UI/ UX Designer lead
We are looking for a Design Lead who can see the possibility in every opportunity - from large transformational projects to the small incremental quick wins that will provide millions of our customers with immediate improvements. Together with our design team you will help to develop long term vision along with the strategy for the future of design.
In this role, you will be strategic yet hands-on, you have a passion for user experience, craft and design and most of all clear vision of the future for digital experiences. While applying our insights you will guide our future research, develop design processes and inspire your team to together push the boundaries of what’s possible. You will be a mentor for talented members of your team, collaborate with leaders of Product and Engineering teams to create innovative experiences
Provide leadership, direction and mentorship for a team of UX & UI designers; lead innovative and holistic thinking across diverse range of digital product releases, platforms and devices
Empower your team to define, influence, and drive the user experience vision for projects through design and development
Be ultimately responsible for all design output from your team and all UX activity globally. Review and provide feedback for artifacts generated by your team
Lead UX design for some of clients most important projects
Review and audit the non-PHDV global design sites UX, highlighting and investigating differences with a view to optimize conversion in these sites.
Work with the UK UX team to review and sign off application of global designs by market and approve any localization UX needed.
Work with multidisciplinary teams across the business to Identify core customer missions, create user journeys and experiences that let our customers use our products seamlessly.
In addition, work across the company’s multi-platform sites: and support experiences developed based on responsive design principles while contributing in development of our design system.
This role will best suit an individual who embraces unique skillsets of each team member and seeks team effort over individual achievements, is well organised, pragmatic and a lateral thinker with an inquisitive mind who is motivated to make change for the better and, most importantly, puts our customers first.
Key Skills and Experience
You’ll need to have demonstrated experience of:
Expertise in research, conceptual design, prototyping, detailed design, user testing, and implementation.
Solid understanding of web technologies and software development life cycle would be a great advantage (no coding required).
Expertise in creating quick sketches, paper prototypes and translating them to fully functional prototypes that are used throughout our design process to validate your solutions against customer needs while ensuring your solutions are technically feasible.
Experience with data analytics and optimization tools such as Omniture, Test & Target, optimizely would be desirable, but not essential.
Improve research, design, and development processes to gain efficiency, remove obstacles, and simplify problems.
Influence, present communicate logic, rational design features
Work in partnership with Product Managers, Researchers and Engineering to align design vision and activities with our business goals.
Preferable Bachelor’s degree in Interaction Design, Computer Interaction, or other related field.
5+ years of experience.
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