UX Designer

Posted 8 November by Heat Recruitment
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Role: UX Designer
Contracting Authority: UK Export Finance
Contract Length: 6 months
Location: London / remote working (mostly remote working, requirement to be in London office on occassion)
Pay Rate: £572.06 (max umbrella)

Security Clearance: Valid and active SC clearance ideally, BPSS cleared candidates can be considered


Key skills:

Essential

  • Knowledge of platform constraints, cross-browser compatibility, accessibility guidelines and experience of designing for these, ideally in the creation of, or contribution to, a design system.
  • Experience of CSS/HTML and online prototyping tools.
  • Prototyping in code. You know how to create and validate a dynamic prototype.
  • User focus. You know how to give direction on which tools or methods to use. You are experienced in meeting the needs of users across a variety of channels.
  • Experience in optimising websites for mobile devices and responsive grid-based layout.
  • Experience of working in an agile environment, with a cross-functional team, to construct a minimum viable product and to contribute expertise that helps the team prioritise features for future release.
  • Excellent verbal, written and presentational communication skills in conveying design concepts and prototypes to a range of stakeholders including developers and business analysts.


Desirable

  • Professional qualification in User Experience, Web Design, Graphic Design, HCI or digital-related disciplines.
  • Experience of designing transactional online services, eg digital form interfaces.
  • Experience of working in line with GDS service standards
  • Experience of content design


Person specification

  • Proactive and flexible.
  • Problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Communication skills at all levels.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Personable and a team player.


Added benefits:

  • GDS Systems / GOV.UK systems experience
  • GDS standards knowledge
  • Content design experience
  • Accessibility experience

Required skills

  • GDS
  • HTML
  • Web Design
  • Content Design
  • User Experience

Reference: 44632557

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