UX Designer

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£30,000 - £35,000 (DOE)
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18 November 2016

UX Designer at Hero

The role:
Were seeking a brilliant and highly-motivated UI/UX Designer to help us lead design innovations in the field of conversational shopping. Based in London, youll make an impact from day one, working closely with a dedicated team of engineers and reporting to the Head of Design. Focused on designing products to be used by millions of shoppers and thousands of in-store associates across the world, youll be a powerful creative force comfortable looking at the bigger picture while focusing on detailed design execution.

Who we are:
Founded in 2015 by the early pioneers of mobile commerce; Hero helps global retailers sell more through conversational shopping, whilst powering an incredibly-personal, highly-conversational customer experience. Sitting at the intersection of digital commerce, AI and messaging, Hero allows online customers to shop directly with associates in-store, accelerating growth of the $1.6 trillion e-commerce market.

Hero is backed by experienced investors within technology and retail, and has been described by WGSN as leading the field of conversational commerce. It has been featured by Apple, The Times and econsultancy.

What were looking for:

- Driven by a purpose, you have a desire to build something meaningful and innovative
- Youre a talented designer with experience in designing + iterating customer facing digital products, especially across mobile and tablet platforms.
- 2+ years experience of design in a commercial environment, ideally at a startup or tier-1 digital agency
- Youre passionate about branding, communication and storytelling.
- Youre as comfortable with offline graphic design, and love to see your work applied across every touchpoint, from marketing collateral to swag
- Someone who excels when working with engineering teams in the execution of their vision, and lives and breathes the latest in design trends and UI conventions.
- Youre a pro when it comes to understanding a design brief, extracting meaningful insights from real users and analysing data to inform product design decisions.
- You can operate in an an agile environment with a small team, whilst also helping to shape process as the company grows
- The sort of personality who thrives in a fast moving environment

BENEFITS

Make an impact in a rapidly growing start-up
Work with a talented team of people who love what they do
A competitive salary + options in the company
A shiny new MacBook Pro + all the stuff you need
A chance to work in a vibrant, creative environment with plenty of team lunches, and social events
All the coffee and tea you can drink. Even darjeeling.

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