User Experience Designer
We are looking for a creative, passionate and dedicated UX Designer to join our team, either in our Cambridge office or remotely. You will work directly with clients to define and communicate visionary user experiences for various exciting projects. You’ll get to collaborate with product owners, strategy, visual designers, and engineers as you champion the best design for users.
As a UX Designer at Dovetailed you’ll be responsible for:
Driving user research activities to identify key user needs and requirements.
Early prototyping and usability testing of new functionality with end users.
Applying agile user experience techniques and quickly iterating innovative and thoughtful design solutions.
Clearly communicating designs through wireframes and mock-ups, working closely with developers in their implementation.
Presenting to clients and stakeholders, passionately communicating your design vision.
The skills you’ll need:
Ability to generate unique and creative concepts.
Thorough understanding of the principles of interaction design.
Experience with rapid prototyping and wireframing.
Experience of design tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, Proto.io, Sketch or similar.
Experience with translating user research into meaningful concepts and wireframes.
Fluency in user research methods, both of qualitative and quantitative nature.
Ability to facilitate client meetings and workshops.
Ability to collaborate within distributed teams and work independently.
Strong written, verbal and visual (i.e. sketching) communication skills to provide well thought-through rationale, and ability to build team consensus for design solutions.
That extra something:
A higher degree in HCI or related discipline.
Experience working in an agile software development environment.
Experience building and maintaining relationships with clients.
Willingness to travel for client meetings, workshops and events.
These are the requirements but as we are a growing company you will have the opportunity to shape the role, bringing your unique qualities to it.
We value clear, original thinking and the audacity to think big. We are excited by the possibilities of technology and how it can be shaped to enhance everyday moments and interactions.