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UX Consultant

  • Salary: €40,000 - €50,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Dublin
  • Sector: IT
  • Date posted: 28/09/2018
  • Job reference: BBBH89258

UX Consultant

  • Permanent Position
  • Dublin Location
  • Attractive Salary & Benefits package

Overview

This is an exciting opportunity for a UX Consultant to join our growing team of successful Digital Marketing innovators. We strive to be the customer's champion and your role as a UX Consultant on the Digital Team will primarily involve being an advocate for, and delivering excellent online user experiences and touch points with our customers globally.

Key elements of the role

  • We're looking for someone that passionate about identifying resolving user pain points and solving business problems through great informed design.
  • You will be a source of knowledge for UX across the group, contributing information and recommendations to strategic plans.
  • You will work with the business to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet business needs and vision.
  • You will need to make strategic design and user-experience decisions related to core, and new, functions and features.
  • You will translate concepts into user flows, wireframes, mockups, personas, customer journey maps, empathy maps and prototypes that lead to intuitive user experiences.
  • You should have excellent communication skills; the ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and the business.
  • You should enjoy working collaboratively across design, technical, and digital teams in an agile and fast paced environment with multiple projects on the go at the same time.
  • You will ask smart questions, take risks and champion new ideas.

Qualifications

High academic record to date and expected minimum of a 2.1 honours degree in Computer Science Engineering, Multimedia Design, Human Computer Interaction, Psychology or a related UX field

Skills & Experience

  • 3-5 years of UX design experience. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience designing complex solutions for complete digital environments.
  • Expertise in standard UX software such as Sketch, Axure, InVision, UXPin, Balsamiq, Framer, and the like is a must. Basic HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript skills are a plus.
  • Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
  • A solid grasp of user-centred design, planning and conducting user research, user testing, A/B testing, rapid prototyping, heuristic analysis, usability and accessibility concerns.
  • Knowledge of designing for Wordpress, Drupal and Hybris would be relevant and beneficial.
  • A clear understanding of the importance of user-centred design and design thinking. Excellent presentation and communication skills.

Competencies

  • A positive can do attitude & comfortable operating to multiple deadlines and projects at once.
  • The energy, enthusiasm and drive to make it happen.
  • A team player who has the ability to motivate others, making it fun while getting the job done.
  • A passion for digital marketing, media, commerce and technology.
  • Be open to receiving feedback and constructive criticism.
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced, innovative environment where the focus is on continuous improvement and the challenge to make it better.

To apply direct or to find out more please get in touch with me on 01-6455 250 or shane.omahony AT experis.ie

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