“YouView is a joint venture by some of the UK’s biggest names in TV and broadband. Together, we’re going to change TV in the UK for the better – forever.

In conjunction with partners including BBC, ITV, BT, Channel 4, Talk Talk, Arqiva, Five, Cisco Technicolor and Humax.

Working on the User Experience Design for a set top box menu system including such elements as a program guide, search functionality, set-up, settings, program recordings and many more features.

I was brought in early on this project (when it was known as the BBC Canvas) as a Senior User Experience Visual Designer but also given the freedom to utilise my information architecture skills and concept creativity. From brainstorming to sketching, wire framing through to finished design. I researched using the BBC blue room, eye tracking, online surveys, expert evaluation and focus groups. This project allowed me to use the full breadth and depth of my skills, knowledge and experience. I was personally responsible for UX/Visual design of the search facility and the forwards and backwards EPG calendar as show cased in the TV advertising