Product Design Lead

6 days left

Recruiter
EC1 Partners
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
£100k - £115k
Posted
14 Jan 2023
Closes
13 Feb 2023
Ref
18460381
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Responsibilities
In these roles, you will:
  • Manage a new team of product designers, helping to build the future of client experience.
  • Design, document and develop Design ways of working in an Agile Product construct
  • Work closely with product managers, stakeholders and delivery teams to solve problems and reduce friction for our users.
  • Advocate at a senior level for simple, modern design and adherence to design conventions and best practices (e.g., responsive, accessibility)
  • Drive the uptake of the latest design tools and thinking - including the implementation & build of a new design system
  • Take a hands-on approach - mentoring new designers, improving designs and getting stuck in when needed with a founder's mentality.
  • Advanced knowledge of user-centred design principles, visual design, user behaviour, interactions.


What it takes:
  • Strong leadership and coaching skills and have demonstrated leading a group of designers
  • Previous experience in building a design team from scratch and knowing what it takes to create a high performing team
  • Strong UX/UI design, ideally with experience in asset management, FinTech or finance.
  • Strong collaborator, facilitator, and communicator.
  • Deep understanding of platform and device requirements such as form factors, screen resolutions, pixel density and aspect ratios.
  • Advanced knowledge of the latest UI/UX design practices and concepts for mobile platforms.
  • Strong knowledge of design / UX applications and collaboration tools such as Invision, Visio, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch.
  • An outstanding portfolio of work samples demonstrating your experience.
  • Someone who can think outside the box and have fun!

If you believe your experience meets the criteria of a Product Design Lead, please apply with a copy of your CV.