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Funding Circle

Funding Circle is hiring a

Sr UX/UI Designer-Mobile

  • San Francisco, CA
  • full-time

Close-knit in-house design team seeks a talented UX/UI Mobile Designer who shares our passion for creating the best in-class user experiences. You will be responsible for all stages of design in a given product area. You’ll work alongside product managers, designers and engineers to support end-to-end projects involving customer research, UX strategy, information architecture, interaction design and visual/UI design.

You’ll have a hand in enhancing user flows, improving customer experiences and creating style guides for our engineers. The ideal candidate should have proficiency in user-centered design, a love of analytics and knowledge of mobile design patterns.

Key responsibilities:

  • Partner with Product Managers and Engineering throughout the design process – from crafting user flows and wireframes to developing interaction patterns
  • Deliver final design assets and functional specifications. Complete designs iteratively that meet business objectives and requirements while maintaining and thoughtfully refining design patterns and UI standards
  • Perpetually demonstrate expertise UI/UX design both in discussion and practice
  • Design and build style guidelines
  • Identify user needs and produce designs based on users’ motivations and behaviors – understand and apply human-centered design strategies
  • Drive streamlined design solutions that support customer needs and business objectives
  • Design and lead user research, including usability tests to measure user reaction and use of products
  • Gather and use data analysis, market research, and competitive analysis to define design strategy and build an environment of continuous improvement
  • Rapidly explore and present multiple concepts & design variations. Effectively and convincingly prepare and present design recommendations
  • Take a comprehensive thinking to interaction design across devices, taking advantage of opportunities to apply similar workflows and components in multiple places

Required skills/experience:

  • 3- years professional experience
  • Fluency with user interface patterns and mobile UI trends
  • Working knowledge of iOS and Android official user interface guidelines
  • Excellent time management skills, ability to prioritise tasks and be focused
  • Willingness to collect, synthesize and react to feedback from colleagues of all roles and levels
  • A strong command of mobile standards and optimization techniques
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in various states of completion, across multiple products
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic environment, often with aggressive timelines
  • Experience supporting multiple teams in different geographies
  • Bonus points for experience in financial or technology related field