Glenigan - Graduate UX Designer - Bournemouth

Company:
Plexus
Brand:
Glenigan
Job function:
IT/Technology
Job type:
Perm Full Time
Location:
Bournemouth, UK
Salary:
£ 0 - 0
Job ref:
RS-44
Close date:
21 September 2017
Established in 1973, Glenigan is an award winning business and the market leader in Construction data, industry insight and analysis. Forms part of the Ascential Plc, which is £1.2b events and information business. 
  
We are currently looking for a User-Experience Designer who will be responsible for conceiving and conducting user research, interviews and surveys, and translating them into sitemaps, wireframes and prototypes. You will also design the overall functionality of the product and iterate upon it to ensure a great user experience.
 
Responsibilities
  • Translate concepts into wireframes and mockupss that lead to intuitive user experiences.
  • Facilitate client’s product visions by researching, conceiving, wireframingwireframing, sketching, prototyping, and mocking up user experiences for digital products.
  • Design and deliver wireframeswireframes, user stories, user journeys, and mockupsmockups optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces.
  • Identify design problems and devise elegant solutions.
  • Make strategic design and user-experience decisions related to core, and new, functions and features.
  • Take a user-centered design approach and rapidly test and iterate your designs.
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders.
  • Take smart risks and champion new ideas.

Experience Required
  • UX design experience. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience designing complex solutions for complete digital environments.
  • Expertise in UX software such as InVision, UXPinUXPin, Balsamiq, Framer.js, Quartz Composer, and the like is a must. Basic HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript skills are a plus.
  • Experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
  • A solid grasp of user-centered design and testing methodologies, subsystems, and usability and accessibility concerns.

Skills and Personal Attributes
  • Ability to work with clients to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet client needs and vision.
  • Ability to iterate your designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently.
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients.
  • A clear understanding of the importance of user-centered design.
  • Be excited about collaborating and communicating closely with teams and other stakeholders via a distributed model to regularly deliver design solutions for approval.
  • Be willing to help teammates, share knowledge and experience with them, and learn from them.
  • Be passionate about all things UX and other areas of design and innovation. Research and showcase knowledge in the industry’s latest trends and technologies.