Senior UX Architect

10 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior UX Architect (Interaction Designer)

Asda are recruiting for a talented Senior UX Architect to join Asda’s User Experience team. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing team who can offer you a great working environment and flexible working. Not only will you be given the opportunity to progress in one of the world’s largest company, but you will also receive an in-depth training plan to take you to the next level.

Required to work on projects across multiple platforms, websites and colleague-facing software. It’s an exciting opportunity to work closely with strategic partners and Walmart International team members in San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Bulgaria and India. There are opportunities to work across all ASDA sites and mobile apps including ASDA Groceries and George Home and Fashion.

You’ll be:
  • Transforming complex tasks into easy-to-use designs for our customers using your knowledge of the UX process (research, conceptual design, prototyping, testing); working in collaboration with other architects, designers, researchers, product managers and engineers to create engaging and cost-effective solutions.
  • Responsible for creating wireframes, interaction design concepts, usage scenarios, prototypes, specifications, site structure, process flows and other design documents.
  • Adopting best practice in usability and interaction design; providing advice and usability / interaction guidelines to the wider business teams.
  • Working with designers, developers, business stakeholders and end-users to deliver usable interfaces across responsive web, mobile apps and colleague-facing software.
  • Able to present and justify UX solutions and designs to business stakeholders and take and action appropriate feedback.
  • Assisting in the planning of and regularly attend usability testing sessions / review outputs and videos.
  • Using web analytics and feedback from customers and colleagues to understand behaviour and identify areas of opportunity.

Skills You’ll Have:
  • Demonstrable knowledge of usability and website interface and interaction design.
  • Industry experience of designing for responsive websites and/or mobile apps.
  • Experience of creating detailed wireframes, site maps, interactive prototypes and design specifications.
  • Proficiency in prototyping software including Axure, inVision.
  • Experience in Adobe Photoshop and/or Sketch is an advantage but not essential.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • A good working knowledge of platform constraints, browsers and accessibility guidelines.
  • Ability to take an empathetic view of the customer and make complex interactions and processes seem simple.
  • Experience of working with UX researchers, conducting expert reviews and remote / lab-based usability testing would also be an advantage.

Desired Qualifications / Experience
  • Relevant Bachelors / Masters + relevant commercial experience OR 4+ years relevant experience.
  • Experience designing for responsive web, android and iOS mobile apps.
  • Knowledge & experience of eCommerce an distinct advantage.
  • Expertise using Axure
  • Knowledge of supporting software including Sketch, Zeplin, InVision, Jira an advantage.
  • Experience of leading UX projects.

Asda benefits
  • Excellent salary, car allowance, bonus and pension
  • FUN environment
  • Flexible working
  • A strong commitment to personal development and training
  • Free parking in the centre of Leeds
  • Great culture
  • Staff discount
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • And tonnes more…

This role is open to Flexible working / Part Time / Job Share

If you have any questions on the role, then please contact

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