UX/UI Designer

Focus Multimedia Limited
10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Fanatical (formerly Bundle Stars) is an established digital video game e-commerce operation. Every day thousands of gamers trust us with their game purchases and since launching in November 2012, we have sold over 35 million games in over 200 countries. Fanatical is a division of Focus Multimedia, a highly successful and ambitious business with a 22-year track-record of profitability.

We are seeking a highly proficient UX/UI Designer (working in our Fanatical engineering team) to create engaging user experiences for our customers with a strong focus on driving e-commerce conversion. Candidates must have significant experience with all facets of UX principles and processes such as user journeys, wire-framing, UI concept, prototyping, and usability analysis. Candidates must be capable of all stages of the design process, from concept through to implementation.

Candidates should have 4+ years commercial experience with the following knowledge, skills, and attributes to be successful: -

  • Proven track record of designing and implementing high quality UX designs.
  • Fluency with visual and interaction design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe XD, Sketch, Invision or similar applications.
  • Ability to develop a strong understanding of our user base and creating personas, scenarios and user journeys.
  • Strong knowledge of usability patterns, standards, information architecture principles and responsive design.
  • Excellent communication skills and able to champion their creative vision to both business stakeholders and the engineering team.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines in an exciting and fast paced “start-up” environment.
  • Ability to dig in and understand complex models, business processes and technologies.
  • Willingness to roll sleeves up and contribute in whatever way is needed to make sure the features you have designed reach and delight our audience.
Nice to have: -

  • Experience within a B2C e-commerce company.
  • Experience of usability testing, A/B testing, etc.
  • BA/BS degree in Design (e.g., interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, Computer Science or a related field.
  • Understanding of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript or a similar web programming language.
  • Familiar with GitHub and Google Apps.
  • Interest in video games (console, mobile or preferably PC).
Some of the benefits you can enjoy working for Focus Multimedia are: -

  • Pension Scheme
  • Death in Service benefit
  • Birthday off (if falls on a working day)
  • Pick n Mix sweets
  • Free tea and coffee
  • Free parking
The position is office-based in Rugeley, Staffordshire.

Please apply via the 'Apply' button. All candidates will be required to show a portfolio of past work if interviewed.

Salary: up to £35,000 per annum

This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/79977778

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