UX/UI Designer - Newly created role

 

UX/UI Designer - Newly created role

 

We’re looking for a User Interface superstar who can lead the design of our mobile, web and wearable UIs. This role is not for the faint hearted. It needs someone who will seek to drive simplicity from complexity, empower highly effective interactions, and deliver real-time clarity that will surprise and delight our users.

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At Blerter, we’re passionate about developing innovative technology that helps keep teams and workforces connected, engaged and safe. We are currently expanding our involvement in Events, with a particular focus on sports.

We have great technology and excited customers and prospects –  Your job will be to make sure our users have a great experience with Blerter and find it intuitive and easy to adopt - or in other words, fall in love with the product.

This new role will establish a design leader in the business who will be responsible for how our app UIs work for our users. You will research what works for real users (UX) and design the interfaces that customers will user (UI). This is a hybrid role of UX, UI and Visual Designer, with a bit of BA thrown in. It will be across all our platforms, with a strong emphasis on native mobile clients.

You’ll be making sure our end users have absolutely winning experiences using Blerter, and want to just keep using it everyday!

As this is a newly created role, you will need to but structures and best practices in place and work with the wider development team to establish a central design leadership position in the business.

This is an important design lead role, reporting to the Head of Product.  

 

The role will be focused on:

  • Evolving our UIs to provide high levels of clarity for users, with innovative, fun and engaging experiences, with a focus on “speed to wow!”

  • Ensure that all functionality is smooth, intuitive and predictable for users

  • Keep Blerter at the forefront of great user experiences

  • Drive high levels of end user engagement to align with the product's success

  • Constantly driving improvements that align with functionality needs and value creation

  • Ensure consistency across platforms (iOS, Android, Web, tvOS, watchOS)

  • Helping to continually improve the quality, performance and usability of our products

 

Required experience and skills:

Experience with technologies:

  • Designing UI for native mobile applications on both iOS & Android

  • Designing B2B web applications

  • UX research into best and leading practices

  • Appropriate design and implementation tools

 

Key skills:

  • UX - Ability to conceive and design great mobile and web user experiences

  • UX - Ability to evolve existing software in an incremental way towards a better user experience

  • UI - Ability to design user interfaces that are consistent with Blerter brand, and also the native experience of the underlying platforms

  • UI - Ability to design compelling, engaging and best practice user interfaces

  • VD - Ability to graphically create beautiful, clean and exciting visual interfaces

  • VD - Ability to provide digital assets as needed for multiple platforms

  • Understanding of business applications and the underlying data and workflows that need to be supported by the User Interfaces

  • Excellent communicator with good team player skills

 

Personal Attributes:

  • Still growing in career

  • Highly intelligent, energetic, driven, dedicated, and motivated

  • Aligns to company values, ethical, driven, enthusiastic, leads by example

  • Hobbyist, technologist, explorer - fan of lifelong learning

  • Curiosity, critical thinker, implementer, finisher

  • Works well as part of product and development team

  • High level of professionalism and passion for doing great work

  • High attention to detail

  • Takes responsibility and just gets things done

 

If this sounds like you and you’re keen to work with a young, energetic tech company with a startup culture, then send us your application today.