Lead User Experience Designer

COINS | WorldWide | 9 months ago

UnknownUnknownAdvanced (5-10 years)Advanced (5-10 years)Long-termLong-termOver 30 hrs/wkOver 30 hrs/wk

If you're an analytical and creative designer who is able to grasp user needs and solve problems, and you have a strong portfolio of successful UX/UI design and other technical projects where you've played a leading role, this may be the perfect opportunity for you to take your career to the next level with a rapidly growing organization.

In this role you will be an integral part of the Group Design team responsible for a wide variety of UX Design Tasks. You will work closely with colleagues and external suppliers to ensure high UX design standards are maintained and tight deadlines met. You will be encouraged to bring ideas to the table, taking a proactive role to support business growth while enabling you to develop your career.

Ultimately, our mission is to make our products more user-friendly and intuitive to attract and retain customers. You will work with teams across the organization, including Sales and Marketing, Engineering, Product Management, media, PR and senior executives. Although you will be required to work independently, you will also spend your time working collaboratively with our multidisciplinary team to craft beautifully designed products.

Requirements:

• Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design, Computer Science, Usability Engineering or similar

• Motion graphics, web design languages and frameworks knowledge/experience, highly desirable.

• 7 + years proven experience as a UX Designer, UI Designer, with experience being the lead designer on projects.

• Basic understanding of the Design Thinking methodology

• Strong portfolio of design projects

• Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture

• Proficient in design software (e.g. Sketch, Zeplin, InVsion, UXPin, Balsamiq)

• Knowledge of HTML/CSS; JavaScript is a plus

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

• Exceptional attention to detail and ability to prioritise jobs and multi-task.

• Ability to follow directions, listen and receive constructive feedback.

• Proficiency is required with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint Design, Basic Video Editing, Multi-Media Presentations, Sketch , InVision, Zeplin.