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IT UI/UX Designer

IT UI/UX Designer


Job Description

Airswift is seeking applicants for the role of IT UI/UX Designer to join the team in the UK.


Role Description

We are looking for a UI/UX Designer to turn our software into easy-to-use products for our clients. UI/UX Designer responsibilities include gathering user requirements, designing graphic elements and building navigation components. To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and wireframe tools. If you also have a portfolio of professional design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications, we’d like to meet you. Ultimately, you’ll create both functional and appealing features that address our client’s needs and help us grow our customer base.


Working closely with the business needs, as we embark on our Digital Transformation Journey within the Airswift business. Although based in the UK the post holder will work alongside global colleagues in supporting the business and would be expected to work across multiple time zones, on a per-project basis. This position provides exposure to a broad range of IT-related projects and activities, and new technology introductions to the business.


Key Roles, Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
  • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets
  • Build page navigation buttons and search fields
  • Develop UI mock-ups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like
  • Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches and tables)
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colours and images


Person Specification

The successful candidate will have the following qualities

  • A can-do attitude and positive outlook
  • Ability to multitask and work under pressure
  • Ability to think outside the box, and work with stakeholders to provide best-in-class design
  • Ability to map time requirements to design timelines in order to meet release schedules
  • Proven work experience in software development
  • Takes ownership of challenges through to the conclusion
  • A service and customer-centric approach
  • Excellent analytical capabilities, research, problem-solving, and time management skills required.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.


Knowledge and Experience

To include but not limited to:

  • Proven work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of design projects
  • Ability to drive discussion using wireframing
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design software such as Figma
  • Experience working with react libraries
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to build solid business relationships.
  • Demonstrated ability to function in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment working with multiple and diverse responsibilities.
  • Ability to handle and prioritise a varied and sometimes heavy workload.
  • Proven experience in providing a high level of customer service


Qualifications/Skills

  • Azure DevOps
  • Experience working under AGILE / SCRUM development methodologies
  • Experience working in a global environment
  • BSC in Design, Computer Science or a relevant field


About Us

Airswift is the leading workforce solutions provider to the STEM industries. We have talented colleagues in over 60 global offices and 45 countries. We are a people business – we transform lives through the world of work. We care about mental health and wellbeing, community engagement and our planet – we plant a tree for every person placed in a job globally! We have a passion for growth, including investing in the development of our people.


What we can offer you!

  • Attractive monthly base salary + competitive commission/performance bonus.
  • Genuine career progression opportunities, either locally or globally!
  • World-class training programmes and development opportunities
  • Virtual Onboarding Events exclusively for new hires.
  • Team driven environment, supportive culture with a focus on work-life balance.
  • Career breaks available after one year.
  • Mental Health First Aiders to signpost you to support when you need it.
  • Monthly Excellence Awards nominated by your peers.
  • Quarterly roundtable with CEO for Excellence Award winners
  • Yearly destination trips as part of our Highflyers program (Dubai, Buenos Aires, etc…)
  • Charity days for various importance causes such as Relay for Life and Earth Day.


Our Core Values

  • Growth - In life and business, one must grow to flourish and achieve high ambitions. Growth requires change, challenge, risk and sacrifice - we will always choose growth.
  • Safety - We create a safe and inclusive environment to protect the physical and psychological well-being of everyone we work with.
  • Excellence - We deliver, holding ourselves accountable for results. Our customers see excellence in everything we do.
  • Integrity - We are ethical, open, honest and authentic. People trust us to do the right thing for the right reason


Visit our website and social medias to find out more! - www.airswift.com


Disclaimer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.


Diversity & Inclusion

At Airswift, we believe that diversity is critical to our sccess and makes us a great place to work. We are committed to building an equal opportunity workplace, the more inclusive we are - the better our work will be.

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