UX Designer

Employer: ZPG - Zoopla Location: London Salary: £Competitive Industry: Property Job Level: Non-Manager Hours: Full Time
Zoopla – UX Designer
London
Salary – Competitive and excellent benefits
Industry – Technology
Job Level – Non-Manager
Hours – Full Time 
 

You will be part of the Product development team reporting to the Head of User Experience & Design. This is a fantastic opportunity to work on some exciting responsive web and mobile experiences for an awesome brand with an evolving service. Executive stakeholders have full buy-in and understand the importance of designing an industry-leading digital user experience – so this is a great time to make a real difference to UK consumers with the experiences you design.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with product owners, visual designers and engineers to deliver user experience from concept through implementation, for a variety of strategic projects as well as on-going incremental improvements.
  • Design user experiences using methods and tools such as Jobs To Be Done, user stories, user journeys, storyboards, sketches, wireframes, prototypes and site maps
  • Ensure user experience is translated into a strong UI, on brand with high quality usability
  • Ensure a data informed & insight driven, user centred design approach is followed

Skills required:

Essential:

  • Strong experience in user experience- comfortable with varied techniques from sketching through interactive prototyping
  • Experience in a variety of research methodologies including focus groups, usability testing, user journey analysis and mapping, multivariate testing, traffic / funnel analysis, and competitive research
  • Requirements analysis skills – including user interface requirements generation & management, storyboarding, sketching, wireframing, prototyping, and information architecture design
  • Excellent stakeholder management, with a collaborative work style, strong interpersonal skills and able to work well in small group settings
  • Experience with various software development lifecycles / methods including Agile a working knowledge of tools such as Axure, Sketch and Invision
  • Experience incorporating SEO requirements into designs
  • Experience working on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong Commercial experience at high volumes

In addition, you will have these personal attributes

  • You have a natural interest and passion for experience design, focused on consumer needs and goals
  • You are a creative thinker, offering alternative design concepts and techniques to lead the development of outstanding user experiences
  • Ability to work effectively at all levels of the organisation
  • Flexible and adaptable to a fast paced environment
  • Proactive, positive, with a sense of ownership
  • Great interpersonal skills