UX Designer - 12 Month FTC

London, South East England
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

With more than 200 stores nationwide our client is a market leader in Electrical, based in London. With customers at the heart of their business, this is an exciting time for a UX Designer - 12 Month FTC to be part of this growing retailer.

Working closely with Multi Channel and IS on various exciting projects, you will be responsible for developing best-in-class experiences through your understanding and obsession with how the product feels and user perceptions.

Key Accountabilities of this UX Designer - 12 Month FTC role:

  • Responsible for the user experience and IA design within the digital space and must take account of the impact of design on site usage and sales. An ability to find creative solutions that enhance site performance or commercial objectives is vital.

  • Collaborate with product management and IS to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, and experience, playing a key role in delivering continuous improvement to the channels.

  • Collaborate closely with UI Design to ensure the UI design visually communicates the path the UX designer has laid out.

  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex needs through process flow mapping, IA, sketching, prototyping, customer research, user testing and iteration.

  • Conduct user research and evaluate user feedback through interactive demos (Axure etc.)

  • Maintain a high level of awareness of competitors, the market place and general good practices.

  • Use insight and analytics to make data driven decisions and to measure success.

  • Communicate and work with third parties and strategic agencies, offering direction and consultation on various digital initiatives, representing the team and brand in a professional and collaborative nature.

Knowledge Skills and Experience required for this UX Designer - 12 Month FTC role:

  • Demonstrable UX design skills with a strong portfolio (at least 3 years industry experience).

  • Highly competent in core web design practices such as wire-framing, conceptual design, functional prototyping.

  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.

  • Proficiency in wire-framing tools for rapid prototyping (e.g. Axure).

  • Up-to-date with the latest UX trends, techniques, and technologies is essential.

  • Strong conceptualization ability, strong visual communication ability, drawing skills and sketching.

  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process.

  • Experience with user interface design patterns and standard UCD methodologies.

  • Demonstrable visual design and UI design skills, with proficiency in InDesign and Photoshop desirable.

  • Previous experience using Axure and Zeplin is desirable

No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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