Lead Mobile UI/UX Designer

LONDON, FULL-TIME

At Gaming Factory we develop and operate kwiff, the mobile app for online sports betting and casino gambling available for both iOS and Android. Our office is located at The Aircraft Factory in Hammersmith, five minutes walk from the Piccadilly, District, Circle and Hammersmith & City lines.

Description

We are looking for an experienced UX/UI designer with a passion for innovative mobile app design to join our technical team. You will work closely with product owners, developers and QA and drive the design of new features as well as looking at improvements to the existing product. We want you to be the force that makes sure we provide a consistent experience across our different platforms (iOS and Android), finding innovative solutions that are based on research and interacting with both external users and internal stakeholders.

What we are offering is a chance to be in from the early days; to be part of an innovative start up and help influence everything from how our products look and feel to how we work with designing and building them. We are a fast paced company and you need to be comfortable wearing different hats, taking on multiple tasks and interfacing with many stakeholders.

Main Responsibilities

  • Drive the design process for our mobile app development
  • Work hands-on with product owners and development teams to create designs for implementation, actively participating in the full process from idea to in use
  • Together with developers experiment with the latest UX/UI best practices for each mobile platform to decide whether it suits the kwiff app or not
  • Collaborate with marketing and other stakeholders to have consistency between branding, messaging and the product UX/UI

Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience with UX/UI design of native mobile apps
  • Must have experience with both iOS and Android apps and understand how to design for both, taking into account the platform differences while still providing consistency
  • In-depth understanding of iOS Human Interface Guidelines and Google Material Design
  • Wizard level knowledge of the visual design toolbox
  • Experience with user research through A/B testing, focus groups and other methods
  • Self-motivated and proactive, takes own initiatives and involves others as needed
  • Excellent communication skills in both speech and writing
  • Should have experience from similar dynamic, fast paced environments in growing companies, or at least a reason for wanting to be in one
  • Experience from gaming industry can be a bonus but is not required

About kwiff

Kwiff is not gambling as you know it. It’s a new approach to sports betting and casino focusing on giving each player an individual experience. We are determined to challenge the industry by being outrageously innovative and product focused – building the gambling company of the future. To be in total control we have built our own tech platform including a fully automated sportsbook. We have launched our native iOS and Android apps on the UK market, offering our customers best-in-class UX/UI. Our ambition is to offer the best gambling experience and we have the knowledge, resources and courage to make it happen.

Kwiff was founded in 2015 and we have been on a rocket trajectory since with already more than 65 employees across our London and Malta offices. Founder Anders Ström has a proven track-record in the industry previously having founded operator Unibet/Kindred Group and sportsbook supplier Kambi. Kwiff offers the advantages of a young and dynamic start-up coupled with the stability and security of a larger and established company.