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.
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
•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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