Senior UX Designer - Leeds

Day rates negotiable (outside IR35) - Design & UX
Ref: 672 Date Posted: Tuesday 01 Jun 2021
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Suitable for: Digital Designer / Lead UX Designer with 3-5 years UX design experience

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire (may include travel, if/when project requires it)

Duration: Initially for 3months+

Salary: Day rates negotiable (outside IR35)

Our client is a successful digital transformation agency based in Leeds City Centre, who are looking for a Senior UX Designer / Lead UX Designer with 3-5 years’ + experience to assist on a high profile project.

This is a great contract opportunity if you are a keen learner with a passion for wanting to solve complicated problems to deliver the best experience for the end customer!


  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience as a UX Designer, Digital Designer or similar
  • Someone who has been hands-on creating relevant assets for the main UX activities, including formative research, design and evaluative research
  • Someone who is interested in not only creating concepts/wireframes but also appreciates the key role of formative research to truly help understand the needs of the customer that provide a clear design direction
  • Someone who has a passion for wanting to solve problems through Design
  • Confident to be able to translate requirements into UX outcomes
  • Creating wireframes with industry standard tools (ideally Axure)
  • Has had exposure to agile methodologies, but not essential
  • Open to travel to work onsite with relevant clients
  • Must be confident to be a sole UX representative in client meetings and on projects
  • Ability to present ideas & concepts clearly and succinctly, to stakeholders and project teams and drive best practice within the UX function

The Role:

As Senior UX Designer/ Lead UX Designer, the role will include, but not be limited to the following:

  • Working with clients to create digital transformational solutions, within an Agile delivery methodology
  • Conducting research activities to help understand user behaviours & needs, and validate any client assumptions (represented through personas, user flows and user journeys)
  • Creating responsive wireframes & prototypes to represent the validated needs of the users
  • Conducting validation activities to help understand if the proposed solution meets the needs of the users
  • Leading other UX designers within the same project, where applicable
  • Helping to support other members of the Experience Design team

Full Job description is available on request

To apply:  Please follow the online application process and upload your CV, in Word format

Please note: You must be eligible to work in the UK for your application to be considered (sorry, our client is unable to offer sponsorship).  Due to large numbers of applications, unfortunately we cannot provide detailed feedback to everyone, however, if you wish to find out how your application is progressing please call or e-mail the office and someone will help you / get back to you.

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