Lead UX Design

Lead UX Design

Job Title: Lead UX Design
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum, Benefits: !0% pension + bonus
Start Date: 2017-11-10
Reference: AHUX
Contact Name: Alex Hamilton
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 10, 2017 17:42

Job Description

A world leading authority on analytics, modelling and mitigation strategies across global finance, commerce and extreme events is seeking a Lead UX Designer to work across multiple group businesses.
The Job

Reporting to the Chief Architect you shall work closely with the businesses to:
  • Develop user interface designs using knowledge of customer tasks, product functionality requirements, knowledge of user interface architecture, knowledge of UI best practice and industry interface standards
  • Develop design prototypes in collaboration with stakeholders, project team members, Product Owners, Business Owners, and technical teams
  • Conceptualise, develop and document innovative information organization structures, interaction designs, page-level content organization, navigation, and prototypes of digital products for your assigned agile team.
  • Champion principles of usability and user-centred design
  • Act as a mentor to the development teams and offer guidance and training on modern UX principles and practices.
  • Work closely with other business streams and central group to understand their design philosophy/strategy to provide a consistent experience for internal and external clients.
  • Work closely with the business to help them understand different approaches to UX design and delivery enabling them to see new ways of delivering to clients.
  • Able to provide excellent Information Architecture, Wireframing, User Centred Design, Interaction Design and deliverables, from years of experience in research, usability and blueprinting the information architecture
  • To have previously managed teams of Information Architects / Interaction Designers
  • Worked on large scale projects with the ability to converge design solutions and functions together
  • Can demonstrate a solid track record of creating intuitive site functionality, interaction, site architecture, user interfaces, and navigation
  • Experience in designing for mobile platforms such as iOS, Android.
  • Degree in design, architecture, HCI or related discipline

To apply forward a CV to Alexander Hamilton at BWD Search & Selection