What we're looking for
We are looking for a Mid Weight Designer (UX & UI) to join our growing design team. Immediately we have requirements on a corporate transactional environment for a global bank;
however, you should expect to work across a variety of clients and sectors. In this role you'll work on the rapid delivery of projects ranging from improvements to existing experience design systems, through to large one-off projects across responsive frameworks or native apps.
You will develop strong, long-term relationships with clients, shaping their understanding of modern digital practice and increasing their confidence when commissioning digital experiences.
Working closely with Senior and Lead Designers you will contribute to all design aspects of our work and ensure it is robust, progressive and commercially strong.
What you’ll do :
As Mid Weight Designer (UX & UI) you will have been developing digital responses to complex client problems across responsive environments, ideally within a consultancy, an agency or design studio.
You will therefore have experience and knowledge of a range of design tools, software, techniques and processes - and know when to use them.
Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams, within PA and beyond, to conceive, describe and craft useful, usable and delightful digital products and services
Shape design solutions and rapidly visualize a proposition, through sketching and prototyping
Constantly develop the craft of UX & UI, pushing the creativity and innovation in our work
Produce a range of artefacts from sketches, wireframes, prototypes, through to site maps, user flows and interface design
Have a strong focus on quality and timely delivery
Present your ideas to a varied audience from senior marketing execs to technical architects and developers
The role is heavily client-facing.
Key Skills :
Experience of rapidly sketching, scamping concepts and making prototypes
Producing formal UX and visual design deliverables to a high standard of polish
Able to use the usual design and prototyping software to a high standard (Such as : Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator, Invision, Axure, Omnigraffle, Sublime / Atom, Keynote, pen and paper) + any you can introduce us to
Able to interpret, follow and create design guidelines and principles
Exemplary and creative storytelling with strong, clear and concise communication skills (written and verbal)
Willing to learn new tools as needed
About You :
You are delightfully non-ego driven and passionate about what you do
You’re constantly learning and challenging your own thinking
You inspire others around you to be better and enjoy mentoring / knowledge sharing
You have a strong work ethic, are well organised, and can manage complexity across multiple projects
You have an eye for detail and are an exceptional communicator
You are collaborative, friendly, hunchy’ with bags of initiative
Private medical insurance
Interest free season ticket loan
25 days annual leave with the opportunity to buy 5 additional days
Company pension scheme
Annual performance-based bonus
Life and Income protection insurance
Tax efficient benefits (cycle to work, give as you earn)
Voluntary benefits (Dental, critical illness, spouse / partner life assurance)