Senior Product Designer - Mobile App fintech
Posted on May 28, 2022 by Synchro Recruitment
Synchro is proud to be working with an expanding fintech business who due to recent investment are now seeking a dedicated VP Product Designer to join a brand new greenfield initiative.
As the newly appointed VP Product designer you'll be the sole lead on Designing, developing, and maintaining of this brand new product, conducting regular user research across multiple locations for use on both IOS and Android devices. This highly backed project will be data driven and be highly transactional.
We are seeking individuals who are keen to join a fast-paced business and want to play a key part in owning and developing this new product from the ground up.
Some of your responsibilities will include:
Work collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary team of researchers, product designers, technologists and business experts to create new customer-focused products and services Supporting and partnering with teams to direct discovery work
Lead and advise on how to run discovery, design and delivery research through the facilitation of workshops, design sprints and ideation sessions
Advocate and provide guidance on how to use customer insights and data to inform the user experience
Have a clear understanding of the business drivers behind product goals Creating, delivering and supporting other designers delivering high-quality design outcomes like concepts, user journeys, wireframes, UI flows and detailed UI design
Work with the design system team to represent customer and business needs
Present and communicate work and recommendations to the wider organisation
Manage stakeholders and proactively solve issues affecting design quality
Collaborate and provide direction to design team members and other stakeholders to identify new opportunities for a design or feature vision that creates value for our customers
Support and mentor designers
Support best practices and methodologies to drive efficiency and effectiveness
Uphold design consistency and excellence of design deliverables
Be an advocate for the customer and foster a shared understanding of customer centric design in the organisation
You will have:
Strong portfolio of design work/case studies demonstrating your principles, methodologies, and approaches
Ability to synthesize complex, interdependent, and sometimes competing needs
Effective communication of journeys and solutions across roles & levels
Ability to communicate intended experiences to product owners and developers
Awareness and practical understanding of current technologies and their application and relevance to digital experiences
Proven understanding of mobile application design and screen development
Expert knowledge in the native iOS and Android design & interaction patterns and platform constraints
Experience using a test & iterate approach through usability studies, and collaborating on early UX research methods
Solid communication and interpersonal skills
ROLE: VP Product Designer
SALARY: Up to $225,000 + Benefits + Bonus
LOCATION: New York (Hybrid Working)
Please contact Ryan James at Synchro to explore this exclusive opportunity further or apply through this job posting and we will be in touch.