Silicon Valley Bank serves some of the most innovative companies in the world. Our clients are forward thinkers. True believers. Optimists. Inspired by them, we're changing the face of banking. Our clients have redefined products in many areas of the global economy, and every day we power their ability to do so. And we need leaders with the same can-do attitude as our clients. We're looking for creative thinkers who want to challenge the status quo and create a truly seamless digital banking experience on a global scale.
The Senior UX Designer will have a passion for User Experience principles and interaction design. From brainstorming through implementation, they will have the opportunity to work on multidisciplinary teams and influence user experience through problem solving and end-to-end propositions. The role will act as a lead to inspire a small team of UX Designers to follow best practices and deliver consistently on-brand, world-class design solutions.
Master of the UI/UX lifecycle with deep experience defining user experience, visual design, interaction design, user research, and design principles.
Solid knowledge of design, repository, story and backlog management tools and resources (Sketch, InVision, Material design, abstract, XD etc.)
Possess a strong eye for intuitive and disruptive digital experiences in the banking space
Create high quality UI deliverables based on UX goals and priorities, including annotated wireframes (low fidelity to high fidelity and everything in between) followed by production ready final assets.
Support core brand look and feel within assets, UI designs and patterns
Ability to use prototyping tools such as InVision, Sketch, Visio, etc.
Ability to provide design direction on multiple projects in various stages of the product lifecycle
Expertise in PowerPoint and collaboration tools such as WebEx to create engaging presentations made to product personnel and key stakeholders
Good time-management and follow up skills
Provide leadership on UI/UX style guides and help ensure designs stay on-brand and on-trend.
Ability to elevate design skills of overall UI/UX and graphic design teams through mentorship and guidance.
Extreme attention to detail, willingness to do "detective work" as needed
Ability to prioritize and manage work in a fast- paced fluid environment
Able to collaborate with teams to understand business objectives, needs, and constraints and create designs that deliver disruptive user experiences that minimize friction
Possession of good communication skills and strong people skills to execute duties with minimal conflict and complications between collaborative and cross-functional personnel
Required Education and Experience
10+ years' experience with a strong background in the financial services industry
A portfolio that includes examples of leading interaction and visual designs with significant business outcomes
Experience with both consumer and business facing financial applications.
Experience working in an Agile development environment
Bachelors or Master's Degree in the study of design including one of the following: Design, Information Architecture, HCI or equivalent project/portfolio experience.
Preferred Education and Experience
3 to 4 end to end product delivery and UI/UX designed experiences.
Experience providing oversight of a large product, program, or simultaneously coordinating multiple smaller initiatives and teams.
Background in banking services supporting the innovation economy a plus.
Internal Number: 6396297
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