100 Shapes

Senior UX Designer

Based: London
Level: Senior
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 31 December 2018
Website: 100shapes.com
Job Listing Added: 16 November 2018

The Role

As a Senior UX Designer you will guide the creation of digital products and experiences that have a measurable impact on the quality of people’s working lives. You will manage a team of UX and Visual Designers, while collaborating with our Directors to align our creative vision.

You’ll use your design expertise to develop our product from proposal through to final delivery. You’ll find new and creative ways of best representing 100 Shapes at all stages of engagement with our clients and stakeholders.

You have:
-A design related degree.
-At least 5 years of professional design experience; working on and delivering digital products.
-Strong knowledge of design tools (Sketch, Invision, etc)
-At least two years Agency experience; you understand the client-agency relationship and know how to turn work around.
-Experience leading and coaching junior designers; nothing else makes you feel more productive than guiding others towards successful product delivery.
-A creative and analytical mind; you’re always looking to maximise the efficiency of our team.
-A naturally outgoing nature; you have an ability to form deep, long-lasting relationships with others.
-Impeccable communication; you establish rapport with others quickly and easily and can confidently communicate with designers of all levels.

What You’ll Do
-You’ll attend stakeholder meetings, conceptualising briefs, writing proposals and generating innovative design solutions.
-You’ll outline client, user and technical needs and turn them into project objectives.
-You’ll design digital experiences for apps, websites and many other digital products.
-You’ll mentor more junior members of the team and coach them towards personal growth and career objectives.
-You’ll deliver prototypes are various levels of fidelity.
-You’ll manage the design process; set goals, drive decisions, track issues and create solutions.
-You’ll use your passion to exceed client expectations, inspire co-workers and help us build our design capabilities.
-You’ll take ownership of your work, your team, your product and every design detail.
-You’ll report into the Creative Director regularly, escalating any issues and finding new ways to inspire and push the teams creative abilities.

There are many benefits of joining the 100 Shapes team, including:

  • A beautiful studio space just off Old Street roundabout
  • Monthly stipend towards health and wellbeing
  • A personal learning and development budget
  • Daily breakfast
  • Weekly beer and pizza
  • Regular socials

And an inspiring, ambitious team that will teach you anything from pixel perfect design to the wonders of special relativity.

Diversity and inclusion at 100 Shapes

100 Shapes is committed to using design to make lives better. We believe that diversity helps produce better work and actively hire for cultural growth. We welcome people from all backgrounds.

How to Apply

Please send your CV and Portfolio to [email protected]