UI Designer

Location Battersea
Discipline: The Built Environment, Technology
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Paul Withers

Contact email: pwithers@fosterandpartners.com
Published: 7 days ago

Job Title: Digital UI Designer

Reporting to: UX/UI Designer on a daily basis and finally to the Head of Information Systems

Foster + Partners, the internationally acclaimed architectural practice, are looking for a Junior Digital UI Designer to join our team. The right candidate would be passionate about their craft and looking to make the next step in their design career.

Responsibilities

  • Working closely with the Senior Designers and the Development team to deliver seamless UI interface.

  • Creating and maintaining a library of common UI (User Interface) modules components & tools.

  • Creating clear and beautiful wireframe, flowchart, icons, diagrams and presentation based on the business needs and requirement.

  • Creating beautiful layout and paginations for documents and email templates based on the business needs and requirement.

Qualities and skills required

  • A positive can-do attitude is fundamental.

  • Desire to learn, improve and share knowledge with others.

  • Outstanding attention to details / A pixel perfection attitude is more than welcome.

  • Good understanding of layout and modular design and how to apply it on multi-media & responsive scenario.

  • Good understanding of typography, font-size, line-height, pagination, kerning, and so on

  • Good understanding of information design/information architecture.

  • Proficient in using pencil and paper before software like Adobe CC (InDesign/Illustrator/Photoshop), Adobe XD and Figma.

  • An overall good taste for everything well made in relation with Digital Communication Design and New Media.

Desirable

  • A background in Graphic/Visual Communication Design.

  • Good understanding of HMTL, CSS and Bootstrap Framework, browser compatibility issues and solutions.

  • Familiarity with Sass or similar CSS pre-processor.

  • Familiarity with JavaScript/jQuery.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

  • Good time management skills, ability to prioritise tasks effectively.

In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package which includes 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, company pension and DIS.

If you would like to be considered for the position please apply with an up to date CV and portfolio showcasing your work

To apply or for further details please contact pwithers@fosterandpartners.com

*Please note due to the high number of applications we receive if you haven't had a response within 10 days unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.