Lead/Experienced UX Designer
UX/UI Designer x2 (1 Lead role)
This is a fantastic opportunity for and experienced and professional UX/UI Designer with the ability and passion to pick up new technologies, innovate technology and coach / mentor junior engineers.
As the lead UX/UI Designer, You will work within the digital function of the Business Change team, supporting cross-functional teams to deliver our digital services in line with Government Digital Service (GDS) standards. Working closely with IT and the respective functional areas, the business change team delivers the change portfolio across the business.
Role Responsibilities?Communicating research findings to the wider team to ensure buy in and understanding of user needs throughout?Responsible for the prioritisation and workload management of the overall UX team?Line management responsibility for the UX team, including regular 1:1 catch up meetings and monthly/quarterly performance reviews?Planning, designing and conducting in-house usability testing sessions to support the design and development of our digital services?Leading the usability testing process from developing user recruitment briefs through to test, analysis and report writing?Conducting in-house research (including user requirements gathering and early stage concept and prototype testing, guerrilla research, and other approaches to ensuring the user need is fully understood in the service design)?Working with Service Managers to devise appropriate research strategies to generate focused insights and to convert concepts into high quality stimulus material?Working closely with developers to turn test data into actionable user stories?Designing, scripting and analysing ad-hoc quantitative surveys?Managing ad-hoc qualitative/quantitative research projects such as proposition development, visual identity and customer experience mapping?Applying knowledge in human factors, ethnography, and the user-centred design process to product and service design in an iterative development environment?Presenting findings and related design/business recommendations and customer insights to senior decision makers?Managing day-to-day operations with a range of usability and market research agencies with accountability for schedules, value for money and deliverables?Promoting user-centred design principles and best practice within Innovate UK
Maintain expertise with Government Digital Service design patterns and standards and keep regular contact with key stakeholders in government to build good working relationships
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