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Senior UI Designer

We're building a platform that strengthens human relationships. Join us!

What are you looking for in your next company? The opportunity to make a huge impact on the business? An open, friendly, curious culture? Smart application of an excellent tech stack? A firm with big goals and tough challenges to solve? If these matter to you, we have some great things to talk about.

Hearsay’s mission is to empower a human client experience in financial services. Over 100 of the world’s leading insurance and financial firms, including Allstate, New York Life, Morgan Stanley, and Goldman Sachs rely on Hearsay’s SaaS client engagement platform to allow their advisors to authentically and intelligently grow business relationships. Founded in 2010, Hearsay has over 200 employees globally in San Francisco, Seattle, New York, Toronto, London, Budapest and Manila, and is backed by Sequoia and NEA.

We're looking for a Senior UI Designer with a deep knowledge of design systems to join our Hearsay Design Team who will: 

- Play a critical role in owning and maintaining the Hearsay Design System that supports all Hearsay products.

- Work closely with UX designers, engineers and product managers to create polished UI designs.

- Drive and uphold a high standard for visual quality across platforms.

- Evolve the design system to better support Hearsay products and teams.

About the Role:

  • Own and maintain the Hearsay Design System.
  • Actively solicit and incorporate feedback from design/eng partners to evolve and improve the design system.
  • Document components, patterns, layouts, and guidelines to empower other teams to correctly and confidently use the design system.
  • Work closely with design, eng, and PM to design high-quality, modular UI and inclusive patterns to all of Hearsay’s products. 
  • Ensure the design system and its implementation meets accessibility standards.
  • Partner with UX Designers to create polished and visually engaging experiences.
  • Drive and uphold a high standard for visual quality across platforms.
  • Provide feedback in reviews and proactively collaborate with design leads and cross-functional teams across multiple products to ensure design quality, consistency and adherence to guidelines.
  • Partner with marketing design to maintain cohesion and visual alignment between product and brand. 

About You:

  • 5+ years of designing digital experiences across multiple platforms (Desktop, Mobile Web, iOS, Android, etc).
  • A basic understanding of web technologies such as HTML and CSS.
  • Experience creating or maintaining a design system. 
  • Top-notch visual design skills with an eye for details and a deep knowledge of visual design principles.
  • Strong understanding of UX design principles, best practices, and methodologies.
  • A passionate advocate and practitioner of accessible design.
  • A strong communicator who can clearly articulate design decisions, engage in discussion with different partners and stakeholders, ask questions, and be comfortable receiving and providing feedback.
  • An enthusiastic collaborator and team player whose experience includes working with cross-functional stakeholders and team members such as product managers, researchers, engineers, UX writers, and other designers.
  • Proficient with design tools including Sketch, Illustrator, and inVision or other similar tools.
  • Highly effective visual communicator in all types of design artifacts, such as documentation and visual specs.
  • Strong systems thinker, with the ability to identify and implement consistent patterns across a multi-product experience.
  • Able to lead, manage, and deliver multiple projects on time with minimal oversight.