UI / UX | Mobile App Designer (huge potential for career growth)

£40-50k + bonus + ben
Start date:
Posted By:
Sarah Ellis Jones

Job Description:

My client is looking for a detail orientated UI/UX Designer with IOS & Android exp to work in a growing team opportunity. 

You will be a strong Specialist UX/UI Designer with mobile app exp who can contribute to and help shape digital propositions. You will be responsible for User Interface design (and the User Experience) of 17+ apps portfolio. You will have good systems thinking to understand the core purpose of the products before they are then pushed into their respective brands. Your primary goals will be designing the next generation mobile interfaces and handle activities across multiple devices such as iOS and Android platforms. You will be a driven designer who is looking to succeed in your chosen career and be proactive to ensure success. You will be looking to work in a busy, collaborative team environment, mentored by a senior but equally happy to work autonomously. 

Our client is a leading financial services client, based in award winning offices in the heart of London, close to major transport hubs. 

In this role your key accountabilities will include: 

  • Conceptualising, developing, and designing innovative interaction designs, navigation and prototypes of Apps.
  • Developing User Interface designs using knowledge of task flows, functionality requirements, Information Architecture, UI best practice and industry/company native interface standards.
  • Collaborating with internal stakeholders and development teams to ensure that the integrity of the experience is maintained through launch.
  • Clearly communicate User Experience principles and design decisions to stakeholders and project team members.
  • Champion user-centred design and usability principles.
  • Run and facilitate user research activities and present findings back to stakeholders and team members.
  • Help and contribute to workshops and focus group activities.

Skills and Experience

Must have:

  • Strong portfolio showcasing app projects worked on and the results of your work.
  • Expert knowledge in the use of Sketch, InVision, Axure, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Expert knowledge of UX and UI design and the principles when designing for native devices.
  • Confident communication/process skills with solid writing and visual communication skills.
  • Experience with wireframing/prototyping tools to demonstrate your design approach.
  • Experience with iterative testing to validate designs.

Nice to have:

  • Good analytical skills.
  • Understanding of Accessibility standards 
  • Experience working within an Agile team 

If this  sounds like the kind of role that will allow you the next steps in your career please apply with an up to date CV and portfolio of case studies that show your suitability for this role. 

Only shortlisted talent will be contacted. 

You must have the right to work in the UK.