Job Details




Belfast, Northern Ireland

Closing Date

2019-06-30 11:00:00


Head of Design

  • Key Responsibilities
    • Grow and lead a team of designrs in building great products
    • Oversight of projects both internally and externally
    • Proactively shape and share the team's offering and culture
    • Mentor junior staff and peers

    Need to have
    • A minimum of 8 years experience in the design industry
    • An exceptionl understanding of how to deliver digital products and user experience
    • Expertise with a UI design tool such as Sketch, Adobe Xd or Figma
    • Experise with a prototyping tool such as Invision, Flinto, or Framer X
    • A keen eye for detail and quality which should be refelected in outputs
    • In-depth understanding of production pipeline process
    • Experience leading product strategy
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Client facing experience
    • Stakeholder engagement and management
    • Experience of having built and manitained large design systems
    • Evidence of taking a leadership role in a design team to deliver software to market
    • Strong ability to communicate abstract concepts and advocate for art and design in a corporate environment
    • Outstanding presentation skills and comforatble working directly with clients

    Good to have 
    • Execllent understanding of atomic design and design systems
    • Evidence of contribution to a personal project
    • Track record of operating independently
    • Previous experience as a head of design, or equivalent in an agency or working for a fast-paced client
    • Experience working with web technologies, including HTML, CSS, SaaS, and Gulp 

    We offer

    Competitive salary + bonus
    35 days annual leave
    8% contributory pension
    Health insurance + complimentary life assurance
    Annual personal learning and training