UI/Visual Designer in Remote

17 days ago
Blexr
Mid Level
Full Time
Europe
The Company
Blexr is an affiliate marketing company that has a remote-first working policy, with most of our Blexrians operating from sunny Malta. Our vision is to empower better online decision making for our users. We do this by creating industry-leading products based on honesty, integrity, and transparency. By putting people first, we know that they will do the same for our users.

The Position Summary
Change gambling affiliation for good! We are looking for a talented UI Designer capable of working independently when required, but who remembers that they’re part of a team, to join our fun and collaborative User Experience team of Product Designers and User Researchers at Blexr. This is an incredibly exciting time to join Blexr and be a part of a rewarding and impactful journey. The role requires expertise in visual and UI design, so as to create pixel-perfect interfaces and design libraries of components. You will be responsible for crafting the visual direction of our key products and can showcase all your design versatility, taking full ownership of the visual appeal of some of our products.  

Responsibilities: 
  • Design innovative visual UI solutions for the various niche products at Blexr
  • Define the visual direction of a product to shape and position ideas for user impact
  • Apply understanding for composition, colour, typography, iconography, and usability to help to create pleasant user interfaces.
  • Apply best practices for user-centric design to common visual and usability challenges
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Design illustrations, icons, and graphic user interfaces components, like menus, tabs, and widgets that appeal to the users
  • Create and/or maintain a library of icons, colours and components that will be used throughout the products
  • Contribute to the creation of the new design system
  • Develop UI mock-ups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and appear visually
  • Liaise with developers and QAs to ensure designs are built and delivered in line with design specifications
  • Provide the product teams with support and guidance to help follow our design standards and our UX best practices


Requirements: 
  • 3-5 years of experience in designing web UI interfaces, wireframes, and design interface concepts
  • Experience using Figma
  • A clear understanding of mobile and web design best practices for usability and accessibility
  • An eye for the details and pixel perfect approach to design work
  • Knowledge of modern product design best practices; keeping up with trends across the digital landscape
  • A visually stunning portfolio that displays experience with interaction design, design libraries, and specifications documentation
  • You are a self-starter and can hit the ground running
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Care about doing a great job and exceeding expectations with the quality of your work
  • Ability to work office hours for a CET time zoned company.
  • The candidate must embrace and promote Blexr’s core values of trust, transparency, accountability, and growth mindset.