User Experience Designer

Recruiter
Premea Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£30.50 per hour
Posted
02 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Our premium brand Automotive client is currently recruiting for the following role: Division: Vehicle Engineering Position Description: Responsibilities: User Interface and Experience design for Connected Technologies App, specifically built in and brought in (CE device) systems. - Drive the evolution of the Connected Technologies Apps ``User Experience`` development, translate customer requirements into defined specifications. - Own the design of the most impactful user interface - related features and participate in the product definition process with the Product Owner, cross-functional teams and app developers - Collaborate with Product Owners and Information Architects, to translate business and marketing goals into class leading solutions. - Work with HTML5, iOS and Android App developers to translate the UI design and flow into award winning Apps - Develop and maintain design prototypes, storyboard, wireframe, specifications, navigation maps and other design documents, with adherence to brand guidelines - Work with feature development teams to make sure that the workflow reflects the customer`s needs and ensure consistency among features - Develop expert-level knowledge of competitors, complementary products and bring new ideas to the team - Define innovative user interfaces and interaction styles which result in an improved user experience - Develop compatibility and platform test solutions to enable testing of the user experience, in lieu of vehicle availability - Develop the UI/UX test strategy and associated plans to support the design process - Work with HTML5, iOS and Android App developers to translate the UI design and flow into award winning Apps 3 KEY SKILLS High degree of creativity Have worked on mobile application or automotive design (infotainment) Expertise in visual design using tools like Photoshop, Illustrator is expected as a minimum. Experience Required: The ideal candidate would have the following qualifications: - High degree of creativity, interactive design experience - Personal drive to design the best automotive user experience in the world - Excellent presentation skills and attention to detail - Experience of working with cross functional teams within an organisation. - Team player - Portfolio of work / samples of interaction design work is essential - Expertise in visual design using tools like Photoshop, Illustrator is expected as a minimum. Experience Preferred: Experience: - Experience working in a User Experience Designer position - Designing for responsive Apps or websites especially in the retail market Education: - A formal education in Interaction Design, Product Design, Industrial - Design, HCI, Architecture, or related field from NID / IDC or equivalent would be of benefit - Degree level in user interface/design or related subjects. Please note to apply for this position, you MUST have either a UK or EU passport or a Visa that does not require sponsorship of any kind. The services advertised by Premea Limited for this vacancy are those of an Employment business. Premea is a specialist recruitment consultancy representing clients in the UK and internationally within the Automotive, Motorsport and Aerospace sectors.
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