AB87 Lead UX Designer

Location United Kingdom
Salary: £75000 to £999999
Contact name: Aisling Byrne-Hansen

Contact email: aislingb@excelerate.co.uk
Job ref: 6499
Published: 6 months ago

Are you an experienced UX/UI Designer looking to take on a new role? Do you thrive in a growing and fast-paced environment?


Type:  Permanent

Location: Berkshire

Salary: £75K Per Annum (dependent on experience)


Excelerate is partnering with a digital ecommerce servicing business and marketing services company. Due to recent success, they are now seeking a Lead UX/UI Designer to join their team full-time. Working closely with the Consumer Team to lead products that bring businesses and customers together, you will collaborate with various teams to deliver solutions and meet product deadlines.

Responsibilities for the Lead UX Designer will include (but are not limited to):


  • Lead the UX Design team and play a pivotal role in mentoring team members and designers.

  • Manage the Design System, build components and work with Engineers to integrate the build process.

  • Manage the workflow for the team, project goals are clear and concise and deadlines are met.

  • Develop agile thinking and ensure W3C accessibility guidelines are met.


Skills required for the Lead UX Designer include (but are not limited to):


  • Minimum of 3 years experience managing/leading a design team is essential.

  • Exposure to Sketch, Figma, Invision and Adobe Creative cloud is highly desirable.

  • Experience in working with inhouse software engineering teams, developers and product owners.

  • Proven experience in designing and shaping intuitive graphical interfaces for desktop and mobile devices is advantageous.