User Experience Designer - Mobile Apps

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley
  • 18 Apr 19

User Experience Designer - Mobile Apps

User Experience Designer - Mobile Apps - Contract role in London

Working as part of the Experience Design team, you'll help create brilliantly simple, innovative and intuitive digital interactions that meet real customer needs, make measurable difference to our key business metrics.

Responsibilities:

  • Worked as part of a team to create brilliant digital products
  • Have a good understanding of agile practices, and have worked alongside agile teams to deliver market-leading experiences
  • Design customer experiences for mobile apps
  • Using and contributing to digital design systems
  • Present your ideas clearly and simply and with confidence
  • Use data and insight to break down problems in a methodical and logical way
  • Defend your ideas when challenged, and explain your thinking clearly and concisely
  • Use a array of Design/UX tools and software (Sketch, Zeplin, Invision, Photoshop, Illustrator, Axure, etc)

Essential
  • Experience of designing industry-leading user experiences for mobile apps (iOS and Android)
  • Currently working in either a UX/Design consulting or agency-side role, or as an inhouse designer in this area
  • A creative mindset, with strong problem solving skills and a passion for User Centred Design
  • Experience of working closely with agile development teams, and a good understanding of agile methodology and lean UX principles
  • Able to work collaboratively with software engineers and product managers - acting as a bridge between these disciplines
  • Ability to bring your ideas to life with stand-out designs, but equally comfortable creating quick wireframes and sketches for discussion with the team (using Sketch, Zepplin, Adobe XD, Axure, or good old pen and paper)
  • Able to interpret brand guidelines to ensure the end experience reflects a consistent brand identity
  • Strong track record of creating customer journeys using customer insight and behavioural/analytics data (quantitative and qualitative)
  • A clear communicator, with the ability to self-organise
  • Able to provide examples of previous work (either commercial or personal)

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.