Overview: UI designer job vacancy in Leeds recruiting now
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom
Employment Type: Permanent
“We spend every day creating forward-thinking customer products and services for Sky Sports and Sky News. Through ambitious and revolutionising plans, we shape market leading products. This role is a chance to help a hardworking, friendly team of design specialists define what the future of digital sports and news could be.” – Mike Gregory, Head of Design
What you’ll do:
Support the Team in shaping the day-to-day delivery and forward-looking UI direction for Sky’s products, ensuring it’s in line with wider product and brand strategy and constantly breaking new ground.
Demonstrate a knowledge and desire to investigate, innovate and develop emerging design, UI and technology trends.
Help to maintain an efficient design delivery process, through regular clear communication with delivery teams and consistently delivering to schedule.
Collaborate with design and development teams in order to create new experiences and evolve patterns.
Work collaboratively with UX to user test both flows and new UI designs. Analyse data and review designs appropriately
Work with stakeholder groups both within and outside the Content Product team at product owner, and senior manager level.
Champion the Sky Sports and Sky News brands through channel consistency whilst appreciating and pushing the nuances of digital.
What you’ll bring:
Experience with a specific focus on UI design
Solid understanding of visual and user-centered design, and how design can meet brand, business and strategic objectives
As obsessed with the finer detail as they are with the creative vision. Striving to deliver pixel perfect designs
Motion and Interaction design experience.
A keen interest in current trends in design and communications and the ability to turn them in to cutting edge realities
Strong background in gathering business requirements and translating sometimes contending business objectives into designs which meet customer needs
Proficient with the latest tools and software such as Sketch, InVision, Figma or Adobe Creative Suite
There’s a reason people can’t stop talking about . Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:
Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place
A generous pension package
Discounted mobile and broadband
Access a wide range of exclusive Sky VIP rewards and experiences
Where you’ll work:
Our spacious tech hub is under a mile away from Leeds train station, with free water taxis available from Granary Wharf. There’s also plenty of parking in the surrounding streets and at the nearby CitiPark.
You can also blow off steam over a game of pool or table tennis and stay fit at our subsidised gym.
We take pride in our approach to diversity and inclusion: we’ve been recognised by The Times and Stonewall for this, and we’ve committed £30million to support the fight against racial injustice. We’ve also set ambitious targets for increasing ethnic diversity and representation throughout our organisation.
At Sky we don’t just look at your CV. We’re more focused on who you are and your potential. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, so we’re happy to discuss flexible working.
And we’ll do everything we can to support you during your application. If you need us to make any adjustments to our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you.
Just so you know: if your application is successful, we’ll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions you may have, we might have to withdraw the offer.
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