Senior Digital Designer

Barnet, England, United Kingdom Full-time

Senior Digital Designer

Reporting to UX/UI Design Manager

A creative and logically-minded Senior Digital Designer who has a strong background of both online and offline design, AB testing and website development is required to join our Marketing team based in North London.

An ideal candidate will be a strategic thinker, and have 4+ years in e-Commerce industry with a proven track record of designing customer-facing products, front end development, wireframing and prototyping, testing and implementation of e-Commerce best practices in a fast moving, results oriented retail business. A solid understanding of UX principles and UI design is a prerequisite for this role.

This is a hands-on and technical role. The successful Senior Designer will be reporting into the UX/UI Design Manager and will be largely focused on project work, developing new features and constant improvement of website usability. The successful candidate will need to be proficient in all web technologies, including HTML, CSS, Javascript and JQuery. Experience of print design and InDesign also would be advantageous.

Responsibilities

  • Working with the design, ecommerce and marketing teams on designs and implementation of new website features and other project work requiring design involvements, also working closely with the in-house IT development team
  • Developing wireframes, prototypes and final designs/front-end code for website functionality
  • Working with the wider e-commerce team to review website trends and implement changes based on the site performance to maximize site conversion and retention rates
  • Assisting with production of day-to-day website creative updates, promotional campaigns, landing pages and email newsletters
  • Assisting and taking ownership of the design and usability of new products, site improvements
  • Ensuring all content reinforces company brand values

Skills & Experience

  • 4+ years experience in an online design role
  • Awareness and understanding of UX best practice
  • Highly skilled in in HTML, CSS, Javascript and Jquery
  • Responsive coding skillset essential with experience of Bootstrap
  • Excellent knowledge of Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Experience with Invision (preferred) or Marvel
  • Experience in wireframing & prototyping
  • Knowledge of Indesign preferred
  • Experience with MVT tools and processes would be beneficial
  • Previous experience using CMS systems
  • Experience working with marketers & back-end developers

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