UX Engineer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £55000 - 65000

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1359605

 Job Description

Looking a UX Engineer for a global organisation who will support a rapid web application development project utilising leading-edge technologies.

User Experience Engineer – Belfast

The UX Engineer will support a rapid web application development project utilising leading-edge technologies. They will employ Lean User Experience (UX) practices and apply visual design expertise on applications within the scope of the product – They will exhibit a strong passion for designing product user experiences that are functional and easy to use.

Experience:

  • Design and conduct usability tests to determine deliverable accuracy to functional requirements.
  • Create Lean prototypes and interaction models (affordable low-tech models, such as wire-frames, are acceptable), and validate them by gathering feedback and testing (qualitative and quantitative) with users.
  • Design develop, test, and implement intuitive navigation structures, information architectures, and user interfaces using user-centred or task/goal-directed design principles and UI best practices.
  • Maintain a passion for user experience, keeping abreast of state-of-the-art, best practices and competitor trends, whilst balancing solutions against cost, timing and value
  • Conduct usability and content analysis.
  • Maintain design consistency throughout applications, and where feasible among portfolios of applications, and if possible between portfolios.
  • Conform with Sentinel graphical design styles that appeal to users to the extent possible and feasible given rapidly evolving platforms.
  • Interact with customers and product managers to help identify usability issues.
  • Define and evolve the evaluation methodologies used to test products.
  • Run usability tests, conduct interviews and site visits, organise surveys, and perform other usability assessments.
  • Conduct user field research to understand target segments and refine representative user personas.
  • Help the development team interpret and understand user feedback, and provide input for design decisions based on that feedback.

Responsibilities

  • Strong experience designing, conducting, and analysing product usability studies.
  • 5-7 years of demonstrated user testing and research experience for commercial products and/or services.
  • Deep experience in creating and revising interaction design artefacts including.
  • High level conceptual work, diagrams and flows, detailed wireframes with annotations, experience maps, UX patterns and animations, expert understanding of native app UX design systems (Material Design, iOS 9 and 10), prototyping, establishing and delivering against UX standards
  • Enthusiasm and flexibility to work on a variety of projects and balance needs of concurrent projects.
  • Ability to rapidly acquire new domain familiarity.
  • Experience evaluating mobile applications, mobile web sites, or small screen applications a plus.

User Experience Engineer, User Experience Designer, UX Engineer, UX Designer, Mobile, Applications, iOS, Android, wireframes, UI, Belfast, Northern Ireland

User Experience Engineer, User Experience Designer, UX Engineer, UX Designer, Mobile, Applications, iOS, Android, wireframes, UI, Belfast, Northern Ireland

User Experience Engineer, User Experience Designer, UX Engineer, UX Designer, Mobile, Applications, iOS, Android, wireframes, UI, Belfast, Northern Ireland

User Experience Engineer, User Experience Designer, UX Engineer, UX Designer, Mobile, Applications, iOS, Android, wireframes, UI, Belfast, Northern Ireland

User Experience Engineer, User Experience Designer, UX Engineer, UX Designer, Mobile, Applications, iOS, Android, wireframes, UI, Belfast, Northern Ireland

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