Are you passionate about designing digital products? Do you have an interest in shipping? Come join our Design team in Signal Ocean.
Signal Ocean is the technology arm of the Signal Group, a diversified shipping services group with offices in London and Athens.
Our main product, The Signal Ocean Platform, allows ship charterers, brokers and owners to securely process, combine and analyse complex arrays of private and public shipping data.
Powered by sophisticated machine learning / artificial intelligence technologies, the platform delivers customised, exclusive insights that help our clients achieve performance and efficiency.
We are currently looking for a Product Designer to join the team. The ideal candidate will have a strong design background, an eye for simple, intuitive and elegant design and solid UX skills with experience building real products for the web and mobile.
In this role, you will be responsible for designing new features and / or products that bring great value to the shipping industry.
What you will do in this role :
Understand the user and the desired user flows
Create thoughtful and appropriate solutions to design challenges that satisfy user needs, business requirements and technical constraints
Create highly-polished visual components using interaction design whilst following style and brand guidelines.
Collaborate cross-functionally with product management & engineering, to ensure a smooth product development process
Respect, maintain and enrich our Design System
What you bring to the team :
3+ years of experience designing products that people love.
A proven track record of user interface design, across a number of products that have been used by different demographics
Proficient in Sketch and Adobe Creative Suite.
Experience with prototyping tools and taking a product from the idea stage through to launch and beyond.
Ability to understand product mission and value proposition and to use user research and using analytics to design simple and relevant interfaces that delight the targeted personas.
Strong knowledge of current UX best practices, including user research and accessibility across mobile and web
Have an online portfolio or PDF to share with us.
Be a great communicator.
What makes us excited about you :
Understanding mobile best practices and different OS requirements
Experience in B2B products
Be able to bring your prototypes and ideas to life through animations
Understanding how traditional design principles work and be able to apply them in your work
What we offer :
Opportunity to join a fast-growing company early on, work in a young, driven team and learn from experienced leaders with deep expertise in shipping
Competitive base salary with additional performance incentives
Coverage under the company's collective health insurance plan
Individual budget for training, seminars, conferences and related travel
Team events and activities (including company-wide hackathons)
Fun and well-equipped work environment that includes our in-house restaurant with healthy, freshly cooked lunches every day