Passionate about usability and design? Then you may be our new UX Designer! - Admincontrol

We are looking for an experienced UX Designer to strengthen the design team and to help increase the focus on design and user-centric processes. We also want to improve both of our services on all platforms.

The design team plays an important role in the future success of Admincontrol. The team is responsible for the design of all services on Web, iOS, Android and Windows and are working in an iterative process within an agile framework. The designers are using Sketch for interface design, Abstract for sharing and version control, and some minor graphic and animation work in the Adobe package.

A flexible and understandable design system is currently being implemented, with the aim of improving usability, communication and consistency across the services and the rest of the company. We aim to strengthen the design capabilities that can improve the solutions’ core functionality, identify new functionality that adds value, and help the company reach its ambitious goals.

You will be working as an integrated member of a cross-functional team of product people and developers (web & apps), and you will be involved in all aspects of the product development process, from early brainstorming to idea experimentation, user research and sprint related work. You will carry the flag for our users and ensure our offerings are intuitive and user-friendly.

Responsibilities and tasks

  • Perform assessments for identifying UX problems, improvements and possibilities.
  • Responsible for the UX (user experience) in the product/service you work on. The responsibility covers adherence to interface standards, ensuring good usability (ease of use) and good interface dynamics.
  • Visualize and suggest ideas and solutions in all stages of the development phase.
  • Test and validate ideas and solutions with stakeholders, users and customers continuously, to ensure that we are meeting our users' needs.
  • Collaborate with the team of Software Developers, Product Owners, UX Designers, Test Engineers and Architects, to create the best solutions for our users.
  • Use agile methodologies, participate in daily scrum meetings, as well as planning, review and retrospectives.
  • Conduct user research together with the team using different methodologies to understand customer and end-user needs, behaviors and motivations and facilitate finding appropriate solutions.
  • Analyze, plan and prioritize UX activities in the development phase together with the team consisting of Product Owner, developers, quality assurance and architects.
  • Participate in development, improvement and implementation of Admincontrol UX standards and guidelines.
  • Guide and support the team using UX methods during the development process.

Goals

  • Spread a design mentality.
  • Make design more scalable.
  • Make the design process more user centric.
  • Skills and experience
  • Higher education (minimum 3 years) in interaction design, behavioral sciences, industrial design or similar.
  • Experience may compensate for a lack of formal education in the area.
  • Knowledge and experience in user-centered design and methodology as well as interface design.
  • Good communication and facilitation skills.
  • Ability to transform customers processes and needs into consistent solutions and improvements.
  • Ability to change and adapt to new demands and expectations in the role.
  • Detailed understanding of team dynamics throughout software development lifecycle processes including agile & lean development.
  • Ability to work in a flexible environment that values innovation.

About you

  • Must be well organized, accurate and detail oriented.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication with technical and non-technical staff.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects/tasks simultaneously.
  • Good judgment and decision-making skills.
  • Maintain a positive and results-oriented attitude.
  • Embodies curiosity and are eager to learn and convert knowledge into reality.

We can offer

  • Opportunity to take part of the development of highly successful and market leading software, utilizing new technologies and best practices.
  • Great working culture with dynamic, skilled and engaged teams collaborating to achieve ambitious goals.
  • Innovative organization with high growth and ambitions.
  • Competitive terms, including bonus scheme.
  • Good insurance and pension terms.
  • An excellent working environment with friendly, talented and approachable colleagues.
  • Attractive premises located very centrally in Drammen.
  • Social events and joint training activities.
  • Extremely strong professional network through the link to Visma.

We are proud to be able to demonstrate a particularly high level of employee satisfaction among our nearly 100-person strong team, a level we have been able to maintain over several years.

Admincontrol is owned by Visma and is among the most successful companies in the Visma group. Read more on www.admincontrol.com.

If you have any questions about the position, please contact: HEADVISOR Andreas Aaberg, andreas.aaberg@headvisor.no +47 957 52 815

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