UX/UI designer

London, UK
£35,000 to £50,000 per year
February 2, 2022

About the role

We are currently hiring a passionate, research-focused UI/UX Designer to join a collaborative and innovative team. You will ensure that the 'user experience' for individuals using our platform is as efficient and pleasurable as possible. You will be involved in the design of digital products and services for specific target groups and end users and will need to understand motivations.

You'll work collaboratively with other members of the digital team and the wider business to ensure that products and services meet client needs.


  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
  • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets
  • Build page navigation buttons and search fields
  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like
  • Present and test prototypes with internal stakeholders, potential customers and existing users
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colours and images, as well as web accessibility guidelines

What we're looking for

  • Proven work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of design projects
  • Knowledge of wireframe tools
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Adobe XD and Illustrator, Sketch, Figma, etc.
  • Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
  • Good time-management skills and an ability to juggle multiple projects with different deadlines
  • BSc in Design, Computer Science or relevant field

About Oxford Risk

Oxford Risk has a vision for improving financial wellbeing and helping people make the best decisions to support their life choices. We understand financial decisions are complex and daunting, and we all have anxieties and biases that can get in the way of good outcomes. We’re here to fix that.

We are a small, innovative team with big ambitions. We combine data research, behavioural science, and quantitative finance expertise to develop user-friendly products that support holistic financial decision-making — spanning investment, savings and borrowing. Our technology empowers financial service providers, from fintechs to banks, provide hyper-personalised advice to their clients, for today and fora lifetime of financial decisions.

Why join us now?

Having tripled in size since 2018, the last year has seen us move a gear. We’re building our team to expand into new markets, enhance our product offering, and develop new products, including an increasing focus on sustainable investing. There are exciting opportunities to explore the potential for machine learning, and the use of behavioural nudging to improve customers’ ability to stick to their plans and reach their financial goals.

What you can expect from us

  • Collaborative, flat culture – your work matters
  • Fast-paced learning environment
  • Diverse, curious, and smart colleagues from more than 10 countries
  • Flexible, hybrid working with monthly get-togethers

What makes you fit in well with us

  • Curiosity, creativity, and willingness to learn
  • Integrity and a desire to do things right
  • Being confident, proactive, and hands on
  • Ambition and drive
  • A good sense of humour

How to apply

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a CV and cover letter to careers@oxfordrisk.com. Make sure you include "oxr2022" in the subject, otherwise you might not get through to us.