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UX Manager

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Up to £700.00 per day per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 19 days ago

  • Sector: Technology
  • Contact: Mark Stiles
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 17 October 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -092022-473873

UX Manager

6 Month Contract

Remote/ 2 days a week in either London or Welwyn Garden City office

£700 per day Inside

The Role:

Ensure dedicated focus on human centred design that always meet our user needs that serve our users a little better every day for your domain

Ensures and guides teams to effectively identify and understand the user needs and opportunities are evidence based

Accountable for all UX output from your team providing an effortless and valuable user experience

Support strategy for key projects through design direction, bring the vision to life and guide other teams to do the same

Ensuring team are solving the right problems in the best way for our users and business, while seeking to prevent or minimise development risks.

Supports development of business level KPIs across teams

Network and evangelise Design methodologies and the team's achievements across the company and the broader Design community

Demonstrate strong written, verbal communication and presentation skills to all levels of seniority and subject areas within the organisation.

Promotes and creates environment for multi-disciplinary teamwork to create & improve user experience and outcomes that are in-line with our design principles

Critique & challenge product & strategic roadmaps and upward communication of potential initiatives and opportunities

Effectively coordinate, facilitate and lead ceremonies, peer/design reviews and workshops with all design & research teams, business owners and business partners

Drives continual improvement across teams

Recruit, on-board and line management within your team

Continuously seek to improve research, design, and development processes to gain efficiency, remove obstacles, and simplify workflows

Work with design leadership and ensure we have the appropriate abilities and headcount correctly allocated within budget constraints

Be an advocate for correct use of and contribution to the design system

Lead by example, demonstrating the companies values, provide guidance and mentoring to help the team focus on the companies mission, achieve their best and strive for excellence

Provide support & mentorship for junior team members, help to define objectives and help lead professional & personal development

You will need:




Varied design research techniques, workshop planning, conceptual design, prototyping, detailed design, user testing, and implementation

Expert IA skills, journey mapping, user flows, sketching skills, wireframes, and translating them to fully functional prototypes that are used throughout our design process to validate your solutions against user needs while ensuring your solutions are technically feasible.

Expertise in carrying out primary methods of customer research

Experience running and leading impactful research & design teams

Experience facilitating and leading peer/design reviews and workshops with business owners, business partners and teams from other design and research subject areas

Expert-level knowledge of the UX design, Research & Visual Design subject area, standards, libraries and underlying theories in interaction design, usability, psychology, visual and information design, and human factors

Varied design research techniques, workshop planning, conceptual design, prototyping, detailed design, user testing, and implementation

Expert IA skills, journey mapping, user flows, sketching skills, wireframes, and translating them to fully functional prototypes that are used throughout our design process to validate your solutions against user needs while ensuring your solutions are technically feasible.

Expertise in carrying out primary methods of customer research

Experience running and leading impactful research & design teams

Experience facilitating and leading peer/design reviews and workshops with business owners, business partners and teams from other design and research subject areas

Expert-level knowledge of the UX design, Research & Visual Design subject area, standards, libraries and underlying theories in interaction design, usability, psychology, visual and information design, and human factors

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