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Senior UI-Product Designer

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Digital, Product and Design

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job functions:

    UX / UI

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £80000 per annum + Healthcare, work abroad

  • Contact:

    Elinor Denney

  • Contact email:

    elinor.denney@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    78418_1654097859

  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-13

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Senior Product Designer (UI-weighted)

Salary: £50k - 80k / year

Location: Remote (option to go into London office and work abroad)

ASAP start

About:

This is a private markets investment platform for sophisticated investors, private banks, and asset managers. Their platform supports professionals investing into private markets, offering best-in-class funds supported by detailed insights & analytics. They are transgressing towards a premium luxury feel for their website. They need a Senior Designer to set the design strategy, build the design system from scratch, and create a fresh look and feel for end-users.

You will be:

👫 Working with a UX-weighted Lead Product Designer and two other designers

🧱 Build the design system from scratch, working on iconographies, colour schemes and fonts

🎤Looking after the end-to-end process, doing hands-on design, and inspiring strategic design approaches

They are looking for a talented Senior UI Designer who is excited to shake up the status quo in private equity markets. They're expanding fast, so they're looking for people who are natural initiative-takers, who bring out the best in others, are brilliant listeners and can grow our business without compromising standards, integrity or culture.

More about the Company

In 2019 they set out to offer individual and smaller institutional investors access to top-tier private equity funds through an easy-to-use digital platform that enables investors to tailor their portfolio. The global private equity space is quickly expanding with net asset value having grown seven-fold since 2002.

About you

  • You must have a strong portfolio with a good case study to showcase work and show skill range

  • Experience using Figma and ideally Sketch

  • Has design system experience, especially building from scratch

  • You have good Branding experience - luxury brands, retail rather than financial services

Other Relevant Experience

  • Excited to craft high-quality visuals that are helpful, useful, modern and holistic

  • Experienced in establishing and maintaining an efficient design system

  • Adept at delivering measurable improvements to user outcomes, user satisfaction engagement and retention

  • Passionate about making complex systems simple and easy to use

  • Comfortable liaising with and presenting to business stakeholders with strong communication skills

  • Able to present your work, give a rationale for your design decisions to clients and take on feedback and critique to further improve your work

  • Proficient at giving effective design feedback to others

  • Well versed in working with multidisciplinary teams, working arm in arm with Product and Development

  • A design advocate, helping the business develop its design maturity

Interview process - 3 stages

  1. Initial call (personality fit / skills)

  2. Front end dev interview

  3. Meet some team members

Company Benefits

  • Likely bonus scheme is 25% in their first year.

  • 28+ 8 days holiday

  • Bupa cover / medical and dental

  • Pension

  • Tech budget, for monitors, laptop etc for home working from home