Service Designer

Job Title: Service Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £450 - £500 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH21449_1579097709
Contact Name: Jack Thorne
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2020 14:15

Job Description

Service Designer


Contract - 6 month £450 - £500 p/d - INSIDE IR35

We are currently looking for a Service Designer to work for our client based in Sheffield. This is an inital 6 month contract with extensions.

Apply knowledge in human factors, ethnography, and the user-centred design process to product and service design in an iterative development environment.

Use findings of user data to work closely with designers and analysts to iterate the developing service. Manage business relations with usability and market research agencies to support necessary research processes.

Experience in: taking a lead User Researcher role within a team,
setting research direction and mentoring junior research colleagues;

managing team dynamics and holding sufficient authority to effectively
challenge points of design without alienating individuals;

working within an agile project environment, and maintaining effective performance in
difficult and challenging circumstances;

quantitative research methodologies. Proven experience of gathering user requirements for web based services;

managing, executing and analysing usability test and research sessions; working in an agile development environment with User Experience teams, designers and developers to create new digital products and services;

audience modelling and developing design personas. Degree in HCI/Usability/Cognitive Psychology/Market Research or related field.

Experience across web content, tools and transactional services, especially
those with complex user journeys. Experience within a research and digital