UI /UX Designer

Rainford Berry Ltd
10 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

UI / UX Designerrequired for an award winning, Wokingham based Finance Software House. This is an excellent opportunity for a UI / UX Designer who can work with the wider UX team and share a passion and empathy for the User. Someone who can put their own preferences to one side, face challenging situations and solve User problems - all whilst considering the needs of the wider team and key stakeholders. In short, you'll be a champion of the User and help with the look and feel of all our products. You'll need to be able to demonstrate your skills and knowledge with a portfolio of work; this would probably be someone who has previously worked as a Digital Designer or User Interface Designer in an Agency, Product or Software environment.

The UI / UX Designer will be joining a company that puts its customers at the heart of everything that they do. They listen to their clients and deliver what they want in software upgrades. They are able to do this, as they have excellent employees who are really appreciated, well-rewarded and motivated to share the passion for quality. The company has grown fantastically over the last few years and has recently moved into new offices. The atmosphere / corporate culture is one that encourages people to grow.

UI / UX Designer - Essential Skills, Qualifications and Behaviours

  • Minimum 3 years commercial design experience
  • A great team spirit and strong communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise and manage multiple projects
  • Experience working in a collaborative, agile and iterative design environment
  • Fluent in Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch
  • Understand the principles of User-Centred Design
  • Knowledge of Atomic Design, Pattern Libraries and Design Systems
  • Strong interaction design skills
  • Experience designing for mobile apps
  • Understand the principles of responsive design
  • Execute pixel perfect interfaces for developer implementation
  • Create low and high fidelity interactive prototypes
  • Experience with rapid prototyping tools like Adobe XD, Origami, Axure etc or equivalent to build user flows and journeys
  • Knowledge of gathering and evaluating user requirements, card sorts and information architecture
  • Able to run user testing, identify and troubleshoot user experience problems
  • Working knowledge of HTML/CSS

UI / UX Designer - Desirable Skills, Qualifications and Behaviours

  • A degree or qualification in design, digital design or related field
  • Experience implementing and maintaining Design Systems
  • Expert knowledge of HTML/CSS/SASS/JS is an advantage
  • Experience with responsive frameworks like Foundation and Bootstrap

Location: Wokingham, Berkshire
Salary: £40K to £50K
Start: ASAP
Status: Permanent, Full Time

Please make your application for this role to Rainford Berry Ltd.
Ref: IB180103

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