Senior UX Designer - Design Systems and Financial Advice UX
Help change the way the world invests
This is a unique UX Designer role in which 50% of your time is dedicated to continuous improvement of our Digital Advisor Design System, and 50% of your time to standard Digital Advisor UX Team interface design work.
In this role you will...
Design System Responsibilities:
Documenting interaction patterns for re-use.
Identification of existing inconsistencies and resolving them.
Intake and finalization of new Design System components.
Organization of our Design System in Abstract.
Empowering the Digital Advisor UX Team to design with speed and consistency.
Continuous refactoring of the Digital Advisor Design System to transition most components to the enterprise-wide Vanguard Constellation Design System.
UX Design Responsibilities:
The other half of this role is to our standard UX Design responsibilities within the Offer Enablement family in Digital Advisor.
You'll partner with a full stack UX team including a UX Strategist, UX Researcher, and Content Strategist. You'll also partner with a Data Analyst, Product Manager, Product Owner, Tech Lead, and Developers.
Create prototypes for testing and communication with teammates.
Defines interaction design details.
Iterate on designs based on feedback from clients.
Present designs at design critiques and update as needed.
Design with accessibility best practices.
Collaborate with the other designers across families to ensure consistency of patterns.
Deliver responsive designs for mobile web and desktop.
A design experience that delivers
The Digital Advisor UX Team brings financial advice to millions of clients through crafting practical, useful, and innovative solutions to client problems. Solves client problems in partnership with cross-functional family members (Product Manager, Product Owner, Data Analyst, Developers, UX Strategist, UX Researcher, Content Strategist, UX Writer).
What it takes...
Undergraduate degree (or equivalent training and experience in a creative or technical field).
At least 3 years of industry/field-specific experience, including interactive web design, working in an agile environment.
Prior experience focused on design systems.
Portfolio or work samples required.
We are Vanguard. Together, we're changing the way the world invests.
For us, investing doesn't just end in value. It starts with values. Because when you invest with courage, when you invest with clarity, and when you invest with care, you can get so much more in return. We invest with purpose - and that's how we've become a global market leader. Here, we grow by doing the right thing for the people we serve. And so can you.
We want to make success accessible to everyone. This is our opportunity. Let's make it count.
Vanguard's continued commitment to diversity and inclusion is firmly rooted in our culture. Every decision we make to best serve our clients, crew (internally employees are referred to as crew), and communities is guided by one simple statement: "Do the right thing."
We believe that a critical aspect of doing the right thing requires building diverse, inclusive, and highly effective teams of individuals who are as unique as the clients they serve. We empower our crew to contribute their distinct strengths to achieving Vanguard's core purpose through our values.
When all crew members feel valued and included, our ability to collaborate and innovate is amplified, and we are united in delivering on Vanguard's core purpose.
Our core purpose: To take a stand for all investors, to treat them fairly, and to give them the best chance for investment success.