UI Designer

UI Designer

Job Title: UI Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: UI0312_1606985683
Contact Name: Narcis Velcu
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 03, 2020 08:54

Job Description

Role: UI Designer

Location: Leeds/Blackpool or Newcastle (ideally), the role is remote at the moment

Day Rate:£350 - £400 per day

IR35 Status: Inside

Contract Length: 6 months initially


As an Interaction Designer you will work across the team, owning the delivery of artefacts and supporting interaction design. You will work alongside researchers and developers to deliver services, products and tools which fulfil user needs. You will have a strong understanding of all the elements of interaction design and experience of working in multidisciplinary teams. You will have a solid technical understanding and be comfortable delivering prototypes.


- Understand user needs and designs services, products and tools to meet them;

- Create and iterate prototypes to test and communicate ideas and help the wider team learn about user needs;

- Liaise with a multidisciplinary team in an agile environment to turn concepts into user-centred designs;

- Understand as-is interaction design and identify improvement opportunities;

- Use typography and affordance to improve user experience;

- Ensure that the design of services is consistent, both internally and with the rest of the wider organisation;

- Deliver best practices around user-centred design processes, user research and experience design;

- Understand the bigger picture (high-level flows and processes) as well as the fine detail of individual parts;

Technical Skills


-Knows when to use a specific prototyping technique or method (for example, sketch, code, Loc2).

-Able to show the value of prototyping to the team.

-Service Focus

-Takes inputs and establishes coherent frameworks that work.

-User-Centred Agile and Design Practices

-Systems Integration


- Experience of GDS principles (nice to have);

- Experience of interaction development for Apps would be advantageous;

- Some experience of sketching, prototyping and iterative design;

- Some experience of working in a multidisciplinary team;

- Some experience of using a user-centred design approach;

If you are interested please reply apply and I will be in touch ASAP.

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