Digital UI Designer - HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, Photoshop, XD, Illustra

Recruiter
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Location
London
Salary
35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Category
IT, Internet
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is the largest online retailer of premium beauty products in Europe and one of the fastest growing e-tailers in the world. After just 9 years of trading, the company's success is unrivaled within the beauty industry.

They are looking for an experienced and talented UI designer to design and shape unique, user-centric products and experiences.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in agile teams, with developers, designers and copywriters. You will be able to make deliberate design decisions and to translate any given user-experience journey into a smooth and intuitive interaction.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Overseeing production and completion of Design, Coding and all other required steps throughout the system.
Working with the commercial and marketing team to create Content Management System pages.
Be a great team player, experienced in working with agile teams. Ability to collaborate closely with developers, copywriters and UX designers.
Create, improve and use wireframes, prototypes, style guides, user flows, and effectively communicate your interaction ideas using any of these methods.
Present and defend your design decisions. All your design decisions should be based on the overall design roadmap as well as your own design thinking and fundamental designs principles.
Continually keep yourself and your design team updated with the latest changes in your industry's standards.
Identify design problems and devise elegant solutions.
Make strategic design and user-experience decisions related to core, and new, functions and features.
Take a user-centered design approach and rapidly test and iterate your designs.
Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders.
Take smart risks and champion new ideas.

Skills/Qualifications:

Great visual sense, creative flair and an unerring eye for detail.
Minimum of 2 years design experience together with a solid technical comprehension and proven track record.
Excellent communications and interaction skills, including the ability to coordinate workflow between Marketing and Commercial teams.
Consistently demonstrates initiative and is innovative with strong organisational skills.
Strong portfolio to be presented and defended during interview.
Hands-on experience creating wireframes, prototypes, storyboards, user flows, etc.
Experience using tools such as Photoshop, XD, Illustrator, etc.
Good understanding of Front End languages: HTML5, CSS3 Javascript.
Creative ideas with problem solving mindset.
Experience working in an agile/scrum development process.
Be open to receiving objective criticism and improving upon it.
Strong awareness of SEO practices and how they can optimise our search engine results.