Lead UX Designer

Job Title: Lead UX Designer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 75000 - 90000
Reference: JP-40278
Contact Name: Matthew Borthwick
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 20, 2019 11:10

Job Description

We’re working with a digital innovations agency based in Central London, looking for a Lead UX Designer to join their team. The company is a leader in providing digital services to a client-base that ranges from predominantly Government and Public services, as well as Private businesses and start-ups.


As their Lead UX Designer, you will work to create and build design standards within the company, as well as lead and mentor other designers to success.


What you will be doing

  • Leading UX and service design projects
  • Creating user journey maps, service blueprints, reports
  • Engaging with hands-on UX work by creating sketches or wireframes
  • Driving new business & creating Design propositions
  • Helping to grow a specialised Design offering
  • Educating clients on UX Design principles and value
  • Establishing internal UX Design frameworks and methodologies
  • Training and mentoring team members in Design



What we’re looking for

  • Experience as senior/lead level User Experience Designer, Service Designer or equivalent
  • Someone who enjoys managing and mentoring people
  • Enthusiastic about GDS and NNG practices
  • An analytical thinker, who enjoys problem solving and learning new industries as well as complex domains
  • Empathetic with the users, but considerate of organisational needs
  • Comfortable working under time pressure and meeting deadlines


If this sounds like something you might be interested in, apply below for more info!


Alternatively, get in touch with me on or 07909 801 870 to find out more.