UX Designer

London, United Kingdom Contract AgencyRef: 142

Day rate: £400 - £425PD
Start Date: mid March/April
Duration: 6 months

This is an opportunity for a UX designer to work for a leading design agency. This project is all about mapping out a content-rich web product that is focussed on sustainability. This role would suit someone who has worked in editorial, newspapers or content-driven environments and feels comfortable leading on complex UI design.

The role:

  • Leading an end-to-end product design process
  • Professional knowledge of user-centered design, usability principles, techniques and methodologies
  • Strong digital product design visual skills - working in Figma
  • Comfortable working and contributing to design systems
  • Visualising and prototyping concepts to varying levels of fidelity to demonstrate and validate ideas
  • Spotting patterns/stories with data
  • Exploring visual concepts and layouts
  • Organised and self-motivated and comfortable working independently

You, the UX designer:

  • Experience working with an Agile process
  • Understanding of responsive web experience is a must
  • Working with a cross discipline team of designers, developers and product managers to ensure delivery of high-quality products on time and on budget
  • Understand and challenge business requirements where appropriate
  • Champion user needs in accordance with product and market strategy
  • Engage clients and stakeholders in design solutions that fit their needs
  • Understand clients’ design needs and work within those constraints
  • Communicate design specifications with other designers and developers; validate and monitor quality output
  • Clearly present various stages of interface design development, concepts and ideas to business owners, team members and stakeholders of all levels
  • The ability to deal with pressure and can work in a fast-paced environment