Experience Designer

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  • Canterbury  
  • Company
    Dodgems and Floss  
    Start date
  • Closing date
    7 February 2020  
    Posted on
    9 January 2020  

We are looking for an Experience Designer to bring their best in class design skills and experience to our team, playing a role in both the ideation and production of our projects to transform unique ideas into engaging concepts and pixel­ perfect design.

A successful candidate will be joining an ambitious independent studio full of driven and passionate people. Collaboration is at the heart of everything we do so being able to make a difference is guaranteed!

As a Dodgems & Floss designer, you will have the chance to:

  • Design best-in-class user experiences/visuals through sketches, design comps and interaction/animation design.
  • Work directly with creative leads to build out proposals, pitches, and presentations.
  • Drive conceptual thinking across project and pitch work.
  • Articulate your vision through moodboards, storyboards, interactive page layouts, site grids, wireframes, interface demos and tell stories through full motion graphics pieces.
  • Come up with new, unique ideas, and motivate others to do the same.
  • Work with our team members to pitch, win, plan and execute excellent product design/strategy work with clients.
  • Work with users/clients to understand their needs, pain points and to identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Present work to clients and explain, discuss, and justify design decisions and respond constructively and creatively to feedback.

  We’d like you to bring:

  • 5+ years experience in a reputable agency environment, with experience of successful digital projects, working on pitch decks or print work that you can demonstrate through an online portfolio of work.
  • Your portfolio should reflect an exceptional foundation of design principles and how they translate into digital mediums.
  • Ability to generate ideas and think beyond basic requirements to exceed expectations .
  • Able to work collaboratively in multidisciplinary teams of designers, developers and product managers using Agile and Lean principles.
  • A clear communicator. Capable of conveying ideas and breaking down concepts clearly to a diverse range of stakeholders (verbally and written).
  • Open to sharing, whether that be your thoughts, ideas or work in-progress.
  • A desire to grow and develop. Seeking out opportunities to learn, advocating good feedback with those who you work with.
  • Must be able to work efficiently on multiple projects to meet tight deadlines.
  • A strong understanding of visual systems, interaction patterns, and established user behaviors. You know the rules and when to break them to better serve the user.
  • High standards for craft--this includes UI expression, motion studies, brand expression, and development ready files, technical documentation, and information architecture.
  • An advanced proficiency with design and prototyping tools such as Sketch, Principle, InVision, Framer, and Adobe CS
  • Impeccable attention to detail in your creative work, processes and presentations.

If you’re a curious individual that believes better experiences shape a better world, we’d like to hear from you.