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UI/UX Designer

Role: UI/UX Designer

Location: Reading

Salary: £45-55k

Start Date: ASAP

Our Reading based client, a European leader in their field, is currently looking for a UI/UX Designer to join them on a permanent basis as part of a major transformation journey they are embarking on. This role will form part of their Digital Product team, a group dedicated innovators and digital engineers who will support this transformation and you will work alongside the User Experience Team Manager, Product Owners and software development teams to develop UI designs for multi-platform products.

Typical responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborate with Business Representatives, Product Management and Engineering teams to define and implement innovative solutions for the

product direction, visuals, and experience

  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineers

  • Conceptualise original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design challenges

  • Present and explain designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive-level stakeholders

  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices, and standards

  • Deep dive into existing user interactions and evaluate feedback

  • Own and maintain digital design guidelines, design system and user guides

Experience required:

  • Demonstrable experience in UI design across a variety of digital platforms, industries and target customer groups and business models

(e.g. B2C, B2B, B2B2C)

  • Experience in creating wireframes, and interactive prototypes supported by a strong digital design portfolio

  • Proficiency in Adobe XD, Photoshop, Illustrator, FIgma and/or other visual design and wireframing tools

  • Working knowledge of Content Management Systems like Contentful, Sitecore,WordPress and Drupal.

  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for rapid prototyping

  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction

  • Up-to-date with the latest UI/UX trends, techniques and technologies

  • Ability to present your designs and sell design solutions to various stakeholders

  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively

  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process

  • Must have a strong verbal and written communication.

If this role sounds of interest and you would like further information, please respond with an up to date copy of your CV for consideration.