UX/UI Designer

  • Location

    England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £300 - £350 per day

  • Contact:

    Harriet Hughes

  • Contact email:

    Harriet.Hughes@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH114896_1574418914

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-05

  • Client:

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UX/UI Designer, Design, Prototype, Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, InVision, User Journey, Design Process, Pattern, Component, Concept, Platform, Online, Learning Platform, Education, User Research, Product Requirements, Accessible, User-Centreed, Mobile First, Brand Awareness, Agile, Scrum, Kanban, Public Sector, Health, National Health Service, NHS.

Our Client require a UX/UI Designer (remote working) to produce designs and prototypes for a new national learning platform. The design will be informed by user research and existing product requirements and the Designer will be expected to use an accessible, user centred, 'mobile first' approach.
The requirement is to apply user centred design principles to design a new platform ensuring the designs consider accessibility, usability, technical requirements and brand awareness. Design solutions should adopt a 'mobile first' approach. Designers will be expected to use Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator and Invision and contribute to an emerging design system.

The project will use Agile software development methodologies, working collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team.
Skills/Experience:

  • Evidence of proficiency in UX, UI and interaction design techniques
  • Evidence of proficiency in design tools: Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, InVision
  • Evidence of proficiency in creating prototypes in Invision, to support user research, stakeholders and design team decision making
  • Experience of designing new patterns and components to contribute to an existing design system
  • Demonstrable experience of responsive UI design and a good understanding of front-end development techniques
  • A clear understanding of user centred design best practice and accessibility principles
  • Experience of understanding and interpreting brand guideline rules
  • Experience of interpreting user research feedback to inform user journeys and UI
  • Well-rounded technical understanding to collaborate on technical specifications
  • Experience of planning, documenting and communicating the design process and concepts in a clear, concise manner
  • Experience of GDS guidelines and principles
  • Experience working in Agile environment using SCRUM or other Agile frameworks
  • Previous experience working with Public Sector clients or the NHS
  • Knowledge across the digital design sector applying research in new design technologies to the benefit of the team and service