Lead Product Designer
— Global Product, IOS/Android
- Deliver the UX / UI design for a global Android/IOS app.
- Work amongst an exciting team, help shape UX process and lead on one of their key product pillars.
- Start-up culture but with established brand name and success.
This is a unique position for a Lead product designer to join the Bristol studio for an internationally acclaimed brand. Through technology this digital app business connects people from across the world and anchors its values in community and wellbeing. With their global head office based in the heart of Bristol they are looking for someone to help lead one of their agile product teams in UX and UI.
What you’ll be doing
You will be joining as a Product Design Lead in one of their 5 core product streams, working closely with Product Owners and Tech Leads to build and grow a multidisciplinary, world class team.
The product is already hugely successful in other global markets so part of your job will be to understand the UK and other emerging regional markets for the brand. You'll get under the skin of their customers and will be responsible for designing a truly outstanding user experience that meets their needs with new and exciting technology. This role will require someone with great visual design skills and significant UX experience in mobile.
Whilst you build a team of UX specialists and designers around you you’ll be working in a hands on capacity so you’ll need to be on the tools and lead from the front; happy to produce wireframes, clickable prototypes and polished visuals when necessary.
What experience you’ll need to apply
- An experience design lead with a deep understanding of user centred design.
- Prior experience in IOS/Android applications.
- Ability to work strategically as well as in granular fashion when needed.
- Previous experience of building teams and people management.
- Strong leadership skills, ability to inspire a team and lead from the front.
- Fantastic stakeholder management skills.
What you’ll get in return for your experience
You’ll have the opportunity to lead product design for an internationally acclaimed brand, but with the freedom to help define the process and grow a team your way. You’ll have the support from a diverse and highly skilled senior team, with key members of the business joining Bristol to drive its success.
This is a crucial role so remuneration is depending entirely on experience, we’ll consider people from a variety of backgrounds and salary requirements. Don’t hesitate to get in touch if you think you’re right for the role. If you're a relocator the business offers relocation packages so enquire for more detail.
In this role you’ll work in an impressive office space, enjoy flexible working hours, free breakfast every day, yoga / Pilates classes, subsidised gym memberships, team lunch and outings, cycle to work scheme, private medical cover and a host of other benefits.
To be considered please apply with an up to date CV, case studies or supporting docs including visual designs and UX deliverables.Back to jobs