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 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 working on design projects from inception to launch and good knowledge of user personas, usability practices, designing user journeys, user flows. 

You will have exposure to 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. 

Knowledge of front end technologies a plus but not essential.

What you’ll be responsible for

  • Be involved in every step of the product lifecycle, from inception through to product launch and in life optimisation.
  • Produces multiple concepts at pace, whilst gathering frequent feedback.
  • Takes part in user testing and design critique sessions.
  • Works closely with the analytics team, PM’s and other designers to understand users need.
  • Collaborates with both the creative and product designers to ensure consistency across all concepts.
  • Defines and improves our internal design toolkits.

Who you’ll be working with

  • Collaborates with the Communications Design Team to ensure consistency with overall company brand guidelines.
  • Works closely with product management, engineering and marketing to ensure a smooth product development process.
  • Partners with product managers, engineers, researchers and contents strategists with regard to user experience of products.

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
Go for it
Salary:

Up to £35kpa plus extensive benefits

Location:

Newport

Job Reference:

gocompare/TP/2632/216

Closing date:

31st August 2019

Contract type:

Full time

Contract details:

Permanent

Working hours:

up to 37.5 hours per week

Go for it