UI Designer

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UI Designer

We’re looking for a UI Designer to help us create our next big ideas and take the NTS web and mobile products into its next phase and beyond. 

FULL-TIME / PART-TIME · LONDON

The UI Designer will be embedded in the NTS tech team and work closely with product owners and the UX Designer to design web application features for NTS listeners.

We are in the process of creating large and unique features extending the functionality of the NTS web and mobile applications. As well as building upon the existing apps, we are devising and delivering greenfield projects and applications.

Responsibilities include

  • Design visual user interface elements for web and mobile products.

  • Build experiences with best practice interaction patterns and UI components.

  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes for conveying ideas.

  • Deliver visual UI assets ready for production.

  • Develop brand, style standards and pattern libraries.

  • Contribute in user testing and quality assurance .

The ideal candidate should be an eager learner, unafraid of tasks that they may not initially know how to solve, and comfortable asking for and giving help when needed. We’re looking for a problem solver and a creative thinker, somebody who has an eye for details and strives to design beautiful and engaging visual user interfaces. The candidate should be a good listener, unafraid to publish your own ideas but also accepting of when to use somebody else’s. Generally speaking, we’re looking for a responsible team player.

We’re a small team, and within that is room for original ideas and the real opportunity for those ideas to become reality during this exciting period for NTS. 

Must Have

  • 1+ year of professional UI design experience or completed relevant design degree.
  • Understanding of all phases of the user-centered design process from concept to delivery.
  • Ability to produce high fidelity designs for production as well as low-fidelity prototypes for experiments and user testing.
  • Experience with a variety of graphic design and interactive tools such as Sketch, Zeplin, Invision, Illustrator and AfterEffects.
  • Great communication skills.
  • Passion for music and what we do at NTS.

Bonus Points

  • Experience in designing both for web and native mobile apps.
  • An understanding of custom animations and transitions.
  • Knowledge or interest in UX design and user research.
  • Interest in occasionally helping out the Graphic Design team with promotional artwork and presentation design.
  • Proficiency or interest in HTML and CSS.
  • Experience in working as part of a multidisciplinary (scrum/agile) team.

Returns

  • Flexible working hours and the ability to work from home 1 day per week.
  • Free tickets to gigs and events.
  • Competitive Salary.


This is a permanent, full-time position based in Dalston, London, UK. 

We are happy to consider applicants wishing to work part-time. If so, candidates may state their availability clearly in the application.

To apply

Please fill out this form by Sunday, 1 March 2020, 23:59GMT. 
No agencies or recruiters please.