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Visual Design Team Lead

BNY Mellon | Pershing k

Jersey City, NJ

May 9
Job Description

Our clients are financial firms. Our mission is to design delightful experiences for two digital products: A wealth management portal used by over 80,000 investment professionals, and an investor-facing platform receiving more than 3 million monthly logins on average.
We are looking for a passionate, energetic and highly creative individual to lead our visual design practice. You’ll have the opportunity to define our visual design strategy and to partner with UX/product designers, product managers and business stakeholders to conceptualize and bring to life fresh, innovative design ideas. You’ll join a well-established User Experience Design team and you will follow design thinking and user-centered design methodologies to build new, delightful digital experiences.

What you will do:
• Define the Visual Design strategy and direction for our web and mobile environments
• Up level the quality of our visual design deliverables by bringing inspired ideas to the table and guiding those ideas through to fruition
• Lead a small team of visual designers in the US and offshore
• Supervise and oversee design deliverables in day-to-day projects
• Partner with user experience designers and researches to lead the delivery of user journey maps
• Create and manage a library of visual design assets
• Keep up-to-date in design trends and best industry practices

We are looking for a designer who:
• Is a problem solver through design
• Is self-motivated with strong commutation skills
• Can thrive in a fast-paced environment
• Is knowledgeable in data visualization techniques
• Has a solid understanding and appreciation of user-centered design
• Has experience with agile development
• Has delivered elegant, creative visual designs for web and mobile applications
• Has expertise in data visualization presentations
• is proficient in Adobe Creative cloud, Sketch, InVision and Figma

You bring:
• 10+ years of related experience
• A strong, demonstrable design portfolio
• A degree in visual design, visual communication, or a related field
• Knowledge of ADA compliance a plus
• Experience in financial services industry (preferred)

BNY Mellon | Pershing

BNY Mellon Pershing provides critical business process, financial and technology solutions for financial organizations around the globe. We operate behind the scenes to power transformational change for broker-dealers, registered investment advisors, independent financial advisers, hedge fund and '40 Act fund managers and individual investors.
We strive to be innovators, developing open architecture technology and financial solutions to support our customers' growth. We advocate on behalf of our customers and help them respond to regulatory reform and drive positive outcomes for our industry and investors. From our core business as an industry-leading trade execution, clearing and custody provider, we have evolved into a global multifaceted firm that provides investment solutions, forward-thinking technology-driven efficiencies, practice management and service excellence.