As a UI Designer, you will assist the creative director and the team in implementing design best practice through UCD, pattern libraries and atomic methodologies.
A UI Designer will…
- Want to be part of a high performing team.
- Work closely with the Creative Director.
- Create pattern libraries and sketch symbols, so that all builds are both user and cost efficient.
- Create stable end to end eCommerce experiences (Shopify and Magento) that easily translate into code and meet client brief.
Our ideal candidate will have…
- Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a product design role.
- Experience in lean and agile work methodologies.
- Have an in-depth knowledge of how your design translates into code.
- Experience using pattern libraries, UCD and atomic structured design methodologies.
- Experience in using Sketch.
A proactive not reactive approach.
- The ability to prototype projects.
- Willingness to dig into details and think strategically whilst also directing and incorporating feedback.
- A strong vocabulary that allows you to be both articulate and rational about your output.
- A solid understanding of user research methods and best practices.
- A portfolio demonstrating all of the above.
Other desirable skills…
- Able to work to deadlines and under pressure.
- Experience working in both an in-house and agency role.
- Have an in-depth understanding of UCD practices.
- Experience in deploying and reporting of CRO tests / experiments.
- Face to face client experience.
- Have worked both as a UX and UI designer.
- Experience in interaction design and the ability to quickly prototype these interactions.
- Front-end code.
- 22 days holiday (+ bank holidays)
- Additional days holiday for each year in service
- Company pension
- Latest & greatest hardware
- Twice yearly appraisals
- Flexible working hours
- Perkbox employee benefits scheme
- Team lunches
- Monthly team breakfast
- Cake on your birthday
- Cycle to work
- Childcare vouchers
- Eyecare vouchers
- Fresh fruit and unlimited tea and coffee
Technologies / Frameworks used at AYKO…
- Magento 1 CE & EE
- Magento 2 OpenSource, Commerce, Commerce Cloud
- UX/UI Tools
- Adobe CC
- Google Hangouts/Meet