Product Designer

  • HP|konnect
  • Edinburgh, UK
  • 11/03/2019
Permanent Product Design

Job Description

The Opportunity

An exciting tech startup based in Edinburgh, owned by two of the most prolific names in the Start Up world that is gathering pace as ‘the one to watch’ is searching for experienced and versatile Product Designer. Working in a small team, you’ll be working in tandem with one more Product Designer, collaborating closely with Android & iOS Developers and altogether you’ll be helping to design, craft and shape the future of a brand new product.

 

The Company

Founded just over a year ago, by the owners of another $1billion tech business, these guys are looking to redefine the way consumers organise, chat and consume media together - hosting 100s of communities & groups of people gathered around shared interests, ideas and life experiences. They recently secured their initial $4million seed funding in what is proving to be the beginning of an exciting journey.

 

#Kulturekode

Culture comes first with these guys. They pride themselves not only on the quality of the work they produce but on engendering a fun, hard-working, close knit environment at the same time! They are learning with every new release and enjoy close collaboration, ensuring everyone has a voice that is heard.  You will hear the word ‘team’ quite a lot - that’s exactly what they are! A Team, that work together to achieve success.

 

The Role

  • Go from mockups, concepts through to execution on iOS and Android
  • Bring up refined and enjoyable end-to-end experience with your designs, crafted features and animations
  • Participate in translation of research ideas into new solutions and features (MVP through to adding delight)
  • Prototyping detailed interactions and complicated user tasks
  • Set the visual and interactive design definition across the application from scratch
  • Speed up workflows for designers and engineers with your reusable UI components designs
  • Drive feedbacks from the team and user testing
  • Support design workshops, mark the user - stories, personas etc.
  • Sketching with pencil and sketching in Sketch

 

Tech Stack

  • Strong communication skills and ability to easily build relationships with engineers and team
  • Proficient skills in Sketch, InVision, Principle, Framer and other
  • Experience creating designs across platforms (Web, Android & iOS)
  • Advanced design skills such as user testing, wireframing, prototyping
  • Previous agency or in-house experience
  • Positive attitude and passion for your craft

 

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Job Tags

InVision, Framer, Sketch, wireframing