Discover IT are looking for a creative and dynamic UI/UX Designer to help us deliver World Class Digital experiences on a range of platforms and technologies and devices. 

 
The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of experience designing websites for Web and Mobile platforms. You will have a Portfolio showcasing your abilities on a range of web applications and know how to create visually stunning e-commerce and corporate implementations. Superior Graphic Design skills is what we are looking for. You will be willing to travel on client location and be part of large transformation projects. 


Essential Skills:
 

  • Customer facing, confidence and ease to work with large clients 
  • Excels in fast-paced AGILE environments with cross functional teams
  • Experience in setting up and running user experience workshops 
  • Experience in defining and mapping user journeys 
  • Create visually stunning prototypes and mock-ups
  • Knowledge of a variety of tools such as Invision, sketch, Adobe XD 
  • Strong portfolio of mobile and web-based projects and interaction design
  • Has a keen eye for detail, but know how to rapidly solve problems
  • Can communicate design concepts effectively
  • Can experiment and validate ideas and opinions with data
  • Can work independently but also part of a team 


Duties:

  • Set-up and run user experience workshops including persona definitions and user journeys
  • Work alongside the front and back end developers to ensure that the user requirements are being met 
  • Test and validate that the design and implementation outcome supports the desired user experience 
  • Introduce and update new web content, including generation of graphics/images
  • Keep up-to-date with modern web trends and make suggestions for improvement of the company’s online activities
  • Translate client briefs to superb designs 
  • Ensure that the company website is kept up-to-date and showcases the latest design trends 


Who are Discover IT:

  • Fast Expanding Digital Agency
  • Top 5 Kentico Partner (Gold Partner)
  • Global Clients in Financial Services, Insurance, Pharmaceuticals, Local Government, Non Profits
  • Microsoft Partner
  • Google Partner 
  • Based in Central Reading and London Paddington


What's in it for me


The successful creative candidate can expect to receive a competitive rate of pay, relative to skills and experience, with yearly reviews and appraisals. Discover IT also operates and contributes to an excellent company pension scheme. We are a dedicated and enthusiastic team and the on-going training and development of our staff is an important priority for the company


We offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Opportunity for international travel and be part of world class digital transformation programmes
  • Training Budget 
  • Performance Related Bonuses 


Benefits:

  • High spec workstations with dual screen monitors (Apple Mac) 
  • Opportunities to attend industry events such as Kentico Connection and Microsoft TechDays
  • Modern and Central offices in Reading and London