UX Designer

Wroclaw, Poland

About us

At Aptitude Software we provide software solutions that create a world of financial confidence.

We uniquely combine deep finance expertise and IP rich technology to enable finance professionals to run their global businesses, forecast decision outcomes and comply with complex regulations.

We are proud to have served the offices of finance for over 20 years, delivering financial control and insights to empower our clients achieve their strategies and ambitions. Aptitude Software supports businesses with combined revenues approaching $1 trillion and over 500 million end customers.

Headquartered in London, Aptitude Software is an operating company of Aptitude Software Group plc. ​


What you’ll do

The key responsibilities are:

  • You are responsible for researching, designing and optimising the experience of our financial applications. As a champion for UX, you educate fellow colleagues about the design process and our initiatives, helping to grow the prominence and importance of user centered design across the business. You promote and encourage an open, transparent culture of continual learning
  • You actively contribute to the research repository with qualitative and quantitative data to form a comprehensive understanding of our users. You use these insights to frame your design approach
  • Working closely with the UI team, you support the evolution and implementation of a Design System, ensuring all design patterns are usable and useful in the wider context of the product portfolio

What we’re looking for

The ideal candidate will have the following skills, attributes & experience:

  • ~3 years’ experience designing accessible, inclusive and cohesive user interfaces
  • Proven experience of user centered design principles and methodologies, with an ability produce UX artefacts such as personas, user journeys, storyboards, user flows, wireframes, prototypes, concepts, etc.
  • Ability to communicate the intent of design ideas and prototypes with Developers, Product Owners, Testers and the wider product team.
  • Experience designing intuitive ways to navigate and convey complex information and data
  • Experience designing responsive applications
  • Experience designing for accessibility
  • Proficient understanding of tools and applications such as Sketch, and Axure
  • Experience running workshops to generate a variety of design ideas.
  • Experience conducting various types of research to uncover insight, identify customer needs, test new concepts and justify design decision
  • You can create research artefacts that communicate your findings as actionable problem statements and testable hypotheses
  • An understanding of how to plan, conduct and analyse usability tests

 

Advantageous Skills:

  • Experience using libraries to prototype – eg: Kendo
  • Experience of design sprints and ideation workshops
  • Ability to conduct heuristic evaluations
  • Understanding of designing for accessibility

What you’ll get

  • Competitive Salary
  • Profit – related bonus
  • Ability to purchase company shares on preferential terms
  • Private healthcare (for employee and family)
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Social Fund (multisport card, gift card for Christmas & Easter)
  • English lessons during working hours
  • Training budget
  • Chillout room, board games, PS4
  • Fresh fruits, tea and coffee
  • Work from home options
  • Social Committee activities

How to apply

Please click on the ‘Apply now’ button below and include your CV and any other relevant information that will help us get to know you better.

UX Designer

Wroclaw, Poland

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