Product Designer

| Greater NYC Area

Join the team changing the way financial software works. For the past 9 years OpenFin has been on the forefront of innovation in financial technology. From HTML5 to open source development, we are leading the charge in creating industry standards.

From the beginning, OpenFin has been about enabling powerful UX. And as we continue to break new ground on the product side, we are seeking a Product Designer to work closely with our Product Management and Engineering teams, designing the look and feel of the next generation of the financial desktop. The ideal candidate will be a creative thinker, high energy, ready for a challenge, with a passion for delightful and functional design. You must be hands on and capable of working in a fast paced, and dynamic environment. Technical skills and CSS chops are a big plus. 

As a Product Designer you will:

  • Work with stakeholders to turn specifications, wireframes, and user research into a strong visual signature and UX that transforms work for our end-users
  • Understand and represent the customer and be the champion for the end user
  • Work collaboratively across teams and be an advocate for design
  • Tackle complex workflows with an overload of information and turn them into frictionless and beautiful experiences

We’re looking for colleagues with:

  • 3+ years of professional product design experience
  • BA/BS in Design/related field or equivalent experience
  • Extensive experience creating design systems
  • Strong wireframing/prototyping skills
  • A clean and organized design sensibility
  • A strong sense of curiosity and a passion for learning and problem solving
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Proficiency with front end development technologies such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Ability to manage competing priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of financial software applications and users is strongly preferred

About OpenFin

Move fast. Break nothing. OpenFin is the financial industry's first common operating system. Built on top of Google’s Chromium and GitHub’s Electron open source projects, OpenFin combines advanced interoperability, lightning-fast distribution, and robust security with an agile web development and deployment model to accelerate digital transformation and innovation. Launched in 2010, the world’s largest banks and trading platforms use OpenFin to deploy thousands of industry apps to over 1500 sell-side and buy-side firms.

OpenFin currently has offices in New York City and London. To see what they’ve been up to, check out OpenFin on LinkedIn or take a look at our Blog.

Why Work Here?

OpenFin’s product, engineering, and customer success teams lead the financial industry in talent and innovation. Together they design, develop, and deploy the next generation of financial desktop applications. OpenFin’s mission is to stay on the cutting edge of JavaScript and to enable customers to do the same. OpenFin offers:

  • Experienced, dedicated, and hands-on managers
  • A highly collaborative development process that values both team players and independent learners
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance 
  • Health and Commuter FSAs 
  • 401(k) and Equity Options
  • Free Annual CitiBike Membership
  • Generous PTO policy 
  • Stocked kitchen
  • Team lunches, events, and happy hours
  • Annual Offsite
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • .NETLanguages
    • C#Languages
    • C++Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • HTML5Languages
    • TypescriptLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • jQuery UILibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks

Location

Right around the corner from Stone Street ~ Historical landmarks - Lots of food options! By the water - fantastic views from our office!

An Insider's view of OpenFin

What are some social events your company does?

Monthly Happy Hour
Bi-weekly All Hands
Yearly Offsite
Regular team outings / dinners

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What are OpenFin Perks + Benefits

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Our game room includes Ping Pong, Video Games.
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted Once per month.
Professional Development Benefits
Lunch and learns
OpenFin hosts lunch and learn meetings once per month.
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