Senior UX Designer required for Sports Technology Agency

Senior UX Designer for Sports Technology Agency in London – £45,000 - £60,000

We are currently recruiting for a UX Designer to join a sports technology agency based in Central London. The agency is expanding their team due to lots of exciting projects in the pipeline. You will be working across desktop, responsive and mobile app design. If you are a talented UX Designer that wants the opportunity to work on fast moving products and designs that will be on the market within a couple of months, this is a great role for you.

The Client

Based in modern open plan offices in Central London, this sports technology agency are very popular in the betting, gaming and sports industry. They produce designs for many of the big names and are renowned for producing innovative designs. You will be given a full induction into the industry, gain expert knowledge and also have a Senior UX Designer who will mentor and train you along the way. This is a collaborative role where you will be working alongside talented designers and developers.

The agency work to produce both designs and content for the key players in their industry so you will be working on a wide variety of projects. The company also benefits from having a large audience reach, targeting thousands of users every day. The office is a relaxed and adult environment with a heavy sports loving culture.  The work is fast paced with a chance to get really involved with projects and meeting clients and stakeholders. Within the company hard work is recognised and rewarded, with plenty of opportunities for development and career progression.

The Role as Senior UX Designer

You will be working on various products, with a focus on mobile app design. You will benefit from learning and developing from their mentoring and support. Projects tend to be data driven and there is a focus on interface design. Due to the highly competitive nature of the gaming industry, clients are willing to invest in new designs in order to encourage innovation. For example you may be given the brief to design a new sports betting app that will have updates in real time.

Key Responsibilities

  • Meeting with clients and gathering business requirements
  • Producing user journeys based on user needs
  • Delivering wireframes
  • Designing clickable prototypes
  • Presenting UX designs back to client

The Candidate

The agency is looking for a pro-active and innovative UX designer who wants to work in a fast paced agency and see designs through from conception to delivery. You must be able to think outside the box as you will be given challenging and abstract briefs from clients. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in an exciting industry where you will be faced with lots of complex design challenges.

Key Requirements

  • Experience of producing wireframes
  • Prototyping with Axure
  • Ability to work independently on projects
  • Degree in a related field
  • Technical background may be considered if you have some UX commercial experience