UX Designer

UX/UI Department · Belfast, County Antrim
Department UX/UI Department
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

UX Designer

 

Qarik Overview 

 

Qarik Group, LLC is a technology consulting firm focused on combining senior-level thought leadership and expertise to help customers see further and go faster, solving big business problems.


We have a saying at Qarik that sums up our culture: ‘Greatness grows greatness.’ It reflects how we support each other by sharing expertise, experience and opportunity. One person’s insight smooths the way for another to succeed. And it’s not just about supporting each other. It’s as much about how we help our client’s businesses thrive. By using what we collectively know and mashing ideas together, breathtaking things happen. Not least of which is how your career’s journey can go further and faster than you ever imagined possible. So, if you have greatness to give, we've got the perfect place to help it grow.

 

About Our Work

 

We work “with” our clients, not "for" them. We embrace agile instead of deliverables and milestones - establish a vision, create theme based roadmap and then execute. We work in the trenches with client's engineers to learn from each other's experiences and capabilities.  We frequently have a stake in their success, ensuring that everyone is aiming towards the same goals.


We check badges and egos at the door and bring incredible people together to achieve great outcomes. This allows people to bring their whole person to contribute to, and be part of the team. You should never feel like you have to be somebody else.


Key Responsibilities

  • Take a user centred design approach to rapidly test and iterate designs.
  • Facilitate the client's vision by researching, defining, sketching, prototyping and user-testing experiences for digital products
  • Understand product specifications and user psychology
  • Make strategic design and user-experience decisions related to core and new functions/features
  • Conduct concept and usability testing to gather feedback
  • Create user stories, personas, and storyboards
  • Communicate design ideas and prototypes to stakeholders and engineers
  • Determine information architecture and create sitemaps
  • Interpret data and qualitative feedback
  • Combine UX thinking with design execution, to produce usable and intuitive user interfaces
  • Business know-how: Understanding of business metrics and the ability to translate company goals and objectives into digital experiences


 Requirements

  • Have a problem-solving aptitude
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Adaptability
  • In Depth knowledge of industry tools such as Figma, Zeplin and Mural
  • A user-centric mindset
  • Creative and analytical approach
  • A solid foundation in layout and design
  • Understanding of interaction design principles

 

Nice to haves

  • Third-level education
  • Relevant industry experience
  • Experience of working in an agency/consultancy environment
  • Previous work in the financial sector

 

Other Relevant Details

  • Desired Locations: Belfast but open to any location as long as you have a great internet connection and are willing to overlap US east coast morning.


Qarik offers a competitive and comprehensive employee compensation and benefits package.


Qarik is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. For further information please contact our careers@qarik.com 

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  • Location
    Belfast, County Antrim
  • Department
    UX/UI Department
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level