Lead UI/ UX Designer

Job description

CC Finance Group is a privately held Fintech Group that operates in Investment Services, Fund Administration, Online Investing, and Payments. With roots dating back to 1972, the Group today is evolving at a fast pace whilst keeping the same core principles, that of providing clients the best service using the latest technology and the top professionals in their field, whilst ensuring the strictest governance and ethics.


We are committed to attracting and selecting the very best people to join our team and to creating a workplace that promotes individual career growth; we value our people and their well-being. The group employs over 190 people from over 27 countries around the world with Assets Under Management and Administration of over 2 billion.


The Fintech division is made up of a multinational team of over 50 IT specialists who thrive on a challenge and are always looking at developing the next big thing. We are currently working on some very exciting projects that include investment and banking both of which are on an international scale. We are utilizing the very latest technologies to get us there.


This is an exciting opportunity for a Lead UI/ UX Designer to join our passionate and talented UX/UI team. We’re looking for candidates that think beyond just interfaces and apps and want to work across multiple touchpoints. We’ll be looking at the full user end-to-end experience, looking to revolutionise not just a customer’s online experience but the whole company’s design structures.


The ideal candidate is a passionate, energetic, and hands-on Visual Designer. This dynamic individual will have a fresh and open approach to creativity and is willing to work with and learn from a wider team. The candidate will work with the design team, development team, and product owners to design the interface of our financial software suite.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Research, design and refine user experiences within specified product requirements
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks
  • Develop high-level mockups, and prototypes to effectively communicate design ideas
  • Attending sprint meetings and obtaining feedback from the team
  • Working with the product owner to refine initial designs based on feedback gathered
  • Analyse the usability of existing products and provide suggestions for change
  • Be responsible for advocating for users in a fast-paced business environment
  • Conduct user research and evaluate user feedback
  • Collaborate with other designers to evangelize new interface guidelines and design patterns



Requirements

Experience & Education Requirements

  • Have solid experience designing mobile applications for enterprise. Preferably in Banking, Investments, or related areas.
  • Be able to create beautiful UI designs
  • Have good experience designing mobile-first websites
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in UI, experience with pixel-perfect UI and web and mobile design.
  • Proficiency with design tools & technologies (Adobe Photoshop, Sketch, Invision etc.)
  • Usability testing experience is considered an asset
  • Up to date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies

Skills Requirements

  • Working knowledge of responsive design and grid principles.
  • An inclination for open-minded, critical thinking to solve challenging interfaces
  • Strong typography, layout, and visual design skills.
  • Strong team orientation and collaborative nature.
  • An inclination for open-minded, critical thinking to solve challenging interfaces
  • Ability to clearly express him/herself both in person and in writing
  • Fluency in presenting ideas and work

Nice to have

  • University / College degree in a related field (BA, BSc, MA)
  • Good knowledge of HCD/UX principles
  • Experience using tools such as Lottie, Animation and Detailed Prototyping software
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS/JavaScript
  • Have worked in an Agile environment


Package

We are committed to attracting and selecting top people to join our team. We are also committed to creating a workplace that encourages individual growth; we value our people and their well-being.


We are committed to attracting and selecting top people to join our team. We are also committed to creating a workplace that encourages individual growth; we value our people and their well-being.

What we offer:

- Ongoing internal training

- External training opportunities

- Study Leave

- Sponsorship schemes for further studies

- Opportunities for career growth

- Free health insurance

- Discretionary performance bonus

- Employee referral incentive

- Gym subsidy

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All Applications will be acknowledged and treated with maximum confidentiality

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