• Head of User Experience Zürich
  • Evooq in Zürich, , Switzerland
  • jobs
  • 1 month ago

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Head of UX Design/ Product Design Lead - Wealth Management Platform

Location: Lausanne or Zurich, Switzerland

Contract type: Full-time Permanent

Work Environment: Hybrid- 3 days in the office a week

Disclaimer: To be considered, applicants must be eligible to work within Switzerland. We will not be able to provide Visa sponsorship.

We seek a highly skilled and motivated Head of UX Design/ Product Design Lead to grow a dynamic team of product designers. You will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of wealth management on a global scale. This is a permanent position based in one of our offices in Switzerland, either Lausanne or Zurich.

As a Head of UX Design/ Product Design Lead, you will:

Lead the Way:
• Define the product's user experience vision and strategy, driving a competitive edge.
• Oversee the entire user journey, ensuring seamlessness and intuitiveness.
• Collaborate across various teams and stakeholders to align design with business goals.

Empower Your Team:
•... Lead a team of designers, and researchers, providing guidance, feedback, and support to ensure the growth and success of individual team members.
• Provide a design vision to the design team, inspiring and mentoring designers to deliver high-quality work.
• Lead by example and be hands-on across the end-to-end product design lifecycle
• Foster a collaborative culture that sparks creativity and innovation.
• Build a talented and efficient design team through smart resource allocation.

Craft Excellence:
• Set and maintain high standards for design quality, consistency, and visual aesthetics across our platform.
• Stay ahead of industry trends and incorporate them into your strategies.
• Collaborate effectively with stakeholders to deliver impactful design solutions.
• Implement best practices and design standards to ensure a unified and delightful user experience.

As a Head of UX Design/ Product Design Lead, you will need the following skills/ experience:
• At least 8 years of relevant work in product design, with recent relevant experience as a UX design lead within a fast-moving, product-centric organisation
• Still "hands-on" across the end-to-end UX design life cycle
• Expertise in the Financial services domain knowledge, specifically wealth management platforms, Wealth Advisory or portfolio management systems.
• Proven track record of leading high-performing teams of product designers.
• Lead by example and doer mentality
• Strong skills utilising FIGMA software is a strong preference.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills; effectively communicating with various product managers, engineering teams and stakeholders.
• Exceptional attention to detail and organization skills

What sets us apart:
• Humble, Curious, and Pragmatic: Our workplace thrives on humility, curiosity, and practicality, shaping a unique work culture.
• Our employees and customers: We deeply value our employees and customers, taking immense pride in what we offer..
• Software excellence: At our core, we appreciate well-written, maintainable, testable, and extensible software. This dedication to excellence is reflected in our products and services.
• Cutting-edge technology stacks: Our technology stacks are not just up-to-date; they are modern, reliable, scalable, and maintainable.

About us

Evooq is a global provider of technology-driven solutions for wealth managers. We are building an ecosystem that combines data, technology and investment expertise to make personalised investment scalable.

Wealth managers use our solutions to deliver personalised advice to investors with high-quality content and the best investment products.

We are headquartered in Lausanne, with additional offices in Zurich and Singapore. We operate as a group of highly autonomous teams that take responsibility for their projects and interact with each other based on mutual trust
Zürich Switzerland


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