Junior Product Designer

Design · Brighton, East Sussex
Department Design
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level
Compensation £17,000 to £28,000

Who we are


Graphite is a digital design consultancy headquartered in Brighton, with the team working remotely in the South East of the UK. 


We’re a team of creative and strategic specialists on a mission to make a measurable difference for people’s health around the world. Every day we work with global healthcare and pharmaceutical organisations, helping to innovate and enhance their digital customer experiences.



The Role


With the overview of our senior and mid product designers, you will complete small tasks as part of wider projects. This will include estimating tasks, communicating progress or blockers in stand-ups and preparing your designs for reviews. You will be in constant interaction with other departments and clients. You will be responsible for presenting your work to senior designers and make them see the positive impact of your designs. Your work will be outcome-focused, user-centred and data-informed. You will share your work early and often, seeking feedback from across the board. You will be part of a talented team of Designers, Researchers, Developers, Account Managers and Project Managers. 

 

Your Manager will help you achieve your goals and enable you to create your best work. You will have regular 1-2-1 sessions and training budget to make sure you get the best out of your time at Graphite and build upon your existing skillset.

 

 

Your responsibilities

 

  1. Complete design tasks set by senior designers
  2. Estimating tasks and communicating progress or blockers in stand-ups
  3. Preparing your designs for design reviews
  4. Use your tools efficiently while keeping files tidy and versioned. Your work needs to be easily understandable by your peers.
  5. Great timekeeping & following Graphite’s employee process.
  6. Learn and follow Graphite’s Design process, pillars and values.


 

Skills & Experience Required

 

  1. One of the following experiences: A design diploma, 1 year of demonstrable self-initiated design projects, 1 year of experience in a commercial environment.
  2. Sketch or Figma experience is a must.
  3. Capacity to create prototypes (e.g: Invision)
  4. Some understanding of usability and accessibility in web or mobile applications.
  5. You have some understanding of Design Thinking, Atomic Design, UX and research
  6. Desirable but not essential: Worked with design systems or at least components.
  7. Desirable but not essential: Experience working in multidisciplinary teams (UX designers, UI designers, Researchers)
  8. Desirable but not essential: You have worked in Pharma and Healthcare.
  9. Desirable but not essential: You have worked within an agile environment (stand ups and sprints)

 

 Benefits

 

Read our employee experience introduction to see all our benefits; including:


  • Private Healthcare Insurance
  • Personal development budget for training and conferences
  • Time dedicated to supporting a charity of your choice
  • Free professional advice including support on mental health or finance
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Electric car leasing scheme
  • Pension scheme with employer contributions
  • Monthly team lunch, summer and Christmas parties
  • 25 days holiday, increasing with tenure


 

 Salary

 

 £17,000 to £28,000 a year (Depending on experience)

 

Applying


Graphite is committed to being an inclusive employer with a diverse and representative workforce at all levels. We encourage applications from people from the widest possible diversity of backgrounds, cultures and experiences. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic candidates and women as they are currently underrepresented within the Digital Industry at this time. Appointments will be made on merit on the basis of fair and open competition. 

 

  1. Write a covering letter to introduce yourself (please keep it simple and short)
  2. Attach your CV
  3. Provide a link to your Portfolio (online version preferred please, you're working in digital after all )

Thank You

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  • Location
    Brighton, East Sussex
  • Department
    Design
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level
  • Compensation
    £17,000 to £28,000