Web & Digital Designer


Ref: 219Monday 17 January 2022

£23-28,000 per annum (negotiable), plus pension

*Would you welcome the opportunity to push forward our customer's Web / Digital / UI Design projects,  delivering exceptional results to help further enhance their business solutions?
*Are you enthusiastic and passionate about first-class web & digital design,  searching for the next challenging step in your career?

Should you feel that this might be the right challenge for you right now,  or if you'd like a chat to find out about other similar opportunities,  then please do contact Ieuan Savage to find out more.

Web Designer, Digital Designer, UI / UX Designer
Adobe Creative Cloud, UI / UX Design, Javascript, HTML, CSS 

We feel that this exciting new position will require someone who can provide creative guidance,  graphic and web design skills,  as well as strategic thinking to our customer's exciting portfolio of projects.  You will be responsible for ensuring outstanding user experience and the styling of front-end systems for customers across a broad range of projects.  We feel that this will need exceptional passion for design and there could also be scope to build their own Design team for the business over a period of time.

Working alongside an experienced Software Development team,  you will have input into all stages of the development lifecycle from requirements definition through to delivery.  Working across our customer's product suite,  you will be tasked with applying your knowledge and exceptional design skills across a varied range of projects for customers in the UK and internationally.

To make your working week as exciting as possible,  we believe that you would be responsible for some of the tasks and responsibilities below:
*managing various creative projects from inception to delivery - this will include tasks such as creating / answering briefs, user and design research, idea development, presentation of ideas, highly polished design and delivery within strict deadlines.
*creating visual assets for use in new and existing web applications.
*maintaining HTML and CSS across new and existing software products.
*focusing on the needs of the user and advocate on their behalf at all times.
*assisting in the creation of innovative, consistent and easy to use interfaces across our customer's product suite.
*producing static designs, wireframes and functional prototypes to guide the development of new features.

To prove successful within this exciting opportunity,  we anticipate that you will have some of the following experience and knowledge:
*previous commercial experience within a Web / Digital / UI Designer position within technically complex projects.
*ideally have experience of working in a Design function within a Software Development business.
*design-related degree or equivalent or significant related work experience.
*experience creating web optimised visuals to support front-end requirements.
*experience designing and implementing responsive web and mobile application layouts in HTML, CSS and Javascript.
*experience designing web / mobile compatible layouts.
*previous exposure to designing user interfaces.
*excellent knowledge of brand identity systems, typography, layout, UI, UX, and iconography to develop layouts, visual treatments and user-focused design.
*knowledge of utilising user research and testing methods to elicit actionable data.
*some knowledge of software development environments (C# / ASP.NET preferred) would be highly beneficial.
*creative with commercial awareness.

Technically,  we believe that the successful applicant might have some of the following skills:
*experience with Adobe Creative Cloud applications,  such as Photoshop and Illustrator.
*strong experience of HTML, CSS and Javascript authoring.
*UI design within an Agile development environment.
*an understanding of UX and User-Centred Design principles.
*experienced with Axure, Balsamiq, UX Pin or other wireframing tools.
*the ability to communicate effectively both with users and developers.
*knowledge of industry-standard design tools.

We feel that this is such an exciting opportunity to play a leading role in enhancing our customer's user experience and user journeys.  We’re hiring now, so to find out more,  or if you’re a Web & Digital Designer and would like further details to assess if this might indeed be the right role for you, please click ‘Apply' now or contact Ieuan Savage for more details.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary / contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

IT Sector
CF11 6PS
£23-28,000 per annum,  Plus Bonus & Pension