UX Designer - 40-45k

Joshua Doel - Josh@nekolondon.com

The Agency:

A healthcare focused communications agency is looking to make a new UX hire within the small, yet growing team that services a wider agency group. Based in Central London, operates in the healthcare sector and consists of three separate businesses; an integrated patient centric communications agency, a digital healthcare specialist and a medical communications agency. The agency group was formed to provide each of the businesses with access to a central pool of specialist talent. The agencies are made up of bright individuals who are passionate about their work and who always strive for success for their projects and clients. They work on a diverse range of projects from websites and learning tools through to mobile apps and augmented reality.

The Role:

The agency in question are looking for a user-experience designer responsible for taking business, user and technical requirements and translating them into user journeys, sitemaps, wireframes and prototypes. You will also structure and wireframe/prototype the overall functionality of a website, mobile app, conference assets and iterate upon it to ensure a great user experience. The successful candidate will ideally have an agency background with at least 3 years’ experience. You will work directly with various senior to junior members of staff with a ranging knowledge of digital. If you are keen to contribute, develop and grow within a young and ambitious agency please get in touch.

Key Responsibilities:

• Translate concepts into wireframes and mock-ups that lead to intuitive user experiences.

• Facilitate client’s vision by researching, wireframing, sketching, prototyping, and mocking up user experiences for digital solutions.

• Design and deliver wireframes, user stories, user journeys, and mock-ups optimised for a wide range of devices and interfaces.

• Identify design problems and devise elegant solutions.

• Make strategic design and user-experience decisions related to functions and features.

• Take a user-centered design approach and rapidly test and iterate your designs.

• Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders.

• Take smart risks and champion new ideas. Key skills and experience:

• Three or more years working as a User Experience Designer. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience designing complex solutions for complete digital environments.

• Expertise in UX software such as Axure, Sketch and Omnigraffle. Basic HTML, CSS3, and JavaScript skills are a plus.

• Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.

• Ability to iterate your designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently.

• Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients.

• Be passionate about all things UX and other areas of design and innovation. Research and showcase knowledge in the industry’s latest trends and technologies.

 

If you are interested in interested in finding more about the position, it would be great to hear from you. Please send your CV and work samples to us. 

Jack O'Shaughnessy