My client who operates a leading mobile app for online sports betting and casino are now seeking a Mobile UI/UX Design Lead for their office in London. They are looking for an experienced UI/UX designer with a passion for innovative mobile app design.
You will work closely with product owners, developers and QA, and take the lead on the design of new features as well as driving improvements to the existing product. They want you to be the force that makes sure they provide a consistent experience across their different platforms (iOS and Android), finding innovative solutions that are based on research and interacting with both external users and internal stakeholders such as marketing and compliance.
They are offering are a chance to be in from the early days; to be part of an innovative start-up and help influence everything from how their products look and feel to how they work with designing and building them. They are a fast-paced company and you will need to be comfortable with wearing different hats, taking on multiple tasks and interfacing with many stakeholders.
Own the design process for mobile app development
Work hands-on with product owners and development teams to create designs for implementation, actively participating in the full process from idea to in use
Together with developers experiment with the latest UI/UX best practices for each mobile platform to decide whether it suits the current app or not
Collaborate with marketing and other stakeholders to have consistency between branding, messaging and the product UI/UX
3+ years’ experience with UI/UX design of mobile apps specifically
Must have experience with both iOS and Android apps and understand how to design for both, considering the platform differences while still providing consistency
In-depth understanding of iOS Human Interface Guidelines and Google Material Design
Wizard level knowledge of the visual design toolbox
Experience with user research through A/B testing, focus groups and other methods
Self-motivated and proactive, takes own initiatives and involves others as needed
Excellent communication skills in both speech and writing
Should have experience from similar dynamic, fast paced environments in growing companies, or at least a reason for wanting to be in one
Experience from gaming industry can be a bonus but is not required