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Senior Visual Designer/Developer (closed)

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Visual Designer/Developer with front-end development skills. Someone who is passionate about creating an elegantly designed final product. You should be the kind of person who wants to inject beauty and life into the Homeshift product and takes immense pride in crafting the finish of every small detail. We love designers and developers who think deeply, speak clearly, and love collaboration and feedback.

>>> What you’ll do

Lead the evolution of our visual design - You'll be responsible for taking Homeshift to the next level of visual execution whilst balancing the needs of our users and the business.

Work with small multi-disciplinary teams - You’ll partner closely with designers, developers, and business focused members of the team to find elegant but practical solutions to design challenges.

Be autonomous - You’ll take full ownership your work, and will take responsibility for every last detail, every step of the way.

Rapidly produce multiple prototypes - You know when to apply pixel-perfect attention to detail, and when to keep to lo-fi sketching and prototypes.

Let users lead the way - Our users inform where we go and guide us to the best solutions. We’re not interested in just listening to the loudest voice in the room.

>>> Who you are

You have 5+ years of related experience producing high-quality visual designs from concept to execution for web and mobile applications.

You have a people-focused design mentality. Even though you have awesome visual design skills you are constantly looking to hone your design work through usability testing and designing A/B tests.

You have mastered Sketch, and AfterEffects (or similar stuff) to design illustrations and simple animations and deliver pixel perfect final screens across desktop and mobile.

You have a good front-end development skills and can code your screens and animations into a working, interactive experiences with CSS, HTML, and JavaScript.

You’re a great communicator. You have the communication skills to help brainstorm initial design concepts and know how to write clear, concise copy that will make our users smile.

You have the experience and confidence to create a consistent digital design style and maintain visual design assets so the rest of the team can easily search and find our design work.

>>> Benefits

Competitive compensation package, equity options scheme, and perks

A senior role in a fast-growing technology startup

25 days holiday, not including bank holidays

A great working environment where you can make a real impact

About Homeshift

Homeshift is a growing tech startup that helps consumers combine ‘must have’ household services such as energy, internet and insurance into a single subscription, visualised on a home dashboard, to give consumers better value services, faster customer support and a simpler experience. We are venture backed by funds such as Seedcamp and prominent angels who were behind businesses such as Skype, Findaproperty and Prime Location.