UI Designer / UX Designer

Central London
£40000 - £60000 Per Annum DOE + Benefits (flexible working)
29 Aug 2017
26 Sep 2017
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Contract Type
Full Time

UI Designer / UX Designer

A UI Designer / UX Designer is needed to join a technology services company with plans for rapid global expansion. Working from offices in Spitalfields, expect to balance usability with desirability for a leading online platform in an incredibly relaxed working environment with some great benefits.

Working with a diverse and dynamic team and ambitious corporate clients this leading technology service provider is exciting the marketplace, inspiring people and provoking positive change through their innovative cloud based training / online learning platform. They are growing fast and are looking for a UI Designer / UX Designer with a fantastic eye for detail to help ensure their software is as intuitive, responsive and beautiful as possible.

Reporting to the Head of UX / UI the UI Designer / UX Designer will take responsibility for designing a simple, intuitive and engaging interface that will delight the end user. Collaborating with Developers and Product Managers you will use research techniques to explore product requirements, identify user goals, produce UI / UX designs (wireframes, mock-ups, prototypes), conduct in-person testing, spec out new features and much more.

To qualify... You will need to be an experienced UI / UX Designer / UI Designer / User Interface Designer / UX Designer / User Experience Designer / Visual Designer or similar with a CV and portfolio that demonstrates:

  • Good visual design skills and an eye for detail;
  • You are passionate about component-based design systems & pattern libraries;
  • Experience creating wireframes, mockups & prototypes using the tools of your choice (they use Adobe XD & Affinity Designer);
  • Good knowledge of HTML and CSS, ideally knowledge in building component-based user interfaces (they use React & styled-components);
  • Good verbal and written English language communication skills, both internally and with customers;
  • The ability to document activities, problems and procedures clearly, accurately and concisely.

This is a great opportunity for a UI Designer / UX Designer to join a fantastic technical services company who really believes in supporting their employees and providing a great place to work. In return, expect flexible working hours, the opportunity to work from home two days' a week, table tennis, free beer, regular social events and you can even bring your dog to work!