UX Web & App Designer

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

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

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

2019 was a hugely successful year, we launched new products and won awards attracting more and more users - using Wealthify to invest for their future. We’ve also developed APIs that help us partner with like-minded tech businesses, such as Starling Bank and Yolt.

User Experience is critical to developing our product and keeping our promise to our Customers, so we’re looking for a passionate UX designer to understand our users better and help us build the best new products for them.

 

The role
Working directly with our Chief Product Officer, this is a newly created 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 by proposing, prototyping and testing changes
  • 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.

 

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.

 

Skills you will need
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).

 

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.

A true passion for user centred design and representing the customer

Being a great communicator, collaborator and team player.

 

What you’ll get in return
Work in one of the fastest growing, award winning start-ups, on a mission to Wealthify the UK

A competitive salary depending on skills & experience

We value our people, and strive for everyone to have the opportunity to progress, learn and develop their career as our Company grows.

24 days holiday per year plus bank holidays (increases to 28 through length of service).

37.5 hours per week with scope for flexible working (core hours 9:30 - 4:30).

Brand new offices on Cardiff Bay, with free gym, games room (and a ping pong league!).

Great, sociable, company culture with Winter and Summer parties

Company Pension Plan, Private Medical Insurance, Income Protection Insurance, Death in Service protection (3 x Salary).

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

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