Senior User Experience Designer

We are looking for a passionate, collaborative and creative practitioner with a desire to grow as a Senior Experience Designer and work within our team to create world- class digital experiences that improve business performance, maximise technology advances, respond to changing user trends and enhance customer experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead projects and pieces of work for DNA across a range of private and public sector clients
  • Participate in user research, conceptual modelling and user requirements analysis
  • Produce user empathy tools such as profiles, personas, journey maps, and scenarios
  • Communicate research findings, conceptual ideas and detailed design rationale both verbally and visually
  • Undertake tasks and challenges of varying scales and levels of complexity
  • Design and specify user interactions using collaborative and iterative design techniques
  • Plan and undertake user testing to validate designs
  • Participate, as a key contributor, within a cross disciplinary team to create exceptional user experiences
  • Contribute to the scoping, planning and execution of projects
  • Work closely with clients to determine ‘the problem’ and design innovative solutions

Requirements/Qualifications:

  • 5+ years experience creating interfaces, large-scale websites, or applications > Strong ability to analyse, problem solve and articulate your rationale
  • Capacity to think holistically about a clients’ business and user needs
  • Desire to connect and empathise with others
  • Highly organised with the ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines
  • Highly motivated with a desire to grow
  • Ability to collaborate with others
  • Proficient with design tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Omnigraffle, InVision > Desire to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication and workshop facilitation skills > An attention to detail and a nose for quality
  • Engaging presentation style and solid writing skills

Plus qualifications probably something like:

  • Degree in graphic design, industrial design, interactive design, user interface. 

What DNA will provide:

  • A team where creativity, innovation and collaboration are fostered
  • A smart, dedicated and awarded team where everyone around you wants to achieve and create great work
  • Exposure to the leading processes and approach to CXD (Customer Experience Design)
  • Interesting and varied work across a diverse group of clients where the focus is firmly on the quality of thinking to drive real effect
  • Flexible working hours
  • A close team environment grounded in a culture that is open, supportive and dynamic.