UI / UX Designer

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Department / Discipline
Strategy & Development
Position Type
Staff / Permanent
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Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a UI / UX Developer with extensive experience in the Information & Technology industry.

  • Takes ownership of the design, technologies and UI standards and maintains these, following industry best practices, documenting as necessary, and mentoring other team members on their usage
  • Works closely with Product Owners, Business Analysts and SMEs to create rapid, iterative, and low-fi prototypes to turn UI design ideas into testable artefacts to collect and analyse the feedback of stakeholders in the early stages like ideation
  • Works closely with development teams to iteratively builds hi-fi prototypes with HTML/CSS/JavaScript and UI frameworks and guides development teams to deliver the user interfaces and experiences
  • Gets involved in the testing and validation of UI designs, iterating and enhancing them in line with the results and feedback gathered
  • Designs and develops new front-end features, utilising company best practices and architectural standards
  • Ensures consistency of the user interface and corporate design signature across multiple platforms
  • Be the focal point for the front-end development for others within the cross-functional agile development teams
  • Demonstrate a range of UI skills, working within the constraints of established applications, supporting browser compatibility and development techniques
  • Continuously look for opportunities to enhance the user experience and look and feel of the applications and ensure a consistent user experience

Skills / Qualifications


  • Tertiary education to degree/recognised certification level in a relevant subject, or equivalent experience

Knowledge, skills and experience:

  • Proven working experience of front-end web application development including designing and mocking up user interfaces using both low-fi and high-fi prototypes
  • Solid understanding of UX and UI design principles with an emphasis on maximising usability
  • Expert in HTML5, CSS, JavaScript
  • Solid understanding of view layout and rendering principles, responsiveness, browser and device supports
  • Hands-on commercial experience with one or more client-side frameworks such as Angular, AngularJS, Vue or React
  • Experience working with REST APIs
  • Working knowledge of front-end testing frameworks and build tools
  • With demonstrable evidence, hands-on experience of working with rich presentation of statistical data, graphs and management information
  • Strong troubleshooting, problem solving and investigative skills

Personal attributes:

  • Positive attitude with excellent verbal & written communication and collaboration skills
  • Visual and flexible thinker with attention to detail
  • Active listener and questioner with solid patience
  • Team player, capable of working effectively in a geographically dispersed team
  • Disciplined, organised, self-motivated and focused on the delivery of results
  • Active learner with a strong passion for UI/UX design and development

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com


Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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