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Designer

  • Location:

    Edinburgh

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Josh Ryder

  • Contact email:

    jryder@headresourcing.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH35063_1624980495

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-29

  • Client:

    ClientDrop

Designer (UI/UX)
£40,000 - £55,000

Head Resourcing is currently recruiting for an exceptionally talented Designer who is looking to work for an exciting start-up that is bringing a transformational product to the market. Our client is a customer-led business that is creating a tool that generates tangible value for all, supported by an executive team with a passion for helping people and a proven track record of creating successful online communities and digital ventures. They are recruiting for a talented and passionate Designer to work closely with their product owner and development team to improve their app, website, co-branded and white labelled sites as well external communication assets. This is an all-encompassing design role where the successful applicant will have a significant voice on decisions made and be expected to suggest improvements rather than work to pre-defined briefs.

The company is well-funded and has an exceptional executive team, they already have a strong pipeline of business and excellent c-level network. If you are currently working as a UI/UX Designer and would consider an exciting new opportunity it would be great to have a chat, this opportunity is one of the best on the market and has the potential for the right individual to become a key member of our clients growing team.

Responsibilities:
*Interaction and visual design: They need someone who has design skills, and can use them to improve their app, website, co-branded and white-labelled sites, external communications, etc. (You will have an opportunity to improve virtually everything they do.)
*Product Discovery: collaborate with the product and delivery teams to figure out how the product can be improved.
*Holistic User Experience: You will improve the overall user experience, as well as look for ways to make it stickier and more useful to people; thus, you will need to have a mind for creating a user experience that really hooks people and motivates them to act.
*Prototyping and User Testing: you and Product will be putting prototypes in front of actual users to find out what they think.

Required Skills:
*Previous experience in a UI / UX position.
*The ability to work under your own direction and set the tone in terms of design tools.
*Experience sketching wireframes and building prototypes.
*Strong experience in the Adobe creative suite.
*The ability to work with a growing team to create products for end users and corporate clients.
*You should have an eye for detail and be able to critique our clients current customer experience, working with the team to propose and implement changes.
*They want people with a start-up mindset - you should be flexible, creative, and interested in new things.

Desirable:
*You will have experience in a SAAS environment.

This is an exciting opportunity to come in and take ownership over UI/UX Design for an already successful start-up based in Edinburgh. If you think this sounds like you and you are keen to be involved in end-to-end design please do apply for a confidential chat to find out more!