Senior UI Designer

  • UI designer
  • Permanent
  • London, UK

About the role:

Tesco are setting out on a new journey to become a truly omni-channel retailer, with the aim of offering our customers a simple and joined up digital experience no matter where they are.

If you’re interested in designing a new and genuinely innovative shopping app, that has a potential user base of 16 million customers, then this role is for you.

You will be responsible for:

Using your amazing app design skills you will help design a new native shopping app that meets the needs of millions of customers whether it’s in-store or online, across their entire shopping journey It doesn’t stop there, this new app will also serve as the vehicle to build a consolidated app platform - simplifying customer journeys, apps, features and patterns used across all different businesses and countries in the Tesco group

Reporting to the Shopping Design Lead you’ll be responsible for the UI design of the new app and the new consolidated app platform Working alongside other designers, researchers and engineers, you’ll be moving quickly to get things in customers hands - testing assumptions and rapidly iterating based on insights

To ensure our decisions are the right ones, you’ll help us test all designs and patterns with customers, documenting our findings, rationale and standards alongside the design system

We make products for everyone, and as such accessibility and inclusion is a foundational pillar of our design standards You’ll help bring others with you, imparting your expert knowledge of native app UI design to develop other designers in the team

You will need:

  • An expert UI designer with proven experience designing and delivering iOS and Android apps
  • Exceptional UI design skills (including interaction design) demonstrated with a strong portfolio
  • You’ve guided the UI design of at least 2 large native apps projects
  • Mastery of Sketch, including creating complex design libraries Ability to present your designs and articulate your rationale to colleagues and stakeholders

What’s in it for you:

An annual bonus scheme which you can achieve up to 3.5% of base salary Colleague Clubcard (including a 2nd card for a family member) after 6 months service with 10% off most purchases at Tesco Holiday starting at 25 days plus a personal day A retirement savings plan - 4%-7.5% contribution rate Life Assurance - 5 x contractual pay Buy As You Earn Scheme which allows you to buy Tesco shares and save tax after 3 months of service Save As You Earn Scheme which gives you the opportunity to save direct from your pay for three or five years with the option of using your savings to buy Tesco shares at a discounted price after 1 year of service Access to Tesco Learning and Development Academy, Safari Books https://www.safaribooksonline.com and Pluralsight Technology Learning Platform https://www.pluralsight.com Deals & Discounts through Tesco including Tesco Mobile & Tesco Bank Deals and Discounts through many other external businesses Cycle to work and Car Share Schemes

About us:

In the UK, Tesco serves some 66 shoppers every second, so it's our goal to ensure every one of those customers experiences just a little better service on each visit.

Our business was built with a simple mission – to be the advocate for customers, helping them to enjoy a better quality of life and an easier way of living. This hasn't changed. Customers want great products at great value which they can buy easily and it's our job to deliver this in the right way for them.

That's why 'Serving shoppers a little better every day' is our core purpose. As a business, serving customers is at the heart of everything we do – whether it’s in–store or online.

We need people who share our motivation to deliver for our customers; Passionate and assured people willing to take the initiative and drive us forwards. In return your work will make a tangible impact on millions of customers, and we offer an amazingly talented team, great work/life balance, and significant learning and career development opportunities.