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Senior UX Designer

Job Title: Senior UX Designer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: A.S.A.P
REF: AC/0143_1543928128
Contact Name: Amanda Cager
Contact Email: amanda.cager@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 13 days ago

Job Description

Work for an award winning travel company, leading the way in authentic travel experiences providing tailor-made journeys, designed to customers interests, tastes and budget, throughout a number of countries across the world.

If you have a passion for travel combined with the love of UX then this is the ideal position for you!

One of the many perks of this job is that you receive Travel industry rates for airfares, accommodation and package holidays.

Lovely smart and state of the art offices to work in, located a convenient walk away from Shepherds Bush station.

As part of the in-house web team, you will be working on the user experience of their range of customer-facing websites.

You will be involved in a wide variety of projects from optimising existing user journeys to complete from-the-ground-up projects, ensuring that they always achieve maximum value from the website and remain ahead of the competition.

What will you be doing?

  • Understanding their clients and the information they need before deciding to enquire.
  • Understanding the differences in user behaviour in key markets in the UK and US and applying this to the key user journeys on each website.
  • Looking at multiple sources of data and using it to assess how to optimise the user journey for clients, resulting in a better user experience, an improved conversion rate, better quality leads and better use of our advertising budget.
  • Wireframing and prototyping both new concepts and improvements to existing design.
  • Presenting this to your colleagues, discussing and collaborating to ensure your improvements are implemented accurately and to deadlines.

What experience do you need?

  • Significant/consistent experience in User Experience designing complex, web-based applications.
  • Strong experience in mobile User Experience, ideally having worked with a 'mobile first' approach.
  • Experience of responsive design and strong understanding of user-centred design.
  • An eye for brand consistency and UX best practice.
  • Demonstrable portfolio of previous, public-facing work showing a high level of UX design, proven results and a thorough understanding of issues regarding website usability. a desire to
  • Wireframing/prototyping tools (e.g. Axure, OmniGraffle, Flairbuilder, etc.)
  • Experience of Photoshop, Illustrator or similar.

For the finer details on the role please contact Amanda Cager - amanda.cager@projectpeople.com - 01189 285550.

Project People is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.