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UX Designer

  • Department: Creative
  • Location: Hammersmith
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 30464

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Our mission remains unchanged: to service the needs and aspirations of our customers and help create new stories, to take pleasure in making marked moments of delight. Whoever our customers are and wherever they come from, they can expect to be treated with grace, courtesy and care.

About You

  • You will have a mandate to drive user focused thinking throughout our design process, using, refining and extending our existing design system.

  • You will be a strong influencer at all levels across our business as you will be working closely with stakeholders across the business, you will turn business goals and campaigns into user centric designs.

  • You must have experience in standard UX software and tools. Sketch, Adobe XD, Invision Studio or similar is a must. Basic HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript skills are a plus.

  • You will be user focused and have a deep understanding and appreciation for the process of identifying users’ needs, as well as UCD methods.

What to Expect

  • Define and create user journeys, content hierarchy, sketches, annotated wireframes, prototypes and mock-ups

  • Our UX Designers are hands on, and work with a view to achieving a single, seamless modern design on all devices

  • You will work in an iterative way, repeatedly improving on low resolution wireframes to explore the design space with stakeholders and the project team.

  • Delivering polished and fully annotated final wireframes and prototypes when the design direction has been fully established and all constraints have been understood.

  • You will work collaboratively with the UX projects team and key stakeholders to gather insights with which to inform your design solutions and create user journeys, content hierarchy, sketches, wireframes, prototypes and mock-ups. 

  • Test your design assumptions with real users.

What is important?

Organisation is so important to our team; we are expected to be consistent and accurate. The wider business is reliant on us for their needs. Our team is approachable and efficient – we need someone who shares our values and understands the importance of our place in the business. Sometimes we are very busy; our team shares the load, supports each other and wins as a team. We set deadlines, we hit those deadlines.

Our Promise to You

At Harrods we believe nothing is impossible. We drive ourselves and inspire others to always push for more. This passion to exceed is what sets us apart. We are proud to be a place where standing out means being yourself.

 

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