UI Designer for Cutting Edge Design Consultancy

UI Designer for Cutting Edge Design Consultancy in London – £50,000-£60,000

This role is an amazing chance to join an established European consultancy with an outstanding reputation spanning 40 years. Working across multiple sectors, offering ongoing training and a great work/life balance- this is an opportunity not be missed!

The Client

Established in Switzerland in the 60’s, our client is serious about innovation, and developing smart and intelligent ideas. They are experts in software development and consultancy services, boasting 10 offices in the UK & Europe and over 700 staff. They work across multiple sectors such as finance, medicine and telecoms orchestrating massive digital transformations for their high profile clients.

They have worked on a wide range of innovative projects such as SmartHome, a product which enables the control of all of a home’s heating and electrical equipment online. Working in an Agile framework, they were responsible for configuring the software for the project through conceptualising, testing, and also working with third party companies. Other projects include working with pioneering apps, DNA sampling software, and railway maintenance software.

Team work and training is a top priority- both within the team and with their customers. Employees are given a generous training allowance for work related and unrelated courses, and progression is actively encouraged. Through this, most employees have a specialist niche, and therefore deliver exceptional service and solutions to their customers.

Work life balance is important factor in producing the (Swiss) high quality work our Client is known for, and as a result flexible working hours are encouraged. The maximum working week is 42.5 hours, overtime is not expected and you can pick and choose your working hours throughout the week!

The Role as UI Designer

The role of UI Designer is a great chance to grow both professionally and personally, as it offers you the opportunity to learn in an Agile and multi-disciplinary, team with a holistic view of the project and the customer’s needs. It also offers the chance to build on your already substantial knowledge of multiple skill sets, such as UI and development.

Day to day duties will be working on projects ranging anywhere from 2 weeks to 18 months. You will utilise premium communication skills to conceptualise, test and launch software solutions that meets and exceeds customer’s expectations.

The Candidate

You will be an intelligent design craftsperson, who is keen to develop specialist skills in the digital sector. You will ideally have hybrid skills in multiple areas of design, such as UX or development- and enthusiastic to learn more!

As well as the above, you will also possess:

  • Extensive experience of multi-platform, responsive interaction design (web and mobile)
  • Experience in user testing methodologies
  • Fantastic HTML, CSS and Javascript skills
  • Ability to demonstrate your ideas visually through prototypes
  • Ability to question customers to gain maximum insight to their needs
  • Great communication and team-work skills
  • Proactive, not reactive- you get things done!

If this sounds like you, apply with your CV and Folio!