UX Designer

Join a truly amazing team, on a mission to revolutionise the world of investments and Wealthify the UK

Wealthify is an ambitious, multi-award-winning online investment company located in Penarth, Wales. We’re here to inspire anyone to build their future wealth, and we do this by making investing easy, affordable, and accessible.  

We want to inspire as many people to invest as possible. We’re rapidly growing, and so we’re hiring talented people who are purpose driven and want to use and develop their skills to deliver an awesome experience to our customers.   

Our team is engaging, inquisitive, and inclusive, reflecting many different beliefs and backgrounds.  We welcome people who can bring diversity to our team, and work towards a shared goal to deliver an exceptional investment experience.

The role

We believe there is an opportunity to build products that re-frame peoples’ relationship with their money – building a more positive interaction and behaviours – to do that, this is a key role, responsible for:

  • Researching, designing, prototyping and testing customer journeys and interactions for new features, products and services for responsive websites and native mobile apps ​
  • Optimising existing UX based on evidence and feedback
  • Designing and testing landing pages to maximise conversion

You’ll be working collaboratively with Design and CX specialists to deliver specific projects within an agile product development environment. You will also collaborate with our in-house Development team, helping to bridge the gap between Design and Development.

As part of a small but growing team, the desire to aim high to deliver the best for our Users is essential, working hard and having fun along the way.

 

Skills we’re looking for

We value simplicity, communication, teamwork, trust, and confidence. These core values are what make us tick and keep us all on the same page - not just with how we work individually, but how we engage with each other and the service we offer.   

You’ll be working closely with our CX specialists and Customer Care team to conduct user research and test prototypes, iterating designs to optimise existing and create new products and experiences.

  • Experience/ qualifications in user-centred design methods and techniques.​
  • ​Ability to develop and present concepts and collate/synthesis feedback for iterating designs.​
  • Highly proficient with industry standard design and prototyping tools (e.g. Figma, Adobe Creative Cloud Suite, Axure, Marvel etc.).​
  • Experience using A/B or MVT tools e.g. Google Optimise.​
  • Familiarity with usability tools such as Decibel Insight/Hotjar/Crazy Egg.​
  • Comfortable working in an Agile/Scrum environment (not essential).

 

Things you’ll be working on

Drawing on your experience and knowledge of UX best practice and technology trends, you’ll be scoping, designing and wireframing/prototyping new journeys or optimising existing journeys for our app and responsive website. 

You’ll collaborate effectively with the Product team and wider business, running workshops, confidently communicating ideas and presenting clearly to peers and the senior management team.

Working with brand guidelines, you’ll be responsible for building great Customer Experiences, meeting the needs of our Users simply and intuitively and enhancing our Wealthify brand.​​

You’ll be working closely with our CX specialists and Customer Care team to conduct user research and test prototypes, iterating designs to optimise existing and create new products and experiences.

 

Things you’ll need

  • Experience and success working in a similar role where you’ve been immersed in all areas of UX methodology and product design.​
  • A genuine passion for creating industry-leading, user-centred designs.​
  • Extensive experience in journey development, wireframing, user research, prototyping and testing.​
  • Experience working within a start-up would also be ideal and you'll be working across both mobile and web.

 

What else we’re looking for

An impressive portfolio of work, including websites/apps/UX projects which showcase your creativity, UX capability and advocacy of the end user.

A true passion for user centred design and representing the customer. Being a great communicator, collaborator and team player.

 

What you’ll get from us

  • Competitive Salary
  • 24 days holiday a year – plus bank holidays (you’ll earn an extra day holiday for each full year you’re with us, up to 28 days)  ​
  • ​Flexible working hours in line with business needs 

Due to the pandemic, we are currently working from home, and all interviews will be carried out remotely.  Our offices have recently been refurbished to allow for collaborative working once we can return, although there is scope for remote working where the role and team deliveries allow.  

And we have plenty of perks too!

  • Annual bonus between 0-20% of your annual salary which is linked to both the company and individual performance.   ​
  • ​Private Medical Insurance  ​
  • ​Death in Service Cover (X3 your annual salary)   ​
  • ​Income Protection Insurance  ​
  • ​Company Pension Plan   ​
  • ​Healthify - a team to support the health and wellbeing of all staff at Wealthify  ​
  • ​Ministry of Fun – providing plenty of social activities and events throughout the year  ​
  • ​Brand new offices in the picturesque Penarth Marina  ​
  • ​Free office gym   ​
  • ​Free parking nearby  ​
  • ​A collaboration space and games room 
  • ​We’re a responsible company and are constantly working to improve our culture, ethics, impact on the environment, and our contribution to charitable causes  ​

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This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to join a dynamic, fun, and friendly company. If this job sounds perfect for you and you'd like to apply, then please click here to apply.

 

At Wealthify our team reflects many different origins, beliefs, and backgrounds. This makes us fun, inquisitive and ultimately better equipped to achieve our mission to make investing accessible to anyone. We’re always on the lookout to find and develop the best talent possible for the roles we advertise - so, if you have the right skills, you’ll fit right in here. We don’t discriminate or exclude. We wouldn’t expect you to either.

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