Research Software UI/UX Designer

London (GB)
Grade 6, £37,412 to £38,434 per annum, inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance.
02 May 2019
End of advertisement period
21 May 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Research Software UI/UX Designer

Department :    
King's Digital Lab

The RS UI/UX Designer will work with analysts, developers, clients, and stakeholders throughout the research process from concept development to technical delivery. You will develop requirements and evaluate the technical feasibility of different development approaches, and then implement them in partnership with technical teams. You will be able to work with institutional brand specialists and external design teams. You will have strengths with industry design products such as Adobe Creative Suite (or equivalent) software, and solid technical understanding of HTML, CSS, Javascript and/or relevant technical frameworks. You will focus on maximizing both the end user experience and the impact and quality of digital research publications. An understanding database design, data analysis, and visualization will be important, along with an ability to present information in a readable and transparent manner.

The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience working on web/digital projects. Knowledge of digital humanities and/or digital social science and/or research development in a higher education context would be welcome but is not essential.

As this role is a maternity cover, a secondment would be considered for internal candidates.

This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 10 months.

This is a full time post.

The selection process will include a panel interview.

Grade and Salary :    Grade 6, £37,412 to £38,434 per annum, inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance.    
Job ID :    013726
Post Date :    02-May-2019    
Close Date :    21-May-2019
Contact Person :    Ginestra Ferraro    
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