UX Manager / UX Design Lead

Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

JP Morgan Chase is investing in innovative ways to expand on its digital capabilities, deepen engagement and drive increased satisfaction through delightful interactions with digital products and experiences. Our team is at the heart of driving this transformation, focused on developing innovative offerings that put the user at the centre.

Culture is important to us and we are looking for intellectually curious, honest, passionate and hungry individuals who are motivated to use and expand their skills, while working on a new and exciting venture.

We are looking for an energetic and experienced UX manager to join our growing design team that will report to the Head of Design.

You are
  • Passionate about creating user focused product design.

  • Creative design team leader and manager who has successfully designed and delivered high impact products

  • Experienced in creating design using input from user research, competitor analysis, business requirements and data.

  • Advocate for the user and design excellence

  • User experience advocate, excited about our user’s journey through simple, intelligent and enriching products and experiences.

  • A strong communicator and experienced in presenting and communicating complex design to different stakeholders and varying levels of the organization.

  • Passionate about financial services and user centered design. You have experience designing and/or implementing solutions for consumer-focused products/ services

  • Great interpersonal and analytic skills

  • Experienced in using diverse set of methods & tools

Responsibilities include:

  • Lead, manage and mentoring team members
  • Help defining and driving the UX vision and roadmap

  • Identify, define and iterate UX opportunities and design that create value for users

  • Build strong relationships across teams and collaborating with various stakeholders

  • Presenting and communicating UX vision and design within the design team and wider organization

  • Being an advocate for the user and foster a shared understanding of user centric design in the organization

Requirements:

  • Hands on experience in roles as product/ UX designer, across multiple devices and platforms (UX/UI of mobile + web applications, experience with consumer applications preferred)
  • Experience of managing and leading design teams

  • Strong portfolio

  • Ability to synthesize complex, interdependent, and sometimes competing needs

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Awareness and practical understanding of current technologies and their application and relevance to digital experiences

  • Proven understanding of mobile application design and screen development.

  • Solid communication and interpersonal skills

  • Thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative, team-oriented, cross-functional environment

  • Team work: Develops and sustains effective and cooperative working relationships with peers, managers and other internal or external stakeholders

  • Flexibility/adaptability (ability to change direction based upon team and stakeholder consensus)

  • Ability to influence others and provide thought leadership on user centered design

  • Bachelor’s degree in Design, HCI, or related field or equivalent professional experience is preferred