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UX/UI Designer

  • Location:

    Bristol

  • Sector:

    Digital, Product and Design

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job functions:

    UX / UI

  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonuses, flexible work from home

  • Contact:

    Elinor Denney

  • Contact email:

    elinor.denney@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    79098_1655984301

  • Published:

    4 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-04

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Senior UI/UX Designer

Location: Hybrid / flexible wfh (Bristol office but they're happy with remote workers)

ASAP start

About the company

This is an e-commerce firm providing personalised products for family and friends. They are looking for an innovative Senior App UI/UX Designer to join their entrepreneurial digital team. Investment in app and customer experience is key to their future success and they're always looking for new opportunities. With this kind of freedom to innovate, now's a great time to join!

What you'll be doing

  • Work on their mobile app, developing new screens, features and interactions
  • Build and lead a team of UI designers taking a data led approach to design
  • Lead the creation of designs concepts, through to deliverable solutions, for responsive mobile apps
  • Lead the design of user experience based on customer research insights and analytics, delivering design solutions
  • Create a consistent experience across their app, ensuring that it reflects the values and personality of the brand
  • Maintain their design system and documentation of journeys, interaction patterns and specifications
  • Facilitate the discovery and ideation process, helping to define the themes and opportunities that drive informed design decisions
  • Work closely with the research and technical leads to evaluate designs and ensure usable by the broadest of audiences

What you'll have

  • Experience of leading design projects from conception to delivery and collaborating within a multidisciplinary team
  • Previous experience of mobile first or native app design (IOS & Android)
  • Experience in translating quantitative and qualitative research and business requirements into effective design solutions across native apps
  • Demonstrable mastery of user experience, interaction and visual design
  • Ability to visualise designs through lo and hi fidelity sketches, storyboards, mockups and prototypes
  • Ability to produce user journeys, flow diagrams, wireframes, sitemaps, functional specifications, guidelines and client facing documentation
  • Expertise in usability and accessibility best practices
  • Experience of applying and translating brand guidelines into product experiences and maintaining the supporting design systems
  • Ideally expertise in both lab and remote usability testing
  • Expert user of a wide range of digital tools for conceptualising, designing and prototyping e.g. Adobe CS, Sketch, Invision, Principle, Miro etc…
  • Experience of working with Agile Methodologies
  • Good stakeholder management experience, able to rationalise design decisions to others

What you'll need to show

  • Customer focus - Keep customer at the heart of all you do
  • Drive for results - Tenacity for ambitious and competitive results delivered with pace
  • Value our people - Respect and value our people in an honest, open environment
  • Accountability - Personal responsibility for actions and deliver what you say you will