UX Designer - Global Technology - Cheshire

Recruiter
Location
Cheshire
Salary
£35k - £45k pa + benefits package
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
31 Jul 2017
Ref
MA/24535
Contact
Matthew Abell
Sector
B2B
Contract
Permanent

UX Designer

Cheshire

£35,000 - £45,000 plus package

Working with a global technology business, you will be part of the UX team and collaborate frequently with peers in the broader UX organization. There is scope for occasional travel within Europe and to the US within the role.

Role

  • Work on cutting-edge, highly interactive software in the form of web and native desktop / tablet applications; the role is not concerned with consumer / commercial websites or marketing activity
  • Analyze requirements and understand user needs, and harness the findings of user research and testing to inform design decisions
  • Conceptualize and develop design solutions, producing sketches, wireframes and interactive prototypes to illustrate solutions and gain validation
  • Thoroughly consider action/reaction, state, workflow and malfunction within the context of designs, ensuring solutions are robust, well thought out and that design decisions have been based on best practice, facts and evidence
  • Presenting design solutions to colleagues and stakeholders
  • Create build-ready visual assets to support development

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Strong interaction and visual design ability which can be demonstrated through a portfolio of relevant work examples
  • Experience in comparable roles within a consultative or corporate environment
  • Competent in the use of leading wireframe / prototyping tools such as Balsamiq and Axure RP
  • Experience with applications such as Adobe Creative Cloud applications, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Knowledge of the software development lifecycle and Agile development (Scrum) desirable