Contract User Experience (UX) Designer.

Recruiter
Bowerford Associates
Location
Exeter, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Jun 2019
Closes
19 Jun 2019
Ref
1176839032
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is looking is looking for a contract User Experience (UX) Designer. The UX Designer will lead the validation, concept creation and execution across a wide suite of products for defined initiatives. A UX Designer is responsible for the overall visual design and User Experience working with our co-located development and product teams and is expected to lead the UX process from start to finish. UX is gaining focus within their business and has become a formal part of our value realisation framework. A UX Designer is expected to be able to investigate and understand the individual business requirements and technical limitations of any one of our suite of products and translate this knowledge in line with the overall direction of the company. You would be responsible for conceiving and conducting user research, interviews and surveys, and translating them into sitemaps, user flows, customer journeys, wireframes, mock-ups and prototypes. The UX Designer will design the overall functionality of the product, and in order to ensure a great user experience, iterate upon it in accordance with user-testing and then support the initiative through the development process and conduct post-release evaluation. You will need to understand, implement and refine the current UX processes in conjunction with other UX Designers. Additionally, you would be responsible for ensuring all of our products conform to the existing brand guidelines.

Qualifications:

You will need to be a conceptual thinker with strong influencing and communication skills, in order to unite and inspire colleagues and stakeholders. Ideally you will have experience of managing digital products in the property sector. You will also have/be:
  • Proficient in UX software such as Axure RP Pro, Adobe XD, etc
  • Academic background or professional qualification in UX Design
  • Demonstrable experience designing for complex systems for web and mobile
  • Solid understanding of core digital technologies, e.g. HTML, CSS, Javascript, etc
  • Market research and competitor analysis skills
  • Comfortable with analysing metrics to find opportunities to improve product performance
  • Outcome oriented, with strong time management skills.
  • Ability to run focus groups and facilitate requirements among a range of disparate customers
  • Experience of working in partnership with Product Owners to drive timely delivery
  • Flexible and resilient - able to adapt positively to changes in the market and Company
  • Experience of managing Go to Market and promoting both internally and externally
  • Ability to document epic requirements both in tools such as JIRA and in documents

This is a 6 month contract based onsite 5 days a week in their Exeter office. Please send in your word CV for more details.

Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills and qualifications are suitable for this position.

No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010.

Bowerford Associates Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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