• UX Designer

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2018-48341
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Engineering
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Platform
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    The Platform User Experience (UX) Design team deliver great products that satisfy the firm’s business needs and achieve adoption. Our design team has expertise in user research, interaction design, visual design, and front end development. This unique skill set allows us to partner with business and technology teams firm-wide to create applications that are easy to use, engaging, powerful, and competitive.

     

    We are looking for an experienced UX Designer. As a member of the UX Design team, you will be responsible for playing a key role in designing complex data rich experiences across web, desktop & mobile for a variety of businesses at Goldman Sachs, including Securities, Operations, Technology, Research, Asset Management & Consumer Banking. ­Alongside designing and delivering these experiences you’ll play a key role in helping enhance our established design system and being an advocate for user experience across the firm.

     

    UX Designers at Goldman Sachs get involved right across the design process – from engaging with stakeholders & working out what to build, to collaborating with highly skilled user researchers, business analysts, products managers and some of the world’s best engineers to design and refine design concepts, seeing them through into production. You’ll be adept at communicating with a variety of different stakeholders and able to convey ideas effectively to those audiences. Your passion for design and innovation will be infectious and you’ll be able to demonstrate how you balance innovation & creative thinking with tight business constraints to provide solutions that drive real business value.

     

    WHAT WE DO

     

    At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don’t just make things – we make things possible. Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas. Solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems for our clients. Join our engineering teams that build massively scalable software and systems, architect low latency infrastructure solutions, proactively guard against cyber threats, and leverage machine learning alongside financial engineering to continuously turn data into action. Create new businesses, transform finance, and explore a world of opportunity at the speed of markets.

    Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and global strategists groups, is at the critical center of our business, and our dynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking and immediate, real solutions. Want to push the limit of digital possibilities? Start here.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFIL YOUR POTENTIAL

    • 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 established and green-field products
    • Produce wireframes, user flows, prototypes, and production quality designs that effectively communicate design directions

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

    • 4+ years industry experience in digital product design
    • Entrepreneurial drive and a desire to work in a commercially focused, fast-paced environment
    • Experience designing and shipping large-scale product releases
    • Passion for solving complex large-scale problems
    • Expertise in industry standard design tools such as Sketch, Invision & Adobe.
    • Understanding of web standards, capabilities and best practices (HTML/CSS/JavaScript)

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Degree in Design, HCI, CS, or a related field
    • Ability to prototype your designs using HTML/CSS/JavaScript
    • Motion graphics experience
    • Rich data visualisation experience

    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.

    © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.