Senior Interactions Designer

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Job Type Permanent
Location Staffordshire
Salary Negotiable
Contact Elizabeth Tagg

Role Title: Senior Interaction Designer

Location: Rocester

Overview:

A position has become available within the Industrial Design Department for a Senior Interaction Designer. Design and innovation is at the heart of our client's ethos.

Reporting to the Head of Design, you will function on a daily basis as a part of the in-house Industrial Design team primarily working on in-cab experiences & overseeing the designs through to production in conjunction with electronic engineering team.

Senior Interaction Designers lead product research, strategy, information architecture development, and interaction design to create products at every touchpoint (embedded, web and app). It will be your objective to create a unique, delightful and cohesive experience by developing and incorporating our clients DNA across all products, systems, services and interpersonal transactions, to communicate the voice of our end users to Business Units and the context in which the two come together.

As they are a small team they are looking for a multi-disciplined individual that is able to translate the business requirements, user needs, and technical capabilities into designs that are visually exciting, easy to use, and emotionally engaging.

Your Responsibilities as a Senior Interaction Designer:

- Create simple, beautiful & intuitive user interfaces that will provide class leading in-cab experiences

- Responsible for user experience design as well as user interface development, the individual will lead projects from research to initial wireframes, and then right through to visual design and final prototype delivery

- Manage the UI/UX process and track projects through our new product development process to ensure design intent is delivered to customers

- Collaborate with the various disciplines within the company (design researchers, product designers, product managers, electronic development engineers)

- Work with the Head of Design to build the UX/UI understanding and quality across the business to ensure consistency and class leading solutions

- Work on a huge variety of projects across a rich spectrum of market sectors and geographies

- Lead the creation of design guidelines and digital brand manuals

- Work closely with electronic engineers to ensure the feasibility of your concepts and the fidelity of the final output

- Embrace challenges and inspire new ways of thinking

- Work in an international environment

About you:

- A minimum Ba /Bsc (Hons) Graphic Design / UX Design / Interaction / Product degree (or similar) with extensive proven industry experience of UX, UI, or IxD

- A portfolio of projects that demonstrates a range of embedded systems or similar product experiences

- Passionate about our brand and machines, with an appetite to drive innovation and deliver class leading experiences / products

- Highly skilled in a variety of design software and prototyping tools, knowledge of Crank would be useful

- Ability to deliver under pressure whilst maintaining quality of output is essential

- Ability to interpret and develop our brand language across all digital touchpoint's

- Strong knowledge of user interface design processes and methodology, particularly as applied to embedded applications and consumer electronics

- Strong project and people management skills. Must be able to present at very senior level

- Proven experience achieved through exposure to Automotive and Product Design working environments

- You must have hands on experience of managing multiple programs of work simultaneously

- You must be prepared to travel overseas to tradeshows, user research or work with our design centers in India and America

What's in it for you?

To say thank you for your hard work, we will work with you to support your career progression and development. We will also provide a competitive salary, company pension scheme, medical insurance and dental care schemes, access to the company's healthy living centre and 33 days annual leave.

Our client is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.

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For more information or to apply please contact:

Luke Charlson on Tel: 01524 865549 Email: luke.charlson@velosi-intec.com

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