Overview

As a UX Architect in our Sky Games squad you will work in a fast-paced, close-knit squad working on exciting 5-star, award winning products that include Soccer Saturday Super 6, Sky Sports Fantasy Football, Sky Sports Six-a-Side and Sporting Life Pick 7. We focus on managing and growing the stable of free to play games that leverage the Sky Sports brand, building a strong relationship and association between ourselves and Sky Sports. Sky Games have over 1 million users each week, spread across seven games, in three different territories.

What you’ll do:

Reporting to the Bet Tribe’s UX Manager, you’ll work in a multi-disciplinary, agile squad with a focus on specific areas/customer journeys of the Sky Bet site.
Work closely with Digital Designers, Product Managers, Software Engineers and other stakeholders to help define and deliver best-in-class digital products.
Apply your UX skills to create digital experiences that are simple and engaging, achieve business goals and meet user needs.
Collaborate and build relationships with peers to recognise business needs and understand how to connect your work to the broader goals of the product.
Use your understanding of UX best practice and methodologies to solve user and business problems, being open to experimentation and trying new approaches.
Utilise your knowledge of UX principles and lean methodologies to deliver sketches, wire frames and rapid prototypes to effectively communicate potential solutions to both users and the business.
Plan and facilitate regular usability sessions, collecting and analysing user data to communicate learnings to key stakeholders.
Contribute to regular stakeholder workshops and assist in the discovery process.

How you’ll do it:

With an ability to ‘make things happen’, you will be a self-managing, fun and friendly person with a positive attitude and solid organisational skills.
You’ll take a pro-active, personable and sociable approach, happy to get out there and not hide behind your desk.
As an established performer with evidence of working across both web and mobile, you will use your experience to design engaging experiences for our customers.
Use your passion, attention to detail and commercial design understanding during the discovery and design phases of our product delivery process.
Collaborate and achieve as a team, being comfortable adapting to new situations and able to excel in a constantly changing environment.
Recognise business goals and technical constraints.
Be a solid communicator and confident presenter, clearly explaining your decision-making rationale to stakeholders of all levels; showing confidence in your own abilities and ideas.
Advocate a user-centered approach when engaging with squad and stakeholders.
Use your growth mindset to display an aptitude for learning and sharing new skills.

How we work:

We have a passion for collaboration and achieving as a team.
Open and honest, we take ownership and get things done.
We encourage personal growth with time dedicated to learning and development.
We use data to inform our decision making and aim to keep the process lean.

Why should you work for us?

We really care about your professional development. As a member of the Product team, you’ll get 10% of your working week to dedicate to self-directed learning and development. You’ll also have £1000 per year Tech Ninja fund to supply you with resources, whether that be a conference ticket for NUX8 or latest books, we’ve got it covered.

Our People Ambition is to attract & develop diverse & talented people to meet the current and future growth needs of SB&G. Together, our aim is to create the Best Digital Business to work at.

Mon to Fri – Standard

Tagged as: communication, agile, development, UX, management

About Sky Betting & Gaming

At Sky Betting and Gaming we bring the excitement of Sports Betting, Casino Games, Poker and Bingo to over 1 million customers in the UK. And we're not stopping there.

With a strong track record in digital innovation, our business based in the heart of Leeds, has more than doubled in size over the last five years. And we're on a mission to find talented people just like you that will help us continue to grow as we expand into Europe.

Delivering Sky Betting and Gaming's mix of first-class products is a genuine team effort. Across our business, whether at the core of customer service, technology, marketing, or finance, there's plenty of opportunity for you, no matter where you want your career to take off.

Join us and grow your career with Sky Betting and Gaming.