User Experience Design Lead

* User Experience Design Lead * Inside IR35 * £600- 650/day * Remote with occasional trips to London *

* 5 months initial contract *

Our client is on a journey to become a data centric and a driven organization in the next 3 to 5 years and are working on a project which will help to achieve that! They need a User Experience Design Lead to oversee the delivery related to the Experience Design (XD) scope, to work closely with a chosen vendor and ensure its integration with other parts of the program, such as Strategy, Insights and Metrics, Visualization and Operating Model teams. The program has been in flight over 6 months, so the focus now is on strategic work related to the definition of the overall product strategy and user experience, as well as creating wireframes for key design components in line with the prioritization defined by the product team.

The ideal candidate is able to deliver standardized KPI’s, a consistent user experience, advanced analytics and new data and metrics capability. This particular project is expected to last for 2 years plus, so there is high chance of contract extension.

Key responsibilities:

  • Vendor management
  • Engagement & Creating conditions for success: Which includes owning key stakeholder relationships including POD Product Owners and Visualization lead and support colleagues to enable effective XD practices through POD level co-design
  • Attend key program routines: Including weekly status reporting for the programme, RAID log updates and join cross-workstream meetings including Strategy, Insights and Metrics, Visualization and Experience Design connects
  • Own the delivery using SaFe Agile methodology: Leading the XD involvement and contribution to PI planning, owning XD team Agile topology and any changes in the team structure or WoW, ensure XD DevOps work items are always complete & correct according to defined standard, ensure effective integration of the XD POD and agile PODs responsible for designing and delivering product components and Lead Sprint planning, review, and retrospective for the XD POD
  • Work jointly with Head of XD for I&A

Required Skills

  • Having previously worked in an Experience Design role with proven record of performance and delivery
  • Experience designing dashboards and datapoints,
  • Strong expertise in building scalable and reliable solutions
  • Experience of Agile (or agile / waterfall hybrid) development practices and techniques
  • Strong stakeholder management skills and experience

* User Experience Design Lead * Inside IR35 * £600- 650/day * Remote with occasional trips to London *

* 5 months initial contract *

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Job Information

Job Reference: TL XD Design Lead C
Salary From: £25000
Salary To: £30000
Job Industries: IT
Job Locations: London
Job Types: Contract
Job Skills: Experience Design Lead

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