It’s not often that you get the opportunity to take a 160+ year old company and design the future of its products that reach millions in over 200 countries.
We’re seeking a Web Designer based in our Pune, India office . In this role, you leverage your end-to-end UX skills to conceptualize and execute product designs that shape the future of Western Union for many years to come.
You will be working with a small team of UX designers that are passionate about what their work and the impact it has on our customers.
Sound interesting? Here are some specifics :
You’ve spent at least 4-5 years perfecting your skills and can jump into new projects with ease
When friends ask what you do all day, you say UX in response, but design and testing come into play as well
We use Sketch as our primary tool but all come with a background in the Adobe CS Suite which we leverage on occasion as well
You might have other tools you can’t live without so do we, and we always love to see how others tick
You’ve built a few websites in your time and you know your HTML+CSS well enough to build what you design or close enough to let an expert take over.
You understand how UI specifications impact and guide developers
You have good attention to detail and can document UI issues in a QA or UAT environment
What you will need to succeed :
When meeting with a diverse group of stakeholders you can listen attentively and digest their needs into user stories, wireframes and high-level visual designs
We love to challenge each other with new discoveries in tools, methods, apps, and just about anything that excites us as designers and tie that all into the work we do
You too have a passion for information exchange and constant personal growth. We’re always pushing each other to do better and someone that shares that sentiment is going to be a perfect fit for the team
Projects range from blue sky to tedious updates on older systems that are slowly being phased out but we take on all projects with equal enthusiasm
You understand how to use Style Guides and the importance of ensuring consistency and alignment of UI patterns
What will make you stand out :
You know Sketch or at minimum Adobe Fireworks, Photoshop or XD
You have a strong sense of ownership : you feel great pride in the work you do and a passion to push things forward for the company
You’ve used various services like Dropbox and Box to collaborate and share your work and you understand the need to keep things organized and accessible so that others can find your work as easily as you can
What’s in it for you?
Competitive global pay and benefits
Unparalleled experience as part of one of the most advanced compliance teams in the world, with opportunities to build valuable skills and grow your career
Diverse, global team with colleagues in over 50 countries
What it’s like here :
Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO’s in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally.
We have a rich legacy of innovation and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels.
We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-
based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!
Being on the Western Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success.
It means having integrity and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better.
It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference on a global stage.