Product Designer - Crunch Accounting Ltd

Digital, Media & Technology

Brighton

Closing date: 06/09/2017

Crunch is an award-winning online accountancy firm providing access to bespoke cloud accounting software and unlimited access to a team of experts for a fixed monthly cost of £64.50 +VAT. Our team, consisting of accredited accountants, account managers, developers and designers, is based next to Hove station.

Job Description:

About the role:
We have an exciting opportunity in our Design and User Experience department. We’re looking for an experienced Product Designer who can help us realise our vision taking our software and digital experience to the next level.
You’ll be working with other designers as well as our Product and Engineering teams day-to-day. You’ll work with the business to help distill our vision and understand not just the what but also the why as well as effectively communicating this information across departments and functions.
You’ll gather quantitative and qualitative data to analyse behaviour and use this to help your decision making. Drawing on your visual, UI and interaction design skills, you’ll be able to move from discovery to design with ease. Effectively communicate, purpose, interaction, design metrics and motion to engineering teams while also understanding and evangelizing about the big picture of how the Crunch ecosystem works together. You’ll possess a deep understanding of the Crunch brand and make sure we communicate this through our entire digital experience.

 
Skills Range:

As Product Designer you will be responsible for:
Communication

• Understand the ‘why’ as well as the ‘what’ i.e. Understand business objectives and set the vision for the user experience of products
• Work effectively with product owners, product managers and engineering, to design beautiful but practical solutions.
• Clearly convey ideas and concepts to stakeholders and developers
• Champion our UI patterns and style guides as well as your product
• Be actively involved in planning and estimating tasks
• Feedback and share ideas for process, design and quality improvements
• Liaise with and mentor other design team members to ensure common understanding of tasks and duties
• Liaise with other team members, departments and stakeholders to ensure schedules and tasks are well communicated
• Gather user feedback through testing, insight and open forum, letting them lead the way.

Quality
• Ensure a thorough understanding of product initiatives, company vision and department practice in order to deliver high quality solutions
• Explore User Interface best practice making sure delivery is of the highest standard
• Be familiar with company- wide product team initiatives
• Mentor other team members to ensure consistent representations and patterns
• Offer ideas and improvements to interaction, usability and design tasks.
Core
• A thorough knowledge and understanding of interaction, time, and user behaviour
• Ability to partake in Scrum team processes and knowledge of Agile development
• Understanding of Front End Development
• Visual Design
• Responsive and cross browser design and development
• Usability and accessibility
• Ensure high quality delivery and standards

 

 
Key Area: Design/Creative 27-1024.00Design/Creative
Attendance: Full-Time
 
 

No agencies please

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