So you want to be a Senior UX Designer?

We're looking for a Senior User Experience (UX) Designer to help us deliver user-centred design and research for national and international clients across the public sector, financial services and commercial projects.

The candidate will have experience delivering UX across digital projects and will have the skills and breadth of knowledge to hit the ground running.

Job Purpose

  • Advocate appropriate strategies for research, test and design to continually improve our work 
  • Manage and mentor user researchers and designers to ensure quality and ongoing improvement 
  • Drive the UX process and its implementation
  • Generating new and useful user insights and translating it into features and actions that will allow the design team to create the best possible product for our clients' users.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Conducting requirements gathering and early stage concepting and prototyping
  • Leading the usability testing process from developing user recruitment briefs through to test, analysis and report writing 
  • Promoting user-centred design principles and best practice within the organisation 
  • Applying knowledge in human factors, ethnography, and the user-centred design process to product and service design across a range of client projects 
  • Day-to-day management responsibility for junior members of the UX team
  • Planning, designing and conducting usability testing sessions to support the design and development of our digital services 
  • Presenting findings and related design/business recommendations and customer insights to senior decision makers 
  • Working closely with designers and developers to turn project documentation into public-facing code

Key Skills and Experience

  • User Experience Design
  • Requirements gathering
  • Wireframing, sketching and prototyping
  • Design specifications
  • Accessible design and testing
  • UX & UI methodologies
  • Broad understanding of web languages - HTML5, CSS, JS
  • Quality assurance
  • Agile methodologies

If you think you're the person for this role, please send your CV to Alex Turnbull with links to your past projects and tell us why you think you're right for the job.

No agencies please.

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