Visual Designer- Experience Design - Brighthouse Financial

  • Company: MetLife
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Posted: February 16, 2017
  • Reference ID: 41821-en_US

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Charlotte  


In January 2016, MetLife announced a plan to pursue the separation of a substantial portion of its U.S. Retail segment. Once separated, the new business will be called Brighthouse Financial.

Brighthouse Financial will serve customers the way they want, need and deserve. It will focus on eliminating the complexity, confusion and cost that can get in the way of many Americans who are seeking financial security. We will bring products to the market that add value to our customers’ lives, and will be guided by a common set of values that focus on the customer and drive accountability.

Brighthouse Financial is seeking high-performing team members who are passionate about the company’s mission.  We are laser-focused on adding value to our customers and minimizing complexity in every decision and action. We are building high performing teams who set the bar high and hold each other accountable.


We are seeking a Visual Designer within the Brighthouse Financial Experience Design Team in Charlotte, NC. The ideal candidate is someone who can conceptualize and implement quickly, independently or collaboratively. This candidate designs for a variety of platforms and screen sizes, which may include Internet and intranet sites.


Annuities and Life Insurance producers and consumers are rapidly adopting online & mobile tools to learn about financial products and solutions. Those interactions often span multiple communications channels (email, web, mobile, social, print and direct contact), across devices and locations.


The Interaction Design (IxD) team is responsible for the end to end design & creation of online experiences for customers and advisors including but not limited to, websites, interactive sales tools, and mobile solutions.


This team’s primary objective is to make interfaces relevant and usable. IxD marries personality with each interaction story, creating a system with which users make an emotional connection.  Blending analysis and creativity – working between artistry and engineering – Interaction Design concepts muster team consensus around what to build via the user interface layer.



  • Creates concepts, artwork and layouts for digital projects based on creative briefs and business objectives.
  • Collaborates with team members and other creative roles, including Project Managers to solve complex problems with simple engaging and elegant solutions.
  • Understands web design issues, including browser usability and cross-platform compatibility and works through problems or road blocks through investigation and iteration whether for an icon or an entire online experience
  • Create high fidelity mockups and prototypes.
  • Keeps up with the evolving landscape of available tools, technologies and resources as well as maintaining a positive energetic approach to the practice of design.


  • Bachelor’s degree in BS/BA Graphic Design or Visual Communications or any other related field of expertise
  • A healthy User Experience background with 3-5 years of experience
  • Strong design and troubleshooting skills, as well as an exceptional eye for detail
  • A strong portfolio that demonstrates not only your stellar designs, processes, and thinking but tells the story of how you were integral to the overall design process
  • An intimate knowledge of industry tools, and solid understanding of designing intuitive site functionality, interaction, site architecture, user interfaces, and navigation.
  • Strong conceptual thinking and a high level of curiosity
  • Expert Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite with focus on design/layout applications
  • Experience with Responsive design, HTML, Sass/CSS skills and Insurance industry are a plus.


    Americas Retail - Marketing





MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 41821 

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