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UX Consultant (EY Digital), Technology Consulting

We act as architects of digital change, helping our clients create innovative and effective solutions. Our teams are always client-focused and multi-disciplinary with a focus on digital problem solving. This is an exceptionally diverse role where you have the chance to make a real contribution to our business.

The opportunity
The UX researcher will design, lead and execute the strategic research and usability studies. Create actional insights from results, data and industry landscape for UX design. Build competency within the team and responsible for setting UX policy and standards and ensuring that those policies and standards are adhered to by the team.

Your key responsibilities
  • Demonstrate strong appreciation and knowledge of UX and fundamental design principles.
  • Independently set up research framework and cadence to ensure strong user understanding.
  • Good communication with project and delivery teams to ensure alignment.
  • Work alongside project consultants, creative designers and developers to ensure proposed designs and UX results in the best user experience and is technically feasible.
  • Design user flows and prototype experiences in an iterative manner with stakeholders.
  • Translate complex/broad user needs, style guides, and business requirements into simple yet elegant features ideas and world-class experiences.
  • Conducting UX reviews during the course of project process.
  • Facilitate and lead usability testing process.
  • Design and lead focus group / research to solve existing problems, validate hypothesis and designs, or explore and develop new business opportunities.
  • Build empathy and be a user advocate in our web development process.
  • Able to roll up sleeves and support in designing / project management when necessary
  • Assisting with pitches where required.
  • Coaching, supporting, energising, and ensuring best practices are instilled into the team.
  • Interpreting client briefs and establishing the appropriate approach.
  • Participate in key meetings to ensure a smooth delivery.
  • Preparing and running workshops.

Skills and attributes for success
  • Passionate about UX and design
  • Highly motivated with excellent problem-solving skills
  • Strong visual sense and a keen eye for design
  • Strong storytelling and communication skills
  • Able to balance the use of qualitative and quantitative data to guide project managers and designers
  • Strong analytics skill set
  • Excellent interpersonal and people skills - influencing internal team, engaging external focus groups and customers
  • Relentless desire for innovation, balanced with business needs and customer expectations
  • An entrepreneurial spirit with a self-starter attitude and ability to get your hands dirty
  • An insatiable desire for knowledge and a natural curiosity about the 'hows' and 'whys'
  • Ability to lead and inspire other members of the UX team and able work with precision under tight deadlines.

To qualify for the role you must have
  • Bachelor's Degree in in human-computer interaction, human factors engineering, industrial engineering, cognitive science, experimental psychology, anthropology, information sciences, related field or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience with usability testing tools such as Tobii etc.
  • Experience with analysis and presentation tools such as Excel, PowerPoint etc.
  • Experience with design prototyping on tools such as Figma, Sketch, InVision etc.
  • Experience with collaboration tools such as Mural etc.
  • Basic understanding of the domain expertise of partner teams such as web digital technologies, product and business stakeholders.
  • Strong understanding of strengths and shortcomings of qualitative and quantitative research methods, including when and how to apply them during each product phase.
  • Strong working knowledge of statistics, survey design, interviewing, and the principles of experiment design.
  • Empathy for users and a drive to discover and resolve their pain points.
  • Passion for solving user problems and creating delightful design experiences.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with an ability to quickly command trust and respect from executives and partners

Ideally, you'll also have
  • Maintaining UX knowledge by attending conferences, reading blogs and other news sources etc.
  • Disseminating knowledge within the business by writing website articles, conducting lunch and learns.

What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you'll be a confident team player that collaborates with people from various teams while looking to develop your career in a dynamic organization.

What working at EY offers

EY offers a competitive remuneration package where you'll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. Plus, we offer:
  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that's right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, strategy and transactions, and consulting services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

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