Nasdaq

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UX-Designer at Nasdaq

Nasdaq is continuously revolutionizing markets and undergoing transformations while we adopt new technologies to develop innovative solutions, constantly aiming to rewrite tomorrow. If you are someone who enjoys working in a results-driven and high-performing international culture and thrives in a creative and dynamic environment, this role is for you!

Nasdaq is looking for a UX Designer to join our team in Umeå. You will be working closely with other teams in the organization to provide the best possible user experience for our client and internal end-users. With focus on targeting new markets, which entail innovation initiatives targeting segments outside the financial sector.

With This Position we Offer:

As a UX-designer, you see yourself as the glue between developers, requirement specialists, product owners, and end-users, and you enjoy the challenge of creating excellent user experiences based on complex technical requirements. In the role as a UX Designer, you will support more junior individuals in their work to deliver our world-class technology solutions.

What you will be doing:

  • Design user-centric experiences that meet users’ needs as well as business and technical requirements

  • Scope, plan, and lead UX activities from start to finish – setting the direction, and identifying and solving problems

  • Conduct user research, user testing, and workshops and apply the findings in design and requirements

  • Pedagogically communicate findings and ideas internally, and as well with external clients, to educate and spread knowledge about UX/UI concepts and ways of working

  • Take part in developing the UX strategy and vision for the current product portfolio as well as innovation initiatives within Market Technology

  • Stay updated on the latest developments and trends within digital design and share your knowledge with the rest of the team

We expect you to have:

  • A degree in Interaction Design or similar discipline

  • Some experience in areas relating to UX design, preferably with experience in leading UX activities

  • A solid understanding of applying common UX-centric methods, such as wireframing, Personas, User Journey Mapping, User Testing, etc.

  • Ability to engage and collaborate closely with external clients, suppliers, and internal stakeholders

  • A strong inner drive and motivation, thriving in a high pace environment

It would be great if you have:

  • Experience from working in a company working with large scale, highly distributed systems, with high transaction volumes and which are data-intensive

  • Proficiency in Figma or equivalent prototyping tools

  • A basic understanding of Front end development, HTML, CSS, Javascript, React, etc

  • Knowledge or interest in financial markets

Does this sound like you?

This is a full-time position located in Umeå, Sweden. Please submit your application in English with portfolio included. We will begin reviewing applications as soon as possible and will commence the interview process in the beginning of January 2021.

Nasdaq is an equal opportunity employer. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of age, color, disability, national origin, ancestry, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable law.