- Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Rocket X is a proud part of the LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group. Our passion is “Leading the way into a mobile future”, which is being achieved through the exceptional growth of a portfolio of brands developed and managed on behalf of LeoVegas.
There are 13 brands in the current portfolio, targeting various sectors of the UK market. Some of our most notable brands include; LeoVegas UK, Pink Casino, 21.co.uk, Bet UK and Slot Boss.
The UX/UI team sits within our in-house design studio, alongside our Graphic Design and Motion Graphics teams, yet functions as a key player towards product development, remaining closely aligned with our in-house dev team. Reporting to our UX & Design Manager, you will work to ensure we deliver on our cornerstone of offering “The Greatest Gaming Experience”. You will be involved in the development and optimisation of mobile, desktop and native app products, within an exciting industry that continues to grow year on year.
The successful candidate will need to have the ability to understand what the ‘right’ user journey looks like for our players, whilst also taking into consideration the complex and regulated marketplace.
We are proud of our unique working culture, where we encourage our employees to challenge the 'norm’ and ask the question ‘why?’. The UX/UI team are at the heart of our 13 brands and regularly meet with many stakeholders across our business, so they need to be great communicators.
What we’re looking for..
Exceptional UI design skills, from wireframing through to high fidelity mockups.
Skilled in the use of software such as Sketch, Adobe CC, InVision Studio etc (Sketch preferred).
Solid understanding of user-centred design practices.
Ability to champion design-thinking and educate the wider business of its importance.
Experience with various forms of user/usability testing.
Experience with UX-based workshops.
Knowledge of design systems (experience with/involvement in implementation, a considerable advantage).
Experience with rapid prototyping software or other methods of prototyping such as InVision.
Analytical, data-led approach to product design.
Experience within a wider product team, including developers, product managers etc.
Great communicator who works well as part of a team.
A positive, can-do attitude.
Motivated, proactive and always keen to learn.
Nice to haves...
Experience in front-end development
Experience with UI animations and motion design.
Previous work within the iGaming industry would be an advantage.
Competitive starting salary.
Working hours: Monday - Friday, full-time.
The successful candidate will be required to complete a full DBS Check and must be eligible to work in the United Kingdom.
Benefits include: a modern, informal office environment; free snacks and beer fridge Fridays; full private health care; a mobile phone for personal or business use; free yoga classes and unrivalled talent development opportunities and career coaching.