UI/ UX Designer Developer

Recruiter
Progress Sales Recruitment Ltd.
Location
London
Salary
£50K-£60K + Benefits
Posted
02 Dec 2016
Job Sector
Care & Social Work
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My Client, a global leader within Digital Health is looking to take on someone to lead the U/UX Design & Development function here in the UK.

As The UI/UX Designer/Developer you will work with internal and external clients to develop the user experience for relevant digital projects, ensuring the user experience and iterative usability designs work with technical solutions. The UI/UX Designer/Developer will capture briefs and develop prototypes in line with these.

Key responsibilities in this role include:

- Developing an in-depth understanding of the end user's product.
- Conceptualising, designing and developing prototypes of new features for core products for internal and external customers.
- Gauging technical feasibility of prototypes.
- Working in partnership with developers to design the presentation layer.
- Presenting designs to team members, other colleagues and external clients for review, iteration and approval.
- Conducting frequent iterative usability testing in parallel with development.
- Maintaining and reviewing current team process; suggesting practical ideas for improvements and developments. Leading the implementation of process changes/new process implementation as agreed with the Global Head of Applications Development.
- Showing initiative and being passionate about advancing the growth of the Applications Development offerings.
- Assessing the Applications Development landscape internally and externally to maintain/raise the bar of web-based initiatives.

To be successful you will have extensive experience of User Interface methodologies.

You will have technical experience in the following:-

Essential skills:-

UX Wire framing (Wireframesketcher, Balsamiq or similar)

UX prototyping (Marvel, InVision or similar)

Sketch or Adobe Photoshop

HTML5

CSS3

Bootstrap CSS framework or similar

Desirable skills:-

Sass

WordPress

In addition, you will have experience of creating prototypes using interactivity (via HTML/CSS and JavaScript) and also of working with other people's designs and developing concepts from those people's core ideas. The ability to work within versioning environments using GIT or similar versioning tools is essential to this role.

In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, my client is known for their friendly and informal working environment. We also offer excellent opportunities for career and personal development, including opportunities to transfer your skills totheir other offices around the world.