Job Opportunity - UI/UX Designer

Job Opportunity - UI/UX Designer

Aberdeen  

Competitive Salary + Realistic Progression Opportunities + Technical Training & Development + Company Pension + Flexible Working Hours + 28 Days Holiday (inl public hols) + Fantastic Working Culture. + cool products.  

Intellicore are currently looking to bring on a UI/UX Web Designer, into our growing development team in Aberdeen. We have embarked on new and exciting projects (one unicorn in particular) and we are making significant investment into building world class products with global reach.  

Do you like to have autonomy, creative freedom and actual influence over development solutions? 

 

You will join a high-calibre, lean team of technical experts working with a variety of key clients on product development. We give you the room you need to continually develop and raise the bar.  

We are looking for someone who will deliver easy-to-use, user-centred websites and applications for our customers.  Ultimately, we are searching for a designer who can work as part of a team, be proactive and ensure business deadlines are met. 

To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software, prototyping and wireframe tools. You should have a portfolio of professional design projects that includes work with responsive websites and/or web applications. 

The working environment is one built on the sharing of knowledge, the discovery of new tech through in-depth teamwork and a genuine appetite for technical learning and growth.

You will be efficient at managing your time and feel at home within an ambitious team that likes to have fun. We value good communication skills, attention to detail and organisational nous. 

Intellicore has a great culture where you are encouraged to think outside of the box and are genuinely supported by team members and managers alike. We work closely with you on a career plan that fits your skills, talents and aspirations and provides an open environment to discuss your development and progression. 

 

Key Accountabilities  

  • Lead the planning and design of web and mobile UX/UI projects 
  • Lead the design thinking approach to client projects including: Customer facing websites and Apps, as well as conversion rate optimisation based on the behaviour of customers on sites/apps 
  • Research, understand and develop the business and user requirements; specify audience analysis and user stories, conduct competitor and peer research and present recommendations 
  • Define the solution requirements including audience requirements and user stories, creative and functional specifications 
  • Conceive and develop design solutions to meet the creative, content and functional requirements for business and its users through; IA, wireframes, design style, look and feel 
  • Produce designs in static and prototype form 
  • To conduct stakeholder and user testing through to refinement, acceptance and then implementation 
  • Manage design projects, working with internal teams through the planning, design, and development phases, to a given budget and within deadlines 

 

Skills & Experience   

  • A recognised design qualification and an extensive design portfolio (multi-client/multi-sector) 
  • Extensive experience in both conceptual and technical design 
  • Design prototyping skills 
  • To be confident and articulate at expressing design opinions and ideas 
  • Experience of project and resource management 
  • To have a collaborative approach and enjoy working across disciplines 
  • Knowledge and understanding of digital sector and trends in mobile and peripherals 
  • Experience with GIT or SVN 

 

Key Benefits of the Role  

  • Headphones, Keyboard & Mouse, Gel wrist pads & Footrest of your choice. 
  • Two staff days out annually. 
  • Paid on the job training. 
  • Access to PluralInsight account. 
  • £100 towards glasses 

After 6 months with Intellicore: 

  • Matched Employee pension contributions of up to 8%. 
  • Access to Perkbox 

After one year with Intellicore: 

  • Annual salary increase at a minimum in line with Average Weekly Earnings growth (whenever Intellicore is in profit) 
  • Performance related bonus of up to 100% monthly salary (whenever Intellicore is in profit) 
  • Access to the Cycle to Work Scheme 
  • Access to the Legal Access Scheme with Aberdeen Considine 
  • Access to the Childcare Voucher Scheme 

 

Genuine Diverse Workplace  

Intellicore champions the diversity of our people and we welcome applications from everyone. At Intellicore, we believe that having a culture of inclusion is essential in delivering good results. Attracting, retaining and developing a diverse workforce where employees feel valued, respected and empowered allows people to reach their full potential. As a business this diversity helps us to better reflect and understand our customers’ needs to allow us to drive better outcomes.  

All successful candidates will be required to undergo the Intellicore Pre-Employment Screening Process before commencing employment. Employment will be subject to satisfactory background checks. 

Intellicore ltd is registered in Scotland No SC287466 and the registered office address is: 16 Greenhall Avenue, Insch, Scotland, AB52 6HG. Working office address is 72-74 Commerce St, Aberdeen AB11 5FP. 

Please apply by sending a cover letter and your CV to recruitment@intellicore.co.uk