Market leading business - Luton
Hays are pleased to be exclusively supporting a local market leader who are now seeking a User Experience (UX) Designer. The key objective of this position will be to deliver best-in-class user experience solutions as part of our clients responsive, multi-national web portfolio through simple, usable, engaging and exciting experiences. To do this you'll be working collaboratively with UX colleagues in research and design, UI designers and developers in an Agile development environment, whilst creating and maintaining effective relationships with key business stakeholders.
You will be part of a small, semi-autonomous design team working closely with other Ecommerce disciplines, to deliver great customer experiences for your team's area of responsibility.
You will be passionate about understanding our clients' customers, their needs and behaviours, and by working closely with Researchers, Analysts and an Insights team you will seek and understand qual and quant insight and feedback for your area of responsibility. You will ensure that the user is represented appropriately throughout your design process through seeking appropriate feedback and using this to inform design priorities. For instance, through performing unmoderated usability testing, avoiding bias in seeking genuine feedback on your designs.
Collaboration will be regular with Product Owners, analysts and other designers, including inputting into prioritisation with evidence and reasoned good practice. You will be practicing iterative, user-centred design on the agreed priorities, to balance outcomes pragmatically between customer needs and business objectives, considering technical constraints to deliver usable solutions providing useful and constructive feedback to other UX and UI designers in your team and sharing your findings and collaborating with the wider function to validate and optimise your ideas.
An enthusiastic User Experience Designer, with at least 2 years' hands-on experience in full UCD lifecycle in a commercial, Agile environment you will have a proven track record as a successful UX practitioner, with responsive design experience. You will be self-motivated and results-driven, with good oral and written communications skills.
You will be comfortable handling multiple projects in a fast-paced environment and take ownership for the quality and timeliness of deliverables.
Our client offers a competitive salary plus benefits package together with a permanent hybrid working arrangement.
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