Mid-weight UX Designer - London - Social Media Agency - £30,000

London
£30000 - £35000 per annum
19 Feb 2013
19 Mar 2013
RHDG
aisling mcgann
Creative
Digital
Full Time
Permanent
Mid-weight UX Designer - London - Social Media Agency - £30,000-£35,000

My client are a top NMA 100 Social Media Digital Agency who specialises in helping global clients advertise & engage through Facebook and Twitter. It's an exciting time to join the organisation as the company are massively expanding and are now looking to recruit a UX Architect to work in a collaborative multi-disciplined environment. The successful person will be responsible for the production of Information Architecture documents for creative projects, mainly Facebook applications, ensuring that these are delivered, on time, and on spec.

As a UX designer you will use your core Information Architect and interaction design skills plus expert knowledge of usability issues and techniques to produce creative and usable applications.

Duties and Responsibilities
*Working with creative and development teams to rapidly document and communicate creative
solutions from business requirements and user needs.
*Work solely to develop the IA through content strategy, interaction design and usability on all
of our digital projects.
*Produce quality output in tight timeframes.
*Presenting ideas, variation wireframes/prototypes internally, and sometimes to end Clients.
*Needs to work closely with design and tech (front and back-end) to help deliver the final
solution.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
*Information Architecture - Personas, User Journeys, Concept maps, Site maps / Process flows,
Wireframes, Prototypes.
*Usability - Formal usability testing, Informal / guerrilla usability testing, User Research,
Analytics.
*Understand website usability and techniques to improve user experience.
*Must have a notion of Responsive Web and be confident with tablet and mobile.
*Solid understanding of technologies such as HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and Flash.
*A firm grasp of user-centred design.
*Passion and an ambition to instil the concepts of user experience in others.
*An interest in social media and other technological trends.
*Excellent communication, teamwork, and user advocacy skills.

If you think this is the role for you, then please send your CV through to rasha@digitalgurus.co.uk or contact me on 07508261136