In July 2015 the Irish owned Distilled Media Group and Schibsted Media Group, the Oslo listed international media group and leading player within online marketplaces globally, announced the establishment of a combined business, Distilled SCH. Distilled SCH owns the three highly successful Irish online marketplaces DoneDeal.ie Daft.ie and Adverts.ie.
Is your passion making the complex simple? Do you take pride in the small details, knowing they not only enhance the product but effectively are the product? If you have experience in helping users get from A to B in the simplest way possible, then this is the role for you.
DoneDeal are looking for an experienced UX designer to help round out our small but mighty team of design and product experts.
The ideal candidate is a diligent project lead, always moving their tasks forwards. They will work with our team as we attempt to drive the direction of our product. Being passionate about the user’s experience is a must, while we attempt to develop exciting new and innovative features to help the product grow.
We are looking for someone who is fun, bright and motivated. Someone who is willing to go the extra effort to develop the best possible solutions and understands the importance of design in this process.
The age of the lone genius designer is dead. We are looking for someone who thrives on working in groups, thoroughly enjoys teamwork and helping others succeed.
If you are that person we look forward to hearing from you.
About The Role
Partner with the product and the operation teams to define problems & goals,
Take the lead in moving the design stages of these goals forward
Deep understanding of UX best practices that will engage and motivate users
Mastery of Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, and other common design tools
Passionate about perfection
Experience creating prototypes, wireframes and mockups, brainstorming on new products and building prototypes that capture the imagination must be in your DNA.
Ability to work directly with developers to ensure the successful implementation of a design specification
Design elegant interactions, utilising the established DoneDeal framework and design architecture
Give and solicit feedback with peers, flexibility with your own work and a huge emphasis on collaboration is key.
A strong portfolio demonstrating a history of creating great web and mobile designs
2+ years experience in a similar role
Experience working in design teams and a strong collaborative work ethic
Can demonstrate examples of taking the lead or initiative on projects
Experience working with product managers and engineers
Excellent communication skills
Lo-fi & hi-fi prototyping skills
Strong level of UI skill
Have cross-platform design experiences (Web, android, iOS, emails)
User Testing experience
An attractive salary and benefits package
21 days holidays per year, plus an additional days leave per year of service
The opportunity to work with one of Ireland's largest online companies
Contributory pension scheme
Fully paid VHI Health Insurance
A fast-paced, challenging and fun working environment
You will be given a chance to make a significant contribution to our future direction.
- The chance to make a lasting difference