Careers

We’re a creative and enthusiastic team of design professionals, looking for like-minded people to support us provide exceptional solutions to our clients.

We’re currently recruiting for the following positions:

UI Designer

A great opportunity for an experienced UI designer to immerse themselves within an energetic, forward thinking design consultancy working on digital projects for a range exciting clients.

Salary: Negotiable and subject to experience
Full-Time: Initially 6 months fixed-term / Freelancers considered

The consultancy is seeking an experienced UI designer to support the existing team in the creation of amazing digital user experiences through front-end websites, app developments and software applications. Reporting to the management team, you’ll be a strong UI designer whom holds a solid understanding of UX principles and can provide examples of your unique cross-device experience within your portfolio – mobile, tablet and desktop.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Creating and communicating amazing ideas, concepts and visual designs through Adobe Photoshop and UXPin (or similar), then turning these into functioning front-end HTML code for websites, apps and software integration.
  • Creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows, style guides and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
  • Create original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks.
  • Focusing on the way that functionality is displayed through; exceptional design; the structure and layout of content; navigation and how users interact with these.
  • Thinking through complex features and flows, balancing user needs and the client business needs, making the complex feel simple to end users.
  • Creating responsive email templates and their application to email distribution clients.
  • Developing interface content and graphics; design images, icons, banners, etc.
  • Ensuring cross-platform compatibility in all work undertaken.
  • Producing product requirements, testing requirements, design and interface documentation as needed based on best practices and standards.
  • Reviewing competing products and recommending design solutions that differentiate Blueprint’s client’s products from those of competitors.
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end CMS (typically Umbraco or WordPress).

As a result, your attributes would include:

  • Proven UI design experience, with a strong creative portfolio of cross-device work.
  • A passion for understanding the user, utlising user personas to champion the user’s perspective throughout the design process, methods and techniques.
  • Experience of working on software product application projects – web or native.
  • Experience creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps.
  • A keen eye for aesthetics and presentation of creative work.
  • Ability to work alone and in a team, working with remote team members.
  • Great problem solver who can convey solutions through drawings and diagrams and not just digital mock-ups.
  • Proficiency using Photoshop, Illustrator, Visual Studio or Dreamweaver, and wire-framing tools such as UXPin.
  • Excellent knowledge and demonstrable experience with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • A good understanding of interaction design such as how best to use JQuery etc. to enhance content (back end coding skills are not required but would be useful).
  • Solid understanding of typography for the web.
  • Ability to create strong illustrations, icon designs as well as manipulate photography.
  • Excellent communicator, with attention to detail and who takes pride in everything that you do.
  • Intuitive nature with regards to multi-tasking and co-ordination responsibilities.
  • Critical thinker with a methodical approach and level headed under pressure.
  • Be open to receiving objective criticism and improving upon it.
  • Helpfulness and willingness to go the extra mile to get the job done.

If this opportunity to broaden your horizons within an incentive filled organisation as a creative account executive seems applicable to you, please get in contact with us – recruitment@bdci.co.uk

Recruitment agencies need not apply.

Freelance Creatives

We’re always looking to hear from talented freelance designers, developers, animators, copywriters and programmers to potentially become part of our extended Blueprint Design team!

We are proud of the work that we do and wouldn’t be successful without our passionate team of specialists. If you have the desire to be a part of a creative and innovative group of design professionals, working in a fun and rewarding environment, then we invite you to get in contact with us – recruitment@bdci.co.uk

Recruitment agencies need not apply.