UX Designer Required for Innovation Hub

UX Designer for Innovative insurance incubator in London – Up to £60,000 plus London weight & Benefits

This is a truly unique opportunity to work within a creative hub for a FTSE 250 company, this role gives you the freedom and creativity you would expect with a top agency however comes with a great benefits and work to life culture.

The Client

I am looking for a UX designer to work with one of Europe’s leading insurance, savings and investment products providers. With a global reach of over 25million users this is a chance to get your work seen and can make a real difference to the usability of a product used daily by millions. The client is now looking to expand and want to bring new creative talent into their innovation hub to build next generation products that will be disruptive to the insurance industry. This client not only boosts being one of the top innovative companies to work for, they also have a creative hub based in London where UX designers are encouraged to think outside the box and create interesting and fluent designs. This role not only comes with a competitive salary, it offers a fantastic benefits package including a top class pension scheme.

The Role as UX Designer

As a UX designer your main focus will be working on both the native app and responsive website that is currently undergoing a huge digital transformation. You will working within a collaborative team to solve problem and communicate ideas to inspire your peers and captivate users. This role requires a UX designer who is confident working across the full cycle from conceptualization to producing hi fidelity prototypes. To be successful in this role you will need to be a team player who is comfortable both working independently with self-direction as well in an agile fashion with the rest of the design team.

The Candidate

An idea candidate for this role would have two plus years UX experience for both native apps and web applications preferably within a large organization.

Key requirements

  • A working knowledge of HTML, CSS, Rails, JavaScript/JQuery
  • Past experience with user interface design patterns and standard UCD methodologies
  • Strong working knowledge of Axure, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
  • Exceptional design skills, production value and attention to detail