Situated in the heart of Cheltenham lies this well-established and ambitious digital agency that works with a range of clients, many of whom are in the retail, fashion and luxury arena. Very well-funded, they develop a range of products that are mobile/app-based both in the B2B and B2C arena, and due to organic growth, they are now looking for a new Senior UX/UI Designer to join their digital design team.
You will be working alongside a talented team comprising of a UX & Product Design Lead, UX and UI Designers, Web Developers and Digital Project Managers to create bespoke products for some worldwide brands; an innovative team that is pushing boundaries within the digital space, one of their products is a global, groundbreaking new product. With a history of hiring talented individuals and really listening to ideas, this is a company where you can showcase your ideas and they will sit up and take notice as they love people with an entrepreneurial spirit and who are problem solvers.
The growth of their business means that they are now looking to support the team with further expansion for their UX/UI team with a brand new role for Senior UX/UI Designer to work alongside the other UX and UI Designers in the team and bring new ideas and enthusiasm for digital design and user experience. Working daily on prototyping, wireframing, being involved with user profiling and focus groups and then creating the digital design and user interface, this is a great hybrid role, so good knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, along with good working knowledge of Sketch and ideally, InVision and other digital software knowledge would be advantageous.
Being well funded, they have big budgets to be able to bring your ideas to life, so if you can think it and create it, they can make it a reality. This role would really suit a Digital Designer who wants to strive to push boundaries and use new technologies and be open-minded in how they think and create.
The agency culture is relaxed and flexible; it is a team of passionate digital professionals who love what they do and get inspired by each other or new ways of working. This role would suit a Digital Creative who is engaging and open to collaborating with others and happy to share their knowledge with the team and roll their sleeves up for the good of the team. Having very beautifully designed offices with lots of hi-tech kit and also areas to break out and relax, it’s a very happy team to join and one that has great growth plans for the next 2 years, so the ability to progress and develop within the team is high.
You will have worked for a number of years as a Digital Designer with strong UX/UI skills, either in a creative agency or software company where you are conceptually strong, full of ideas and love all things user experience and user interface. Solving problems comes naturally to you, you like to look at the user journey and see how to make it seamless, whilst not compromising on the design aesthetics. You love all forms of digital design, including app and mobile, working closely with the rest of the digital team on integration projects and delivery.
You will enjoy solving problems and be really interested in new technology, and experience within the retail and e-commerce arena would be advantageous, but not essential. You may have experience within a digital or creative agency, or a software company, or perhaps in-house where you have been instrumental in the UX and UI of the company’s website and mobile applications.
This Senior UX/UI Designer role is commutable from Evesham, Gloucester, Cheltenham, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick, Chipping Norton, Oxford, Worcester, and Stroud. It could even suit a re-locator, perhaps from London, Bristol, Bath or Manchester.