UX Magazine

Defining and Informing the Complex Field of User Experience (UX)

Prudential Retirement's digital product development strategy requires cohesive user experiences for our participants, institutional clients, our strategic partners, our employees and for other important stakeholders that we engage digitally. These user experiences must be compelling as they flow through mobile devices, the web, email, games, calculators and tools. The responsive web designer/developer will have responsibility for:

  • Supporting the digital product development process by managing and creating interaction design artifacts including design mockups, conceptual diagrams, wireframes, and coding interactive prototypes, and demos
  • Supporting the B2B and B2C Digital Product Development staff to design and refine web and mobile product enhancements
  • Establishing and maintaining design/style guidelines and standards for mobile, email, web and other related channels
  • Creating and maintaining a design pattern library of digital assets
  • Driving the development of a design direction and tone for Prudential’s Total Retirement Solutions business
  • Collaborating with internal colleagues and third party firms in concept development and design ideation
  • Spearheading special web and mobile projects and online campaigns requiring significant design/development support
  • Helping improve digital maturity within the business, leveraging user centric design methodologies and digital best practices

 Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience with front end web development (HTML5/CSS3/JS, etc), including responsive design & development techniques
  • Candidates must demonstrate fluency in technologies related to online creative presentations and must be able to own a design from concept to final output in optimized HTML5/CSS3/JS
  • Minimum of 1 to 3 years of interactive design/development experience for web and mobile
  • Track record of successful collaboration with business and technology partners, with a focus on improving internal business value and external customer experience / customer satisfaction
  • Must provide an online portfolio of projects including project deliverables and finished products
  • Must possess strong communication skills and the ability to convert business objectives into wireframes prior to creative design
  • Extensive experience with Adobe creative suite
  • Proven track record of playing a role in the interactive design of products, sites and/or applications
  • Bachelors degree required
  • Must be willing to travel up to 10-15% (primarily within the North East)

This position could sit in either Hartford CT or Woodbridge NJ