Interim Senior User Experience Designer

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Interim Senior User Experience Designer
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Interim Position

MTO RQ608370

Posted: 16th June 2022 16:49
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  • Pay Rate:

    £444.98 per day PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    40 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

  • This opening assignment is for 5-6 months

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Interim Senior User Experience Designer 

Job Ref: RQ608370 

We are seeking a Senior User Experience (UX) Lead who will ensure that the design of our weather forecasting systems is useful, useable, and desirable. You'll champion and advocate for the user, to work out the best way to let users interact with our systems via iterative research and design cycles. You'll work collaboratively as part of Agile teams, and the wider business, to ensure that systems meet user and business needs   

Key Responsibilities: 

 

  • Proactively drive iterative ‘research to design’ cycle in projects, interacting with end users to provide insight into user requirements and guiding design decisions  
  • Take an active role in specialist teams (ie daily scrums, sprint planning etc) and gather information about requirements, as part of an Agile team.  
  • Research and share insight as appropriate UX deliverables such as; user stories, personas, and storyboards, user journeys, wireframes as well as determine information architecture etc  
  • Translate concepts into wireframes, prototypes (high and low fidelity) and user flows using specialist tools such as Axure/InVision/Figma (or similar) and Adobe products.  
  • Plan, conduct and analyse remote and on-site user research and usability testing with real users to ensure the end-product design provides users with the optimum experience in terms of efficiency, effectiveness and engagement.  
  • Apply your expertise of research-led UX design and user-research principles. Analysing findings and communicating insight to make evidence-led recommendations and inform decision making. 
  • Facilitate and guide the team to adopt user-centric design approaches, principles and good practice contributing a ‘human insights’ perspective to team understanding 

“Role Requirements” – to give yourself the maximum chance of success please try and ensure your CV addresses the following essential criteria: 

  • Experienced in using a variety of methods and specialist tools such as Axure/InVision/Figma (or similar) and Adobe products for prototyping 
  • Experienced in meeting the needs of users across a variety of channels 
  • Able to identify problems or issues in the team dynamic and rectify them 
  • Identify and compare the best UX processes or delivery methods to use, including measuring and evaluating outcomes 

 

NB: Please feel free to apply to us direct via [email protected] by quoting the job reference and job title exactly. SEE DETAILS AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS AD. 

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Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

Other “Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items: 

  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours. 
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this. 
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice. 
  4. Please refer to the Role Requirements section above - your CV must address the requirements listed. 

 

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable: 

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience 
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for. 

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Client Category: Local Authority

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