UX/UI Designer

Department:
Propositions
Work type:
Permanent, Full-Time
Location:
London, UK
Closing date:
30/06/2018

About Bravura Solutions

Bravura Solutions is a leading provider of software solutions for the wealth management, life insurance and funds administration industries, underpinned by functionally rich technology that enables modernisation, consolidation and simplification.

Backed by over 30 years of experience, our installed or managed hosted solutions are used by many of the world’s leading financial institutions. In excess of A$2.3 trillion/ £1.4 trillion in assets are entrusted to our systems.

Upon joining the London team, you will be part of a forward thinking business that has built its success on developing innovative technology. We support our clients with a team of more than 1000 people in 12 offices across APAC and EMEA, and have two business divisions – Wealth Management and Funds Administration. We offer ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative team and inclusive culture, flexible working practices and a comprehensive benefits scheme. Bravura Solutions is focused on securing world class talent.

About the role

Bravura Solutions is looking to recruit a UX/UI designer as a result of continuous positive growth within the Propositions team. This is a role that offers the opportunity to take ownership of the user experience design of Bravura’s various digital interfaces. As the UX/UI designer, you will be exposed to and responsible for a range of activities including web / mobile applications & emerging digital channels such as voice and conversational interfaces.

Working within the Propositions team, you will be responsible for interpreting client / stakeholder needs and product owner(s) requirements into design artefacts to be used throughout the digital product lifecycle, from conception through to implementation.

This position provides the opportunities to interface with various stakeholder groups both internally & externally. A key aspect of the role is taking an active role in the sales process, creating new digital propositions for prospective Bravura clients. We are looking for someone who is a leader in their field and looking to join Bravura to assist in realising the digital vision & strategy of the organisation.

Main activities

  • Define and develop the user-interface, navigation, information architecture, structure, and hierarchy to serve as a blueprint for all digital experiences
  • Organise UX design artefacts by creating wireframes, sitemaps, work-flows, content inventories, specification documents, user scenarios and prototypes
  • Work with the Bravura Innovations Lab to research and test new technologies, focusing on the development of innovative UX designs for the relevant experiment or proof of concept
  • Be the gatekeeper of Bravura’s U.I. design system, working from (and maintaining) an approved internal style guide
  • Work with Propositions, Sales, Product and clients to understand the relevant distribution channel, business model, client goals and vision
  • Participate in both internal and client funded digital projects, serving as lead UI designer and consultant
  • Where applicable execute testing within a project and deliver presentations and demonstrations to prospects, clients and other stakeholders
  • Conduct analyses on target users, behaviours, key metrics, and functionality to ensure UI is user-friendly and goal-oriented Collect and analyse signals from existing interfaces constantly looking for ways to improve experience
  • Conduct competitive analysis of interfaces within the relevant market and distribution channel

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

  • Strong commercial experience of user experience / user interface design working on medium to large, complex websites and mobile applications
  • Expertise in the UI design processes, techniques and agile methodologies
  • Experience in responsive website design and mobile application development is essential
  • Ability to rapidly produce multiple concepts and prototypes and experiment in UI design software such as Illustrator, Photoshop, Sketch, InVision etc.
  • A working knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript is required
  • Experience in working with agile multi-disciplinary teams that have designed and delivered user-interfaces across a range of websites and application and other digital platforms
  • Track record in leading and facilitating design workshops and customer journey and user research sessions
  • The successful candidate will have a degree or post-graduate qualification in Interaction Design, Product Design or equivalent training and industry experience
  • An outstanding portfolio demonstrating first class UX and UI work is essential
  • Financial Service and enterprise software experience desirable, but not essential

Apply now

If you believe that you have the relevant experience and knowledge for this role please apply directly below. Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.

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