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Senior UX/UI Designer

Senior UX/UI Designer

Tangent

London
  • Salary: Depending on experience
  • Contract: Full Time
  • Applications close: 10 May 2017
  • Website: www.tangent.co.uk

Posted on 12 April 2017

Senior UX/UI Designer at Tangent

Senior Designers at Tangent live for design and live to collaborate. They have extensive experience designing for web builds, digital products and campaigns with an excellent understanding of the UX design process and associated challenges.

The role involves design across a range of digital projects including websites, apps and platforms. Senior Designers form an integral part of our design team, working closely with strategists, researchers, developers and project managers to create amazing digital experiences.


Responsibilities

- Taking ownership of multiple projects and being responsible for the design output
- Helping to scope projects by attending stakeholder and customer interviews
- Writing heuristic (expert) and competitive analysis reports
- Translating stakeholder and customer requirements into engaged user-centred design solutions
- Creating and revising IA and UX documentation including: personas, user stories, user flows, sitemaps, content maps and wireframes
- Creating low/high fidelity prototypes that can be tested with users
- Running usability testing sessions, interpreting results and iterating concepts until they meet the user needs and design requirements
- Leading presentations to clients and the agency teams, articulating design ideas and solutions in a compelling way
- Ensure visual design supports and enhances our clients brands, develop a cohesive design language
- Writing project documentation e.g. style guides and annotated wireframes
- Hitting deadlines and budgetary constraints, whilst working to the expected level of quality
- Providing mentorship to junior team members and inspiring colleagues
- Creating industry leading design work that pushes and inspires the studio

Skills required:

- Proven record of delivering designs that meet user needs, product requirements and business goals
- Strong visual and interaction design experience with the ability to design attractive and usable interfaces on web, mobile and desktop
- Degree-level or equivalent experience in a Design-led subject
- Keen design eye with ability to establish visual hierarchy, layout, typography and colour effectively. With good attention to detail
- Consideration of user tasks and goals throughout the design process
- Good understanding of interaction design across devices
- Experience working with front-end developers
- Understanding and appreciation of CSS and HTML
- Commercial experience with a focus on conversion
- Confidence and ability to present and sell ideas
- Ability to effectively multi-task, meet deadlines and work well under pressure
- Expert-level proficiency in Sketch and/or PhotoShop/Illustrator
- An outstanding portfolio showcasing your talent

Personal attributes:

- You have a natural interest and passion for experience design, focused on consumer needs and goals
- You are a creative thinker, offering alternative design concepts and techniques to deliver outstanding user experience
- Good time management and organisation skills
- Flexible and adaptable in a changing environment
- Proactive, positive, with a sense of ownernship
- Down to earth and pragmatic with great interpersonal skills