ensure ongoing optimization

• Leadership
o Contribute to UX strategy development directly and in partnership with external agencies to serve key NYL user audiences (e.g., consumers, customers, agents, job seekers) and achieve business objectives and requirements
o Collaborate with internal cross-disciplinary teams including research insights, product teams, designers, writers, SEO, engineers and business stakeholders to deliver the first-class digital products in an agile environment
o Stay up to date on and continually apply leading UX/UI best practices, patterns, and disciplines

Qualifications:
o Education:
o Bachelor’s degree in design, graphic design, human-computer interaction, fine arts or equivalent

o Work Experiences:
o 3+ years in digital design (UI) in desktop and mobile
o Minimum of 3 years of experience in UI or Product design

o Technical Expertise:
o Mastery with design tools such as Figma, Sketch, and Adobe Creative Suite
o Familiarity with accessibility standards such as WCAG and ADA
o Knowledge of both qualitative & quantitative user research mythologies, user testing and usability testing
o Experience interpreting and applying user research data and site analytics to make data-informed design decisions
o Experience of working on agile environment

• Soft Skills:
o Excellent team collaboration and relationship management skills
o Strong communicator to articulate concepts and design to a variety of key stakeholders
o Ability to prioritize and manage multiple milestones and projects efficiently
o Attention to detail and organized with design deliverables
o Self-motivated and ability to work independently with minimal guidance
o Experience working with external design partners

Bonus Qualifications:
• Experience of working with Adobe Experience Management or other CMS systems
• Experience with using and contributing to Design Systems
• Understanding or experience using Adobe Analytics or Google Analytics
• Understanding the value of SEO
• Experience working with financial/insurance industry

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Why work with me?

Experienced staffing professional, knows client corporate culture/hiring manager, resume and interview preparation, most ethical person in the business, but only works with like-minded people . . .

Full contact information on LI Profile http://www.linkedin.com/in/kathleengriffiths/ reach out anytime