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Junior to Mid-weight Product Designer

Junior to Mid-weight Product Designer

eporta

London
  • Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
  • Contract: Full Time
  • Applications close: 7 August 2017
  • Website: www.eporta.com
  • Twitter: @eporta_

Posted on 10 July 2017

Junior to Mid-weight Product Designer at eporta

Start: ASAP
Location: Clerkenwell, London

We are a fast-growing start-up revolutionising the Design Industry. eporta is an online marketplace where architects, interior designers and other businesses can discover high-design furniture, lighting and accessories and purchase directly from suppliers. We work with a wide community of people in over 80 different countries. See our founder in this BBC news clip: www.youtube.com/watch

Follow us on instagram at @eporta and @eporta_overheard

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You are:
An exceptional designer and design thinker, keen to develop a career within a growing team whilst helping to shape the future and direction of the eporta platform.

- Self motivated, enthusiastic, eager to learn, and passionate about what’s right for the user
- Driven to design interfaces that are both functional and beautiful
- Able to break down complex ideas and communicate them simply
- A collaborator confident working in multidisciplinary teams
- Able to manage your time efficiently in a busy, fast-paced start-up environment
- Eager to develop your skills and grow in your role and within the team
- Organised and detail orientated
- Confident questioning and constructively critiquing the status-quo

This is a unique opportunity to make a real impact in a rapid growth business whist learning from our experienced and high performing team. Reporting to the Head of Design, you will be working across UI and UX functions as well as handling general design tasks including print and presentation design.
- Produce user flows, information architecture, sketch wireframes, prototypes, high fidelity mockups, and detailed UI and visual design specifications for multiple devices
- Maintain standards for accessibility and usability across all designs
- Conduct research with users and gather feedback to inform designs
- Help evolve, implement and follow brand guidelines
- Work with the Marketing team to create designs for email and affiliate banners
- Collaborate with the Content team to produce digital assets for social channels
- Assist with the creation of digital assets for both the product and marketing team
- Conceptualise and create print material for events

Your skills and experience:
- An understanding of usability, accessibility and associated best practices, including user centred design, user research working with both qualitative and quantitative data.
- Portfolio of digital product / UX designs with demonstrated experience of end-to-end (hybrid UX and UI) product design
- Proven experience in a Product design, digital design or UX role
- Advanced skills working with Sketch and Invision or Marvel
- Experience working with personas and journey maps
- Competent skills working with Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator and Keynote
- Experience collaborating with developers and tech teams
- An understanding of digital typography and how it's used in digital Product Design
- HTML CSS beneficial but not required

How to Apply

Send an email to sam.foster@eporta.com with the following information:
- Your CV and a link to your portfolio
- Why you’re interested in working with eporta
- Your availability