Findmypast

Junior Digital Product Designer

Based: London
Level: Junior
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 25 February 2018
Website: findmypast.co.uk
Job Listing Added: 29 January 2018

Have you always wanted to design products and features which have a measurable, emotional impact on the user? At Findmypast, we make family history products that users love; our mission is to help people discover more about themselves and their ancestors with beautiful products driven by; data, insight and craft.


About the role:


We’re looking for an ambitious, eager-to-grow Product Designer to join our expanding design team in London. The role is an opportunity to work in a fast-paced, user-centred design team, and in cross functional delivery teams, passionate about shipping great products.


As a team, we prioritise personal and professional development — we also like to collaborate and learn from each other. It’s a really exciting time to join the Findmypast Design Team – we’re growing, we’re ambitious, and we’re building products that will define the future of family history.


We believe in:


  • The value of great design
  • Putting the customer at the heart of everything we do
  • The value of data, but we aim to be data-informed, rather than data driven
  • We like to work hard, but we like have fun while we’re at it. Happy, motivated teams make better products!


Essential skills and Experience:


  • Experience of shipping product in a fast paced environment
  • Core UX skills: research, testing, wireframing, prototyping
  • Genuine passion for design
  • Experience working in cross functional teams
  • Good communication skills
  • Problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Strong desire to learn and contribute to team culture
  • Positive, can-do attitude
  • Knowledge of Sketch or Adobe CS Suite


Desirable Skills and Experience:


  • Planning and facilitating workshops
  • Prototyping skills: using tools like Invision, Flinto, JustInMind and Marvel
  • HTML/CSS/JavaScript
  • Personal interest in family history
  • Knowledge of modern software delivery frameworks: lean, agile, scrum kanban


We're passionate about building the best Product Design team in London! Please apply now.

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