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User Experience Designer II

M&T Bank Buffalo Full-Time
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Defines, designs and delivers the experience for digital products and services to meet business goals and end user needs and expectations, as well as opportunities to leverage these across the Bank.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrate thought-leadership to envision and design a desired end-state in digital systems or products that meets business goals and end user needs and expectations
  • Implement user-centered design methods and/or design-thinking throughout the product development lifecycle to shape the strategy and define deliverables specific to the end system or product
  • Partner with Solution Architects and Application Developers to ensure their awareness of and leverage successful user experience standards and industry best practices across Bank systems or products
  • Work with internal resources to explore multiple user-centered design concepts through whiteboard sessions, wireframes and usability studies to gather end user feedback to continually improve the customer experience
  • Develop and review functional and end user requirements specific to digital systems or products with Application Development to ensure their final look and feel is accurate and meets desired expectations of the end user experience

Nature & Scope:

UX designers know to frame problems before they try to solve them. Whether prototyping, iterating, or executing a design, they always consider users, internal and external, first. They work closely with the rest of the UX team: with researchers to base decisions off real data and test assumptions, with content designers to find the right words to guide customers through the experience, and with engineers to assess the feasibility of designs and leverage standard components. They know how to listen to others and advocate for their own work.

The successful candidate will have:
  • Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 3 years' technical experience, including a minimum of 2 years' professional experience in user interface, user experience and/or interaction design, or in lieu of a degree a combined minimum of 7 years' higher education and/or work experience
  • Strong proficiency using pertinent illustration, photo-editing, word processing and presentation software
  • Strong project management skills and techniques
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strong visualization skills
  • Proven experience interacting with various multi-disciplinary teams of professionals

Education and Experience Preferred:
  • Bachelor's degree in Cognitive Psychology, Computer Science, Design, Industrial Engineering, Human Factors, Human Computer Interaction or User Experience.
  • Prior experience that highlights a track record of innovative thinking, the value of good design and experience working with stakeholders to deliver results
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and leverage design to bring clarity to abstract ideas
  • Proficiency in software design, development and prototyping methods and tools
  • Proficiency in industry best practices for desktop, mobile and web applications
  • Background/work experience in financial industry
  • Expertise in creating use cases, flow diagrams, prototypes, scenarios and wireframes in the context of product development
  • Experience with accessibility standards, cross-platform issues, mobile user interfaces and systems-thinking


M&T Bank is a Top 20 US bank holding company and one of the best performing and financial stable regional banks in the country, we offer our technology employees a wide range of performance-based career development opportunities. We have a strong commitment to our customers and the communities we serve, and we continue to grow with a focus on the future. So, when looking to advance your career, look to M&T. Grow with us.


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