Intelligent People Ltd

Lead UX Designer

Location
England, London
Salary
£65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted
02 Nov 2016
Closes
30 Nov 2016
Ref
JO0000006420
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Lead UX Designer / User Experience Designer / UX Researcher

£65,000 - 75,000

Central London

A Lead UX Designer / User Experience Designer / UX Researcher is required by an early stage FinTech start-up, focusing predominantly on the millennial market.

The Lead UX Designer / User Experience Designer / UX Researcher will work closely with the Head of Product and will guide the business through lean processes, whilst reassessing their product and go-to-market strategy. The successful candidate will drive forward the development of UX, via customer research, prototype building and testing.

The Lead UX Designer / User Experience Designer / UX Researcher will be responsible for:
-Conducting user research and requirement gathering to identify customer needs
-Turning research into creative concepts
-Stakeholder management - articulating findings to key individuals in the business
-Designing information architecture and interaction behaviour for new features and functionality - using workflows, wireframes etc
-Developing prototypes (with platforms such as Sketch, Flinto, InVision etc)
-Developing UX specs for the development team
-Constantly testing and improving concepts to create a best in class user experience across all channels (mobile, app, web)

The Lead UX Designer / User Experience Designer / UX Researcher must:
-Have strong working knowledge of agile methodologies and have worked in scrum teams
-Have a portfolio that demonstrates strong design and UX across mobile and app platforms
-Be a strong character and willing to challenge the status quo
-Be able to contribute to group discussions constructively
-Have good interpersonal skills
-Have a good understanding on Google Analytics (or other analytical tools)
-Have experience working for a fast paced, start-up

This is an exciting opportunity to join a FinTech business going through a big growth phase. The company is currently re-defining their core product and features and this is a chance to play a key part in this process.

Intelligent People is a specialist UX Designer recruitment agency.