Product Designer

Team – Product MAE

Working Pattern – Hybrid – 2 days per week in the Vitality Bournemouth or London Office. Full time, 37.5 hours per week.

Top 3 skills needed for this role:

Ability to rapidly design, test and iterate

Ability to quickly understand a problem and define the best design solution to meet customer needs and business outcomes

Experience of designing app solutions highly preferred

What this role is all about:

As product designer you will be responsible for designing and shaping unique, user-centric products and experiences. You will thrive working in a fast-paced environment with the ability to rapidly prototype, test and iterate. Working collaboratively with product, content design and business stakeholders you will be able to make deliberate design decisions and to translate any given user-experience journey into a smooth and intuitive interaction that helps to achieve the overall journey’s vision.

Key Actions

  • Responsible for rapid ideation and reiterate on designs and concepts for user experiences across the Member
  • Active Engagement Journey.
  • Able to collaborate closely with cross-functional team (consisting of product, content design, development) as well as business stakeholders
  • Pioneer innovative thinking whilst being solution focused. Must have an excellent understanding of the latest UX/CX/UI best practices on both App and Web and a very good understand of market trends, insight and industry standards.
  • Create wireframes, prototypes, style guides and user flows with the ability to effectively communicate your ideas using any of these methods.
  • Present and defend your design decisions. All your design decisions should be based on the overall product roadmap as well as your own design thinking and fundamental principles (i.e. color theory, visual weight, etc.)
  • Good grasp and knowledge of Design Systems and be able to work on both App and Web UX/UI.
  • Work closely with the wider design team, content design and Brand Director to ensure brand guidelines and UX principles are adhered too.

Essential Skills needed to fulfil this role:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Digital specialist with a proven track record working in native apps and web
  • High level of understanding of web development practices
  • Strong understanding of digital analytics and conversion rate optimisation processes
  • Strong ability to refine and prioritise design backlog in fast-moving environment
  • Proficient at writing user stories and defining acceptance criteria
  • Excellent delivery and execution of sprint rituals and releases
  • Experience of using work management tools such as Jira & Confluence
  • Able to lead and facilitate meetings (e.g. lead workshops to elicit requirements) within business and technical teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with business and technical stakeholders at all levels
  • Able to produce high quality supporting artefacts to assist the team in development of design
  • Outstanding team working and collaboration skills
  • Experience designing consumer quality digital products in an Agile environment
    UX/UI certification
  • Experience performing user tests, preferably on userzoom platform
  • Experience using or contributing to a design system
  • Understanding of browser and device constraints
  • Understanding of accessibility and usability standards
  • Animation/video/movement capability
  • Proficient at drawing storyboards and creating wireframes
  • Able to perform detailed customer, market and business analysis

So, what’s in it for you?

Bonus Schemes – A bonus that regularly rewards you for your performance
A pension of up to 12%– We will match your contributions up to 6% of your salary
Our award-winning Vitality health insurance – With its own set of rewards and benefits
Life Assurance – Four times annual salary
These are just some of the many perks that we offer! To view the extensive range of benefits we offer, please visit our careers page. Fantastic Benefits. Exciting rewards. Great career opportunities!

Who We Are

At Vitality, everything we do is driven by our core purpose. To make people healthier and to enhance and protect their lives through our market-leading health and life insurance and the Vitality Programme. We empower our members to take control of their wellness and develop long-term healthy habits.

Diversity & Inclusion

We’re committed to diversity and inclusion because it’s good for our employees, for our business, and for society. To learn more please visit our Careers page.

Vitality’s approach to sustainability

Vitality is a business that drives positive change. We reward people for making and sustaining healthier choices. But healthy people also need a healthy environment. To learn more please visit our Careers page.

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