Digital Designer

Job Summary

Winton is seeking an experienced Digital Designer to join the firm’s marketing team. The successful candidate will excel in delivering exceptional, captivating and high-impact graphic design work across multiple website applications.

Winton is a global investment management and data science company. Founded in 1997 by CEO David Harding, the firm aims to help clients meet their investing goals by engineering intelligent investment systems that evolve as markets change. Winton employs more than 300 people in eight offices around the world and advises on approximately $27 billion of assets.

Winton is seeking an experienced Digital Designer to join the firm’s marketing team. The successful candidate will excel in delivering exceptional, captivating and high-impact graphic design work across multiple website applications.

Responsibilities

  • Produce and deliver high-impact graphic designs for use on websites, and for proprietary software tools
  • Conceptualise and design end-to-end digital journeys and user experiences
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues in the marketing and technology teams from conception to delivery
  • Support the firm’s dynamic business and marketing priorities
  • Coordinate digital design activity with related design initiatives in print, advertising and sponsorships.
  • Effectively communicate conceptual design and interaction ideas to senior stakeholders
  • Keep up-to-date with the latest design trends and technologies

Requirements

  • A portfolio of exceptional digital design work
  • Consistently high standards and adherence to good design principles
  • An ability to work to corporate brand guidelines
  • An ability to scope projects and provide accurate time-to-completion estimates
  • Strong user experience (UX/UI) skills to rapidly prototype new design functionality
  • Skilled in typography and layout design
  • Proven experience in designing responsive layouts across relevant devices
  • Expert proficiency across design tools including Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Zeplin, Principle, Invision or similar prototyping tools
  • Knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript is a plus
  • Experienced in designing data visualisations
  • Financial services experience desirable but not essential