UX Designer

Southampton, United Kingdom
£30,942 to £38,017 per annum
13 Jul 2021
End of advertisement period
09 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Wessex Institute

Location:  Southampton Science Park, Chilworth
Salary:   £30,942 to £38,017 per annum
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Monday 09 August 2021
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1423521VB

We are looking for a UX designer with strong creative and accessibility experience to join our Web Transformation team at the University of Southampton. The role requires a person who can carry out user research, usability testing, develop processes and prototypes for several public facing digital products for the NIHR. 

The successful applicant must have;

  • At least two years previous experience in a UX designer, user researcher or creative role and have a good understanding of usability best practices with practical experience delivering user research and stakeholder engagement. 
  • They must be familiar with working together in a multi organisational team and be able to articulate user needs and communicate them in a clear manner to stakeholders.
  • The successful candidate will demonstrate a high level of professionalism, flexibility, self-motivation, and a determination to succeed as a member of a strong team. 
  • They will show strong communication skills and ability to build good relationships with stakeholders inside and outside of the University.

This role is offered on a full-time, permanent basis. The successful applicant will have skill level, equivalent to achievement of a professional qualification or postgraduate degree.

Application Procedure 

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Hannah Nash (HR Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4043 or email  Please quote reference 1423521VB on all correspondence.