Team Profile The Morgan Stanley User Experience and Design Group are looking for a Senior User Experience/Interaction Designer to join their team based in London. This is a unique opportunity to join one of the most reputable design teams in finance known for consistently delivering innovative, award-winning software applications used by internal teams and clients of the firm.
The global team, which is comprised of Interaction Designers, Visual Designers and UI Developers based in London, New York, Montreal and Glasgow, deliver user-centred design and strategy projects across the institutional business: from client facing applications like Morgan Stanley Matrix and Morgan Stanley Research, to tools and software for front office sales and trading, middle and back-office, infrastructure and data as well as HR and corporate services.
Known for their open and collaborative team culture and high standards, the team thrives on challenging the status quo and delivering solutions that create tangible benefits for both users and the business. As a member of this high-performing team, you will need to be a talented and detail-oriented Interaction Designer and User-Centred Design practitioner with the proven leadership and communications skills needed to build trust with a complex matrix of interdisciplinary clients and partners across the organization.
Role Profile The Senior User Experience/Interaction Designer will be responsible for the research, planning, design and documentation of user interfaces for web-based, hand-held, and desktop applications.
The ideal candidate:
Is detail-oriented with strong interaction design skills
Is familiar with iterative User Centered Research and Design process
Understands and has opinions about current industry best practices
Is experienced with designing transactional user interfaces
Balances an academic interest in best practices with tactical solutions
Manages client expectations and own time efficiently
Enjoys collaborating with product owners and business analysts to design innovative solutions
Has experience with Web application and/or Software design
Has experience with data/information visualisation
The Senior User Experience/Interaction Designer will be need to be able to:
Follow an Iterative User-Centred Research & Design Process
Work collaboratively in cross-disciplinary design team
Conduct Ethnographic User research
Create Feature maps & prioritization
Develop Sitemaps & User Journeys
Create Wireframes & Interaction Models
Conduct User testing
Financial Services industry experience a plus but not required
Company Profile: Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.
As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.
Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximize their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents.
Interested in flexible working opportunities? Morgan Stanley empowers employees to have greater freedom of choice through flexible working arrangements. Speak to our recruitment team to find out more.
Internal Number: 5870047
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