UX Designer/Senior UX Designer

Recruiter
Sopra Steria Limited
Location
Edinburgh
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior UX Designer Salary: Dependant on experience Location: Edinburgh/UK mobile Role Overview Sopra Steria is currently recruiting a UX Designer for a unique opportunity to join our project team, working in collaboration with creative designers, UI Developers and the wider IT team to perform research and analysis in order to determine user expectations and needs. The UX Designer will deliver user centred design and user research process for large-scale client facing digital projects across public sector, financial services and commercial projects across the UK. The candidate will have experience delivering UX across digital projects and will have the skills and breadth of knowledge to hit the ground running. Main Features of the Role Responsibilities will include: Liaise with project teams and key stakeholder to identify and communicate audience needs Exploring UX solutions and making decisions that shape the various projects from a UX perspective Perform research and communicate research findings to cross-functional teams and management User stories Prototypes (lo-FI and hi-FI) Wireframes and flows Design specifications Qualitatively and quantitatively evaluate ideas and perform user testing Present design concepts/user journey flows to team members and management Create static and active mock-ups of the user interface for omni-channel experiences Able to clearly communicate to the business what UX is, why we need it and how to implement it Essential Skills 3 years minimum experience as a User Experience Designer Bachelor's degree in interaction design, user research, human factors, HCI or related field is required Working knowledge of design tools such as Adobe Creative Suite Knowledge of using Axure and Balsamiq Understanding of online usability analysis tools Examples of data gathered from usability analysis tools and tests Existing portfolio of work Experience of working in agile projects Self-motivated and directed Strong understanding of user centred design methodology The successful candidates must be willing to undergo a clearance process. Sopra Steria, a European leader in digital transformation, provides one of the most comprehensive portfolios of end-to-end service offerings on the market: consulting, systems integration, software development, infrastructure management and business process services. Sopra Steria is trusted by leading private and public-sector organisations to deliver successful transformation programmes that address their most complex and critical business challenges. Combining high quality and performance services, added value and innovation, Sopra Steria enables its clients to make the best use of digital technology. With over 38,000 employees in more than 20 countries and revenue of 3.7 billion in 2016, this is a great time to join the organisation as you will be pivotal to our continued development and growth plans. We're offering you the opportunity to do more too - using your business skills and knowledge, and your creativity, to add more value than clients would traditionally expect. On offer is the opportunity to work for a European leader in digital transformation. The roles come with competitive salaries, the opportunity for further development and the potential for a wide and diverse career within Sopra Steria. Sopra Steria is committed to establishing and maintaining a working environment which is free from discrimination and which values all employees as individuals. All employees and prospective employees are selected, recruited, trained and promoted solely on the basis of their skills and behaviour. - provided by Dice AGILE, DEGREE, MOBILE