User Experience UX Specialist - Award Winning Sports Nutrition & Health eCommerce Brand
Moorgate, EC2Y with occasional travel to Colchester HQ
£40,000 + Company Bonus Scheme (up to 15% of salary) + Perks
++ Ready to Dominate Life™ and join one of the most exciting and fastest-growing brands in the UK? ++
We are officially one of the UK’s fastest growing companies. Not only did we rank number 34 in the recent Sunday Times Fast Track league table, but we also placed as the 6th fastest growing online retailer in the UK.
Despite such success, we are just at the start of our journey. With 13 European websites and counting, plus expansion into the USA, China and beyond; we have ambitions to become the No.1 online sports nutrition brand in Europe – and ultimately the world. We need your help to do this. Join the likes of Anthony Joshua, Tom Daley, Jonathan Joseph, Lucy Watson & Lucy Mecklenburgh - our brand ambassadors who all share our vision to Dominate Life™ and be the best…
The UX Specialist Role:
A brand new role within the eCommerce team, the UX Specialist will act as the primary user advocate, ensuring that users have an amazing experience at every step of the journey when on our digital real estate. The UX Specialist will translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, intuitive and functional user interfaces.
What will you be doing?
+ Working with the Business Analyst to translate user requirements and user feedback into improved UX/UI functionality
+ Illustrating design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
+ Designing graphic user interface elements like menus, tabs and widgets
+ Building page navigation buttons and search fields
+ Developing UI mock ups and prototypes that illustrate how sites function and look like
+ Preparing and presenting rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
+ Defining interaction models, user task flows, and UI (user interface) specifications
+ Identifying and troubleshooting UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
+ Conducting layout adjustments based on user feedback, adhering to style standards on fonts, colours and images
What are we looking for?
+ Experience working with web/mobile applications
+ Knowledge of wireframe tools (e.g. Wireframe.cc and InVision) and Sketch app
+ Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, and shows interest in the design world around them
+ Experience using prototyping tools to test and validate UI/UX assumptions
+ Understands micro-interactions/animations?
+ Experience working agile (iterative design) and in a startup, close to programmers
+ Experience handing over UI designs in a format ready for developers to work from
+ Understands front-end terminology (CSS, viewport, etc)
+ Adept at making information scannable
+ Strong understanding of colour and typography
+ Team spirit: strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
+ Strong time management skills
+ BSc in Design, Computer Science or relevant field would be preferable
+ Annual Company Bonus Scheme – up to 15%
+ Company discount scheme
+ Perk Box subscription with reduced price gym memberships, cinema tickets and free mobile phone insurance
+ Casual dress code
+ Career progression
You may have worked in the following capacities:
UX Consultant, UX Freelancer, User Experience Designer, UX Analyst, eCommerce UX Designer, FMCG UX Designer, User Experience (UX) Research Consultant, User Experience UX Consultant
Interested? Just Apply Below...
...But first a little formality. By applying you explicitly consent to us processing & passing your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. If your skills match the role you will hear back from us within 2 business days. If you have any pre-application questions please contact us quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.