UX Designer - Trading Systems

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 13 Dec 18

UX Designer - Trading Systems

Job Description and Responsibilities

  • Create wireframes and graphical assets for development team.
  • Develop use cases, work flow, interactions and specification documents.
  • Rigorously test new features in beta to ensure flawless functionality.
  • Assist with user research projects such as usability and end-user testing and develop recommendations for improvements in the platform.
  • Monitor emerging trends in interactive technologies, content and design. Unify design for both desktop and mobile apps.


Qualifications

  • 2+ years of UI/UX experience.
  • Bachelor's degree or advanced degree, with a focus in one or more of the following fields: human computer interaction, interaction design, product design.
  • Strong proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator).
  • Experience in the Financial Services field is a plus
  • Experience with HTML and CSS is a plus
  • Very strong attention to detail.
  • Highly organized, self-directed, with strong ability to prioritize; ability to balance multiple complex initiatives and tasks.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment and a desire to learn and incorporate emerging technologies in the UX/UI field.

Additional skills and experience:
  • Portfolio that demonstrates an ability to design clean, modern desktop and mobile interfaces.


Company Overview

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IEX: IBKR) is a direct access electronic broker catering to the needs of professional and frequent traders, institutional investors, financial advisors, and introducing brokers. Our clients have access to more than 120 market centers in 31 countries from a single account. We are the lowest cost provider of brokerage services and the largest U.S. electronic broker based on daily average revenue trades executing over 800,000 trades per day.¹ Our employees are part of a dynamic, multinational, fast-paced, results-oriented team working to provide our customers with state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and sophisticated risk management tools.

¹Figures as of September 30, 2018.