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Graduate UX Designer

Spain 🇪🇸
July 9, 2024

Calling all Graduates!

Are you looking for an opportunity to kickstart your career with industry leading training and mentoring? If so, then look no further…

We’re looking for a Graduate UX designer to join our two-year Graduate programme, giving you experience working in a FTSE 100 listed software company. Everything we do at Sage is designed to help business flow, to help business’ make decisions faster and more accurately. As part of this, we rely on our team of experts to create, develop and maintain industry-leading products. And that’s where you come in!

We’re on the hunt for our future top talent who can bring their skills and expertise to continue to drive us forward.What’s in it for you?

You’ll join the Strategic Services design team at Sage within the central experience design organisation - benefitting from working alongside a multidisciplinary team of more than 50 UX designers, researchers, content designers, illustrators and front-end specialists.

The Strategic Services team focuses on innovative solutions and new propositions in the areas including Sage AI, chatbots, data, developer experiences and membership – to deliver value to our customers and partners ecosystem in our continued goal to build experiences that connect, remove friction and deliver insights. So, if you’re passionate about data, AI, new technologies and humane innovations – this is a great opportunity to be a part of this exciting journey and grow in a fast-paced environment. You will work closely with a wide range of stakeholders to discover and define user and business needs and design a world-class user experience for them.

Throughout the 2-year Graduate programme and your career at Sage, we want you to be enthusiastic about your personal development, and continuously learn new things to strive for excellence. We expect a lot from our Graduates and will encourage you to bring innovative ideas to add real value for our customers, in an environment where ambition for future progression is rewarded.

What are we looking for?

You’ll need to be a Graduate, ideally, but not necessarily, in relevant disciplines like Product or Interaction Design, Interactive Media, Visual Communication etc. Whilst we’re open to any degree discipline, you’ll need to demonstrate user-centricity, ideally with great balance of design thinking, business orientation and a data-informed mindset. We also like team players who are always willing to contribute to multiple facets of design – from user research and experience strategy to product design and content.

As a Graduate Experience Designer, your role would involve:

· Continuous user research, iterative experience design, content design and measurement for the solution areas relevant for Strategic Services

· Crafting engaging experiences for our services and products, including usability, UI copy, interactions and micro-interactions

· Create designs with empathy and clarity to communicate complex concepts in a user-friendly way

· Representing the customer’s point of view and bring user empathy and clarity to the teams that helps create solutions that deliver good value to our customers and partners

· Help Sage teams get a deep understanding of the people who use our products· Inform and evaluate design decisions that enable Sage products work well for our users

· Experimentation with AI and other newer technologies to drive innovations and efficiencies

Alongside this, you’ll also have

• A keen eye for detail and an inquisitive mind to help solve problems.

• You’ll be resilient and determined, able to work in a fast-paced, changing environment.

• As part of a global business, you’ll be an effective communicator, able to collaborate with people from across the world.

• Able to present your work and elaborate on your decision-making.

These roles are based in Barcelona. You’ll be in the office at least 2 days a week so will need to live in (or be willing to relocate to) an easily commutable distance.

Why would you love to join us?

• Great salary and performance annual bonus

• We take great pride in offering a comprehensive and structured development program, which includes engaging weekly training sessions designed for our Sage Ignite graduates.

• Diverse and Inclusive Work Environment, at Sage we are proud to encourage a collaborative and inclusive workplace that celebrates diversity. Our Barcelona office is a vibrant multicultural environment, representing over 23 nationalities.

• We offer work-away program where employees have the chance to work from various locations around the world, this benefit is great way to enhance your professional experience and promote a global mindset.• Opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects and technologies.

• Community: Make a difference to communities we live and work in, with your 5 volunteer days every year.

How we are making a difference

• Continuous Development: Unlimited access to Linkedin Learning and Sage University. Career Growth: Long-term prospects for a professional career. Access to Talent Marketplace, an internal system that uses artificial intelligence to create a clear path for growth.

• Brand office space, locates at the heart of Barcelona’s 22@tech district, with great transport links.

• Reduced working hours on Fridays and in the summer (July and August).

• Flexible benefits that suit your needs.What you can expect from the process:

1. Apply online with CV and portfolio

2. Complete screening and video interview (You will receive a link to complete a video interview from the Outmatch platform)

3. If successful at video interview stage, you will be invited to attend an assessment centre (the first week of September).

4. Successful candidates will join us on 1 October 2024

Please note that due to the high volume of applications, there will be a delay in receiving a response from your video interview. We thank you for your patience.

Here at Sage, we are committed to inclusivity for all, so if there any adjustments that would help you thrive in the application process or beyond, please reach out to us at

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