Senior UX Designer

Recruiter
Cordius
Location
Nottingham
Salary
£45000 - £60000/annum
Posted
09 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to create a best in class digitally lead customer experience in an innovative, exciting and agile financial services business? Our client, a fintech company based in the heart of Nottingham, is looking for a Senior UX Designer to get under the skin of its customer needs and behaviours and use this to influence and create a simple, intuitive and cohesive digital experience.

As a UX specialist, you will work closely with the team to research, concept test and design digital user experiences for their new and upcoming products. Working within the Customer Experience and Product team, you’ll be focused on creating ‘brilliantly simple’ experiences in collaboration with product owners across the application and customer self-service websites.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Development and execution of a strategy to deeply understand the customer base, user experience drivers and needs
• Responsible for the definition and translation of these user needs into the design of online and offline experiences
• Identify and use appropriate experience design tools to communicate and showcase UX vision with stakeholders (wire frames, interaction patterns, prototypes, service blueprints)
• Support product owners and developers in the end to end delivery of the new experiences.
• Researching and developing knowledge in UX best practice, interaction design & technology trends and leverage this in future designs.
• Establish and maintain design guidelines, best practices and standards whilst adhering to established brand guidelines.

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE 
• Proven experience of using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
• Professional knowledge of user testing methodologies and tools and experience of leveraging insight within experience and interaction design
• Knowledge of wire framing, prototyping and design software tools
• Proven experience of working with agile teams and within a scrum process