The Economist Group is the leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs. We deliver our information through a range of formats, from newspapers and magazines to conferences and electronic services. What ties us together is the objectivity of our opinion, the originality of our insight, and our advocacy of economic and political freedom around the world.
Our digital solutions team provides services to The Economist Group businesses and is also responsible for the flagship products including Economist.com and The Economist digital apps.
Digital Solutions is a business unit within The Economist Group that is responsible for the Web Products (Economist.com, 1843, etc.) and The Economist mobile apps. The Digital Solutions department is responsible for the technology and consists of Developers, User Experience Architects, and Solution Managers who all work closely with each other and with other business units.
We are seeking a User Experience Architect to join The Economist group in London. You would be committed to our common mission – to create and run the world’s best known digital weekly newsmagazine, and to have fun along the way. You are capable of mentoring others on adherence to the standards. You contribute to an ambitious strategy with experience planning and customer insights, and execute on the strategy with user research and testing, information architecture and interaction design, in close collaboration with the technical and business development teams.
The User Experience Architect is responsible for creating world-class reading experiences for The Economist with a sophisticated, demanding and international audience.
In this role you would be expected to:
To succeed in this role you must have:
The Economist Group values diversity. We are committed to equal opportunities and creating an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants regardless of ethnic origin, gender, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation or age.