Lead Product
Designer

We are looking for a Lead Product Designer
with experience in designing and implementing
multi-brand design systems and workflow processes.

Where:
Brighton, UK / Hybrid
Key area:
Product Team
Salary:
£47k-£60k DOE
Attendance:
Full-Time
About the role

The product designer - design systems, will work closely with Product Designers, the wider UX, Product & development teams to ensure a cohesive experience across our platforms.

You will continue the build and growth of our multi-brand design system by working on components, templates and development deliverables with clear guidelines of processes to ensure consistency and scalability.

The person we’re looking for

You will have experience designing and implementing multi-brand design systems & workflow processes to ensure consistent UI & UX across multiple products. You will also have experience using industry-leading design tools to solve challenging problems and create innovative design solutions.

You’ll be responsible for
  • Working with Designers/UX/Product & Development to push and iterate our internal Multi-brand design system aiding designers to produce brilliant work
  • Work closely with and support the UX/Product Design Teams and development teams, across multiple products
  • Ensure best practice is followed and communicated to relevant stakeholders by the creation and maintenance of our system documentation
  • Establish design standards and principles accompanying the design system for scalability, efficiency, and consistency
  • Evaluate and improve usability and accessibility of components, and be a champion for the user
    Participate in the full product development process using industry leading tools
  • Occasionally conduct/participate in research that is relevant to building the design system
  • Uphold a high standard for design excellence, and contribute to raising the bar for design at our company
  • Be the voice of our Design System
  • Reviewing existing live engines to identify any design and interaction issues
Skills & Experience
  • Very clear demonstrable experience building design systems, component libraries, and/or UI Kits
  • 3+ years working in a digital design profession as a UX designer, UI designer, interaction designer, product designer, or similar
  • End-to-end design skills including very strong graphic/UI/visual design skills
  • Outstanding portfolio showing deep product understanding and craftsmanship and innovative solutions from conception to launch
  • Very knowledgeable of user-centric processes and design thinking principles
  • Experienced and highly knowledgeable about differences in designing for multiple platforms, devices, screen sizes etc
  • Experience creating and maintaining clear and consistent multi-brand design system documentation
  • Mastery of industry leading design tools (Figma, Sketch, Abstract, Figma Tokens, documentation Zeroheight or Supernova, Principle and also Jira)
  • Has experience in agile/sprint teams
  • Solid understanding of design theory (typography, colour, grid, etc.)
  • Knowledge of accessibility standards/patterns and designing for accessibility

 

Benefits we offer

  • Employee Assistance Programme (confidential counselling)
  • Medicash healthcare scheme (reclaim costs for dental, physiotherapy, osteopathy and optical care)
  • easitBrighton travel scheme (discounted public transport options)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Life Insurance scheme
  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Contributory pension scheme
Application deadline: 20/03/2023
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