UX Designer (UK)
We are looking for a User-Experience designer to join our growing team of professional services consultants. Someone able to understand business requirements and any technical limitations, as well as be responsible for conceiving and conducting user research, interviews and surveys, and translating them into sitemaps, user flows, customer journey maps, wireframes, and prototypes.
Some of the tasks you can expect:
As a UX consultant we’re looking for someone able to travel throughout London and the wider Thames Valley (Maidenhead, Slough, Bracknell, Reading) to support our customers in the successful delivery of multiple small to mid-size digital projects under the guidance of our UK Managing Director.
Translate concepts into user flows, wireframes, mockups and prototypes that lead to intuitive user experiences.
Facilitate the client’s product vision by researching, conceiving, sketching, prototyping and user-testing experiences for digital products.
Design and deliver wireframes, user stories, user journeys, and mockups optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces.
Identify design problems and devise elegant solutions.
Make strategic design and user-experience decisions related to core, and new, functions and features.
Take a user-centered design approach and rapidly test and iterate your designs.
Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders.
Ask smart questions, take risks and champion new ideas.
To succeed in this role, you should be:
Three or more years of UX design experience. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience designing complex solutions for complete digital environments.
Have demonstrable experience in standard UX software such as Axure RP, Adobe Xd, Sketch, or InVision. For the purpose of wireframing and prototyping.
Ability to work with clients to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet client needs and vision.
Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
A solid grasp of user-centered design (UCD), planning and conducting user research, user testing, A/B testing, heuristic analysis, usability and accessibility concerns.
Ability to iterate designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently.
Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients.
A clear understanding of the importance of user-centered design and design thinking.
Ability to work effectively in a team setting including synthesizing abstract ideas into concrete design implications.
Be excited about collaborating and communicating closely with teams and other stakeholders via a distributed model, to regularly deliver design solutions for approval.
Be passionate about resolving user pain points through great design.
Be open to receiving feedback and constructive criticism.
Be passionate about all things UX and other areas of design and innovation. Research and showcase knowledge in the industry’s latest trends and technologies.
As a yechte team member, you should also be:
Acting with integrity - we value honesty and doing the right thing.
Customer experience orientated - we strive to provide an excellent experience for the users, our customers and our peers.
Committed to quality - whether award-winning designs, robust code or well-written email, we never cut corners.
Task-focused - getting the job done, rather than watching the clock.
Flexible - not fazed by changing priorities or requirements and are comfortable with a level of uncertainty.
What do we offer in return?
The opportunity to be part of a fast-growing international start-up
Set up a career plan that safeguards your personal development
Access to various industry-specific training and conferences A competitive salary including benefits
A variety of challenging and innovative projects to test your skills
Available to work within the Greater London area (Thames Valley coverage)