at Barclays in Wilmington, Delaware, United States
UX Designer Wilmington, DERegulated by FINRA As a Barclays UX designer you will be a digital artist and strategist for the Experience Design Team. You will be part of the top graphic designers of the digital world, and playing a crucial role in designing the online and native app experiences for our customers. You will be contributing to our mission, vision and strategy by creating stunning visuals and scalable design systems across our suite of products. Barclays is one of the world’s largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We’ve helped millions of individuals and businesses thrive, creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted. An important and growing presence in the USA, we offer careers providing endless opportunity. What will you be doing? • Initiating, suggesting, and spearheading major UX re-factorings for a more intuitive user-experience. Keeping the interface beautiful and easy to use • Designing elegant solutions to complex workflows and component level interaction patterns and layouts • Acting as the user-advocate during the development process, subjecting early-stage designs to usability testing or expert review, and offering implementation suggestions • Acting as “go to” with in-depth knowledge of user interface best practices and standards Use research-related services, theories and methods to support your recommendations • Taking the initiative in providing input and feedback in both departmental discussions and on issues relating to team members and other departments • Developing style guide, component library, and design language documentation for design and development delivery What we’re looking for: • Five or more years of UX design experience for software, Web applications, and Native App which leverage emergent technologies • Highly conceptual thinking in visual and interaction design and it shows in your portfolio • Exceptional design skills, production value and attention to detail. Aspiring to develop the highest level of quality. • Proven track record of pitching and landing new approaches and ideas Skills that will help you in the role: • Strong working knowledge of Sketch, XD, InVision, Figma, Photoshop, Illustrator, and associated design and prototyping tools • Experience with user interface design patterns and standard UCD methodologies • Strong written and verbal communication skills • Motion design experience is desirable Where will you be working? Barclays’ Wilmington campus includes two beautiful buildings located along the historic Wilmington Riverfront. A glance out our windows reveal a scenic look at the Christina River, along with a growing riverfront community of luxury apartments, shops, and restaurants. Additionally, the Wilmington train station is a short walk away making travel from New York and Washington, DC convenient.