20 December 2022

Digital Product Designer (UX|UI)

We have fantastic opportunities for flexible go-getters who welcome the challenge of meeting the needs of a growing business. Ranked as one of Scotland’s top tech startups and one of only 4 companies in the Scottish Enterprise 2021 business plan, Xergy Group is a dynamic software startup changing how organisations work. Proteus is our cloud-based platform which increases efficiency, reduces costs, and drives performance whilst facilitating remote working.

Xergy is looking for a Junior to Mid-level UX|UI Digital Product Designer to join the team developing Proteus ( 


Our headquarters are in Aberdeen city centre, but we are also happy to offer the role with an element of remote-working ongoing.

Key Deliverables

  • Report to, take requirements from, and work closely with, the Lead Product Designer; 
  • You will also work closely with our talented development team;  
  • Play a key role in bringing our innovative cloud-based platform to life and shaping the user experience and visual design of the platform;
  • Utilise the latest UX|UI design practice, heuristics, principles, and tools to contribute to minor UX|UI ad-hoc updates right through to innovative and exciting research and development projects;
  • Collate research or work with user and sales team feedback, where available, to drive product design and functionality improvements;
  • Be expected to learn new skills and push yourself to overcome complex challenges; and,
  • Eventually, contribute to the product Design System updates, enhancements, and maintenance.

Preferred Experience

The ideal applicant will be ambitious, creative, and passionate about constructing a platform that is as intuitive and user-friendly as possible. Ideally, you will have:

  • A portfolio of completed projects that demonstrate your expertise in UX|UI Digital Product Design;
  • An excellent grasp of the end-to-end user experience design process and also visual design practice. You will demonstrate that you can apply these to complex problems through portfolio and career experience. For instance:
    • Qualitative and quantitative research skills to drive discovery, definition, ideation, design, prototype, build and test of products; 
    • Ability to form a structure around that research with ideation workshops, personas, journey mapping, and user flows, if and when required; 
    • Ability to convert ideation into the design of wireframes and prototypes; and, 
    • Ability to apply visual design practice to those designs in terms of brand and personality, layout, typography, iconography, design systems, design patterns, UI kits, style guides, and component libraries.
  • A broad understanding of relevant web technologies, including responsive design;
  • Demonstrate ability to organise and structure your work for efficiency in sharing, standardisation, and handover;
  • Confidence to present and demo work to the team and clients; and,
  • Excellent proficiency with Figma.

Job Specifics

  • Role Type: Full-time, Permanent – 8 hours per day, Monday to Friday
  • Remote working available (with some requirement to visit the Aberdeen office on occasion)
  • Competitive salary: £30,000 to £50,000 per year
  • Company pension scheme

How to Apply

Please send your CV and LinkedIn profile link to

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital, or disability status.