Product Designer

London, United Kingdom

Job Description

You love solving problems by creating powerful, beautiful, and intuitive digital products. You design for outcomes, placing user needs first and understanding how to balance experience design best practices with business objectives and technical limitations. You take pride in craftsmanship around product definition, research, UX and UI output to help produce designs for delivery.

As a member of Devbridge, you will have the opportunity to work on some of the most complex challenges in software development today. You will be part of a growing team of Product Managers and Engineers creating world-class digital products for some of the largest companies in the world.

Responsibilities

  • Drive results for all aspects of digital product design for our clients from advising on product vision through ongoing production design.

  • Solution design

    • Determine design strategy for your engagement that enables you to produce designs for delivery, following best asset creation and management practices

    • Identify risks and complexities in proposed designs and areas of meaningful measurement supported by research efforts you will run with support from design leadership

  • Production design

    • Collaborate with globally distributed team members during agile sprint ceremonies to determine immediate and future design scope and delivery

    • Ensure technical feasibility and quality of your designs for engineering hand off, and alleviate design blockers with engineers throughout your project’s iterative sprint cadence

    • Facilitate design reviews with client stakeholders

  • Consulting

    • Collaborate with Product Managers on running requirements gathering workshops with clients

    • Advise clients on product design direction and work directly with delivery teams on technical options

  • Contribute to the Product Design practice through knowledge sharing and consistent demonstration of leading design practices

Requirements

  • 2 - 5 years of product design experience

  • Proven experience creating research, UX and UI artifacts

  • Working knowledge of Figma, Sketch, InVision and Adobe XD

  • Ability to translate ambiguous problems into a detailed, technically sound design solution

  • Requirements gathering experience and demonstrated problem-solving experience for complex business challenges

  • Strong communication skills: visual, written and verbal

  • Agile methodology familiarity

  • Ability to pick up technical and business concepts quickly

  • Excellent organizational, time management, and prioritization skills

  • Ability to lead by influence

  • Willingness to travel up to 30%

Bonus Points

  • Experience designing end-to-end custom software solutions

  • Experience using software product delivery tools (Jira, Azure DevOps)

  • Working knowledge of Miro

  • Working knowledge of analytics tools such as FullStory or Mixpanel

Benefits

  • A quickly scaling international company with a variety of challenging and compelling projects

  • Growth opportunities in a matrixed management environment

  • Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses

  • Private medical cover including dental and vision

  • 25 days annual leave plus UK Bank Holidays

  • Matched contribution company pension

  • Maternity/Paternity benefit

  • Flexible health and wellness benefit

  • Opportunities for professional development such as conferences, seminars, and educational courses

  • Team building events, Friday lunches, and stocked kitchen

  • Employee referral bonus program

Devbridge's London office is based near Liverpool Street Station in a WeWork office building, we are looking to grow our presence in the region and therefore this is the ideal time to join us and be part of our growth story. It’s fun, fast, and lean and we look to keep it that way!

This position is based in London. We expect this position to transition from being fully remote to a hybrid in-office / remote work set-up starting in Q2 2021 as we closely follow government guidelines. When deemed safe, this position may require travel up to 30% of your time.

Devbridge is committed to providing equal employment opportunities available to all. We believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion are critical to our success as a company, and seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people without regard to race, colour, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, military status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.