UI Designer / Design System Expert

  • Antwerp
  • User Experience (UX)
  • Permanent

Interested in Digital Banking?

Are you ready to shake up the financial industry? Mobile banking is disrupting the sector, its arrival signals the biggest shift ever in the way in which people manage their personal finances. Nevertheless, there is still a huge untapped market for these services, as there remains a large percentage of consumers who do not have access to or perhaps simply do not understand the benefits of digital banking.

For our client, a leading private bank based in Antwerp , we are hiring a User Interface Designer to strengthen their UX team.

Your challenge

In a nutshell they're looking for an experienced User Interface Designer that can level up the knowledge of the team. One of the biggest challenges of this team is to boost efficiency and consistency in their Digital touchpoints, this is why they want to hear from a designer that can take 100% ownership on their Design System (existing files on Sketch but they're doing the migration towards Figma). Building a solid design design and ensuring a perfect communciation with the IT team will be your top priority. Your first tasks will be to evaluate and list all the existing components and identify if new ones need to be created. In the long term, you will make sure that the Design System is a solid internal communication tool and is used by designers and developers as the single source of trouth.

In addition, you will support project teams in delivering easy to use interfaces to the customer and efficient interfaces to employees to increase customer satisfaction. You are very user minded, focused on usability and are able to guide projects to delivering a good looking and user-friendly product. Our client is putting effort in optimizing their accessibility because their current audience is in an older age bracket.

The team

You will be part of a very lean and dynamic team of 4 people. Team spirit is important for them, they're working mostly remotely for the moment but they are looking forward to again in their offices in Antwerp. In this team, there is freedom to manage your own agenda, suggest new ideas and try new tools. They are communicative, they give feedbak and challenge each other to become better professionals. Last but not least, you will work in a company within a flat company structure.

Your tasks and responsibilities

  • You have knowledge in using, building, maintaining and supplementing a design system.

  • You create interface designs, design specifications and digital assets.

  • Collaborates with Development and UX to develop UI creations.

  • Delivery of digital projects within the framework of a digital strategy.

  • Supports the digital stakeholders to effectively translate the concepts and branding into user-friendly and enjoyable interfaces.

  • Ensures that the digital deliverables are in line with the design system.

  • Collaborates proactively with business and technology stakeholders to continuously improve the digital user experience.

Are you the one? - Your profile

  • You have a solid experience working as User Interface Designer and past experiences working with Design Systems.

  • You have affinity with the sector banking and finance.

  • You have an advanced level with Sketh, Figma, Invision, and you can communicate easily with developers.

  • You are passionate to invest in yourself and continuously try to improve your professional skill

The offer

  • A company with a very flat structure. Everybody approachable and accessible. This allows you to have some results very fast and very easy.

  • Room for continuous learning. The company invest in improving the knowledge of their employees so you will have an interesting trainign budget. They expect you to be passionate about improving your skills and attending courses, seminars and conferences.

  • Competitive salary package.