Mid-weight UI Designer - The Unit

BRIGHTON

Closing date: 06/12/2018

2018 is an exciting time for us. For over a decade we’ve helped everyone from startups to the world's biggest companies design and build digital products that are simple, beautiful and easy to use. To do this we need your talent, so we’re looking to expand our dynamic and creative team.

You’ll enjoy a competitive salary, a great team and the chance to work on exciting projects for high-profile brands.

So if you think we can put your talents to work, please get in touch.

Job Description:

 

We’re looking for a mid-weight UI Designer with a genuine passion for digital design, brand and technology to join our multi-disciplinary team. Based in our sunny studio you’ll be collaborating with a team of UI/UX Designers and developers. We need someone with a hands-on approach and the ability to visualise a project's essence, taking it from initial idea to a brilliantly crafted execution.

You’ll hit the ground running and work closely with clients from day one, working across multiple projects to meet clients' strategic business objectives. You’ll design digital products for global brands and will have the confidence to articulate your ideas to internal and external stakeholders.

 
Skills Range:

 

We would love you to have:

At least 2 years’ agency experience, with a portfolio that showcases your branding and visual design across responsive, interactive experiences in various digital platforms

  • A good understanding of designing intuitive site functionality, interaction, site architecture, user interfaces, and navigation
  • A solid understanding of User Experience design, wireframing, prototyping and user-centred design processes
  • A good awareness of new digital trends and technology
  • An extensive knowledge of Sketch, and Adobe suite essentials
  • The ability to collaborate at a whiteboard or on paper with other creatives
  • The ability to work within existing brand guidelines, but also the capacity to think differently and be able to challenge existing design patterns, when required
  • Excellent communication and client-facing skills, with the confidence to actively contribute to design workshops with clients

 

Bonus skills (great to have, but not essential)

 

  • Other digital design/technical skills such as motion graphics, 3D video
  • Design for accessibility knowledge
 
Person Specification:

 

You’ll be passionate about design with a keen eye for detail and an interest in new technologies. You’ll value your personal development, so we’ll provide you with an annual training budget to spend on what really interests you and helps you to flourish.

A creative thinker with a strong work ethic, you’ll share our positive attitude and enthusiasm for learning. You’ll take part in regular Innovation Days and knowledge sharing sessions, so we really get to know what you're passionate about. You’ll also get the chance to take these ideas to the next level with leading-edge projects and new technology.

There are no lone wolves in our pack; we’re looking for a team player who can build rapport quickly. You’ll be working collaboratively with talented, creative colleagues and interesting clients who we see as partners, not just customers.

We’re a friendly bunch; whether it's beer o'clock on a Friday, regular socials, getting involved with our exciting digital events or joining us for our legendary summer jollies, you’ll get to know everyone really quickly.

So if you think we can put your talents to work, please get in touch.

 
Key Area: Design/Creative 27-1024.00Design/Creative
Attendance: Full-Time
 
Additional Information:
  • Competitive salary
  • Modern offices in the heart of Brighton
  • Generous personal development budget to invest in your career
  • Weekly knowledge-shares and skills swap
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Friendly, sociable team
  • Friday beers and regular socials
  • Childcare vouchers, bike to work scheme
 
 

No agencies please

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