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UX Designer

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Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Art/Animation
Salary £Negotiable DOE
Location Other
Reference 8431_PB07060UXD

My client is a high-Technology start-up with a fresh approach to the online gaming space. If you are a talented individual who thrives in a fast-paced, growing environment with passionate and like-minded individuals, they are the opportunity you have been looking for.

They are now looking for an inspiring and experienced User Experience (UX) Designer to become a key member of the Platform group.

Job Responsibilities:

. Work with producers to understand new product features (and new products) through wireframes, flow charts, and story boards
. Champion the graphic & interaction design (look & feel, behavior and actions)
. Design the final assets for production use and deliver them to the development teams
. Oversee development to ensure that the created designs and UI interactions are to spec
. Maintain a consistent look and feel across all products and ensure that it fits with our brand narrative
. Spiking rapid prototypes to see how one could interact with a product or feature
. Help define processes and tools to streamline the delivery of UX services
. Keep up-to-date on the latest design approaches and what other popular applications are doing
. Over the longer term, continue to improve UX by running primary and secondary research including interviews with key stakeholders, observation, surveys, market research, and web analytics - this may also include running user acceptance testing and feedback.

Skills & Experience required:

. Have an incredible portfolio or work samples that are a testament to their skill
. Have worked in an agile process or similar with multiple team members
. Be masterful with Photoshop, Creative Cloud, Balsamiq, and Axure (or equivalents)
. Have excellent skills with Balsamiq, Axure and MS Office suite
. Be exceptionally passionate about user experience and design
. Have excellent people, creative, and analytical skills
. Understand responsive design with HTML5 across any device
. Have the ability to work with internal and external design teams in a collaborative, dynamic environment
. Excellent written (i.e., writing, editing, and proofing) and oral communication skills
. Have been exposed to native app design
. Be technically savvy in creating and testing prototypes [optional]
. Know how to produce prototypes in Javascript and HTML [optional]

For more information on this role or to apply for the position, please contact Peter Broughton at Aardvark Swift on +44 (0) 1709 834777 or e-mail Peter.Broughton@Aswift.com