Senior UI Designer

Job Term
Full Time
Up to £65k

A highly creative design agency in London is looking for a talented Senior UI Designer to work in the Visual Design arm of the agency. Someone who is looking for a role with responsibility for leading the visuals, this role is a great opportunity to become part of an exciting collective of creatives, working closely with the Head of UI, Head of Tech and Head of UX, you will be striving to bring brands and ideas to life through delivering truly meaningful user experiences in the digital/tech innovation space.

The ideal candidate will be a future-thinking individual who has the ability to generate groundbreaking visual ideas, across applications, websites and experimental projects. They are looking for innovative craftspeople who are not afraid to challenge the norm and shape the future of interactive digital experiences for some of the world’s largest brands, often in the exciting converging space between digital and physical design.

As well as a practical understanding of web technologies, you will be constantly up to date with the latest tech industry trends and innovations, as well as comfortable in conceptualising and implementing UI design systems using the latest collaborative tools. You are excited to be working with emerging technologies, being at the forefront and pushing the boundaries of what’s possible within design and interaction. In addition, you will be a great communicator with confidence in shaping the future of digital experiences and delivering expressive and engaging projects from scratch.

Essential Requirements:

  • An outstanding portfolio proving visual excellence, displaying engaging and inspiring ideas
  • Define and detail design directions for a broad range of brands and platforms.
  • Creatively leading the visual design of multiple experience design projects, working with project stakeholders
  • Ability to complete design objectives with true creative flair, delivering exquisite digital thinking and design execution
  • Confident in creating design concepts, from quick visual mock-ups, mood-boards, animations, prototype models to polished designs
  • Understanding of UX and UI principles and the process of website build and associated technology
  • Participation in client meetings, presentations and workshops
  • Liaise with developers to optimise designs for implementation
  • Proficient in Sketch, Figma, Invision, Principle and Adobe Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design, XD
  • Competent use of Materials design libraries: iOS, Android
  • An in-depth understanding of HTML, capabilities of web browsers
  • Deep knowledge of visual/interactive/motion design trends
  • Strong experience of working independently, alongside teams of designers, strategists and content creators, and with wider project stakeholders
  • Translating brand strategy, business goals and user needs into brand-led digital experiences
  • Strong systematic design thinking, ensuring fluency, rigour and accuracy in design, as well as an extremely high attention to detail in layout, typography, colour and iconography
  • Excellent presentation skills, with the ability to articulate design choices to clients and team and actively participate in design crits
  • A confident communicator, maintaining client relationships and ensuring constant correspondence with the internal team on client expectations and feedback
  • Must have a right to work in the UK

We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting amazing candidates like you, so please don’t hesitate to apply—we’d love to hear from you. We also know it’s rare for someone to meet 100% of the qualifications so please apply anyway! At mavis, we want to increase access to forward-thinking, open-minded, progressive workplaces, for all talented individuals regardless of background. We care about equal opportunities and we encourage you to apply if you believe you could make valuable contributions to this position.

We look forward to receiving your CV at [email protected]

Unfortunately, it isn’t possible for us to respond to every applicant, but we sincerely hope we will have the opportunity to help you find your dream role.

How to apply

Please send an up to date CV to [email protected]
+44 (0)20 3917 4118