Usability Assistant

A Usability Assistant is needed to help build / test a networking platform which will help students share interests and learn skills from one another.

The role will assist with the testing of the application and develop the user interface.  Specific roles include:

  • To test the existing service which is available on the SOL platform
  • To identify any issues with the design of the platform
  • To review the existing functionalities and usability capabilities of the platform
  • To make recommendations and improve the interface and usability of the platform on SOL
  • To implement all agreed changes to the platform
  • To test the platform on an ongoing basis

We are looking for 2 students for this role.  Each role will be up to 50 hours over a period of time to be agreed with the project co-ordinators.


Location: Southampton, Hampshire

Salary: £7.83 per hour

Posted: 09/04/2018

Closes: 22/04/2018

Contract Type: Temporary, Jobs on campus

Hours: Part Time

About Campus Jobs

Campus Jobs is the University’s student recruitment service for opportunities on campus. There are a great variety of jobs, from administration to manual work, in the library, helping at events, in finance, marketing and media resources.

Please note, if you are a holder of a Tier 4 visa you will have certain conditions and working restrictions attached to your visa. Generally, students studying towards a degree level qualification (NQF6) or above are restricted to a maximum of 20 hours work per week during term time, which is reduced to 10 hours per week for students studying below degree level. Please check your visa for more details. It is a criminal offence to breach the conditions of your visa, and anyone found doing so by UK Visas and Immigration is likely to have their permission to stay in the UK cancelled.

If you are already working elsewhere at the time of starting a Campus Job, please notify your line manager and email immediately.

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