Service Designer

Service Designer

Job Title: Service Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: Up to £450.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00119128_1581326904
Contact Name: Millie Scriven
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 10, 2020 09:28

Job Description

Contract opportunity: Service Designer (Must have Portfolio to send over) - Leeds 12 months - £400-450 per day - inside IR35 - must be eligible for SC clearance
Please note: This role is inside IR35, please do not apply if you are not happy working inside IR35

Minimum Requirement:
- At least 2 to 3 years' experience as a Service Designer or Systems Thinker.
- Experience solving design and research challenges through collaboration and user participation.
- The ability to translate research insight into opportunities and solutions for service users via the application of design research methods e.g. user journeys, services mapping, prototyping etc.
- Ability to develop hands on interaction design solutions for the products that enable the service
- A diverse set of methods & tools that allow them to illustrate the opportunities to improve specific service components and touch-points.
- Appreciation for and demonstrated ability to connect design solutions to pragmatic implementation
- A belief that a focus on people is fundamental in creating inclusive policies, products and services for social impact.
- Have a design-related degree or experience on a product, interaction or UX design role.
- Define elements layout, design patterns, controls and actions

Ideally the candidate will also:
- Have experience of working directly with front-end code to update prototypes skills in HTML, CSS and java script aren't essential, but all our designers learn the basics
- Be able to write for user interfaces
- Have demonstrable experience of collaborating on designs with a software engineer
- Have demonstrable experience of working in technical teams in complex environments
- Be able to manage other people's work, including planning work and checking it to make sure it's consistent and appropriate across products and services

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