Senior UI Designer - Sky Technology, Leeds

  • Location: England - Yorkshire - Leeds
  • Employee status: Permanent
  • Closing date: Ongoing
  • Reference number: 26572

We’re part of Europe’s leading entertainment and communications business. With over 22 million customers across five countries, we make life easier by entertaining and connecting people. It’s a genuine team effort. That’s why we want talented people, like you, to join us and help make the future happen.


Sky has built a Digital Centre of Excellence in Leeds, our second biggest hub in the UK and we want you to be part of it. These are brand new teams with a 'start up' feel, with big opportunities and loads of room for development.  To help us on our journey we are seeking talented UX Designers to help craft compelling, consistent and effective digital experiences that all our customers love.


We’ll give you a chance to work across industry-leading products and services, working in an

Agile environment with a bunch of lovely and very talented folks.


The perks 


As a valued employee of Sky, you’ll benefit from a free Sky Q premium package (one off payment required for installation), an excellent pension scheme, private health care and a share save scheme. There’s a range of other benefits to help you make valuable tax and national insurance savings too.


Your key responsibilities


Idea / concept generation 

Design excellence and promotion of contemporary design thinking 

Execute design work that adheres to best practice brand and consistency standards 

Knowledge and thirst to investigate, innovate and develop emerging creative and technology trends 

Work to push boundaries and drive leading edge design

Evolution and development of the Sky brand across our digital estate

Ensure creative and UI coherence across the board

Present and promote creative thinking within the design team

Build and maintain strong stakeholder relationships


Your skills


Experience in similar large media company or leading digital agency 

Ability to innovate, conceptualise, visualise, and create design solutions to a very high standard 

Solid understanding of visual and user-centered design, and how design can meet brand, business and strategic objectives 

Experience of designing digital services for consumption over web, mobile and social platforms 

Knowledge of the design, user experience and the technical tools required to create accessible and functional experiences for mobile and web based applications and services 

Ability to own and lead multiple projects, delivering on time and on brief 

Ability to work with individuals, other designers and creative teams to ensure the best possible creative execution and that the solution is on brand and consistent 

Ability to articulate design creative to both internal and external stakeholders 

Proficient with creative tools and applications, Sketch, InVision and Adobe Creative Suite


If you’re ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today 


Happy to talk flexible working


It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.


If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.


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