Designer (digital & UX/UI)

We’re looking for someone who has a keen eye for great design and the passion to create consistent, well-considered UX.

We're after someone who is confident leading the UX process on a project and creating development ready designs.

About you:

  • You have a passion for consistent and thorough UX & UI design
  • You have an interest and enthusiasm for creating well crafted digital experiences
  • You are interested in creating consistent design systems and interfaces
  • You are confident presenting design solutions through words, sketches and prototypes to anyone and everyone
  • You have a can-do attitude and no problem is too big
  • You are ambitious and always want to learn
  • You use critiques to improve your work
  • You are happy to work collaboratively and in multi-disciplinary teams but also confident to work independently

Skills and experience we’re looking for:

  • Experience in delivering commercial digital design (client side or agency)
  • Minimum 4-5 years’ experience in commercial digital design
  • A thorough understanding of accessibility
  • Ability to help shape and interpret briefs
  • Happy to be part of the client facing team
  • Ability to work on multiple projects with a variety of different outputs
  • Experience running workshops internally and with clients to understand the problem and generate solutions
  • Skills in layout, colour and typography
  • Ability to participate and run workshops to generate ideas
  • Ability to take existing brands and products and push them further
  • Happy to participate and run design critiques and use feedback to improve designs
  • Ability to prototype for testing and stakeholder engagement
  • Ability to create development ready, responsive designs
  • Ability to create and maintain design systems
  • Ability to estimate time and prioritise workload to hit tight deadlines

The role:

You will be comfortable leading projects and supporting more junior members of the team. You will also be happy to work in collaboration with multidisciplinary teams.

This role is permanent and based at our studio in Manchester.

Your day to day will differ but here are a couple of things you might be asked to do:

  • Create personas and other UX artefacts from findings
  • Generate user-journey flows and site maps
  • Work with taxonomies, metadata and labelling schemes
  • Run (or at least be involved in) usability testing sessions to evaluate designs and gather feedback from users
  • Apply user interface design to existing wireframes
  • Design for digital products and services
  • Mid-hi fi prototype depending on the nature of the project
  • Review and ensure consistency and correct application of design systems across different projects
  • Work with developers to ensure consistency in development

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