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Senior UX/UI Designer

Salary £45,000
Location London, Oval
Role Design
Job Type Permanent
Size 20-50
Job overview
On the hunt for Senior UX/UI Designer jobs in London, and want to work for a fast-growing and purpose-led FinTech? Then apply for this Senior UX/UI Designer job in London today!

On the hunt for Senior UX/UI Designer jobs, Design opportunities in London, or a career in Design? Want to work for a fast-growing and purpose-led FinTech? Then apply for this Senior UX/UI Designer job in London today!

Company Profile

In this London based Senior UX/UI Designer opportunity, you will be joining a FinTech that is driving a tech-enabled revolution in SME lending, disrupting traditional finance and improving the lives of millions. One of the few female-led FinTechs in the UK, they are quickly becoming a dominant inclusive lender for entrepreneurs and small companies, and the largest national Community Development Finance Institution (CFDI). Their approach to finance is different. They put people at the heart of what they do, providing substantial opportunities for transformation via funding for small businesses. Fostering entrepreneurship and helping to grow the UK economy by lending inclusively and sustainably to under-served yet creditworthy borrowers.

Job Description - Senior UX/UI Designer

In this Senior UX/UI Designer job, you will be a central figure in realising this company’s ongoing rebrand. You will be taking the lead in this project and, amongst other things, will be conducting user interviews and workshops, creating customer personas and user flows, as well as designing prototypes, wireframes, and user journeys. This role will require someone who deals well with managing multiple concurrent projects, who can work at pace, and who would relish the chance to put their mark on a business. Take a look at the full responsibilities below:

*Please note that this position is a 6 month FTC with potential for extension/permanent engagement*

Key Responsibilities - Senior UX/UI Designer

In this Senior Designer role in London, your responsibilities will include:

  • Coordinating a broad set of stakeholders (from C-level, business, and development) to generate buy-in
  • Having the right balance of due diligence to the UX process and user validation
  • Being pragmatic in helping deliver value to customers & users
  • Conducting user interviews, contextual enquiries & co-design workshops
  • Creating personas, user journeys, & user flows
  • Lead in creating sketches, wireframes, prototyping & user testing
  • Designing responsive web & mobile

Job Requirements - Senior UX/UI Designer

  • A 2.1 from university
  • The ideal candidate will have 3 to 5 years of UX/UI design experience
  • A solid understanding of working on products in an agile environment
  • Proficiency in Sketch, Invision, UXPin, Axure & Adobe CS (or equivalent software)
  • Knowledge of HTML & CSS
  • Experience with WordPress design
  • Experience in implementing analytics & data tracking plans (nice to have)
  • Experience working with UI component libraries (nice to have)
  • Ability and desire to work in a fast-paced startup environment

Benefits of the Job - Senior UX/UI Designer

  • A competitive starting salary of £45,000
  • 25 days leave + bank holidays + your birthday off!
  • Plenty of support and training from senior members of the team
  • Private healthcare
  • Leaning and development structure in place

Looking for Senior UX/UI Designer jobs in London and want to work for a FinTech with a great mission? If you have great design and UX/UI skills and you’re looking to gain invaluable experience, apply for this Senior UX/UI Design role in FinTech today.

Give A Grad a Go is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith, disability or other. We are continually finding ways to improve the way we work, read our Diversity and Inclusion promise for more information about this.

Luke Owen Edmunds
Team Lead & Key Account Manager