Lead Product Designer

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Lead Product Designer | Norwich (part remote) | Circa £60,000

Do you want to lead the design of disruptive products at a leading Fintech startup? Do you want to shape design culture and leadership alongside a passionate team of experts?

We are working with a Norwich based startup founded in 2016 that is highly ambitious and set to scale rapidly over the next 5 years.

They have created industry first products that meet the needs of individuals, businesses and platforms across the 21st century economy and they are ready to take their digital experience to the next level.

Following initial success they are scaling operations to expand into new verticals and are building an in-house product team as a focal point of their strategic efforts.  

The Role:

As Lead Product Designer you will be responsible for the end-to-end product design process from discovery through to prototyping, testing and evaluation. You’ll need to work with a variety of stakeholders across the business to formulate hypotheses and build a continuous stream of discovery and testing to meet business outcomes and user needs.

What you will bring:

A passion for seamless digital experiences
A growth mindset committed to achieving business objectives
The ability to build a design team around you over time
A balance of skills across user research, experience design, UI design and stakeholder management
Experience defining and/or working with design systems
A proven ability to work with software engineers to build high-quality production web applications
Ability to give and receive quality design feedback 
Given this is the first in-house product design role, you’ll be given the autonomy to explore the best tools and methods to achieve clearly-defined business outcomes. They are seeking to cultivate a strong prototyping culture where testing hypotheses emerges naturally across disciplines.
What’s in it for you?

Salary in the region of £60,000
Benefits package including 28 days annual leave, pension, death-in-service and potential for stock options
Flexible working conditions with access to an incredible in-person working space (when restrictions allow)
An opportunity to grow alongside a multidisciplinary product team
Support from an awarding-winning CEO & Founder
A competitive salary with a Macbook Pro and an annual training budget
This Prodct Designer vacancy is being handled by Langham Recruitment Ltd. Langham Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency and is registered in England and Wales (reg (phone number removed)).

Keywords: UX Design, UI Design, Product Design, Visual Design, Experience Design, User Research, Design Systems, Designer, Figma, Sketch, Adobe

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