We like to build stuff… sometimes complicated stuff… for Non Profits, Charities and Art Galleries. We’ve been growing fast over the past few years and so we’re on the lookout for a confident and ambitious Experienced Digital Designer with a focus on User Experience to join our team in a unique position to help us work on the improved user design for a product that is used by tens of thousands of non profit organsiations wordwide.
The Product - CiviHR:
Based on generous funding from the Zing foundation (http://zing.uk.com/), CiviHR is an ambitious project to develop a fully featured HR application designed for Non-Profit and Charitable organisations worldwide. It will be made freely available to them online.
More details on CiviHR can be found on the website here:
We have a unique opportunity for an experienced digital designer to join the team and really help us take the design of CiviHR to the next level. We want to make CiviHR an application that is beautiful and immediately familiar so that people love to use it.
The new designer will set overall direction and provide direction to our mid level designers who are working on this and other projects, and also help us to develop a clear design and approval process.
The ideal candidate will be comfortable tackling user interface challenges relate to fluid design, working with design tools such as Sketch and prototyping tools such as Azure or Balsamiq, will have existing experience developing UI for complex applications and giving direction to more junior members of a team.
Key skills we are looking for are:
*Comfortable with Sketch
*Comfortable with invision and other interactive mockup tools
*Some basic HTML/CSS skills, ability to review developer code to see where issues may lie
*Expert experience with fluid design principles and best practices
*Strong knowledge of UX component libraries and interaction design
*Demonstrable experience creating user interface toolkits for web applications
*Comfortable working with and leading a team of other designers
We anticipate this either being a full time or a part time role for a number of hours per week and would be happy to explore the right option with the right candidate.
A bit about us!
We do things a little differently, basing all our solutions on open source products, having flexible working practices and real team mentality. Our work covers web design, app development and branding for Charities and non-profit organisations across the country. Our clients include Charities such as Wikimedia and Farm Africa, galleries such as the Photographers Gallery and Craft Central but also companies, trade associations and government bodies. We're a distributed team with our main base in Shoreditch, East London.
What were looking for is someone who can grasp concepts quickly, has great attention to detail, and most importantly loves a tech challenge. In short, we’re a team of self confessed geeks who love tinkering and tweaking until something is just right, and we’re looking for someone with a similar attitude to join our growing team.
We like to build stuff… sometimes complicated stuff… for people who like to make a difference! We work with Non Profits, Charities and Art Galleries to help them navigate the complex digital landscape and create great digital experiences for their audiences.
We're a bootstrapped startup that has grown rapidly (from 10 to over 30 so far) based solely on the quality of the work we've been producing.
We do things a little differently, basing all our solutions on open source products, having flexible working hours and real team mentality. Our work covers web design, app development and branding for Charities and non-profit organisations across the country. Our clients include Charities such as Wikimedia, Farm Africa and Amnesty, galleries such as the Photographers Gallery and Craft Central but also companies, trade associations and government bodies.