Senior Interaction Designer

Are you an Interaction Designer looking for your next contract opportunity? Keen to work for the largest public services department in the UK?

My client, the DWP (Department for Work and Pensions) are looking for a Senior Interaction Designer to join their team in Leeds or Newcastle.

Hybrid working is available (2 days on site per week) and the contract will be an initial 5-months, and does have scope to be extended.

Rate – £575 per day Umbrella, inside of IR35.
CV deadline – 07/11 @ 2pm.
Clearance – BPSS only.

Key responsibilities and aspects of the role:


Use data from research and analytics to understand user’s needs and test designs to meet them.
Design collaboratively and in the open, engaging your team in the design process.
Create prototypes to test ideas and learn from.
Design with consideration for accessibility and inclusion.
Share knowledge across teams, making sure that your designs are reusable and consistent with the GOV.UK Design System.
Contribute to the Interaction Design community in both DWP and across government.


Essential skills / experience:


Recent Gov experience.
Prototyping using a range of tools and processes.
Communicating and influencing, both at a team level and with stakeholders.
Using research and other data to inform your work.


For more information please reach out to Megan on 02392 322352.

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  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, England
  • Salary: Up to £575 per day
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: STR Group Limited
  • Posted: 03-Nov-2022
  • Posted on: careers4a.com