Senior UX Designer

Cambridge University Press
£30,000 - £40,000 pa + benefits
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cambridge University Press has a unique opportunity available for a Senior UX Designer to join the team. The role is a full time, permanent position offering a salary of £30,000 - £40,000 per annum plus benefits.

Our global not-for-profit organisation is committed to the advancement of knowledge worldwide through our exciting publishing programme. You will be joining a diverse and collaborative workforce and you will be supported in your career ambitions to achieve your potential.

Help us achieve our mission, and you will have a career that is not only hugely satisfying but brings with it great benefits and a stimulating, supportive and flexible working environment.

What are the responsibilities of the Senior UX Designer?

We are looking for a talented UX Designer to work on our exciting range of world-renowned products used by students around the globe. As Senior UX Designer, your remit will be to bring a considered, compelling, strategic and unified approach to the design of our user experience across the entire breadth of our English Language Teaching (ELT) products. This will include web, apps, mobile and online learning platforms as well as traditional print design.

Working with the Design Director and other key stakeholders, you will collaborate on user experience planning to create the best possible journeys and experiences for our customers across digital and print design. You will work in an agile and efficient way with responsibility for the development of the full UX design life cycle, incorporating input from digital and technology teams.

What skills do I need to have to become a Senior UX Designer?

The successful candidate will have extensive experience of applying user-centred design methodologies to a full spectrum of product delivery both on and offline. You will have excellent experience of working through a user-centred design approach. It is essential that you understand user interaction in all its contexts and formats and with experience of digital educational content an advantage. An understanding of the capabilities of html5, JavaScript and CSS3 is necessary. You will strive for innovation, taking ownership and responsibility whilst working collaboratively, able to make fast and effective decisions.

We offer a fantastic benefits package!

A great central Cambridge location, our office is only a ten-minute walk from the train station and guided busway. Benefits include a staff incentive scheme, flexible working, free life assurance and a contributory pension scheme, 28 days' annual leave, subsidised restaurant and cafe, free on-site gym and sports facilities, and season ticket travel loans.

Closing date: 15th February

Why not click 'apply' today? Don't miss out on this opportunity to join an organisation that play's a leading role in today's global market place as our Senior UX Designer.