Junior UX/UI Designer

Job Title: Junior UX/UI Designer

Department: Product

Reporting to: Head of Product

Location: Reading, Berkshire, UK

Type (Full/Part time): Permanent Full Time

Job Context: Autino are seeking an enthusiastic and talented individual to assist in creating customer experiences in an expanding company with blue-chip backing. We produce multiple online products which offer different solutions to the automotive market and their customers.

Responsibilities:

  • Translate stories into wireframes, mock-ups and prototypes that lead to intuitive experiences
  • Facilitate the client’s product vision by researching, conceiving, sketching, prototyping and user-testing experiences for digital products
  • Design user stories, journeys, and mock-ups optimised for a wide range of devices
  • Take a user-centred design approach and rapidly test and iterate your designs
  • Move prototypes towards high-fidelity designs and functional interfaces
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
  • Cooperate with developers to implement solutions

Essential Skills & Requirements:

  • A portfolio of web, mobile and/or other UI design work
  • Passion about the space: You love the world of design and are always keeping on top of the most recent design and usability improvements
  • One year or more of UX design experience
  • Expertise in UX software such as Axure, Adobe XD, Sketch, InVision, UXPin, Framer, or others
  • Ability to work with clients to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet our needs and vision
  • Experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions
  • An understanding of mobile-first and responsive design
  • Be open to receiving feedback and constructive criticism
  • Be passionate about resolving user pain points through great design
  • Ask smart questions, take risks and champion new ideas
  • Understand the role and importance of brand and the implications for user interface design

Desirable Skills:

  • Fluent in spoken English
  • Fluent in writing English
  • BSc in Design, Computer Science or relevant field

Familiarity with HTML, CSS, Javascript, etc.