UX Design Lead

Grafham Walbancke
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

UX Design Lead

Our client is a high growth UK based software company that has developed a number of truly disruptive and ground breaking solutions for the Automotive industry.

This is a unique opportunity to join them during a key stage of growth as they build out the development team.

A recent and significant round of a investment has allowed them to accelerate their growth plans and given them financial stability.

Package - circa £50k + Corporate benefits

We're looking for a UX Lead Designer to work with the UI and graphic design team on their innovative web based solutions.


  • Capture and document requirements and specifications for products and the UX on all devices (mobile and desktop)
  • Ensure product designs are highly usable, conform to branding standards and are documented for fast and efficient implementation by the software team
  • Lead all creative work relating to company products, and take ownership of the quality and deliverable of UX/UI work
  • Liaise with internal and external people, including customers to discuss and refine UX
  • UX to cover product flow, UX architecture, UX guidelines, storyboards, best in breed look and feel, suitable and fit for use, applicable to relevant devices
  • Manage creation of product concepts and mock ups (wireframes), prototypes
  • Act as a key member of the UX council setting UX/UI governance
  • Review all UI web pages, wireframes, and graphics artwork produced by other team members (UI and Artwork teams)
  • Identify opportunities to improve products and processes
  • Ability to collect metrics and measures and analyse them to produce objective based UI improvements
  • Perform all tasks in accordance with company policies and procedures

Essential Skills:

  • Experience as a UX architect (2 years)
  • Excellent documentation skills (MS Word, flow charts, wire frames)
  • Knowledge and experience of the principle of good UX
  • Expert Knowledge of web development skills (HTML5, CSS, JavaScript) for desktop and mobile
  • MVC design model
  • Basic graphics development skills
  • Excellent problem solving ability
  • A/B, and usability testing

Key Words: UX, UX Designer, UX Lead, UX Architecture