Senior UX/UI Designer

The job in a nutshell

We have an exceptional opportunity for someone to join our talented Product team in the role of Senior UX/UI Designer.

The role requires you to be a part of a team that validates, presents and formalizes ideas through design to ensure growth and maintain our key e-commerce product performances.

This is a brilliant opportunity for a UX/UI Designer who can come and really make a difference to our products; you will have the opportunity to work on high profile and user products across the GoCompare Group and new product development.

Skills and experience you’ll need to have

You will have experience leading design projects from inception to launch and good knowledge of user personas, usability practices, designing user journeys, user flows. 

As an Senior, you will be expert in common design tools such as sketch, Invision or equivalent. You’ll be able to turn both Qualitive and Quantitive data into an experience using prototyping methods.

You’ll have worked within a cross functional team with Product Managers and Engineers. As a senior, you’ll have experience mentoring other UX Designers.

Knowledge of front end technologies a plus but not essential.

What you’ll be responsible for

You will be responsible for defining our latest UI direction across the entire group and working on existing and future thinking products alongside designers, researchers, PM’s and engineers.

You’ll have great exposure to multiple brands across the GoCo Group including GoCompare, weflip, myvouchercodes and more.

You will champion UX/UI across the group whilst providing a governance of high standard of design and run design critiques and workshops when required.

You’ll help define and shape our powerful design system and other toolkits.

Who you’ll be working with

•Collaborates with the wider stakeholders including product, design and engineering.

About us

We’re on a mission to help people everywhere save time and money – whether that’s on essential outgoings or on the things that they enjoy.

If someone is looking for an insurance policy for the first time, wants to beat their renewal quote, is searching for the right financial product, or is after a great utility deal, our comparison website – GoCompare – is there to help. We work with trusted insurance providers, financial services organisations and partners to provide a real breadth of coverage across the market.

Through MyVoucherCodes we bring savings from thousands of fashion, retail, restaurant, entertainment, travel and tech brands to millions of people.

Energylinx, our Ofgem-accredited energy comparison and switching service, brings great energy deals from more suppliers than any other UK switching site to UK households and businesses.

And weflip, an automatic switching service that helps people save time and money by flipping them onto better energy tariffs, uses technology to bring a new, hands-off approach to staying on great deals, forever.

GoCompare embraces diversity and truly believe in equal opportunities for all. We believe that inclusion and diversity increases creativity, delivers innovation, improves performance and better serves our customers.

We truly believe in the ethos that companies with greater diversity perform better than those without. It is for these reasons that all qualified applicants will be considered for employment regardless of age, race, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, parental status, disability, educational background or any other characteristic for that matter that doesn’t relate to your ability to perform the role.

Benefits

GoCompare offer a competitive benefits package including:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Bonus
  • 25 days holidays plus bank holidays
  • Birthday day off
  • Death in service
  • Matched pension (up to 6%)
  • Private medical cover
  • Buy and sell holiday options
  • Extra holidays for length of service
  • Share save scheme
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity policies
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Salary:

Up to £47,000 per annum plus extensive benefits

Location:

Newport

Job Reference:

gocompare/TP/2632/204

Closing date:

2nd June 2019

Contract type:

Full time

Contract details:

Permanent

Working hours:

up to 37.5 hours per week

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