Head User Experience & Research

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Greater London Permanent £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum


The Affiliate for this role is an emerging currency transfer platform group. With Offices currently in London and throughout Europe with expansion plans to take their presence to a wider reaching and global market.

Their aim is to assist their customer base in their efforts to transfer funds to friends and family members in a cost effective, efficient and seamless process with each customer journey. With significant funding in place to implement growth, they are now looking for the right individual to head up their operations in user experience to both build a team and be hands on in their approach to rapidly uplifting the Design system to successfully take their application to the next stage of its development based on their ethical value proposition.

The successful applicant will expect to:

  • Take ownership of all phases of user research and testing
  • Explore and convey contextual background and analysis for the product range
  • Impact customer perception of the benefits of use
  • Use Personas to identify challenges to overcome in the product design process
  • Identify actionable insights from the user base that align with the business’s goals and values
  • Oversee and weigh in with the wireframing, shaping of user flow and design output centred around alleviating customer pain points.
  • Rapidly develop interactive prototypes for testing
  • Instil a watertight vision for enhanced user experience
  • Collaborate with visual designers, developers, CPO, product owners to deliver on design ideas.
  • Ensure that user needs transcend throughout all functions
  • Facilitate interviews, workshops and testing in their efforts to deliver finished designs.

The qualities required will be:

  • A real attention to detail and a solid track record of delivering insights into the problems users face with product interaction.
  • An ability to depend on data driven, quantitative approach in research and testing to influence design thinking and process.
  • Ability to translate discovery into low and hi fidelity wireframes and then to develop prototypes effortlessly
  • An advances capability to work in an Agile fashion, using relatable techniques throughout the end-to-end product cycle
  • An inquisitive nature surrounding meeting customer expectation and the relationship this has with their interaction with Technology.
  • 5 years experience in the field with a knack for working with Mobile and web applications
  • A background in Banking/fintech is desirable but not essential

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated, passionate individuals who thrive on solving complex challenges and are extreme in their efforts to scale applications that are impactful, transformative and disruptive to the tried and tested methodologies to the way users control their finances.

If this sounds like the right challenge for you, please click to apply. For more information or to apply directly, please email me at cking@welovesalt.com

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Job Reference: JO-1904-147779

Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum

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Job Start Date: 13/05/2019

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