UX Designer

Recruiter
Easy Web Recruitment
Location
Manchester
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
UX Designer Looking to develop a career with an award-winning business in the financial services industry? Our client could have just the opportunity for you. Our client is one of the largest providers of online investment platforms and stockbroker services in the UK, with assets under administration exceeding £39.8 billion and more than 164,500 clients. Their award-winning products include Small Self-Administered Schemes (SSAS), Self-Invested Personal Pensions (SIPP), ISAs and Dealing Accounts. They have their head office in Manchester, as well as a Media office in London and a stock broking office in Tunbridge Wells. Their aim is to be to a market-leading provider of investment products and administration services in the execution-only and adviser markets. Position: UX Designer Location: Exchange Quay, Manchester Job Type: Full Time, Permanent Hours: Monday to Friday 8.45am – 5.15pm Salary: £30-40k (Dependent on experience) Benefits: Staff bonus, matched pension contribution, 3xDIS, onsite gym and more About the role: They are now seeking a UX Designer to provide the solution delivery teams, and the product management teams with clear guidance and support from a usability and user experience perspective. The nature of the client demands a first-class experience and this role will ensure best practice is being applied. Responsibilities: - Wire-framing - Best practice guidelines development and communication - Conducting user testing sessions on site and application prototypes - Analysing the results from user testing sessions and presenting the results to the UX team - Using analytics to present information on site changes and their effects - Designing & mapping user journeys to ensure journeys flow and gain user acceptance - Designing user interfaces that align with the goals of the organisation About you: - Experience as UX Designer in mainstream market - Demonstrable knowledge around UX and Usability testing - Skilled in variety of UX design tools - Excellent communication skills including the ability to converse with non-technical teams - Self-motivating and ambitious - Visual expression / communication - Analytical thinking - Information design - Research techniques - Project management - User modelling - Knowledge of usability testing principles Other Information: In return we will provide all the training and support you need in order to develop within your role. There are opportunities for growth and professional development for members wanting to progress within their career including induction training and our study support scheme which is part of their benefits package. With our client you can expect a friendly working environment with a strong sense of team work, they have a great sense of pride in what they do and this is reflected in their strong guiding principles. There is an active programme of social events throughout the year which are open to all employees. You may have experience of the following: UX Designer, UX Developer, UI Developer, UI Designer, UE Designer, Wire-framing, Wireframing, Axure, User Experience, User Interface, Web Designer, UI Design, Information Architecture, UX Design, Designer, Developer, Front End Developer, Front End Designer, etc. This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.