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Senior Mobile User Experience Designer - DES0001H

Prudential
Newark, NJ
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  • Job Code
    579340
Primary Location United States-New Jersey-Newark (NJ)
Job:Full-time
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Description
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Role:

As the Senior Mobile UX Designer, youll be part of a team charged with designing and developing enterprise-grade apps aimed at making Prudentials constituents more productive, engaged, and better informed. Your role will be to analyze, plan, map, and create the most valuable and contextually accurate products with a particular focus on the native mobile space.

 

As a multi-disciplinary designer on a fast-growing team youll help define mobile, interaction, and visual design standards that lay the groundwork for new and exciting experiences. Youll be involved in every step of the processdefining product, collaborating with product managers and engineering leads, researching, prototyping, and guiding developers to execute to specifications that meet and exceed business and consumer expectations.

As a passionate advocate for the end user, youll work with technology & business leads to connect their objectives with specific user needs, thereby producing outcomes that have high adoption and measurable business value.


Responsibilities:

 Research to understand user needs and identify where separate interactions should come together as one to better meet that need
 Arrange these separate interactions into rational user flows and digital touch-points for that product or service
 Look for commonalities in activities across user experiences where new mobile product opportunities could be realized
 Communicate with detailed design and industry backed decisions and be able to represent all experience touch-points
 Run and lead Design Thinking, Ideation workshops, design sprints and other collaborative activities
 Participate in the development process from definition, through design, build, test, release, and maintenance
 Conduct quantitative and qualitative employee targeted user research and deliver those findings effectively to any audience
 Research and track advancements in mobile application design patterns
 Create and rapidly iterate interactive prototypes in accordance with task, scenario and journey
 Work closely with engineering teams to understand how your designs can be built
 Staying in the loop and on top of the latest standards, changes, trends in the mobile design field



Qualifications
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Skills and experience:

 5 years product design experience (Agency and or corporate environment experience a strong plus)
 3 years of native app design experience (iOS Android)
 Strong graphic design skills are evident in your online portfolio, showing great understanding of typography, intuitive layouts and palate development
 Significant experience designing consumer-facing native applications for iOS/Android and a fluent command of each platforms native design guidelines, best practices, UI and navigation controls
 Proven ability to leverage standard native controls and the ability to provide data-driven support for designing custom controls
 Significant experience working with, and knowledge of, Kotlin, Material Design, and JetPack UI/UX controls
 Significant experience working with, and knowledge of, iOS UIKit

 Experience working in a fast-paced environment
 Working collectively and autonomously with cross-functional teams
 Solid understanding of Information Architecture, taxonomy, and content matrixes
 A bachelors or higher degree in interaction design, human-computer interaction, cognitive science or related field
 Basic front-end technology integration and enablement knowledge
 Ability to translate outputs and outcomes into compelling written presentations
 Financial services experience a plus


Solid experience with the following:
 Sketching
 Wireframing
 Prototyping
 Sitemapping
  Data Visualization and Communication
 Workshop Facilitation
 User Interface Design
 UserFlows
 Experience Mapping
 Research
 User Testing
 Experience Strategy
 Agile Methodology

Tools:

 Microsoft & Adobe Cloud Suite
 Mastery of design tools AdobeXD, Sketch, InVision, Figma, etc.
 Whiteboard



@!*!Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States Asia Europe and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The companys well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength stability expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services including life insurance annuities retirement-related services mutual funds asset management and real estate services. For more information please visit www.prudential.com.

Prudential is not accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this open position unless contracted with Staffing. Agencies must work with Staffing as the primary point of contact and follow the Prudential application process to be considered for business. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Prudential via-email Internet or directly to hiring managers in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of Prudential and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Prudential.
Note: Any search agreement entered into with Prudential before January 2004 is null and void. Search firms are essential to the recruitment and staffing efforts at Prudential and we value the partnerships we have built with our preferred vendors. Prudential has established and regularly maintains a preferred vendor list and even preferred vendors need to have a written search agreement signed by the Director Recruiting Programs Staffing at Prudential in place for the specific position in order for a fee to be paid for any candidate referrals.
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Posted: 2020-02-19 Expires: 2020-05-02
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