UX Designer

  • Ref: VR/03491
  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Salary: £25k - 40k per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Industry: IT / Technology / Telecommunication

My client, a growing fintech company based in Manchester City Centre are looking for a User Experience Designer with strong digital credentials across large platform site build, tablet and mobile projects. You can create ground breaking solutions that meet business objectives and deliver the best possible user experience. As a key member of their growing UX team, you will be using your experience and talents in collaborative, agile projects to deliver great experiences across mobile, tablet and desktop. Working on core platform projects you will have exposure to the full breadth of the business to deliver solutions on a cutting edge IT infrastructure.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • You will work collaboratively with designers, developers and business analysts to develop user experience solutions in an agile project delivery.
  • You will solve complex problems by applying methodical thinking, logic and pragmatism.
  • Liaising and collaborating with the delivery team and business analysts
  • User research and profiling
  • Creation of strategic proposals
  • User flows, Information architecture, Wireframing and Prototyping
  • Heuristic evaluations and competitive analysis
  • Preparing and conducting user research and usability tests

 

PERSONAL PROFILE:

  • Experience working in an agile process.
  • Deep understanding of best practice UX approaches and how to apply them.
  • Worked with cross-functional teams effectively in everyday tasks.
  • Experience of developing eCommerce experiences across different connected devices.
  • A familiarity and appreciation of the strengths and weaknesses of a range of technologies is useful.
  • Demonstrated experience using web analytics data to inform design decisions.
  • Use Axure, Omnigraffle, Balsamiq Mockups, Adobe Creative Suite and MS Office.
  • Qualification: A solid academic background in design, creative or related field. Computer Science, Social Science or Arts degree a bonus.
  • Industry experience working across large websites, tablet and mobile.

For more details contact Tom Byrne at Forward Role on tom@forwardrolerecruitment.com or 07 585 221 031 

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