Eilis Van Der Merwe
Eilis joined Kainos 5 years ago as a placement student and is currently a UX Designer. During her time at Kainos she has been involved in designing and delivering multiple government services across DVSA, Land Registry and HMCTS. Eilis strives to deliver good user-centred design by putting the people at the heart of her work and understanding their needs when solving problems.
Eilis's Posts
Transforming an internal digital service with user-centric co-design
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Keep your users close and involved – successfully designing a user-centric service at Her Majesty’s Courts and Tribunals Service (HMCTS). The concept of ‘users first’ should, by now, be an unchallenged principle when designing digital services. This is never more vital than when working on government services, where millions of users – across the full…
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My year in UX Design
Eilis describes her first year as a UX Designer in Kainos
When I started to write this post about my year as a UX Designer within Kainos, my first initial thought was “how do I write this post without it being completely cheesy and cliché?”. The worry to be over the top lasted all of 5 minutes. So prepare for the cheese. When searching for a…
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