UX Designer

UX Designer

Whitehall Resources currently require an experience UX Designer to work with a key client based in Northampton

**Client will only consider candidates via umbrella companies**

* Work closely with stakeholders and project leads to explore and understand their required business outcomes
* Challenge business propositions through clear reasoning and evidence, and constantly pushing for a user-centered approach whilst delivering on required business outcomes
* Lead innovative, engaging and purposeful stakeholder workshops in order to shape the strategic direction of projects
* Produce research, user personas, sketches, wireframes, user journeys, prototypes etc. to drive discussions, gain stakeholder approval and communicate designs to the project team
* Communicate effectively with development teams, business analysts, and senior stakeholders
* Work with the Head of User Experience to introduce new strategies and initiatives that will help to ensure the team continue to deliver outstanding work and business value

Essential Skills
* Minimum 5 years professional UX design experience (in-house or client-side) and an academic background in a relevant field
* A portfolio that demonstrates strategic thinking, UX process, and problem solving skills. This should include evidence of design for large campaigns or complex systems
* The ability to quickly build and maintain strong working relationships
* Succinct and efficient communication skills, including negotiation, influencing, and conflict resolution
* Be autonomous, proactive and adaptable
* You will have experience creating unified digital experiences across multiple channels

Desirable Skills
* Basic understanding of web technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript), mobile applications, and conversational interfaces
* Understanding of the agile methodologies
* Experience working in the financial sector

All of our opportunities require that applicants are eligible to work in the specified country/location, unless otherwise stated in the job description.