UX Web & App Designer

Join a truly amazing team, revolutionising the world of investments!

At Wealthify, we’re changing the way people save and invest with our app and website. Our promise is simple: no complicated jargon, just straightforward, effortless investing from a £1.

Although predominantly a D2C service, our recent partnership with Aviva means that Wealthify is now being offered to millions of their UK customers too.

We have also developed a sophisticated suite of APIs and are looking to acquire new customers by partnering with like-minded businesses, such as Starling Bank and Yolt.

The role

Part of our ambitious innovation strategy, this is a newly created role where you’ll get to work across a wide range of exciting web and app projects including:

  • Designing, prototyping and testing customer journeys and interactions for new features, products and services for responsive websites and native mobile apps
  • Optimising existing UX by proposing, prototyping and testing changes
  • Designing and testing landing pages to maximise conversion

Initially, you’ll be based in the Marketing team working closely with Design and CX specialists to deliver specific projects within an agile planning environment. You will also collaborate with the 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 and work hard is essential, as is having fun along the way.

 

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 Marketing team and wider business, confidently communicating ideas and presenting clearly to peers and the senior management team.

Working within brand guidelines, you’ll be responsible for making things look great, as well as ensuring everything works simply and intuitively for the customer. 

You’ll be working closely with the CX specialist to conduct user research and test prototypes, iterating designs to optimise the customer experience.

 

Things you’ll need

Experience and success working in a similar role where you’ve been immersed in all areas of UX and visual 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.

 

Qualifications or skills you will need

Highly proficient with industry standard design and prototyping tools (e.g. Adobe Creative Cloud Suite, Axure, Marvel etc.).
Good background with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript.
Experience/ qualifications in user-centred design methods and techniques.
Ability to develop and present concepts and collate/synthesis feedback for iterating designs.
Experience using A/B or MVT tools e.g. Google Optimise.
Familiarity with usability tools such as Decibel Insight/Hotjar/Crazy Egg.
Good time management to ensure project delivery.
Comfortable working in an Agile/Scrum environment (not essential).
Experience of working on financial products and services (desirable, not essential).

 

What will make you stand out

An impressive portfolio of work, including websites/apps/UX projects which showcase your creativity, UX capability and advocacy of the end user.
Having a passion for FinTech, start-up businesses, investing.
Being a great communicator and team player.

 

What you’ll get in return

Salary up to £40K depending on skills & experience.
24 days holiday per year plus bank holidays (increases to 28 through length of service).

 

And there’s more!

Work in one of the hottest tech start-ups.
Contracted hours are 37.5 per week with scope for flexible working (core hours 9:30 - 4:30).
Brand new offices with free gym, games room (and a ping pong league!).
Great company socials organised by our very own Ministry of Fun.
Private Medical Insurance.
Income Protection Insurance.
Death in Service (3 x Salary).
Company Pension Plan.
Cycle to Work Scheme.

This is a great chance to join a dynamic, fun and friendly company that’s really going places. If you would like to be considered for the role, please send a copy of your C.V. to jobs@wealthify.com