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Senior App Designer (UI / UX)

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Jun 20, 2019

London, zone 1

Permanent

Agent: Sarah E.

Job #: 149015

Salary: £52-73k (+ Bonus £60k - 85k)

Job Description

Senior App Designer (UI/UX)

Our Financial services client, who are achieving huge year on year growth, are looking for a Senior Native App designer to join their team to own the migration of products from web to native apps. You will be experiences as a UI & UX designer and have a portfolio of detailed case studies that show your detailed approach and use of Atomic Tool Kits and Design Systems as well as your structure and process. Your primary goals in this role will be to design the next generation of mobile apps, websites and other mobile interfaces across multiple devices such as iOS and Android platforms. 


This role is weighted slightly more heavily to the UI side of the role (60%) over UX (40%) and you will be confident to present your design at all levels, from C-suite down and be confident to build stakeholder relations across multi disciplined teams and external partners. The apps will be leading the digital strategy with large investment into its success. This role requires a hardworking, motivated and deadline driven individual who advocates user-centred design and uses data and insights to inform their decisions. 

Key Accountabilities 

  • Conceptualise, develop and design innovative interaction designs, navigation and prototypes of the Apps.
  • Develop User Interface designs using knowledge of task flows, functionality requirements, Information Architecture, UI best practice and industry/company native interface standards.
  • Run and facilitate user research activities and present findings back to stakeholders and team members.
  • Working alongside representatives from across the business  and development teams to ensure that the integrity of the experience is maintained through to launch.
  • Clearly articulate user experience recommendations and design decisions to stakeholders and project team members.
  • Customer champion for the digital servicing platform, continually challenging how the offering can be improved from a user centred design and usability perspective.
  • Ownership of customer feedback in relation to UX/UI to ensure any issues are addressed and opportunities are acted upon.


ESSENTIAL | Skills and Experience 

  • Very confident communicator with solid writing and visual communication skills.
  • 5+ years’ experience and a strong portfolio showcasing projects worked on and the results of your work.
  • Expert knowledge in the use of design tools such as Sketch, InVision, Axure, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite and abstract.
  • Expert knowledge of UX and UI design and the principles when designing for native devices.
  • Experience with wireframing/prototyping tools to demonstrate your design approach.
  • Experience with iterative testing to validate design.

If this sounds like an opportunity you would like to explore further and fit the skills and experience that they are looking for please apply today with an up to date CV and portfolio of Case Studies as well as some indication of your current situation. 

 

This role is open to those with the right to work permanently in the UK. No sponsorship available. 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

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