Front End UX/UI Developer

Full Time Surrey IT Job Pro UK

Our client is looking to extend their talented web development team by bringing on board a new Front end UX / UI Developer. The role calls for a highly experienced UX / UI expert who enjoys a fast-paced innovative environment where the team strives to push the limits of traditional software design and development daily. Working in a highly collaborative environment, you will take a leading role in designing user centric responsive websites and attractive, easy-to-use products, helping to refine design /development processes and the tools required.

As a UI/UX/Front-end Developer, you will lead the role of building a high-performance website for one of the UK’s largest independent insurance brokers. Binding backend APIs and Microservices with beautiful UX/UI to give the highest quality CX. Although abstracted away, our core application is PHP, so you will need to be able to understand and write OO PHP.

Responsibilities and duties

* Plan and conduct user research and competitor analysis

* Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps

* Identify and troubleshoot UX problems

* Creating innovative and unique pitch concepts and visuals across a range of digital outputs, sometimes with tight deadlines

* Using supplied insights to create user-centred design concepts, wireframes, sketches, mock-ups, and prototypes

* Working with content management systems and digital tools to create online content that meets brand guidelines and gives a great user experience

Qualifications, Skills, and Experience

A must

* Senior UI / UX Designers who have worked on ecommerce projects for a wide range of customers commercially.

* A portfolio that demonstrates B2C UX design experience on either complex eCommerce or enterprise-scale products.

* Cross-platform experience including web and native mobile

* HTML, CSS, JQuery, ES6, Angular

* OO PHP – enough to interact with the Backend

* MVC Software Architectural Patterns

* Familiar with Version Control, Source Code Management automation; Git, Github, Bash

* Knowledge of industry wireframing tools such as Sketch, InVision, Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Zeplin and OmniGraffle

Good to have

* Caching and Session Management

* Package managers; Webpack, Grunt, Gulp, Yarn, Node.js

* React.js, Redux, React Native, Electron.js,

* Nginx / Redis

Other skills & behaviours

* Passionate about front-end development

* Curiosity to seek out innovative solutions and practices

* Be one with the team, access the collective; learn, share, achieve

* Offer consultative value to clients and colleagues, not just code

* Be autonomous in management and direction, be pragmatic and effective with workloads

Benefits

* Flexi-Working

* Remote Working

* Salary anywhere between 40K – 45K depending on experience

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