Product Designer

US-WI-Milwaukee

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Job Description

Are you looking to join a hardworking team of professionals who make an impact? Advicent is the leading provider of SaaS technology solutions for the financial services industry, servicing the world's largest financial institutions. We are a fast-paced company that provides comprehensive benefits, a dynamic culture, and many opportunities for career growth. We focus on working hard to achieve results, and having fun along the way! Our mission is to enable everyone to understand and impact their financial future.

As a Visual Product Designer at Advicent, you will work with our UX and agile product teams to define the visual design strategy for new and existing web applications such as financial planning applications, dashboards, customer portals, reporting, visualization of big data analytics, workflows and more.

What you’re accountable for

  • Set visual design standards to be used across the Advicent platform and incorporate these into our style guide.
  • Apply user-centered design thinking to develop simple, elegant and innovative experiences that are grounded in customer insights, business goals and technology across web and mobile.
  • Collaborate effectively with UX team members, product management, development, marketing, and leadership.
  • Ensure seamless transition between UX interaction design and visual design.
  • Discover and refine visual designs through iterative concepts resulting in high fidelity mockups and prototypes.
  • Build empathy and inform design decisions through participation in UX research activities such as user interviews and surveys, persona creation, usability testing, and accessibility analysis.
  • Communicate design recommendations effectively through presentations, prototypes, and/or other deliverables.
  • Proactively seek out and incorporate feedback on design solutions.
  • Work closely with the UX team and project teams to ensure that design solutions are accurately translated to the final application.

What skills are required

  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree in a design-related discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 2+ years of experience designing saas-based software, web and mobile
  • Experience with user-centered design and agile development
  • Demonstrated fluency in Sketch, Adobe CS, or other design tools
  • Strong typography, layout, and visual design skills
  • Experience with data visualization and communication design

Other preferred skills

  • Creative, resourceful and innovative

Why join Advicent?

  • Comprehensive Benefits and Perks - health, dental, vision, HSA/FSA, 4 weeks PTO + 9 paid holidays, flexible scheduling, free access to on-site fitness center, 401K employer match, casual dress, President's Club incentive trip for top performers, free covered parking, free caffeine (coffee and soda)
  • Company Culture - Collaborative, fast-paced, innovative environment where you are recognized for your performance. With monthly events, release celebrations, charity efforts and wellness initiatives, there's a little something for everyone.
  • Professional Development - onboarding training, advancement potential, innovation day, cross-functional project opportunities, tuition reimbursement

What do employees at Advicent do to succeed? We stay committed to our company mission statement, our 10 corporate beliefs, and we have fun! Think you have what it takes? Apply now and let's grow together!

Advicent is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Must be authorized to work in the United States.