Accenture Senior Service & Interaction Designer in GBR, United Kingdom
Title: Senior Service & Interaction Designer Location: United Kingdom-United Kingdom Job Number: 00459923
Senior Service & Interaction Designer Fjord – Design & Innovation from Accenture Interactive Location: London Salary up to £65,500 depending on skills and experience plus excellent benefits package
Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. The digital revolution is changing everything. It’s everywhere – transforming how we work and play. Are you reacting to the disruption each day or are you leading the way as a digital disrupter? Accenture Digital is driving these exciting changes and bringing them to life across 40 industries in more than 120 countries. At the forefront of digital, you’ll create it, own it and make it a reality for clients looking to better serve their connected customers and operate always-on enterprises. Join us and become an integral part of our experienced digital team with the credibility, expertise and insight clients depend on.
Fjord is a design and innovation consultancy. We create useful, effective, and desirable digital services that people love. We help the world’s leading businesses make complex systems simple and elegant with the power of design. Founded in 2001, Fjord employs a diverse group of over 900 design experts in twenty five global creative hubs.
Our work environment appeals to self-motivated, flexible team players that have great interpersonal skills and lots of curiosity. We believe in peer relationships rather than hierarchies; in teams rather than lone thinkers. Fjord is all about an open collaborative approach and we think it is the key enabler for us to deliver innovative, ground-breaking work
At Fjord, service and interaction design are at the heart of our design process. Our service and interaction designers are a diverse team of strategic, empathetic thinkers and deep interaction specialists who envision and craft experiences from service design to digital product creation. The Senior Service and Interaction Designer leads interaction and service design activities on projects, including client workshops, creative brainstorms, and interaction and service design definition. This is your opportunity to be part of a team that is creating positive impact for our clients and the world by creating products and services that people love.
What responsibilities will you have?
Create products that demonstrate outstanding service and interaction design for our clients and their customers. Drive the development of the discipline and practice in our studios. Lead the definition of interactions and services based on relevant business, technical, and design considerations. Create instant tangibility for the Fjord team and the client through visual storytelling and service and interaction design techniques. Explain, discuss and argue for design decisions effectively. Give effective feedback and direction to more junior members of the team. Manage all interaction and service design activities at the project level. Accurately assess own performance and that of more junior team members. Self-identify career goals and needs. Uncover user needs through research, develop deep insights, generate concepts, and craft how people will interact with the products and services we design Drive service and experience strategy, interface structure, and interfaces at the project level.
Qualifications: What skills & experience are we looking for?
In-depth knowledge and experience of user interface and service design across varied users, business problems, and devices High dexterity in speed and quality with the tools of your trade Extensive knowledge and experience with driving and applying user-centered design processes. Accustomed to working collaboratively with customers and cross-functional team members including engineering, product management, and user research Knowledge of and curiosity about technology and its impact on design solutions Ability to create experience maps, user journeys and service blueprints, interaction models, flows and wireframes, and rapid prototyping methods, ranging from paper sketching to digital prototypes A history of being part of teams who focus on user centered design practices to develop new products and services Understanding of areas of specialization within the greater design landscape, including but not limited to research, visual design, and prototyping. Broaden own skillset into adjacent specializations and refines mastery of primary skillset
What’s in it for you?
All of our Digital professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career. On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
What are the next steps?
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Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at http://www.accenture.com/ .
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity
Closing Date for Applications: 4 th September 2017 Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found. Job: Design