UX Engineer

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 62000 - £ 76000 / Year
  • Category
    IT - Software Development
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    IT and Telecoms
  • External Reference
    JN-042021-179413

Role: UX Engineer
Location: London
Duration: 6 months
Applicable Bonus: company bonus plan


As a UX Engineer focusing on product and interaction design through prototyping, you'll help the CS First Learning & Instruction team think about the next version of our client's curriculum. You'll design and ultimately create working prototypes of the CS First platform. You'll work with the CS First team and cross-functional UX Research and Engineering teams to put those prototypes in front of educators and students and iterate quickly to help the CS First team figure out how to best improve the instructional experience our client offers.


You'll be part of a small team that is excited about the opportunity to bring a unique point of view to computer science education, and one that is focused on equitable scale.


In this role, you will:



  • Apply your design skills to mockup and build working prototypes

  • Bring both a UX and Engineering perspective to our work

  • Work with UX Research, Engineering, and Program teammates to ensure we create a great UX for educators and students within our product

  • Iterate on multiple variations of designs to present and test options


Minimum Qualifications



  • BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience.

  • Technical ability and design skills to build high-fidelity prototypes using JavaScript, HTML, CSS & React

  • Demonstrated experience in operating within a collaborative and iterative environment

  • Strong communication and relationship management skills to engage with Engineering, Curriculum, Program, UX, and Product teammates


Preferred Qualifications



  • Experience working with K-12 educators/students, or equivalent experience

  • A strong understanding of students aged 9-14, K-12 education, and/or the Scratch coding editor


Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Lauren Roberts