Junior UI/UX Designer

Croner Solutions
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Junior UI/UX Designer
Hinckley, Leicester
£25,000 - £30,000

A Junior UI/UX Designer is required for a new opportunity where we are looking to expand our team. This expansion will provide support to the wider group of companies.

Job Purpose

The role is responsible for designing all our company internal and external web applications, ensuring that we provide a consistent look and feel throughout our product range.

Job Overview
The successful candidate will be a member of the UI/UX team providing all designs for our current software project teams, taking direction from the Development Manager or Senior UI/UX designer. You will need to be comfortable working in agile environment and managing priorities over a range of projects. The role also be involves working with the Marketing department, ensuring that all designs follow the company branding guidelines. You will be primarily creating designs and emphasizing the user experience to the developers, but any front-end development skills are advantageous, but not essential.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities
  • To design the user experience of the company bespoke web and mobile-based applications.
  • To deliver new UI solutions using AGILE techniques.
  • Create UX deliverables wireframes, site maps, user journeys, flows etc.
  • Work closely with the Product Owners and Business Analysts to deliver design solutions to meet business requirements.
  • To provide application support to our internal and external users to ensure stability of our services.
  • To be pro-active in suggesting and proposing new styles, navigation and interaction techniques and to support the development goals.
  • Identify on-going improvements to existing business systems and processes across the system portfolio.

What you Bring to the Team
  • Qualified to degree level in Computer Science or related qualification
  • Creative design experience in the Industry experience – 1 year minimum
  • Skills and experience of Graphical Design using Photoshop (Adobe Creative Suite)
  • Understanding of different web and mobile platforms and how designs should be tailored accordingly
  • Some experience of writing HTML, CSS
  • A portfolio of previous design work that you are proud of
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic that can work with limited supervision and guidance
  • Thrives in a supportive and friendly working environment and with a desire to share new innovative ideas and skills