UI Designer

UI Designer

Whitehall Resources currently require an experienced UI Designer to work with a key client in Northampton

**Client will only consider candidate via umbrella companies**

Responsibilities include
* Create visual designs across platforms and products including customer journey flows, prototypes, screen designs, assets and detailed specifications for UI projects as required
* As directed, work end to end on projects from concept creation through to working with developers and ensuring the design work is effectively implemented and looks great before it goes live
* Work closely with UX designers throughout the design process
* Champion a user centered design methodology
* Work collaboratively and build successful relationships with, product managers, data team, developers, business analysts, solutions architects and other stakeholders

Required
* A strong visual design background and a portfolio that demonstrates your skills and design process
* Have a good understanding of the medium you are designing for and the challenges of responsive design
* Experience in the end-to-end design process
* Competent with relevant creative tools including experience using prototyping tool(s)
* A passion for interface design and interaction, keeping up-to-date with digital trends and techniques and emerging UI patterns
* Commercial awareness
* Comfortable working in a collaborative agile team environment
* Used to working to brand, design guidelines and pattern libraries and happy to work and design for these as well as challenge and evolve them
* Awareness of accessibility and inclusive design
* Proactive and can-do attitude
* Be passionate about design, but not precious about your solutions
* Can clearly discuss your design approach, ideas and thinking

Desirable/nice to have some of these
* Experienced in designing for multiple platforms incl app design
* Able to setup and run collaborative design workshops
* Experience with motion design and animation techniques
* Basic level of coding skills
* Strong attention to detail
* Experience of various ways of working such as design thinking, agile, lean etc
* Agency experience
* Financial sector experience
* A degree in design or related field – not always required, depending on skills


All of our opportunities require that applicants are eligible to work in the specified country/location, unless otherwise stated in the job description.