ux lead in city of london

18 February 2019
zac zenonos, randstad business support
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£ 45,000 - £ 70,000 per year, private medical insurance + eye care
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city of london, london
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£ 45,000 - £ 70,000 per year, private medical insurance + eye care
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zac zenonos, randstad business support
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job description

An opportunity for a UX Designer to work for a market leading, full-service, post production company driven by creativity based in Central London. Exceptional salary + bonus, as well as full benefits package which includes private medical insurance, company pension and corporate eye care. Continue reading to find out more!

Role - UX Lead

Location - Central London

Clients - Automotive, FMCG, Financial, Pharma

What we need

We are looking for a Mid Weight UX specialist to join our small growing team. In this role you'll work on the rapid delivery of projects ranging from tactical improvements to existing web applications, through to larger one off projects across responsive frameworks or native apps.

You will develop strong, long-term relationships with clients, shaping their understanding of modern digital practice and increasing their confidence when commissioning digital experiences. Working closely with designers and project managers you will contribute to all aspects of our work and ensure it is robust, progressive and commercially strong.

What you'll do

You will have been developing digital responses to complex client problems across responsive environments for 2+ years within an agency or design studio. You will therefore have experience and knowledge of a range of design tools, software, techniques and processes - and know when to use them.

Your key tasks and responsibilities will be to:

· Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams, agency partners and beyond, to conceive, describe and craft useful, usable and delightful digital products and services.

· Distil client requirements into well defined problems and identify the best route for developing a solution.

· Shape solutions and rapidly visualize a proposition, through sketching and prototyping.

· Constantly develop the craft of UX & UI, pushing the creativity and innovation in our work.

· Produce a range of artefacts from sketches, wireframes, prototypes, through to site maps, user flows and interface design.

· Have a strong focus on quality and timely delivery.

· Present your ideas to a varied audience from senior marketing execs to technical architects and developers.

· This role is heavily client-facing.

Key Skills

· UX analysis skills such as - Analytics analysis, Competitor Analysis, Structural review and auditing, User research.

· Workshopping to define user personas, user flows, prioritisation of features and content.

· Experience of rapidly sketching, scamping concepts and making wireframe prototypes.

· Producing formal UX and deliverables to a high standard of polish within a structured proposal.

· Able to use the usual design and prototyping software to a high standard (Such as: Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator, Invision, Axure, Omnigraffle, Sublime/Atom, Powerpoint, pen and paper) + any you can introduce us to.

· Exemplary and creative storytelling with strong, clear and concise communication skills (written and verbal).

· Willing to learn new tools as needed.

About You

· You are delightfully non-ego driven.

· You are full of energy and passion for what you do.

· You are constantly learning by teaching yourself and challenging your own and thinking.

· You make others around you better by consciously teaching and unconsciously inspiring.

· You have a strong work ethic, are well organised, can manage complexity across multiple projects.

· You have an eye for detail and 'good enough' never is.

· You are an exceptional communicator.

· You are collaborative, friendly, 'hunchy' with bags of initiative.

Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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