UI Designer

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight, Junior
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 28 December 2018
Website: ucreate.it
Twitter: @ucreate_
Job Listing Added: 28 November 2018

About ucreate:

We do it because we have an appreciation for the finer products in life. We are fanatical about everything startup and excited by the journey that entails. Beginning with an idea and witnessing its progression fuels us with pride and hunger. Our products succeed because of our passion, energy and drive. It doesn’t just happen by chance.

In our simplest form we create startups that might otherwise not exist. We just can't get enough of empowering our founders to solve real problems with clever solutions. We live and breathe agile development and specialise in getting their startup to market in under 90 days (we work with enterprise too!). We also love to get up close and personal with our founders so we help them across the board with product guidance, business strategy, marketing campaigns, legal advice, future finance, you name it!

If you love working in a fun, vibrant office then look no further! No two days are the same and that's exactly how we like it. Table tennis and drinks are regulars in the office and there is always something going on. We like to socialise outside of work too, if that’s your thing! Working hours are flexible as long as you meet your targets.

We are looking for incredibly talented individuals with a desire to be part of revolution rather than a number on the payroll. We are immersed in tech startups so if you have some experience that would be a great start! We consider all levels of experience so if you feel like you’re up for the challenge get in touch!

Still interested? Let's see what the role entails!


The fun stuff you’ll actually be doing:

Crafting beautifully executed designs across multiple products in a variety of industries
Taking full ownership of the product brand and visual styles
Creating breathtaking experiences across many platforms and devices
Establishing best practices for user interactions to ensure consistently high quality
Planning and running collaborative workshops alongside clients to understand real user needs
Developing information architecture, sitemaps and content recommendations
Collaborating with multiple stakeholders to define and implement innovative design solutions
Shaping the culture of a fast growing company which is always pushing the boundaries

What we need and what you have:

A track record of delivering best-in-class design solutions with clear rationale behind them
Knowledge of creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and sitemaps
An ability to interpret, follow and create design guidelines and principles for multiple platforms
Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
Confidence when dealing with customer and internal feedback in an empathetic manner
Resourcefulness to cope with difficulties and provide originality when under pressure
An approachable facilitator who can communicate and engage with wide audiences
Experience working in an agile environment using Scrum and Kanban methodologies
Skilled in Sketch and proficient in Adobe tools such as PhotoShop & Illustrator

Why you’ll love us:

You’ll actually be part of something amazing (we build great startups!)
Mentorship is a given so you'll actually learn something
Imagine more opportunities than you can shake a stick at and that's about right
You have full autonomy over your efforts (so give yourself a real challenge)
No one at ucreate is too ‘senior’ to give their time or speak with you
We listen to your ideas and empower you to impact the direction of real products
Satisfaction is guaranteed if you work as hard as your CV says you do

How to Apply

Please send your CV / portfolio link to [email protected] Or apply directly via our website (ignore Poland as it is a London role): ucreate.it/careers/designer