Senior UX/UI Developer

Senior UX/UI Developer

Job Title: Senior UX/UI Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: £negotiable DOE
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896584_1579192203
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 16, 2020 16:30

Job Description

Our client is a specialist electrical & electronics engineering company, providing bespoke & mission-specific solutions to clients across the defence and aerospace sectors. Their Cyber Team provides innovative Cyber Security protection services to the companies across the group, enabling the detection and management of technical security incidents.

Senior UX/UI Developer

They now seeking a Senior UX/UI Developer to join their team in Cheltenham and help shape attractive and intuitive User Experiences. The role will include working on both web and application user interfaces for a variety of cyber security services.

For this role, my client is seeking enthusiastic applicants with previous experience in a similar Senior UX/UI Developer role and the ability to deliver practical designs for a variety of products and services. You will have a keen interest in emerging technologies and a passion for keeping up with the latest design and website trends. You will have the ability to follow a fast, iterative, agile development approach and will have a positive attitude and the desire to add value.

You will have:
*A portfolio that covers UX/UI design for both web and app products.
*Ability to write accessible, standards-compliant HTML and CSS.
*Ability to provide proactive, creative input into the direction of the product, with a focus on usability and accessibility.
*Experience in conducting user research including user interviews, surveys, reports and personas.
*Ability to communicate proficiently with cross-functional teams on all aspects of the design process.
*Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite.
*The ability to create pixel-perfect designs, assets and style guides.
*An eye for selecting attractive and captivating stock imagery.
*Demonstrable experience in creating usable web and email templates.
*Strong visual design skills including layout, hierarchy, colour, iconography and typography.
*Expertise in using Balsamiq, Axure or Adobe XD to create wireframes and high-fidelity prototypes.
*Experience of user-centric design techniques.
*Previous experience managing a design team.

In addition to the above, the following would be advantageous:
*An understanding of version control.
*Experience working on a codebase.
*An understanding of a programming language (Javascript/Coffeescript/Python etc.)
*An interest in cyber security.
*Familiarity with HubSpot.

Senior UX/UI Developer
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary - negotiable DOE

Key Skills: UX Developer, UX/UI Developer, Web, App, HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, Web Design, Adobe Creative, Version Control, Javascript, Coffeescript, Python, Cyber, Cyber Security, HubSpot.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a PERMANENT position