Mobile UX Designer - Chester
Our expanding Product team are looking for a UX Designer to join their multi-skilled team of designers, developers and analysts. The Product team are responsible for our websites and mobile apps across multiple brands and affiliates - optimising them to ensure a smooth booking journey and the best browsing experience possible. Product primarily works within an AB testing environment with a strong focus on maximising booking conversion and ultimately helping the business to grow.
This role will join us at an exciting time as the business makes a strategic focus on improving the customer web experience. The team will be pivotal in delivering these changes to fulfil the goal of the programme.
The UX Designer will apply their design skills to create aesthetically pleasing, user-friendly web design - conceiving and implementing ideas as part of a fast-moving programme of user centric design to increase conversion - on both project work and regular, incremental updates to the website design.
The correct candidate will sit within the Mobile team and a typical week will include:
This role would be suitable for someone with stronger UX than UI skills.
You will have proven experience of successfully designing aesthetically-appealing e-commerce sites in a commercial environment and have a strong understanding of interaction design. You will have strong Sketch and Photoshop skills, as well as HTML5 and CSS3. Experience working with mobile is essential.
You will have a commercial approach to design, and be able to discuss the tangible benefit of any design changes made. You will be comfortable working with Agile methodologies in a collaborative team environment.
You will be an effective team player who takes a user-centred approach to design - anticipating customer needs and behaviours. You will be willing to take a data-driven approach to decision making (rather than subjective opinion), and prepared to suggest and implement new, innovative ideas. You will be able to challenge ideas constructively and work well in a results-focussed team.
Experience of working on large-scale e-commerce sites and using A/B testing methodologies would be very welcome, but aren't essential.
Although we work hard, we also believe in rewarding that hard work. In addition to salaries, we offer a generous benefits package including: