Junior UI Designer
Tobe a global market leader in Workplace Management Technology, recognised asbenefiting the health, wellbeing and productivity of building users.
SPICA is a specialist Solutions Provider that uses a combination of technical assets, hardware (IOT sensor devices), software components, and integration expertise to help businesses leverage technology to enhance the Workspace experience. Our particular focus is on the Digital Workplace and we help our clients ensure that the experience of being in the workplace is the best it can be. We blend our core product portfolio with a custom product / boutique experience to deliver amazing solutions to a wide variety of clients.
= Relentless Innovation. Everyone isencouraged to think in new ways for us all to always be moving forward.
= In ItTogether.Our Job Descriptions are not boundaries of limitation but a springboard foropportunities.
= People NotNumbers.We pride ourselves on nurturing long-term partnerships and our team is at theheart of everything we do.
= HighPerforming Culture. Here everyone is a leader striving for self-actualisation atwork.
= Work Balance. Working hardis only sustainable when we balance it with family, friends and relaxation.
Your Part inIt:
The successful applicant will work within our Professional Services squad to design bespoke/customised solutions, leveraging our core product concepts, to meet a variety of customer needs and requirements. You will be involved in all phases of the custom product lifecycle research,ideation, pixel perfect design, , build, validate/test, run, transition, and enhancement but with a particular focus on understanding and capturing customer wants and needs, translating wireframes to appealing and beautiful designs, including functional (and test) specification, and creating customised look and feel for the product following different customer brand guidelines.
We are looking for candidates that have exceptional visual skills,a sharp eye for detail, understanding of brand guidelines and good knowledge ofdesign principles who is familiar with UI and Interaction design principles,preferable with UI experience in the mobile space. You will be working in amulti-disciplinary squad that has complete ownership of the custom productsthey deliver. You may also support business activities outside the core rolewhen necessary. This is a fantastic opportunity to get involved in some reallyinteresting technologies and progress within a fast-paced, growing company.
= Degree level education in the design field, industry experience(background in designing and/or working with enterprise software) is a bonus
= Exceptional visual skills
= Strongly passionate about pixel perfect designs
= Sharp eye for details
= Understanding of brand guidelines
= Good knowledge of design principles
= Familiar with UI and Interaction design principles
= Proficient with Adobe Suite (Illustrator/Photoshop) and knowledgeof prototyping tools (XD, Sketch or Figma)
= Good communication skills
= UI mobile experience liaising with front end developers
= Knowledge of UX principles
= Experience in understanding brand guidelines and translating themin effective designs
= Creation of clickable prototype
= Working experience with pattern library and design system
= Experience working with Agile methodologies and operating as partof a multi-disciplinary Scrum team.
= Understanding of Agile Development Life-Cycle techniques and tools
= Hungry tolearn and grow new professional skills
= Takes pridein a job well done
= Flexibilityin thinking and approach to problem solving
= Agility tomove quickly and respond to change
= Resilienceand perseverance in overcoming challenges
= Self-motivatedin getting what needs doing done
= Thrives in acollaborative, supportive environment with friendly professional relationships.
What youcan expect in return:
= A greatopportunity to experience what it takes to scale a thriving software business
= Learning fromseasoned experts with a wide range of skills and knowledge
= A friendly,encouraging and motivating environment with a team who works hard but knows howto have fun
= A chance to join Birminghams Innovation ecosystem being based out of the Innovation Birmingham Science Park, where great events take place with inspiring and informed community members
= Pension inline with auto enrolment requirements
= 25 daysannual leave plus bank holidays
= Regularreviews, progression planning
We support the principle of Equality andDiversity in employment wholeheartedly and oppose all forms of unlawful orunfair discrimination on the grounds of age, disability, sex, genderreassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion orbelief and marriage and civil partnerships.
If you are smart and good at what you do, wewant to hear from you.