Product Designer

The job in a nutshell

We are looking for someone who can support on taking products from inception to launch; You will be able to demonstrate an understanding of user-centric design processes across different platforms. Experience with Application Design, Visual Design, Interaction Design and Responsive Web Design is desired.

You will work with cross functional tams and take part in user testing and design critique session to help define exciting and engaging customer journeys across an array of web products. Working with the creative and product design teams, you will ensure a high level of consistency is met when delivering concepts to market and ensure continuous improvement through definition of internal design tool kits.

This role requires you to work closely with analytics teams and Product Managers, to appreciate the impacts of user research on end product journeys and to input on product road map design concepts.

Skills and experience you’ll need to have

  • Prior experience in designing and shipping high volume websites, mobile applications or software in a inhouse or agency based environment.
  • Familiarity with working with leading design tools such as Sketch, Invision or Principle.
  • Understanding of front-end languages such as HTML, CSS and Javascript.
  • A self starter, who takes full ownership of every aspect of their work.
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to act as the face of UX/UI within a multi-disciplined team.
  • Exceptional eye for detail and a passion for product design.
  • Experience making design decisions based on either qualitative or quantitive data.
  • Experience working with designs systems, A/B testing platforms and customer research tools.

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.
  • Understands and works within the framework of OKRs (Objectives and Key Results).
  • 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 an outstanding 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 excellent energy deals from more suppliers than any other UK switching site to UK households and businesses.

Look After My Bills is a leading automated energy savings service. The free service cuts customers’ gas and electricity bills without them having to do a thing. Customers sign up once and Look After My Bills seeks to get them the best deal they can from an energy supplier they trust with good customer service. When that deal ends they automatically switch customers on to another.

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 £36,000 plus bonus and beneifts

Location:

Newport

Job Reference:

gocompare/TP/41/265

Closing date:

18th December 2019

Working hours:

37.5 hours per week

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