Mid-Senior UX Designer

Ecommerce

Join a brand where you'll without a doubt have grabbed a coffee in one of their stores, booked one of their hotels or eaten at one of their many restaurants!!

The client

The company

This is one of those huge household UK names – everyone knows them and they’ve become one of the top brands in the country. You’ll without a doubt have grabbed a coffee in one of their stores or booked one of their hotels or eaten at one of their many restaurants!

With offices minutes away from Farringdon in London, they’re also well situated within an incredible digital hub of diverse and unique brands and teams. Not to mention lots of options for lunch!

The team setup

There are 3 main core product areas within the business – Hotels & Restaurants, Native Apps, Business Bookings.

Within each of those product areas is a squad made up of a Product Lead, Product Manager, UX Designer (you!), UI Designer, Developer and more.

UX team = 5 people

  • Led by a seasoned Lead UX Designer who has plenty of experience to learn from

The role

The role & projects

Some key highlights projects include:

  • Cross-platform including Web and Mobile
  • Native mobile app design across iOS, Android and Tablet
  • Improving bookings and offering after sales
  • Ensuring design solutions are driven by evidence from both qualitative and quantitative sources i.e. User Research
  • Product discovery and early concept testing
  • Innovation workshops and Design Sprints
  • Optimising the existing platform
  • Working with commercial partners to improve the customer experience beyond the platforms

You’ll also…

  • Help mentor junior members on the team
  • Suggest and implement best practices and ways of working
  • Work closely with the Lead UX to identify opportunities in the product roadmap

The sky really is the limit here. This isn’t a role where things are done in a certain way all the time. This really is an opportunity for you to work on projects in your own way, experimenting and trying new things.

Culture

  • Work from home 1 day every two weeks
  • Flexible hours i.e. 8-4PM
  • Charitable partnering with Great Ormond Street hospital
  • Collaboration is the biggest part about the digital team. Huge opportunity for learning and development simply from more experienced team members
  • Lead UX Designer; A thoroughbred UX’er with years of experience in the field. Knows how to build the foundation of good UX in a person so brilliant person to learn from and be mentored by
  • Product teams encouraged to spend time together outside of work

The candidate

The candidate

A few key points to consider before applying:

  • You’ll be a UX Designer at the moment with 2 or more years of experience
  • Have some experience of eCommerce
  • Strong stakeholder management ability
  • Exposure to User Research
  • A portfolio of work showcasing some of your work ideally in case studies
  • Native App design experience is a bonus, not essential
  • Axure experience is a bonus, not essential

Interview process

Stage 1: face to face chat with Lead UX Designer (informal chat)

Stage 2: 2-hour face to face, competency based, talk through and end-to-end case study with Lead UX Designer

If you are interested, please apply now or email your CV to vikesh@zebrapeople.com.

Alternatively, please contact us on 07734937185 for further information.