CAREERS AT POKERSTARS

Senior UI Designer

12028 United Kingdom, Leeds Business Support Permanent

We are looking for a Senior UI Designer to join our lively and dynamic Product Design team in Leeds.

You will be directly responsible for bringing ideas and concepts to live and deliver against design strategy and product vision.

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.

Are you our next star player?

The Senior UI Designer will deliver end-to-end high complexity projects in a timely manner, effectively being able to prioritise business needs and dependencies cross-functionally. You will exhibit leadership qualities to help coach, inspire Associate Designers and mentor others, while being able to contribute as a team player through design execution. With a strong ability to scope and prioritise projects, you will help enhance ways of working with stakeholders, managers, and team members.

Why we need you:

Reporting directly to the Design Manager, within Product Design, the Senior UI Designer will:

• Work closely with UX designers, thinking strategically cross-platform and across the product ecosystem, ensuring your outputs are customer-centred
• You will be responsible for your own projects, taking ownership for both consistency and UI elevation
• Work with other members of the UI team to implement and maintain our design system, striving to bring value and big-picture to thinking to this extensive project
• Share knowledge with those around you, both inside and outside of the team, on UI standard methodologies, new developments… anything that can inspire and insight positive change!
• You will build successful relationships with fellow designers, our research and insights teams, product managers, marketing executives, developers, business analysts and solutions architects
• Continue to evolve interaction frameworks and patterns based on brand guidelines and help drive adoption of Design Systems components across the entire business
• Communicate ideal states and strategic concepts through storytelling and negotiating techniques to showcase designs and create alignment with cross-functional stakeholders and Design team members across the business

Who we’re looking for

Your experience:

• Five years of experience in UI Design or Product Design in digital
• Bachelor’s degree in Product Design, Graphic design, or other relevant field, or industry equivalent experience
• An amazing online portfolio which demonstrates both process and excellent creative execution where it’s obvious you pay attention to the details
• Experience working with UI pattern libraries and design systems, and appreciation for their role in creating a cohesive product
• Experience in interaction design, and an appreciation for the tactile nature of using a product
• Experience with motion to delight customers by bringing designs to life is a plus
• Experience working closely with developers and strong focus on bringing designs to live / understanding of how to handover designs and see them through to implementations

Desired skills:

• 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 insights to managers, leadership, peers, and team members
• Ability to work well with ambiguity, learn, and adapt in a fast-paced, evolving Agile environment
• Accessibility is at the core of your own design principles and process

Requirements:

• Mastery of design tools such as Figma, Miro, Adobe CS, Zeplin.
• Be the subject matter expert and have deep product knowledge
• Strong advocate of design process, workshops, and methodologies
• Strong knowledge in understanding technical limitations, while balancing business needs to drive change through innovation and cross-functional partnerships
• 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
• Please include your portfolio in your application!

What’s in it for you?

Our experience-based salaries are competitive. Your package will include:

• Discretionary annual performance bonus
• Starting from 25 days paid annual leave increasing with service
• Health and dental insurance for you, and 50% coverage for your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address)
• Personal life insurance and income protection
• The option to join our company pension scheme
• External learning support of up to £2,000 or equivalent in local currency, dedicated 4 learning “Power Hours” every month during office time, full access to the Udemy and Mindtools platforms, in-house leadership program and many other training opportunities for developing your skills and progressing your career
• Looking to extend your family? You will receive a cash gift of £1,000 for your new addition whilst working for us
• Discounted gym membership
• Social events, including our sensational summer and Christmas parties
• Online Discount Scheme, including discounted shopping and cinema vouchers.

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@flutterint.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 role, you will be invited to a phone/zoom interview.

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