Alison Penny

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£40 – 65k DOE – Birmingham, B3

A Senior UX Designer / Product Designer is needed to join an experience design, UX and innovation studio undergoing rapid expansion. Working ideally from their head office in Birmingham (there is potential to be able to work from London – for the right candidate) expect a rare opportunity to take the lead on championing user experience across leading transformation projects.

Boasting clients such as Mercedes, Diageo and the Open University, this exciting start-up is generating an unrivalled reputation for solving important design challenges and building incredible product experiences that drive outstanding growth. They are now seeking a Senior UX Designer / Product Designer to join their growing design team.

Joining as the Senior UX Designer / Product Designer you will be responsible for designing beautiful, intuitive and engaging product experiences that will delight the end user and drive business results. On a day-to-day basis you will identify usability improvements, produce UX designs across mobile / web / omnichannel solutions, understand client needs, build clickable prototypes, create visual designs that emotionally connect people to the product, stay up-to-date with the latest design techniques and much more.

To qualify… You should be a Senior UX Designer / Product Designer / Digital Designer / Web Designer / UI Designer / Digital Web Designer / Digital Creative / User Experience Designer / User Interface Designer / Front End Web Designer or similar with a CV and portfolio that demonstrates:

  • Experience in a similar UX Design / Digital Design role;
  • Experience of leading design output for digital services;
  • Excellent presentation skills with the ability to talk to and understand stakeholders;
  • A solid understanding of common front-end platforms;
  • A strong understanding of usability and user-centric design practices;
  • A passion for emerging technologies, design and a hunger to innovate;
  • A willingness to travel when required.
This is a perfect opportunity for a Senior UX Designer / Product Designer who is looking to join an exciting start-up at the start of their journey. In return expect your ideas to be listened to, the opportunity to get fully immersed in businesses and transformational projects, a fantastic company culture and the chance to have a real impact on the future of the business.