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Midweight Designer

Remote, London, Newcastle upon Tyne
Full Time
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Job Description

We are looking for a motivated and hungry designer, ideally with at least 2 years of experience working either in an agency or in an in-house design team.

What’s important is you can look at problems through the eyes of users and have the drive to ship industry defining design work. The role is ideal for someone looking to grow their skills and progress to a senior level.

You’ll be working on end-to-end product experience of apps, website and portals. Following a human centred design process to ideate, create, test, measure, and ship design solutions.

We want to hear the stories behind how you went about delivering your best work to date - what inspired you, what went wrong and what you learnt.

We are happy to accept remote applicants however travel to our London office will be required once or twice a month.

About the role:

You will get the opportunity to work on a variety of projects and clients. Here’s a taster as to the types of things you will be working on:

Discovery - Before we can design the solution we need to understand the problem. You will work with and support our senior team during customer interviews, usability tests and client workshops to uncover and capture users’ needs.

UX prototyping & testing - From paper to hi-fidelity clickable wireframes, prototyping is how we explore potential solutions. We need you to be a wealth of ideas, proving multiple design solutions that we can test and validate through usability testing.

UI design & design systems – Websites, apps, portals and anything digital. We need you to consistently, yet creatively, apply design styles across a multitude of modules/components to create modern scalable and usable design systems.

Measurement & optimisation – We measure and test our clients digital products to learn how to make them better. You will gain experience in A/B testing and conversion rate optimisation.

Desired Skill & Experience:

  • Research – Experience conducting interviews, usability testing.
  • UX strategy - synthesising findings into actionable results.
  • UX Prototyping - Able turn requirements into innovative prototypes and wireframes.
  • UI design - create highly polished user interfaces and ability to work within design systems.
  • Proficient in Figma.
  • Able to collaborate and work in a team environment.
  • Highly organised with excellent time management.
  • Good presenting skills.
  • Creative contributor.
  • Problem solving mentality.
  • Time management and organisational skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.

What we give in return:

People are our biggest asset and we work hard to make sure Tangent is not only a fun place to work but also provides a platform for you to grow.

Mentorship. You will be working as part of a talented and experienced team. Our passion and desire to do great work is infectious.

Training. Learning new skills, attending events. We provide the time and budget to help you grow.

Flexibility. We understand life is about balance and we provide flexibility and support to help you achieve your life goals.

Social life. Yoga, Friday lunches and monthly social events. We have so much going on at Tangent; all designed to help you form friendships with your colleagues.

Benefits. We reward our people generously for their hard work. This includes 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, flexible start and finish times and the ability to work from home from time to time.

At Tangent our aim is to create a working environment where every single member of the team has the opportunity to be themselves. We are an equal opportunities employer and will welcome and consider all applications regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion, sex and sexual orientation.