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Lead UX Designer
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Recruiter: Shortlist Recruitment
Listed on: 22nd March
Location: Manchester
Salary/Rate: £50000 - £60000
Type: Permanent
Start Date:
Reference: 205199000015532115_1553234419_expired
Contact Name: Mary Fidler

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Lead UX Designer

ShortList Recruitment have a fantastic opportunity for a Lead UX Designer to create stunning web and mobile interfaces for a high profile Ecommerce business in Manchester.

This business are recognised as an industry leader in their field, so I am looking for a Lead UX Designer who can work to exacting standards and who prides themselves on delivering stunning Ecommerce web and mobile interfaces.

Key responsibilities for the Lead UX Designer:

* Manage and lead a small team of UX Designers
* Overall responsibility for understanding user requirements and converting them into appealing, highly usable interfaces.
* Developing mock ups for proposals and pitches
* Understand interaction design and be able to demonstrate the commercial benefits of applying IxD methodologies such as goal-driven design to typical online user journeys
* Carry out usability testing and research along with the UX Research team
* Presents high fidelity designs/mock-ups to the customer for review/iteration/approval
* Capable of working directly with customers in an iterative/agile manner to dramatically improve the prototypes in a short time

Key skills required for the Lead UX Designer:

* Demonstrate high levels of expertise with Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
* Wireframing and prototyping using suitable tools e.g. Balsamiq, Axure
* In-depth knowledge of HTML5/CSS3, Javascript and JQuery
* Conceptual understanding of User Interface Design and the Design Process
* Capable of juggling multiple projects and related complexities at the same time
* Agile development experience

The right Lead UX Designer will have a minimum of 5 years of commercial experience as a web and mobile designer and have an impressive portfolio. A knowledge of current design trends and standards is key for this Lead UX Designer role as you will be working on very high-profile ecommerce projects.

This Lead UX Designer role offers a superb opportunity for a talented Senior or Lead UX Designer to work with a highly skilled team on class leading web and mobile sites. If you are currently looking for a unique design opportunity, then we would like to talk to you now.

The salary for the Lead UX Designer role is up to £60,000 and includes a good benefits package. The Lead UX Designer role is based in Manchester and is commutable from Warrington, Bolton, Stockport and Bury.

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