Securities, PIPG Strats – SPACE UX Designer , Associate/VP, London

UK-London
Job ID
2017-40483
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
General
EMEA
Division
Securities
EQ Desk Strats
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

SECURITIES

Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

The SPACE team at Goldman Sachs is responsible for delivering digital products to our retail client base. We design and build, front to back, our highly scalable web platform, SPACE -- a powerful, easy-to-use, collaborative tool that transforms and simplifies our retail client experience. SPACE supports the full trading  lifecycle from idea generation and price discovery through primary and secondary trading and lifecycle management; making trading simple, transparent and more efficient and providing access to Goldman Sachs and third party content.  SPACE is a product driven team, composed of talented and passionate product managers, designers, and engineers working to transform the industry.

 

SPACE product designers have tremendous responsibility in shaping the team’s strategic vision, understanding and communicating user needs, and working with teams across the firm to prototype and build new digital experiences. We are looking for designers who love to transform large-scale, complex problems into intuitive, simple, and impactful products.  We know that the success of our team depends on our ability to deliver exceptional user experiences, and we need designers who can collaborate with developers, product managers, and individuals across our sales and trading franchise to bring them to life.                                                                                                                                                                                       

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaborate with product managers and engineers to Identify new product opportunities, define problems & goals, map user flows, and oversee the development process.
  • Define user experience for new and existing client-facing products
  • Create wireframes, user flows, prototypes, and production quality designs that effectively communicate design directions

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • At least 3+ years industry experience in product design
  • Entrepreneurial drive and a desire to work in a commercially focused, fast-paced environment
  • Experience designing and shipping large-scale product releases
  • Understanding of web standards, capabilities and best practices (HTML/CSS/JavaScript)
  • Passion for solving complex large-scale problems

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Degree in Design, HCI, CS, or a related field 
  • Ability to prototype your designs using HTML/CSS/JavaScript

 

WHY SPACE

  • Work on some of the most complex technical and design challenges in technology and finance
  • Learn from the foremost experts in finance, technology, and math who are diverse in their academic, ethnic, and social backgrounds
  • Benefit from ongoing training, development, and mentoring to advance in your career

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.


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