Web Designer – UX | Permanent | Huddersfield

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Web Designer – UX

Town: Huddersfield | County: West Yorkshire | Country: United Kingdom

Description: It's an exciting time to join Buy it Direct! We're growing at an incredible pace, and here at BiD HQ, we're scaling up the UX and front-end design team to match.

We need some top talent to join the team and help us level-up our websites and grow the business
The role is super-varied; not only have we got several different websites to get your teeth into, but the team is involved in everything from AB testing and conversion rate optimisation to user experience and front-end development and design.

There'll be a mix of projects, pages and tests, both big and small, so you'll need good knowledge of the standard tools of the trade; XD, photoshop, illustrator and of course, HTML and CSS.

We want someone tenacious, driven by a mix of creativity and data, who can use their initiative to develop solutions both individually and as part of a team.

Our overarching goal is increasing conversion rate and giving our customers a great experience, all whilst staying true to the business's values and highly commercial nature.
Similar role titles may include: UX designer, web designer, front-end designer, junior web designer, CRO designer, digital designer, mid-weight web designer, middleweight web designer.

Why join our creative team?
We've got a solid, tight-knit and friendly team with extremely high retention rates.
We want you to grow so every member of the team has strong, development based personal objectives.
We score way above average on business-wide surveys and benchmarks.
Flexible home/office working, after six months with the business.

What will you be doing:

Own the design and UX of our websites.
Prototype new designs, page layouts and functionality.
Build mobile-optimised designs and code.
Work closely with other teams to bring their ideas to life.
Use your creative flair to bring our brands to life, in line with guidelines.
Put our customers' needs first to deliver the ultimate user experience.
Keep on top of a busy workload with great project and time management skills

We're looking for someone who is:
Curious: we want you to enjoy what you do and relish developing your understanding of our products and customers.
Ambitious: we think differently from most companies, which inspires us to be flexible, experiment with new ideas and become even better.
Driven: Take responsibility for your projects, deliver them to a high standard and positively engage with every person you meet.
Savvy: familiar with industry-standard design tools like Photoshop and illustrator, with a basic understanding of HTML and CSS
Collaborative: someone that is happy to help or be helped by other members of the team. We've got a close-knit team of great designers on hand to support each other.

The skills we're looking for:

Required
HTML & CSS.
Adobe Creative Suite (XD, illustrator, photoshop.)
A strong design eye, with the ability to come up with justified design solutions to complex briefs.

Desirable

Basic JavaScript / jQuery.
 Knowledge of tools like Google analytics, Optimise, and Hotjar.
 Visual studio
 Previous eCommerce experience
Have what it takes? Well then get in touch. We look forward to receiving your application

Salary Type: Annum

Salary: £30000 – £34000/annum

Permanent | Full Time

Benefits:

Category: IT

Rogerio da Silva

Rogerio da Silva is a Brazilian who lives in the UK for a little over two decades. He is the owner of a test consulting and outsources services for software development. He likes to blog, write and create content that teaches others how to live a better life. Rogerio has two princesses and one powerful wife that help him with his work. He loves reading biographies of successful authors and dream builders because they inspire him to keep creating!

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