Mid-senior​ ​UX/UI​ ​Designer

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Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
22 Nov 2017
Closes
20 Dec 2017
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Graphics
Job Functions
Designer

Mid-senior​ ​UX/UI​ ​Designer​ 

November​ ​2017    

Crab​ ​is​ ​one​ ​of​ ​the​ ​country’s​ ​leading​ ​creative​ ​agencies,​ ​based​ ​in​ ​the​ ​heart​ ​of​ ​Shoreditch,​ ​it  produces​ ​digital​ ​solutions​ ​for​ ​a​ ​wide​ ​range​ ​of​ ​clients.​ ​We​ ​are​ ​a​ ​lively​ ​and​ ​friendly​ ​team,​ ​who  love​ ​working​ ​collaboratively​ ​and​ ​we’re​ ​looking​ ​for​ ​a​ ​talented​ ​new​ ​designer​ ​with​ ​great​ ​digital  expertise​ ​that​ ​inspires​ ​those​ ​around​ ​them​ ​to​ ​raise​ ​the​ ​bar​ ​and​ ​produce​ ​exceptional​ ​and  groundbreaking​ ​work.    

As​ ​a​ ​mid-senior​ ​UX/UI​ ​Designer​ ​you’ll​ ​need​ ​to​ ​have​ ​a​ ​deep​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​UX​ ​and  designing​ ​for​ ​the​ ​web​ ​as​ ​well​ ​as​ ​a​ ​strong​ ​flair​ ​for​ ​visual​ ​design.​ ​You​ ​will​ ​be​ ​fully​ ​immersed​ ​in  projects,​ ​from​ ​discovery,​ ​to​ ​delivery,​ ​whilst​ ​providing​ ​support​ ​to​ ​the​ ​rest​ ​of​ ​the​ ​design​ ​team.  You’ll​ ​understand​ ​that​ ​good​ ​design​ ​is​ ​about​ ​asking​ ​the​ ​right​ ​questions​ ​before​ ​tackling​ ​a  problem​ ​and​ ​that​ ​design​ ​is​ ​always​ ​a​ ​collaboration.    

Although​ ​you’ll​ ​be​ ​mostly​ ​championing​ ​UX​ ​within​ ​the​ ​team​ ​there​ ​will​ ​be​ ​some​ ​call​ ​for​ ​you​ ​to  get​ ​involved​ ​in​ ​some​ ​of​ ​the​ ​UI​ ​/​ ​content​ ​design​ ​work​ ​that​ ​comes​ ​through​ ​the​ ​studio.    

Required​ ​Skills  

  • Working​ ​through​ ​product​ ​design​ ​projects​ ​from​ ​pitching​ ​and​ ​discovery​ ​to​ ​delivery  
  • Ability​ ​to​ ​determine​ ​the​ ​most​ ​appropriate​ ​research​ ​strategy​ ​to​ ​solve​ ​a​ ​client’s​ ​UX  issues  
  • A​ ​deep​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​the​ ​limitations​ ​and​ ​emerging​ ​advancements​ ​in​ ​web​ ​design 
  • Comfortable​ ​with​ ​structuring​ ​a​ ​compelling​ ​pitch​ ​deck​ ​and​ ​presenting​ ​to​ ​work​ ​clients  
  • Able​ ​to​ ​help​ ​to​ ​guide​ ​the​ ​junior​ ​team​ ​members​ ​through​ ​best​ ​practices​ ​in​ ​UX​ ​and​ ​web  design  
  • Demonstrable​ ​experience​ ​in​ ​responsive​ ​web​ ​design  
  • Creating​ ​detailed​ ​handovers​ ​and​ ​testing​ ​responsive​ ​websites  
  • Comfortable​ ​leading​ ​a​ ​creative​ ​discussion​ ​or​ ​design​ ​critique​ ​session  
  • Comfortable​ ​presenting​ ​work​ ​to​ ​clients  
  • Excellent​ ​written​ ​and​ ​verbal​ ​communication​ ​skills    

Tools​ ​you’ll​ ​be​ ​expected​ ​to​ ​work​ ​with:  

  • Photoshop  
  • Illustrator  
  • Sketch  
  • Invision  
  • Trello  
  • Google​ ​Docs  
  • Google​ ​Slides    

Benefits  

This​ ​is​ ​a​ ​great​ ​opportunity​ ​for​ ​for​ ​someone​ ​to​ ​develop​ ​into​ ​a​ ​more​ ​senior​ ​role​ ​in​ ​a​ ​company  that​ ​sees​ ​design​ ​as​ ​the​ ​driving​ ​force​ ​of​ ​its​ ​business.   

Crab​ ​offers​ ​a​ ​wide​ ​range​ ​of​ ​benefits​ ​including:    

  • A​ ​great​ ​place​ ​to​ ​work,​ ​right​ ​in​ ​the​ ​heart​ ​of​ ​Shoreditch  
  • 23​ ​days​ ​holiday​ ​(plus​ ​Bank​ ​Holidays)​ ​rising​ ​to​ ​25​ ​days​ ​after​ ​2​ ​years  
  • Contributory​ ​Pension​ ​Scheme  
  • Season​ ​Ticket​ ​Loan  
  • Childcare​ ​Vouchers  
  • Frequent​ ​Staff​ ​Outings  
  • We​ ​promote​ ​training​ ​&​ ​development  
  • We​ ​regularly​ ​score​ ​10/10​ ​in​ ​Staff​ ​surveys​ ​as​ ​a​ ​great​ ​environment​ ​to​ ​work​ ​in  
  • A​ ​fully​ ​stocked​ ​fridge!    

Please​ ​include​ ​links​ ​to​ ​your​ ​portfolio​ ​and​ ​up​ ​to​ ​date​ ​CV.   Applications​ ​to​ ​be​ ​submitted​ ​by​ ​28th​ ​November​ ​with​ ​interview​ ​w/c​ 04.12.  

Please​ ​reference​ ​your​ ​application​ ​with​ ​CUXO3​ ​and​ ​indicate​ ​your​ ​current​ ​salary​ ​and​ ​notice  period.       

For​ ​internal​ ​evaluation​ ​reference     

Key​ ​portfolio​ ​indicators:  

  • Any​ ​e-commerce​ ​experience.  
  • Case​ ​studies​ ​that​ ​demonstrate​ ​the​ ​level​ ​of​ ​research​ ​and​ ​design​ ​thinking​ ​involved.  
  • References​ ​to​ ​running​ ​discovery​ ​workshops.  
  • References​ ​to​ ​research​ ​methods​ ​used  
  • Some​ ​examples​ ​of​ ​visual​ ​design​ ​/​ ​artworking 

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