Digital Designer (6 month contract)

Reporting to: CEO/Head of Product

Based in: London or Berlin

Time: 5 days per week

Contract: 6 Month Fixed Term Contract


Job Purpose:

The Digital Designer will be responsible for laying out and redesigning Resident Advisor and its associated applications. This role will work closely with the CEO and Head of Product. With over 4 million viewers per month, your work will be seen across the globe. The successful candidate will have experience working in Sketch to produce design systems and applying them to complex wireframes and content architecture. They will be responsible for redesigning pages and products in order to execute the overall vision of the company. This Designer will also support the development team to ensure that all design functionalities are addressed, supported, and easily incorporated.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Using Sketch to design and layout pages

  • Building on and continuing to develop a new RA design system

  • The work will scale to fit demands of accessibility and usability

  • User requirements and journey to be a core focus

  • Layouts will need to be beautifully created putting the user’s experience first

  • Collaborate on briefs and developing our design guidelines

  • Designing key UI elements and pages for web, iOS & Android

  • Sketch and prototype ideas to quickly assess viability, and design the fine-grained details of interactions

  • Continuously seek to understand the capabilities and technical constraints of RA services

  • Translating ideas and user stories into wireframes

  • Draw ideas from concepts, wireframes, designs and prototypes, mockups and flows, through to finalised layouts


Who we’re looking for:

  • Extensive experience using Sketch including symbols and libraries

  • Experience as a UX & Layout designer for both websites and apps

  • Extensive portfolio and proven record of hitting deadlines


Our Values:

  • Our passion is our profession.

  • We are independent and we support independence.

  • We support local scenes.

  • We treat dance music as an art form.

  • We champion the values of acceptance that underpin dance music culture.

  • We care about the past, present and future of electronic music.

  • We choose honesty over gain.

  • We're always front left and always share our water.