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HyperJar Limited

Junior UI Designer

Job Added: 17 February 2020
Applications Close: 18 March 2020
Level: Junior
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Website: hyperjar.com
Twitter: @hyperjarapp

Company Overview

HyperJar is a well-funded ambitious young fintech startup based in WeWork Paddington, on a mission to rewrite the rules of how people grow, control and enjoy their money in a digital world.

We are a two-sided marketplace for consumers and merchants. We look a lot like a neobank from the consumer’s perspective as we have our own app and MasterCard, but with a Merchant ecosystem that delivers a powerful and dynamic way to make offers to consumers.

We soft-launched in the summer of 2019 ahead of a planned full launch in April 2020.

Role Overview

We’re looking for a talented UI designer with a sharp eye for design, a passion for mobile applications and a proactive self-starter, who will work with the Lead Product Designer, developers and copywriters. You will be able to make deliberate design decisions and create a smooth and intuitive User Interface from given wire-frames, designs or prototypes.

Key Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of the user interface for our iOS and Android mobile apps
  • Create, improve and use wire-frames, prototypes, style guides, user flows, and effectively communicate your interaction ideas using any of these methods.
  • Implement good design practices and patterns
  • Present and defend your design decisions.

Experience Required

  • Some experience working in a fast-paced, mobile-first UX environment is preferable
  • Experienced in high-fidelity layer-based prototyping tools (such as Principle) and building prototypes with realistic transitions and sample data
  • Experience managing and creating pixel-perfect design components
  • Previous experience working in a product-led team and understanding what makes this work is preferable
  • Proven knowledge of designing specifically for Android and iOS using native elements and adjusting the design appropriately to reflect the device

Skills & Knowledge

  • Expert with all aspects of working with Sketch
  • Proficient in using Zeplin for uploading assets, screens and complete flows for iOS and Android
  • Open to receiving objective criticism from key stakeholders and improving upon your work
  • Highly skilled in creating, developing and using UI pattern libraries and design systems for apps
  • Experience with animation capable prototyping tool such as Proto.io, Framer, Flinto or Principle
  • Ability to clearly convey information to a broad array of technical and non-technical audience
  • Cares about promoting financial literacy and wellness to a broad population
  • Strong portfolio of work which will be presented during interview
  • Experience with understanding the needs and requirements of key stakeholders and ensuring that the design meets these requirements.

How to apply

Apply by emailing your CV, Cover Letter and Portfolio Link to [email protected]