The Role

We are looking for a UI/UX Designer to work full-time as part of our growing design, development and strategy team, you'll be a crucial part of delivering innovative, digital, experiences for our clients in our new Seattle studio. If you're passionate about design and have proven experience of designing and prototyping intuitive digital products and services, we would love to talk to you. The role requires working closely with our development and project management teams to research, plan and deliver each project.

Key Responsibilities

  • Designing digital platforms from conception, wire-framing, prototyping, through to visual design

  • Creating functioning prototypes of digital products and services

  • Involvement in workshops, research and testing sessions with stakeholders

  • Presentation of work and concepts to clients and internal stakeholders

  • Helping Time estimation and planning of project tasks with the wider team

  • Mentoring of junior UI/UX designers

  • Working with development teams to coordinate handoffs of design assets

About You

  • Several years' experience in a design studio environment

  • Experience in creating new products and services individually and as part of a team

  • Deep knowledge of designing for both responsive web and mobile (iOS & Android)

  • Killer skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Sketch

  • Skills in building HTML5, CSS and JS for prototyping purposes

  • An understanding and appreciation of development processes, technologies and techniques.

  • Ability to evaluate existing sites in terms of their persuasiveness, emotional design, and conversion; assess properties for usefulness, usability, visual design, content and branding

  • Confident, assertive, driven and responsible

  • Located within commuting distance of Seattle Washington (or willing to relocate)

  • Able to travel if when required

Key Relationships

You will work directly with our Creative Director, contributing to defining our studio's creative processes and standards

Background

This Place is a digital product design studio in Seattle WA. We help businesses define their digital strategy and realize their strategic vision through the design of smarter apps and online services. We're a friendly, driven team, who are passionate about all things digital and enjoy working with a series of influential global brands. In addition to client projects we also focus some of our time on developing our own digital products. Founded in London, in 2013, we recently opened our first studio in Seattle WA, and are looking for talented designers, developers, strategists and project managers to join our growing team.