UX / UI Designer - Initially 3 month contract

Location
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary
£275 - £325 a day
Posted
29 Mar 2017
Closes
26 Apr 2017
Ref
CR - UI-UX - LDN
Industry Sector
Digital / Online
Contract Type
Contract
Work Experience Level
Executive, Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Creative

My client is a leading ecommerce who are a huge household brand within the US market. They have grown their IT team from 0-40 within the last year, and they are looking to expand this to over a 100 over the next 12 months. They are now looking to bring on a UX/ UI Designer to come on board for an initial 3 month contract.

The role:

As a UX/UI Designer, you will be responsible for designing engaging and intuitive user experiences for their new and existing web and mobile products. The UX/UI designer will create visual and interaction design concepts, user flows, wireframes, functional mockups, and developer-ready specifications. 

 
Your responsibilities:

  • Design high level and/or detailed wireframes, user flows, navigational maps, interactive prototypes, and visual design mock-ups
  • Produce responsive UI designs and Graphic Design assets for Product Development team.
  • To effectively communicate interaction and design ideas that translate business needs and user stories into intuitive and engaging experiences
  • Develop and iterate on design concepts based on input/feedback from product management, marketing and engineering teams
  • Translate usability best practices and trends into design improvements relevant to our business needs

Your profile:

  • Higher vocational degree with 3-5 years of relevant Experience in UI and interaction design for enterprise level web and mobile products
  • Strong background and constantly up-to-speed on current UX/UI principles and best practices
  • Excellent communication (visual and verbal) and multi-functional teamwork skills
  • Confidence working on complex web applications with consumer focused product UX/UI
  • Experience developing platform agnostic and responsive product interfaces
  • Familiar with HTML, CSS, JavaScript concepts and modern browser capabilities