The Company

Actual Experience provides a system for digital quality improvement. We’re driven by a mission to make the digital world work properly for everyone, everywhere, all the time.

Actual Experience’s bright and modern office is well located near the station in Bath, with fresh fruit, good coffee and a pool table. We offer a package including a company bonus plan, share options, gym membership reimbursement and private health insurance.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Flexible working options are available.

This is a great opportunity to join a fun and friendly team with an innovative product and exciting future. Come and be part of our unique company and take the next step in your career

The Role

As a UI / UX Designer, you’ll be responsible for designing innovative, robust and highly-intuitive User Interfaces for our unique and world-class product.

You’ll be working with product stakeholders to understand business requirements and collaborating with designers to translate them into design deliverables, from user flows, wireframes and prototypes all the way through to finalised visual design. Working closely with software development teams to understand technical limitations and implement designs to ensure the best possible user experience.

Key Responsibilities

Collaboration with product stakeholders to design solutions for business requirements

Wireframing and prototyping using Axure to communicate concepts

Designing UI visualisations and components using Sketch

Consult closely with software engineering teams to implement solutions

Continually analysing and improving existing User Interfaces

Maintaining style guides and ensuring they are appropriately applied

Continually reviewing and enhancing design guidelines and practices

Skills Profile

Essential

Experience utilising UX design process and best practices to design innovative solutions

Experience designing, prototyping, testing and iterating ideas and new approaches

Experience working with and developing user journeys and interactions for enterprise applications

A working knowledge of relevant design tools (Axure, Sketch, Adobe etc)

Up-to-date with the latest UI/UX trends

Desirable

A good understanding of data visualisation techniques

Ability to work in an agile environment based on Kanban principles

Some knowledge of front-end web development (HTML, CSS etc)

Some experience designing and maintaining style guides will be beneficial

Other Key Skills & Requirements

Good communication skills

Ability to work effectively in a fast moving and challenging environment

Strong team player with good service ethic and ability to work effectively with teams outside of R&D

Conscientious, with a strong desire to meet and then exceed expectations

Excellent organization skills with a keen attention to detail

Flexible and willing to take on a variety of tasks

Must be eligible to work in the UK

Recruitment Privacy Notice

Actual Experience plc will collect your personal information for the purpose of the recruitment process, to evaluate your skills and suitability for the role you applied for, and to make any necessary adjustments where applicable. We will only use the information you provide to us, directly or indirectly, as part of your job application. Your personal information will be processed in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

If your application is successful and we decide to offer you a position with us, we will save the information we have collected about you during the recruitment process onto our internal company systems. We will also share some of your personal information with third parties to carry out a background check, including a criminal convictions check, obtain references from previous employers and to register you with our employee benefits provider.

If your application is unsuccessful, we will retain your personal information for 12 months, so that we can contact you about openings you might be interested in, and to comply with any legal obligations we are subject to.

When you have any questions, or would like to exercise one of your data protection rights, please contact Actual Experience directly.

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Job Title:

UI / UX Product Designer

Location:

Bath

Reporting to:

Professional Development Manager

Closing Date:

Thursday, 28 February 2019