Junior UX Designer

 

Location : UK, Leeds

department : Design

Type : full time

Minimum Experience : Junior


ABOUT FOOTBALLCO

Footballco is a global, football focused, digital platform with an ambition to own the entire non-live football landscape worldwide and become THE digital destination for all football fans across the globe. Combining some of the most forward-thinking minds in football, an award winning creative and production function, as well as digital platforms that are loved by 400m fans globally, FC aims to own the digital fan ecosystem across the world’s biggest sport.

With 300 permanent employees across the world, FC is a diverse, disruptive, brave, dynamic, agile and fun organisation. Our work-hard, play-hard attitude supports these values – with the football fan always front of mind, leveraging a world class tech platform and our track record (since PERFORM) of being first to market.

We connect fans to football and brands to fans, come join us and be a part of it!


ABOUT THE ROLE

As a Junior UX Designer, you will support the design team in creating user-friendly and engaging digital experiences. Working closely with senior designers, you will assist in conducting user research, developing wireframes and prototypes, and refining design concepts. This role is perfect for a creative and enthusiastic individual looking to grow their career in UX design within a collaborative and fast-paced environment.

WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

  • Assist in conducting user research, including interviews, surveys, and usability testing, to gather insights and inform design decisions.

  • Develop user personas, journey maps, wireframes, and prototypes under the guidance of senior designers.

  • Collaborate with product managers, developers, and other stakeholders to ensure the feasibility and seamless implementation of designs.

  • Participate in design reviews and contribute to brainstorming sessions to generate creative solutions.

  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in UX design.

  • Ensure all designs adhere to relevant accessibility standards and guidelines.

  • Support the design team in maintaining consistency and quality across all projects.

WHAT YOU HAVE

  • A portfolio showcasing a range of user-centered design projects.

  • Proficiency in Figma.

  • Basic understanding of user research methodologies and experience conducting user research.

  • Good communication and presentation skills, with the ability to articulate design concepts clearly.

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.

  • Degree in Design, Interaction Design, or a related field is preferred but not essential.

Personal Attributes

  • Passionate about creating exceptional user experiences.

  • Detail-oriented with a keen eye for aesthetics and usability.

  • Eager to learn and grow in the field of UX design.

  • Proactive and self-motivated, with a strong sense of ownership and accountability.

  • Flexible and adaptable, with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

  • Collaborative and team-oriented, with a positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills.

Footballco is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, colour, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. 

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