12 months Fixed Term
Full-Time – 35 hours per week
It’s an exciting time to join us on our journey to help shape the next generation of engineering and manufacturing capabilities as we enter an ambitious growth phase with new opportunities and projects. We work as one team, and our people and customers are at the heart of everything we do. If you are looking for your next challenge and want to be part of a successful team making a difference by giving engineers the opportunity to change their world and ours, we would love to hear from you.
About the role
We have an exciting opportunity for a creative Lead UX/UI Designer to join our growing Enterprise Team within the Enginuity Group. The Lead UX/UI Designer is a key role within the Enginuity team, responsible for leading and designing software and web platforms with support from our preferred agency to create seamless customer experiences. This is an opportunity to really make a difference to the strategy for the next wave of product features and system capabilities and establishing Enginuity as an expert on engineering and people skills.
What you’ll be doing
As the Lead UX/UI Designer you will be responsible for developing journey maps, wireframes and prototypes to communicate interaction and designing ideas for both strategic programmes and streams of work. You will focus on collaborative problem solving and creating great customer experiences as well as planning and facilitating design sprint workshops, building and delivering presentations and communicating with multi-discipline teams and key stakeholders.
What we’re looking for
You will have demonstrable UX/UI experience, along with generalist knowledge across design and product with a strong portfolio of previous creative delivery. Experience working with Adobe Creative Cloud applications, supporting user centred design processes and creating the material required to support user testing and concept communication. An understanding of low definition wireframing as a key step in the process of iterative design and knowledge of process flows, customer journey mapping and service design blueprints. You will have demonstrable experience in UX and UI design on cross-platform applications for mobile, tablet and desktop, knowledge of responsive and adaptive design and a background in human-computer interaction, or a related field.
You will have strong analytical, critical, and creative skills with excellent communication skills both written and verbal. You will have proven experience of developing strong, credible business relationships with internal and external stakeholders as well as excellent planning and organising skills with a can-do- attitude and a solution focused approach.
Other skills which would be desirable however not needed to apply for the role
If you have experience of working in a similar role in an Awarding Organisation/Education environment and or have an engineering or manufacturing background this would be an advantage.
Working for EAL/Enginuity Group
We offer a supportive work environment and a comprehensive benefits package. We pride ourselves on being an inclusive place to work for all our colleagues and we want everyone to feel valued and that they can be themselves at work.
• Competitive salaries
• A defined contribution pension of 4.5% employer contribution
• 22 days paid holiday (increasing with service to 27 days) plus paid bank holidays
• 3 paid days for company shutdown over Christmas and New Year
• Life assurance of 2x your salary
• Paid membership of a professional body
• Wellbeing programmes, access to a free wellbeing website and wellbeing app
• Paid time off to volunteer in your local community or wider charitable causes
• A comprehensive discounts and benefits scheme, with discounts at many retailers
• Maternity, paternity, shared parental, adoption and dependant leave
• Access to training and development opportunities
Enginuity is changing the world – well sort of. Home to EAL, the Awarding Organisation for Engineering and Manufacturing qualifications, we are proud of our long and successful history of leading and shaping skills in the engineering and advanced manufacturing sector. As a trusted partner to individual engineers, educators and engineering employers, using unmatched industry expertise and data, we create practical solutions to workforce skills challenges so that engineers can change their world and ours.
We’re unable support UK relocation or to sponsor a visa for this role.
Depending on the volume of applications, the closing date for this position may be extended or brought forward.