Principal UX Designer

10397 United Kingdom, London Business Support Permanent
We are looking for a Principal UX Designer to join our Product function, as part of our Product Maketing in London.

You will deliver and oversee multiple end-to-end high complexity projects in a timely manner, effectively being able to prioritise business needs.

Are you our next star player?

The Principal UX Designer will be responsible for driving projects from a player/coach perspective and exhibit leadership qualities to help coach Designers and mentor others, while being able to contribute as a team player through design execution. You will Produce quality ideas and concepts by creating emotionally engaging user flows to define and deliver UX strategy and product vision, developing deep subject matter expertise.

This role follows a hybrid approach to working, allowing you to combine working from home with working in our modern offices. These discussions are between you and your manager to find the best pattern for you both! We will kit you out to work from home but know that working as a team is what makes us great and spending quality time together is essential for keeping us mission-aligned.

Why we need you

The Principal UX Designer will:
• Develop deep subject matter expertise and understanding of our business goals
• Define a problem statement through customer validation and simplify complex problems, thinking strategically cross-platform and across the product ecosystem
• Excel at validating and testing hypotheses and prototypes through various UX Research methodologies
• Utilise and create journey maps, storyboards, wireframes, interactions, prototypes, design specifications to develop end-to-end user flows
• Work cross-functionally to drive adoption and delivery of results to create delightful experiences that are customer centric and deliver on OKRs
• Continue to evolve interaction frameworks and patterns based on brand guidelines to and help drive adoption of Design Systems components across the entire business
• Formulate and deliver presentations focusing on information architecture and interaction to articulate a user journey and influence UI
• Help integrate Content Design strategy into design execution

Who we’re looking for

Your experience:

• Eight years of experience in Interaction Design, Product Design, Service Design, or related field
• Bachelor’s degree in Product Design, Human-Computer Interaction Design, or other relevant field, or industry equivalent experience; Master’s preferred
• Proven track record in defining and co-creating Product Design strategy
• An amazing online portfolio which demonstrates both process and excellent creative execution where it’s obvious you pay attention to the details
• Experience with Motion to delight customers by bringing designs to life is a plus

Desired skills:

• Ability to work well with ambiguity, learn, and adapt in a fast-paced, evolving Agile environment
• Effective communicator, storyteller, presenter, and negotiator while being receptive to feedback
• Self-motivated, organised and driven to work efficiently with minimal direction and provide strategic guidance to managers, leadership, peers, and team members

Requirements:

• Expert knowledge in understanding technical limitations, while balancing business needs to drive change through innovation and cross-functional partnerships
• Hybrid Designer with Interaction and Visual experience is highly valued in this role
• Mastery of Design and User Research tools such as Figma, Miro, Adobe CS, and Usertesting.com
• Expert advocate of design process, workshops, and methodologies
• Embody our Design and Product Principles and methodologies to help elevate quality of craft throughout the organisation and be an active participant in reviewing designs

What’s in it for you?

Our experience-based salaries are competitive. Plus, there’s a discretionary annual performance bonus, and we provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to London.

Your package will include:
• Health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address)
• A personal interest allowance to let you learn something new or pursue a hobby
• £1,000 as congratulations if you have a baby whilst you work for us
• Discounted gym membership
• In-house training and development to develop your skills, progressing your career.

Working location:

Hybrid working

This role follows a hybrid approach to working, allowing you to combine working from home with working in our modern offices. These discussions are between you and your manager to find the best pattern for you both! We will kit you out to work from home but know that working as a team is what makes us great and spending quality time together is essential for keeping us mission-aligned.

About the Group

PokerStars is part of Flutter Entertainment Plc, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider headquartered in Dublin and part of the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange. Flutter brings together exceptional brands, products and businesses and a diverse global presence in a safe, responsible and ultimately sustainable way.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on any protected characteristic as defined by applicable law.

We will look to provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities to participate in the job application or interview process. If you need assistance, please contact: talent@starsgroup.com

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Want a seat at the table? Apply now!

We will aim to respond to you as soon as possible. If you’re the right fit for our Principal UX Designer role, you will be invited to a phone/zoom interview.

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