Vacancy - Junior UX / Service Designer

1 min read by Katy Edwards, posted 2 weeks ago

Based: Farringdon, London

Hours: Full-Time

Dates: Flexible Start Date ASAP – 6 Month Fixed Term Contract



Mindwave Ventures are rethinking, reshaping and redesigning how technology is used to create impact at scale within healthcare. The team are seeking a Junior UX / Service Designer to work closely with the Design Team and Developers to translate user stories into intuitive, accessible and delightful user experiences. Mindwave are about to begin the alpha phase of a London-wide, digital service, designed to support and empower Londoners to better manage and maintain their mental wellbeing. Design and development will run through a series of sprints during which the UX designer will support the creation of user journeys, wireframes and interactive prototypes, and conduct user testing sessions to test, iterate and validate everything they do.

Your Responsibilities:
As Junior UX/ Service Designer you will collaborate with UX Designers, Service Designers, User Interface Designers and Developers to create compelling interactive web experiences and will: Translate concepts and ideas into user journeys, wireframes and data and architecture maps Prepare prototypes and conduct usability testing Iterate designs quickly based on user feedback and tech constraints.

Skills & Experience:

  • Highly motivated, positive and proactive
  • Incredible attention to detail
  • Good at asking ‘why’ – an advocate for an intuitive, inclusive and meaningful user experience
  • Portfolio of UX demonstrating usability, accessibility and solid user experience principles
  • A self-starter - happy to use your initiative to make good decisions
  • A people-person with the desire and capabilities to find out what makes people tick

Desirable:

  • Experience across multiple user testing tools and platforms
  • Experience using a variety of user research and testing methods - e.g. In-depth interviews, surveys, workshops, remote testing, analysis…
  • Experience working in an Agile environment

Please send CV and portfolio to: katy@mindwaveventures.com