At Oak we pride ourselves on hiring great people and providing an amazing workplace culture for everyone. We know how important it is that you feel trusted, encouraged and supported throughout your career that's why at Oak we place a huge emphasis on people, making sure that you as an employee are given everything that you need to thrive in your new role. From growth and development, to making sure that your voice, ideas and opinions are heard - we value our staff as individuals and recognize all contributions as a critical element to our wider success.
Right now is an incredibly exciting time to join Oak. We're growing rapidly and expanding into a variety of exciting new areas. Recognised as one of the UK's best intranet providers, we work with some of the best known household brands including Aldi, Five Guys, Boohoo and more. We know that with great progress comes a need to hire even more great people. So, If you want an exciting and rewarding career with one of the North East's fastest growing software companies, we want to hear from you.
Ideally, you'll have a good grasp of User Experience (UX) and an eye for clean and creative digital design. You will be able to work to deadlines, translating high-level requirements into interaction flows and wireframes and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional designs.
You'll work with our Brand Design Manager and other Brand Designers, but also lead on projects yourself, working with directly customers to design their employee engagement platforms, taking briefs, creating wireframes and helping them implement and launch your ideas.
As part of our Marketing team, you'll also help promote Oak through our website and other marketing materials.Requirements
- Proven work experience as a Digital Designer, with a strong portfolio
- Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
- Proficiency in Photoshop, XD, Sketch or other equivalent visual design tools - the more the better!
- Experience in creating wireframes, storyboards and user flows
- A good understanding of HTML and CSS
- Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
- Up-to-date with the latest digital trends, techniques and technologies
- JQuery and HTML knowledge
- BA/BS Degree in related subject
- Macbook and iPhone
- Unlimited holidays
- Fitness/Wellness subsidy
- Vitality Health Insurance for you and your family
- Social events
How We're Operating Through COVID
As a Company, we are currently all working remotely full time. We will arrange to onboard you remotely and any equipment will either be shipped to you or we will arrange a COVID safe visit for you to collect equipment from our office.
At Oak Engage, we ask that all candidates must be within commuting distance of Newcastle city centre. We feel that our people are a massive part of what makes our culture so dynamic, vibrant and exciting. We've always been big believers in pushing positivity, growth and inclusivity at Oak. Because of this, we want all of our employees to experience firsthand what it's like to be part of one of the North East's best workplaces. Whilst we are rapidly expanding and recruiting for a lot of new opportunities over the coming months, we're determined to retain our fantastic culture and keep people at the heart of what we do.
Hear more from employees in this department and what it's like to work at Oak
"Oak Engage have encouraged me to explore different areas of my field which has enabled me to grow and learn as a designer. The values and culture of the company are unmatched and has given me the freedom and flexibility of balancing my work and home life. I couldn't recommend a better place to work."Sarah Oxley - Brand Designer