UI/UX Designer

at Grow Create (view profile)
Location Thame
Date Posted 25th June 2019
Category Creative
Job Type Full-time
Expiration Date 2019-07-31


Location: Long Crendon (Bucks), UK / Cologne, Germany
Type: Full-time / permanent
Reports to: Head of Delivery

GrowCreate are looking for a talented UI/UX designer to produce outstanding digital experiences. You will design and program websites and apps, liaise with clients directly and organise and inspire the front-end team. This role is equally weighted between front-end design and programming.

How you fit in our agency

GrowCreate is a digital agency that connects strategy, creative and technology. We specialise in .NET and Azure solutions, with a focus on Umbraco and Episerver CMS. Producing outstanding experiences is a core service, as our work combines technical complexity with beautiful UIs. To meet the level expected of them, the role will:

  • Design, implement and test websites, focusing on front-end design, interaction and usability
  • A solid understanding of user experience
  • Facilitate design sprints and discovery workshops
  • Code up intricate yet robust front-end code
  • Liaise with clients and the wider development team
  • Organise and inspire the team members

Primary accountabilities

The UI/UX web designer's primary responsibilities involve the following processes and deliverables:

  • Deliver high quality front-end design using Sketch
  • Develop the front-end code for websites and apps
  • Build client-side components with HTML5 technologies
  • Implement enhancements and fixes
  • Liaise and present directly with clients
  • Communicate effectively in both technical and business environments

Essential skills

  • Minimum 3 years of professional UI/UX web design and development, ideally in an agency environment
  • Production level HTML5, CSS/Sass, jQuery
  • Wire-framing / prototyping
  • Vanilla JavaScript, Angular, React or Vue
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Combining UI / UX design experience a big advantage
  • Knowledge of with agile,  .NET development or Umbraco/Episerver CMS and advantage

What you can expect

  • A friendly, world-class digital team
  • An informal, relaxed but dynamic environment
  • Training and events allowance
  • Paid time to attend (and speak) at events
  • 25 day holiday / year
  • Contribution-based pension scheme
  • Great work-life balance
  • Competitive salary

Apply now!

We are looking for an exceptional individual, and would encourage you to apply even if your CV or qualifications are unorthodox. To apply, please send your CV, website link, Linkedin profile, etc. to hello@growcreate.co.uk.