Have you been searching for a great professional development opportunity, working within a state of the art Software Development Center in a fast-paced global project?
Then this could be the job for you!
This is an exciting time for Farfetch as we are experiencing a period of unprecedented growth.
We are looking for a Senior Digital Designer to join our team.
We offer not only a dynamic, fun, challenging and multicultural workplace, but also conditions in accordance with experience level.
Farfetch is an innovative e-commerce company that brings the world's best fashion boutiques to an international audience.
Launched in October 2008, Farfetch is rapidly growing into a truly global company.
Our family now includes more than 1000 talented people and 400 independent boutiques across Europe, North and South America, Asia, and offices in London, New York, LA, Porto, Guimarães, São Paulo, Tokyo, Shanghai, Moscow and Hong Kong.
We are looking for a senior digital designer who can shape beautiful interfaces for our internal applications – our operational tools and point of contact with our partners.
You'll be an experienced visual creator who has excellent interface design skills, and who can shape complex data in a creative and intuitive way.
You will be working collaboratively within the digital design team alongside visual designers, user experience designers, and user researchers.
You will be expected to work with the team from idea to realisation – turning customer insight and business requirements into cross platform digital products and services.
You will ideally come from an information architecture or visual interface design background.
You will have at least 3-5 years of experience in the field and be able to demonstrate your experience with a strong portfolio of work and the ability to communicate your thinking clearly and articulately.
You will have proven experience working on major projects throughout their complete lifecycle, from early concepts through to sketching and prototyping to delivery of detailed design.
You will be comfortable producing a range of outputs including sketches and working examples of ideas and concepts, and documenting aspects of the user interfaces you create.
You will be able to demonstrate a good understanding of interaction design principles, be able to translate business and user requirements into design solutions and understand the commercial aspects while using best practices.
You will be able to provide technical input into projects and identify issues to other members or the design team.
Key Skills and Experience
● Be as comfortable rapidly sketching – Create + Iterate!
● Rationalize and articulate and present design decisions to stakeholders and peers.
● Expert working knowledge of creative applications (Sketch, InVision, Adobe Creative Suite, etc.).
● The ability to manage multiple projects
● Fundamental understanding of typography and page composition
● Knowledge of various design methodologies and processes
● Responsible and self-motivated
● Collaborative and communicative
● Organised and structured
● Analytical and creative
● Respectful, honest, sense of humour a plus
● Passionate about delivering excellent design work