UX / UI Designer

  • Founders Factory, Kensington, London, United Kingdom
  • Full-time

Company Description

Ever thought about how your own decisions and behaviours impact the environment? Ever tried to actively reduce your carbon footprint by tracking your behaviours? You might have already done so, but what about the behaviours of employees in the transport sector all around the world? 

Signol is a new start-up accelerating the green revolution of the transport sector by harnessing the power of individual behaviour. In our seminal and award-winning research, our team nudged airline captains at Virgin Atlantic to save $6.1m in fuel costs and 24,000 mt of CO2 in just 8 months. What’s more, the captains were happier too. We’re now working across aviation, maritime, and road transport - with more to come! 

At Signol, you’ll be working with a diverse range of people - such as behavioural scientists, developers, airline captains, and environmental experts. We promise an engaging working environment with a global outlook.

Job Description

✈️Being on the verge of some great projects, our team is working around the world with leading airlines and other heavy industry companies who all want to do their bit to save carbon. Signol is now live with customers and users. Moving forward, we need to keep building out our app and communication service for customers across various industries - ensuring a fantastic experience for all our users.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, collaborative UX / UI Designer to join our product team. You will work closely with our behavioural scientists and developers to design and test new features of Signol. You will also support our growing marketing and business teams with graphics and visual content.

Our team and company is growing and there will be opportunities to grow within the role for the right person. It’s an exciting time at Signol!

For this you will:

🤝 Create user-centered designs by understanding business requirements, and user feedback

🚢 Create user flows, wireframes, prototypes and mockups for our current and new markets, e.g. aviation, maritime, road transport

🎨 Translate requirements into style guides, design systems, design patterns and attractive user interfaces

🖌 Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches, and tables)

🔦 Identify and troubleshoot UX problems 

😀 Collaborate effectively with our product and business teams

📈 Incorporate customer feedback, usage metrics, and usability findings into design to enhance user experience


Key Requirements

  • You have a degree/diploma in Design, Fine Arts, Engineering or related field

  • You have prior experience as a UI/UX Designer as well as a strong portfolio of related projects

  • You are proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (specifically Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop) or similar

  • You are proficient in prototyping tools such as Figma, Sketch, InVision, etc.

  • You pay strong attention to detail and have a keen eye for aesthetics

  • You have excellent communication skills and can clearly articulate your ideas, designs, and suggestions

  • You are a strong team player who can collaborate effectively with different stakeholders


Desirable Requirements:

  • Basic HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript skills

  • Experience in behaviour change research

  • Interest in sustainability or climate change

Additional Information

Remuneration package: 

  • £35,000

  • 25 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays

  • Private health insurance 

  • Vested share options scheme available and can be considered after the probationary period

  • Flexible and remote working


Start Date: December 2021/January 2022

To apply for this position, please send us your CV and cover letter, ideally together with your portfolio.