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Product Designer

The award-winning cloud software company, Aphix Software, is actively seeking suitable applicants for the position of Product Designer to help design eCommerce solutions for our customers across Ireland, the UK, South Africa, Australia and Globally.

About Aphix

The B2B eCommerce market is growing rapidly - the UK alone delivers more than £500 billion in B2B eCommerce sales in just the last 3 years.

In many markets, B2B growth is now twice as fast as B2C/retail eCommerce.

Aphix is a rising star in the B2B eCommerce space and has an ambitious strategy for year on year growth.

Aphix helps our customers Sell Smarter and accelerates their Digital Growth. At our heart, Aphix is a SaaS product company with ambitions to deliver the best in design and user experience across all of our products.

We are seeking a senior designer to join our team and help us to continue to deliver on that ambition.

The Challenge

As a Product Designer and a key member of the Product Team your challenge is to research, prototype and detail the solutions to new features and improvements for our range of products - both web & mobile apps. Solutions need to deliver on the product requirements while ensuring a consistent user interface and a great user journey.

A key part of your role is to establish a design system and processes at Aphix including a strong component architecture that improves UI consistency and reduces complexity for our users while also enabling faster innovation in our product.

The ideal candidate is a hands-on digital product designer with a passion for UI design systems and UX. You are experienced in taking complex requirements and via research and interaction with both customers and internal teams can present the optimal design solution. You are passionate about designing systems that scale in a SaaS (web and mobile) product world.

Key Responsibilities

You are:

  • a digital UI Designer - you research, design solutions and execute flawlessly
  • a Design/UX Advocate and Practitioner - you enjoy collaboration with others and will be a key bridge between the Product and Development teams;
  • immersed in our Customer’s Domain - you have insight and strong empathy to the challenges our customers face;
  • responsible for the Solution Design of product features from concept to user story;
  • an Evangelist for, delivering on and improving our Product Design Process;
  • ready to offer Design Leadership, Review/Feedback and practical hands-on design solutions to our development teams;
  • tasked with the Developing and Maintenance of a consistent Aphix Design System and
  • up-to-date on Trends and current Best Practice relevant to your role including Product Design, UX, ERP, B2B eCommerce and front end development / UI frameworks and design systems.

Desired Experience & Qualifications

  • must be passionate about UI Design, UX, eCommerce and SaaS products;
  • have a minimum 3 years demonstrable experience working in a design, product management or UX role, ideally in a product / SaaS company.
  • are familiar with the fundamentals of designs systems, design thinking, user experience design (UX);
  • have knowledge of modern design and prototyping software and tools (such as Figma), Component Frameworks & Libraries UI Frameworks like Material UI, etc), design systems and software development;
  • can demonstrate a portfolio in digital front end design and skills in HTML, CSS and JS frameworks;
  • have great communications skills and love working with and across multiple teams and
  • ideally (but not a must have) you have a Degree in a Design, UX, Web Applications, Product Management or another relevant discipline.

Benefits

We offer many benefits to everyone on our team and work hard to make this a healthy, fun and rewarding work environment. These include:

  • Growth and opportunity - We are focused on high levels of growth providing strong career opportunities. We provide regular formal and informal career feedback and carry out annual pay reviews.
  • Work with great people - Our team is passionate, driven and successful - join us if you are too!
  • Social - We hold regular company-sponsored team lunches, virtual team building events and our annual weekend conference
  • Industry benchmark salaries
  • Annual leave - from 22 to 25 days per year (depending on length of service)
  • Bike-to-work scheme
  • Flexible Work Hours (subject to role and length of service)
  • Remote Working (subject to role and length of service)
  • Modern office in the centre of Drogheda town close to public transport

How to Apply

If you are interested in joining our product team, please send us your CV and a cover email to jobs@aphixsoftware.com.

Please Note: We hire great people, not just great qualifications! So, tell us in the cover note what you are passionate about, what you do outside of work and why you feel you are the best candidate for this position!