UI Designer - Basket

Hours: 36

Salary: Competitive

Location: London ( Hybrid)

United Kingdom

Apply by: 06/07/2023

UI Designer - Basket

London ( Hybrid)

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About the role

We are looking for UI designer to join the Basket to Post Order design team to help shape the future of online shopping for these millions of customers.

You’ll be joining a collaborative multidisciplinary team of designers and researchers to identify and design solutions to improve the customer experience for new and existing features.

You will contribute to the best practices and quality standards to establish a single, consistent experience of our digital products and services. Your work will have a positive and tangible impact on millions of customers.

You’ll work with other members of the multidisciplinary delivery team to bring expertise in interaction and UI design practice and techniques.

We are a user experience design team who create relevant, inclusive products to improve our customer’s online experience. The Basket to Post Order Design team is made up of UX, UI and Research specialists responsible for every customer touchpoint across the basket, checkout, payment, delivery tracking, and post order digital touchpoints.

We need people who share our ambition to deliver for our customers; Passionate and confident people willing to take the initiative and drive us forwards. In return we offer a great work/life balance, and significant learning and career development opportunities. We want people who can grow with us and want to develop themselves and the product in equal measure.

You will be responsible for

  • Develop and deliver app and web user interfaces across a range of touchpoints in the Basket, Checkout, Payment, Post Order journeys.
  • Create prototypes for web and app to support online research and testing.
  • Collaborate with all design disciplines to create and improve user experience and outcomes that are in-line with our design principles.
  • Creative problem solving, such as simplifying interfaces for complex products and services.
  • Work closely with engineering teams ensure review of design implementation at key stages of the development cycle.
  • Dedicated focus on human centered design to always meet our user needs that serve our customers a little better every day.
  • Interaction design research, identifying trends and critically analysing the viability.
  • Critique in-progress design work, evaluating the priority and effectiveness of solutions. Provide and encourage feedback from your team and other designers.
  • Liaise with technology and understand the scope of components in existing component libraries, determine fit for purpose and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Ensure new designs are consistent and leverage existing component libraries.
  • Be an advocate for correct use of and contribution to our design system.
  • Proactively share and communicate design expertise and knowledge with your peers and teams to improve organisational capability.
  • Demonstrate strong written, verbal communication and presentation skills to all levels of seniority and subject areas within the organisation.
  • Effectively engaging and participating in research activities. Making key decisions based on research and understand how this research impacts others.
  • Review previous designs at project inception, conduct design audits, determine wireframe feasibility, and create hi-fidelity prototypes.
  • Adherence to W3C accessibility guidelines.

You will need

  • Passion for design and technology, with a keen interest in visual arts and digital culture.
  • Good awareness of what success looks like with products and processes in the market.
  • Self-motivated, organised and pay great attention to detail, with an aptitude to collaborate, share trends and best practices with team members.
  • Actively seeks out ways to draw in first-hand customer representation to projects.
  • Experience designing through the proactive use of insight, using analytics and design research to test and validate design variants.
  • Work experience with other UI designers, UX designers, researchers, UX writers and developers to produce and maintain live products, shown in a strong and varied personal portfolio in digital format.
  • Exceptional UI design skills demonstrated with a strong portfolio.
  • High level of proficiency with the latest versions of Figma, along with good knowledge of the latest multi-channel design and prototyping tools and technologies.
  • Experienced working with design systems and brand guidelines.
  • Proficiency at designing intuitive graphical interfaces for native app and web, across multiple devices and screen sizes.
  • Knowledgeable in producing design executions that comply with W3C accessibility guidelines. Knowledge of typography and its use in interactive contexts.
  • Experience of working on design projects using agile methodologies.
  • Good knowledge of how digital interfaces are developed, knowing how to produce clean deliverables that help maintain good code.
  • Experience in producing interactive prototypes to test creative concepts and ideas, ranging from simple click-through prototypes to complex micro-interactions.
  • Experience in participating in user testing and research sessions.
  • Previous experience in the retail sector is an advantage.



What’s in it for you

We offer excellent benefits that help make Tesco a great place to work!  These include but are not limited to:

  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Holiday starting at 25 days plus a personal day (and bank holidays)
  • Great colleague discounts and deals, saving you money on everyday purchases, utility bills for the home and more
  • Retirement savings plan – save between 4% and 7.5% and Tesco will match your contribution
  • Buy as you earn and Save as you earn share schemes
  • Opportunities to get on – take advantage of our ongoing learning opportunities and award-winning training to help you achieve the career you want

About us

Our vision at Tesco is to become every customer’s favourite way to shop, whether they are at home or out on the move.  Our core purpose is “Serving our customers, communities and planet a little better every day”.  Serving means more than a transactional relationship with our customers.  It means acting as a responsible and sustainable business for all stakeholders, for the communities we are part of, and for the planet.

We are proud to have an inclusive culture at Tesco where everyone truly feels able to be themselves.  At Tesco, we not only celebrate diversity, but recognise the value and opportunity it brings.  We’re committed to creating a workplace where differences are valued, and make sure that all colleagues are given the same opportunities.  We’re a big business with diverse working patterns and many business areas which means that we can find something that works for you.  Everyone is welcome at Tesco.

We have recently announced that we are moving to a more blended working week – combining office and remote working.  Our offices continue to be where we connect, collaborate and innovate.  Talk to us about how this can work for you.

Note: Should you be successful in your application, your employment will be subject to and conditional upon you providing your bank account details on your agreed start date.

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