13 days old

VP - UX Designer

Citigroup
New York, NY 10176
Citi is seeking a highly motivated candidate for the IT Business Analyst position in Global Spread Products Technology (GSP) organization. Global Spread Products (GSP) is a 5 billion dollar business within Citi that is spread across North America, Europe & the Middle East, and Asia. This business trades a wide variety of products which include Corporates, Municipals, Mortgages, Short Term, Structured Transaction, Banking as well as New Issues.


This is a lead role, significantly contributing to the research, analysis and design of digital products and systems. The primary objective of all UX roles is to partner with business and development teams to create detailed, user-centric, and well-thought-out designs that provide our clients with the best possible user experiences.


**Responsibilities**


+ Lead meetings with users, clients, product sponsors and technology to understand project requirements

+ Plan and perform UX research, define IA, user journeys, and create personas

+ Identify metrics and data that can support decision-making, guiding tech partners where needed to add necessary metrics

+ Work closely with users, stakeholders, business analysts, product managers and development teams to brainstorm and co-create ideas, approaches and solutions

+ Perform relevant testing to validate and inform design decisions

+ Create wireframes, prototypes, and high-fidelity designs using specialist tools such as Sketch, InVision, Axure, and the Adobe suite

+ Apply a positive and constructive attitude to all feedback

+ Use and contribute to the approved design system

+ Contribute to design standards and best practices

+ Perform detailed handover to development teams, ensuring they have all they need to implement the designs

+ Provide ongoing support to development, with regular UX review checkpoints ensuring quality and spec are as designed

+ Keep up to date with the latest UX practices, innovations and tools

+ Ensure all designs comply with ADA/WCAG standards for accessibility

+ Deliver on-time, identifying and managing risks to ensure timelines are met, and escalating where needed

+ Help to train, support and develop junior team members

+ Confidently challenge substandard work by other team members, and provide coaching and guidance to resolve

+ Contribute to the wider UX community of practice

+ Identify and articulate design and technical conflicts between colleagues and/or local stakeholders, and help to resolve these.

+ Promote the value of UX within the wider organization


**Required Skills, Experience and Competencies**


+ 6 - 10 years of relevant experience

+ Strong attention to detail & analytical skills

+ Significant experience on complex, enterprise-scale design projects

+ Excellent communication and presentation skills

+ Excellent skills in professional design tools e.g. Sketch, Figma, AdobeXD, Axure, InVision etc.

+ Experience in using/creating design systems


**Desirable Skills & Experience**


+ Keen interest in, or knowledge of, banking or finance

+ HTML/CSS Development Skills

+ Participation in external UX groups or communities


**Education**


+ Bachelors/University degree, Masters degree preferred

+ At least one formal UX Qualification


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**Job Family Group:**


Technology

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**Job Family:**


Applications Development

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**Time Type:**


Full time

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Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


Citigroup Inc. and its subsidiaries ("Citi) invite all qualified interested applicants to apply for career opportunities. If you are a person with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation to use our search tools and/or apply for a career opportunity review **Accessibility at Citi (https://www.citigroup.com/citi/accessibility/application-accessibility.htm)** .


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View the EEO Policy Statement (http://citi.com/citi/diversity/assets/pdf/eeo\_aa\_policy.pdf) .


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Effective November 1, 2021, Citi requires that all successful applicants for positions located in the United States or Puerto Rico be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment and provide proof of such vaccination prior to commencement of employment.
Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Minority/Female/Veteran/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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