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Digital Product Designer

Northern Trust k

Chicago, IL | Onsite or Remote Possible

Aug 25
Job Description

As a Digital Product Designer, you will sit side by side with technology and product teams to envision digital experiences. Your work will elevate fintech products through compelling and clean design that reflects the needs of our clients. A systems thinker, you can see tough challenges from multiple perspectives and uncover the sweet spot among Northern Trust’s capabilities and business objectives to deliver value to our users.

What you’ll do:
• Be a curious, collaborative individual who leads with empathy and curiosity
• Collaborate with product owners, business analysts, designers, architects, and developers to validate ideas, designs, and interaction concepts
• Create user experiences, from low-fidelity sketches to high-fidelity mockups and prototypes
• Develop interactive data dashboards and visualizations
• Engage clients to identify areas of improvement and opportunity.
• Contribute back to our design system and team culture.

What you bring:
• UX or interaction design experience, and/or education in design or a related field
• Experience working with a cross-functional team or large-scale software development lifecycle, preferably in an agile environment
• Experience advocating digital experiences that navigate multiple perspectives from technology, product, and design to redefine existing experiences or imagine new ones.
• Clear growth mindset, looking for opportunities to learn and motivated to approach challenges proactively
• Experience designing web applications and using responsive design best practices
• Design thinking and UI/UX best practices, as demonstrated in a portfolio
• Ability to recognize, predict and incorporate use cases and user interactions in design

If you’re excited about working in the financial technology space and believe you’d be a great addition to our team, we’d love to review your portfolio. Experience in the financial industry is not required.



Northern Trust

Northern Trust provides innovative financial services and guidance to corporations, institutions and affluent families and individuals globally. With over 130 years of financial experience and nearly 20,000 partners, we serve the world’s most sophisticated clients using leading technology and exceptional service.


Experience Design & Research is a multidisciplinary design and research team dedicated to delivering innovative, differentiated, and exceptional experiences for clients, prospects, and partners by demonstrating a deep understanding of their needs.


Working with Us:


As a Northern Trust partner, you will be part of a flexible and collaborative work culture, which has a strong history of financial strength and stability. Movement within the organization is encouraged, senior leaders are accessible, and you can take pride in working for a company that is committed to strengthening the communities we serve!

We recognize the value of inclusion and diversity in culture, in thought, and in experience, which is why we are honored to receive the following awards in 2021:

• Gender Equality Index Member, Bloomberg
• Top Financial & Banking Company, Black EOE Journal, Hispanic Network Magazine, Professional WOMAN'S Magazine