UI Designer

Recruiter
IHS Markit
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 May 2022
Closes
18 May 2022
Ref
14771425
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Trading Analytics is part of a comprehensive solution provided by IHS Markit's Trading Service division that helps investment managers and broker-dealers evaluate the execution services received from counterparties to reduce transaction costs and protect alpha.

The Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) product within Trading Analytics has over 90 benchmarks that helps investment managers deconstruct the implicit costs into multiple categories including but not limited to spread, market impact, and opportunity costs. These implicit costs together with the explicit costs provide investment managers an overall view of the total costs incurred on the trade. The product currently covers Equities, ETF's, Equity Options, FX, Government and Sovereign Bonds, Loans, Money Market Instruments, Asset Backed Securities and Credit Default Swaps and is looking to enter new asset classes.

The Best-Execution product within Trading Analytics helps Buy-Side and Sell-Side firms comply with Best-execution regulations such as Regulation NMS (in United States) and MIFID II (Europe). The Trading Analytics suite of products provides significant value to clients that require a cross-sectional analysis of their trading activity.

The Product Team is responsible for evaluating and understanding the evolving analytics marketplace, devising the core vision for future products, designing these products, writing specifications, and working with the Development and QA teams to take the products to market.

Your Team

You will be working for the Trading Services Product Management Team. Part of the team is currently situated in the North America and rest are located in London (UK).

The Trading Services team currently works on our Best-Execution and Transaction Cost Analytics product suite for US, EMEA and APAC Buy-Side and Sell-Side clients.

You Role
  • Work in the product management team to gather and frame requirements, working with the Product Manager, Head of Product, Sales, and Business Development
  • Proactively identify gaps in the current product and propose solutions to help close them
  • Understand the TCA and Best-ex landscape and design a UI/UX experience that is in line with the industry's expectations
  • Work on proof of concepts to test out new UI/UX adoption rates


About You

Do you enjoy creating innovative solutions and solving problems? You will contribute and make an impact towards our current product expansion goals as we look to enter new asset classes and help our clients assess their trading performance in these asset classes.
  • Undergraduate and/or Post-Graduate degree in UI/UX Design
  • 2+ years working as UI/UX designer and Product Management in gathering requirements, designing UI/UX, building micro interactions, animated illustrations, performing user testing and writing requirements
  • Experience working with tools such as Sketch, Adobe XD, Invision Studio, Figma, Axure
  • Experience working with analytics and visualizing trade data
  • Prior experience managing small-medium scale projects to completion
  • Building proof of concept designs and products
  • Experience with the JIRA and AGILE Methodology of software development
  • Must be able to work with cross functional teams to gather and present product requirements
  • Strong attention to detail and work ethics
  • Strong communication skills
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