Job description Posted 06 January 2022

UX Designer

Contract until July 2022

Remote / Brentford

£500 per day via umbrella

Who Are We - GSK?


We are a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose: to help people do more, feel better, live longer. GlaxoSmithKline plc was formed in 2000 as a result of a merger between Glaxo Wellcome plc and SmithKline Beecham plc , although our history can be traced back more than 300 years to London’s Plough Court Pharmacy in the 1700s.


Our goal is to be one of the world’s most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. Our strategy is to bring differentiated, high-quality and needed healthcare products to as many people as possible, with our three global businesses, scientific and technical know-how and talented people. Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture:


  • Our values are Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity
  • Our expectations are Courage, Accountability, Development, Teamwork


• Build wireframes and storyboards to conceptualize design using visual elements, product elements, and overall design concepts

• Evaluate and set best practices and standards

• Measure human-computer interaction (HCI) element of a design by perform and implementing user research through surveys, focus groups and feedback

• Create and implement interaction models and user interface specifications

• Collaborate on scenarios, end-to-end experiences, and screen designs

• Conduct user testing of applications, software, and websites to ultimate improve the overall end user experiences.

• Work with engineering, frontend, and backend developers in Scrum teams

• Obtaining a solid understanding of the business domain and processes within a product area, capturing user goals, needs and expectations and translating these into personas, journeys, technical requirements and user stories that drive towards improvements.

• Driving experience design activities to improve user requirements, interfaces and task flows through wireframing, prototyping and ideation workshops.

• Working closely with the Product Owner and other members of the product team, with a clear focus on delivering value quickly while helping to steer the product area towards business- and user-centred improvements.

• Engaging with the Engineering Team to support the maturity of Requirements defining, UX and Design, specifically working with other UX practitioners and sharing experiences.

• Keeping up with internal and external trends in your product area, including user centric design, marketing automation, mobile, wearables and social media.

• Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards