Apprentice UX User Experience Designer

Posted 19 March by Capita

Becoming an Apprentice UX (User Experience) Designer with Orange Bus:

As an Apprentice User Experience (UX) Designer you are responsible for supporting other members of the UX team in applying a user centred design methodology on projects from start to finish, as well as undertaking smaller projects independently. You will predominantly design services and products which are digitally focused but have an appreciation for the customer experience across channels beyond digital.

Building your UX capabilities, you will proactively shadow, contribute and learn from those around you, as well as undertaking self-study to further your own personal development. You will represent the department across the business, to clients and to other third parties. You will serve as the UX expert on your own projects to facilitate and deliver a user centred design methodology, collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team.

What you will do:

  • Understanding user and business needs
  • Designing user-centred interfaces and interactions
  • Communication and collaboration internally/ externally
  • Measurement and insight
  • Ensuring consistent quality of work
  • Advocating User Experience

Your experience will include:

  • Enthusiasm and some knowledge of UX principles and practices (e.g HCI, UCD, Cognitive and Behavioural Psychology, Persuasive design, Gamification and Accessibility)
  • Knowledge of a variety of user research methods including quantitative and qualitative methods as well as generative and exploratory activities (practical experience desirable)
  • A passion about the latest trends and best practices in interactive experiences across a variety of mediums with a strong desire for innovation
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Attention to detail with a pragmatic and enthusiastic attitude to work

About Orange Bus

Orange Bus is a digital agency and award-winning innovation hub. We deliver digital services, products and strategies to clients - like the NHS, Aston Martin, Joules and O'Neill - in the public and private sector. We develop everything from websites and applications, to CMS platforms and digital touchpoints, using cutting-edge web technologies. In 2016, we were acquired by Capita and today we're continuing to expand and build our capabilities. Want to be part of a rewarding, refreshing and unique creative organisation? You've found it.

Orange Bus are part of Capita Plc, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. Through quality solutions, tailored to our customers' needs, we've helped countless organisations unlock value and maximise their potential. With access to our range of unique and diverse opportunities, offering real career advancement and progression, we can unlock your potential too.

What's in it for you?

At Capita, we believe an open, transparent working environment that encourages ingenuity and collaboration - with colleagues, customers and clients - is what makes us so effective at what we do.

As well as a generous basic salary, we also give you 23 day's holiday, company matched pension scheme and access to a variety of voluntary benefit options. These include a share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle, such as retail, health & wellbeing and leisure discounts.

You'll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country - the opportunities to learn new skills, develop in your career and grow and as we grow are almost endless. Our mission is to help you realise your potential - whatever that means to you.

What we hope you will do next

Help us find out more about you by completing our short application process - click apply now. We understand you might have some questions before taking the step to apply - you can contact for guidance.

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Required skills

  • graduate
  • digital
  • experience
  • apprenticeship
  • design
  • ux
  • trainee
  • designer
  • creative
  • junior
  • apprentice
  • capita
  • newcastle
  • user
  • sunderland
  • north east
  • middlesborough
  • tyne

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