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Principal User Experience Designer

£65,000 – £76,000 + package

Location: United Kingdom (South Yorkshire – Sheffield, South Yorkshire) Type: Permanent Skills: User Experience, User Researcher, UX, Agile

Principal User Experience Designer
Location: Sheffield, U.K. Open to UK Remote/ Hybrid

Position Overview

Looking for a career that combines innovative technology and creativity, ultimately helping people to imagine, design and make a better world?

We make software for people who make things. If you've ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great movie, chances are you've experienced what millions of our customers are doing with our software.

We give people the power to make anything.

What we're looking for

We are seeking a talented Principal User Experience Designer to work on our next-generation cloud solutions serving the construction industry.

This is a great opportunity to work as part of a fantastic team, contributing to some of our most exciting projects.

Responsibilities

  • Work as part of a cross-functional core team to understand customer and business needs, and form hypotheses on potential features and improvements.
  • Lead design-thinking exercises to help build shared understanding and alignment on solutions to complex design challenges.
  • Construct conceptual diagrams, task flows, storyboards, wireframes and other deliverables to communicate proposed design solutions.
  • Lead collaborative sessions with customers and other stakeholders to explore, test and validate conceptual designs.
  • Work with software architects to help inform the design of APIs that drive our user experiences.
  • Partner with junior designers and Scrum teams to translate initial concepts into working user interfaces of exceptional quality.
  • Help promote continuous improvement in our product design practice.
  • Act as a thought leader and mentor to more junior designers.

Note: While there's no immediate line management responsibility, this is a senior position with potential to evolve to a leadership role going forward.

Required

  • Minimum of 8 years of professional experience
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in a relevant field of study
  • Deep experience in interaction design, particularly for the web
  • A compelling portfolio demonstrating your previous work
  • Outstanding communication and collaboration skills

Advantageous

  • Experience applying UX within Agile development environments
  • Experience working with 3D graphics and/or Fusion360.
  • Experience with user research, analytics and remote testing platforms
  • Experience in large, distributed, enterprise organisations
  • Experience in leading or supervising other team members

Five signs you are a great candidate

  • You thrive on creating elegant solutions to complex problems
  • You are equal parts maker, thinker and facilitator
  • You are equally comfortable working with abstract concepts or fine details
  • You are self-starter with the relentless desire to learn and improve
  • You combine instinct, experience and analysis to deliver excellent results

Along with your CV, please submit a portfolio, or provide a link to an online portfolio, showing examples of your previous work.

Reference: AMC/JDR/PUEDAD

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