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UX / UI Designer

Based: Guildford
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 11 April 2019
Website: weare.guru
Twitter: @GuruCareers
Job Listing Added: 12 March 2019

UX / UI Designer


Guildford


An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a smart and talented UX / UI Designer, to join the team of a highly regarded agency with superb credentials and an award-winning portfolio of work. For a creative mind who has excellent design skills and an ability to sail close to the danger-zone both creatively and technically at times, this is the ideal role.


As a boutique award-winning Top 50 design agency, our client punches above their weight and boasts a roster of high profile client work for the likes of Canon, Heathrow, EY, Sony, JPMorgan, RBS, Nespresso, Zurich and Kenwood, as well as numerous niche SMEs. They also work internationally across Europe and South East Asia and have got big ambitions, so they’ll be wanting a UX /UI Designer with solid creative agency experience - ideally across some of their key client sectors - Financial Services, Technology, FMCG and Travel.

You’ll find the team is a diverse bunch brimming with talent. Firing on all cylinders with a culture that not only takes care of their people, but empowers them to deliver career-defining work. All this means they need more brilliant people. People who’ll enthusiastically get stuck in with the next exciting part of their story.


The UX / UI Designer will join a growing team of designers, developers and marketing professionals who ensure their brand-led solutions deliver on style, functionality and results. Whether you are producing original and relevant creative ideas, supporting the overall creative output in the studio, creating Sitemaps / Wireframing based on client discovery meetings, creating engaging digital design for web based on discovery and wireframing activities (Adobe XD, Sketch, Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator) and email / digital advertising campaign assets or collaborating with development teams on prototypes / designs bringing them into live products, you will be absolutely essentially in continuing the inspiring work currently being produced by this talented studio.


In short, it will be your inspiration, flair and creative drive that helps deliver highly innovative and relevant design solutions.


To qualify… You could be a UI / UX Designer, UI UX Designer, User Interface Designer, User Experience Designer, UI Designer, Information Architect, UX Designer or similar, we don't mind, you just need a CV that can demonstrate


• Solid experience gained in a UI / UX Design role;
• A strong portfolio that demonstrates your UI / UX experience;
• Experience of designing responsive, multi-device web interfaces and user flows;
• Experience of wireframes, wireflows, rapid prototyping features and information architecture;
• The ability to use industry standard software (Sketch, InVision etc.);
• The ability to work autonomously and take ownership of projects;
• Knowledge of front-end development (HTML/CSS/JS).


The UX /UI Designer will be based in the Guildford office and will be required to travel to the London office and to client meetings from time to time.


In return you can expect to work in a fun, relaxed, creative and inspiring environment with a bunch of equally talented, ambitious creative types. You will also receive a competitive salary, 25 days holiday a year, pension, company bonus and your birthday off as an extra days holiday.