Vable • United Kingdom

Senior Product Designer (UX)

Employment type:  Full time

Remote-first

A little flex time

Job Description

Location: Fully Remote (must be within UK / EU time zone)

Contract Type: Full time, Permanent, 40 hour week

Reports to: Head of Product

Salary: We have benchmarked a base salary in the region of £60,000-£70,000

Why join Vable? 👋

We help law firms, consultancies, government departments and other information intensive organisations to become more efficient in their management of information, and as a result, to make better decisions. We help information managers in a multitude of industries and sectors to organise and manage news and current awareness for the benefit of those they support.

We are looking for a talented and experienced Senior Product Designer (UX) with good communication skills and experience in B2B SaaS workflow & collaboration software to understand the pain points of our users and excellent skills in creating design proposals and prototypes. We are a business with a strong product focus. We continuously strive to evolve our product alongside our clients.

We would love to hear from you if you have:

  • 4+ years experience as a product designer in B2B
  • 2+ years B2B SaaS Experience in UX & UI design
  • 4+ years of various UX research & testing methods i.e.; customer interviews, prototype testing, surveys, user tests & more!
  • Experience in building or significantly contributing to a product’s design system
  • Expertise in creating and sustaining atomic design systems at both the architectural and component levels, leveraging the latest features in Figma
  • Strong understanding of interaction design, visual design, and user experience
  • Ability to produce visual designs using Figma or similar tools
  • Designed simple solutions for complex workflows with highly configurable systems
  • You are a strong communicator and like to champion the user’s needs in discussions with stakeholders
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English

🔍 Who we're looking for

As a successful Senior Product Designer we know you will know what “best” looks like, and have the personality, aspiration and energy to give it a shot. You will be part of a cross-functional team working closely with the product manager and engineers. You will own the design process from start to finish including feature ideation, lo-fi & hi-fi prototyping. You will create the final UI and feel comfortable communicating your work to our team. You will do user research, including initiatives like user interviews and usability testing and set up and maintain our design system to assure a consistent user experience across our products.

To be successful in this role, your values matter just as much as your skills. Does this sound like you? ✨

  • We are Kind and Empathetic = Our behaviour and words assume the best in people
  • We are Always A Team = We are a globally dispersed, bound together by accountability
  • We are Curious = A bunch from various backgrounds. We ask questions
  • We Take Ownership = We care deeply about the work that we do and strive for excellence

Why work here? 🌱

  • We embrace people who have different opinions, perspectives and personalities and concentrate on the Cultural Add
  • We offer flexible working to include being a fully remote company
  • Get a MacBook, monitor and other required technical equipment when you join
  • 33 days of paid leave a year plus statutory holidays (33 total), based on where you live
  • A yearly learning budget for your growth and development
  • EAP through Oliva
  • We like our virtual socials and really do like to get to know everyone
  • In person meet ups, fully paid by the company
  • And last but not least, a wonderful team of Vablers and clients.

Ready to apply? 💌

  • Great! Send us a CV and answer the application questions.

Interview Process 🖊️

1. You will be asked to send a link that we can access to a design system you have created

2. Intro Call: A short 25 minute call will be organised with Sarah; Head of People & Ops

3. UX interview with Martin our Product Marketing Manager

4. On successful completion of this, a test will be sent

5. Final Interview: This will be a chance for you to learn more about our company and team and for us to delve deeper into any areas of your background not yet discovered. It may be split in two or all members may attend the call

For most candidates we expect the whole process to be no longer than 4-5 weeks 🙌

Vable is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment regardless of race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or disability status.

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Enhanced maternity leave
Work from home allowance
Teambuilding holidays
33 days annual leave including statutory days
Private healthcare
Virtual Christmas Parties
Location
96%
Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Hours
80%
Employees are largely happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Benefits
68%
Employees are largely happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
75%
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
68%
Employees feel that most people work flexibly
Autonomy
88%
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Additional employee ratings
(these do not contribute to the FlexScore®)

Diversity
68%
Employees feel that the diversity is good and there are continued efforts to improve it
Inclusion
84%
Employees feel like the company culture is brilliantly inclusive and equitable
Culture
82%
Employees feel like it is a really great environment to work in
Mission
86%
Employees feel very excited about and aligned with the company mission
Salary
68%
Employees feel that their salary is good and matches the value they bring

Working at Vable

Company employees

20

Gender diversity (male:female)

30:70

Office locations

Fully Remote and Global

Hiring Countries

Australia

France

Germany

Ireland

Netherlands

Spain

United Kingdom

United States

Awards & Achievements

Emerging companies

Emerging companies

Flexa100 2024
SaaS & Software

SaaS & Software

Industry awards 2023
Saas & Dev Software

Saas & Dev Software

Industry awards 2022