Position: Salary: Ref: Job Type: Published On: Start Date: Contact Name: Client:
Lead UX Designer Leicester, East Midlands GBP60000 - GBP80000 per annum AMCMJA/9LUXD_1558093268 Permanent 17/05/2019 ASAP Adam Mohammad Anson McCade

Lead UX Designer

Leicester

We're seeking an exceptional Lead UX Designer to join a huge firm that have a dedicated design team on site at one the UK's most recognised name in Utlities. We're seeking a Lead UX Designer that not only possesses the creative flair, but understands the business processes (Business Development, RFP's & pitching etc.).

As the Lead UX designer, you'll be leading a team responsible for driving transformational change. This team is creating and implementing new products from scratch for their clients. It's an excellent environment to work on Greenfield projects, with substantial backing.

In this role, you will be a key member of a highly agile team of CX strategists, design managers, and experience designers working to build great experiences for customers, and solve real world problems.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Drive the ongoing definition of foundational design patterns.
  • Participate in all phases of the design process.
  • Demonstrate skills in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, InVision and Axure.
  • Manage timelines and input from design and business stakeholders whilst contributing to the product development process.
  • Be open to new challenges and have a want to develop as a designer and learn new skills.

The ideal Lead UX Designer:

  • Has Design Thinking experience and have worked on projects which were driven by Design Thinking methodologies.
  • Will have an accomplished work history from previous enterprise, consumer and/or mobile product design experience - you should be able to demonstrate a Design Portfolio.
  • Business Development, RFP & Pitching experience.
  • Managerial experience, leading creative professionals.
  • Holds a Bachelors or Masters in Visual Design, Digital Media, Computer Science, Design or a related field.
  • Will be an advocate for User-Centred Design.
  • Will be open to UK wide travel (Mainly within the SE), this will be required in this role.

For more information please don't hesitate to contact Matthew Jackson on 020 7780 6706.

Location: Leicester

Agency: Anson McCade

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £60,000 - £80,000

Reference: AMCMJA/9LUXD

Telephone: 020 7780 6706