ux designer in city of london

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£ 25 per hour
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job details

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location
city of london, greater london
job category
IT
job type
contract
salary
£ 25 per hour
reference number
KW4040
phone
020 7255 5578
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job description

Are you looking to progress your career and work with one of the biggest internet companies in the world? This client are looking for a UX Designer to work with some of their advertising products, and you will be based in some of the coolest offices in London...

Title: UX Designer
Location: London
Duration: asap for 9 months

Work on complex challenges. Solve real needs in people's professional lives. Learn about the craziness of the advertising ecosystem and help to improve it.
We help keep the internet free. For many small to medium publishers and app developers, our products run the advertising platform that keeps them in business. This role will be located in London.

Overall Responsibilities:
-Develop the product strategy in partnership with PM and ENG
-Create new designs, including (but not limited to) high-level and/or detailed user flows, wireframes and mockups to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
-Communicate design intent to teams and stakeholders. Clearly rationalize and justify design work and advocate for users' needs.
-Work closely with user researchers to better inform designs through users' point of view.
-Collaborate with, and develop mutual respect and trust with, Product/Program Managers, Engineers, Researchers, and Designers.


Top 5 Daily Responsibilities:
- Develop the product strategy partnering with PM and ENG
- Create new designs, including (but not limited to) high-level and/or detailed user flows, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
- Communicate design intent to teams and stakeholders. Clearly rationalize and justify design work and advocate for users' needs.
- Collaborate with, and develop mutual respect and trust with, Product/Program Managers, Engineers, and Designers.
- Define and drive user experience research and usability studies to gauge the usability of new and existing products and make constructive suggestions for change and optimization.

Minimum Qualifications:
- BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial, etc), Human-Computer Interactions (HCI), Computer Science (CS) or a related field, or equivalent practical experience.
- 3/5 years experience in designing desktop or web applications, from pre- to post-launch.
- Experience in designing complex desktop or web applications, solving tough interaction challenges.
- UX Prototyping Experience
- Excellent problem-solving skills.
- Excellent leadership, communication and teamwork skills.


Preferred Qualifications:
- MA/MS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial, etc), HCI, CS, or a related field, or equivalent practical experience.
- 5+ years experience in designing desktop or web applications, from pre- to post-launch.
- Experience with visual design. Ability to create confident and clean visual designs.
- Experience in defining and expanding design systems, components and patterns.

Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

skills

ui/ux

qualification

degree it

educational requirements

university