Junior Digital Designer

We are currently looking for a Junior Digital Designer to join our York office. Candidates will have a strong passion for design and a portfolio demonstrating digital user interfaces.

The role will cover all stages of the app development lifecycle from User Flows and Wireframes to Design Concepts, Prototyping and Asset creation. Our processes revolve around XD and therefore experience of the software is preferable.

You will be supported by our current UI designer who also leads our Discovery team and will also support our marketing efforts in creating concepts and assets for our social media coverage.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate:

  • Clear passion for all things creative
  • Eye for detail and aesthetics`
  • Passion for digital, particularly mobile apps

To be successful in this role you will have experience of some/all of the following:

  • Design based Degree
  • Adobe XD/Sketch App
  • UI/UX Design

It would be a bonus if you had experience of the following:

  • Implemented Material Design
  • Familiarity with Apples Human Interface Guidelines
  • 2D Animations and UI transitions

Finally, the candidate must show a keen interest in making the mobile world a career choice and have a strong desire for learning and building upon their career to date. The Distance want to help develop a master of their trade in a supportive environment with additional training opportunities where required.

The role comes with

  • A competitive salary (depending on experience)
  • Workplace pension
  • Employee incentives (including Perkbox and free phone insurance)
  • Minimum of 31 days holiday entitlement (we close at Christmas)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Regular team socials

Email your CV and portfolio to jobs@thedistance.co.uk, we can’t wait to hear from you.