User Experience (UX) Designer - Contract - Edinburgh - Market Rates

Reference:
GDO/12323
Sector:
IT - Systems Development, UX Design and Development
Salary/Rate:
£300 to £400 Per Day
Location:
Edinburgh
Job Type:
Contract
Date Posted:
31 / 5 / 2017
User Experience (UX) Designer - Contract - Edinburgh - Market Rates



We have a new vacancy with our global client looking for a UX Designer to join their project team. You will join the project at the R-D phase and have responsibility for the design and development of the user experience in line with the product owner’s needs as well as industry and company standards. This is a large scale project therefore, you should have previous experience gained from large scale, multi-channel e-commerce projects.



Role responsibilities:

* Work closely with Product Owners, Business Partners, and UI and back end Developers
* Design exceptional user experience solutions
* Collaborate with cross functional teams across all business units



Personal and technical attributes:

* UX Design within multi-channel e-commerce (or similar large scale) environments
* Experience of working with design and prototyping tools (InVision, Axure, Sketch etc.)
* Ability to utilise usability metrics to measure UI efficiency
* Knowledge and experience of developing applications that meet industry standards (AODA and WCAG)
* Previous experience working in a fast paced Agile development environment
* Experience of HTML/ CSS / Javascript and Angular



This is a long term contract opportunity ideally suited to a self starting Senior UX Designer capable of being the subject mater expert in a business critical software project. If you have the required skills and experience please apply with your latest CV stating your required day rate and availability.