Senior UX Designer

Recruiter
Search Consultancy
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + great benefits
Posted
15 Mar 2017
Closes
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you a talented UX Designer looking to show off your skills to a lot of different companies ?

If so I have an excellent opportunity for you to join a fantastic major player in the Digital transformation space. I'm looking for an experienced Senior UX Consultant to join the consultancy team based in Edinburgh

In this role you 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.

You will have experience delivering UX across digital projects and will have the skills and breadth of knowledge to hit the ground running.

As this role is with a consultancy there is the possibility of travel to other UK sites - travel expenses will be covered accordingly.

Responsibilities 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:
  • In-depth 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


This is an exciting opportunity to join an organisation who sees people as their greatest asset and makes sure that everyone is well supported in their collaborative environment

Search Consultancy is operating as an employment agency for this vacancy

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.