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Senior Product Designer

We’re looking for a product design expert with a wide understanding of all things website, web app and mobile to join our Design team as a Senior Product Designer. In this varied role you’ll lead the way creatively across projects, helping define collaborative design processes through to detailed execution.

We’re looking for someone passionate about breaking new creative ground who will constantly bring new ideas to the table and craft design that sets the bar, enhancing our design reputation as an agency. 

You’ll lead the product design experience for key pillar clients, whilst elevating the team around you. Mixing strong executional skill and judgement, with the willingness and drive to support and help mentor the rest of the Design and UX team.

Vision and Process

  • Be a leading, consistent creative voice of the company
  • Contribute to driving the direction and development of Kyan’s design strategy, approaches and execution
  • A thought leader of visual design, user-centred experience design, interaction design, branding and design systems
  • Help define and maintain our Design System approach, to allow us to work more efficiently
  • Recommend new tools into the studio to help improve how we work
  • Collaborate effectively to deliver concepts, handing over clearly defined next steps to the Product Designer once the initial vision is agreed

Studio

  • Work alongside clients to realise the full design requirements for projects
  • Educate clients in how to get the best out of the design process
  • Develop concepts and initial creative direction for client projects
  • Support pitch team in delivering creative vision for proposals, and help to ensure a high level of execution of the pitch

Team

  • Support Product Designers throughout a project with clear feedback and direction
  • Help to interview, develop and provide coaching to the design team
  • Work closely with the Product Strategy and UX leads to make sure the Kyan offering is best-in-class
  • Collaborate with Creative Director to plan and maintain design team direction, and what can be improved
  • Onboard and educate external/client teams, ensuring they’re fully integrated into the design approach and ways of working

Indicators of success

  • Communication and collaboration is smooth and constant
  • Design work is at a high quality output
  • Client expectations met/exceeded

Hours & Salary

  • 40 hours per week
  • Competitive

Benefits

  • 30 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Flexible working hours in a hybrid working environment
  • Private healthcare
  • Self-managed training budget
  • Pension scheme
  • Regular company social events (cinema trips, pub trips, seasonal parties, etc..)
  • Massages at Kyan HQ!

Our values

We’ve worked really hard to build our team culture. And although we’re all very different people, we’re united by three simple values.

Generosity: be excellent to one another

Geekiness: know your stuff

Drive: get shit done.

If you think you have what it takes please send us your CV and a covering note to work@kyan.com.

 

At Kyan we are fully committed to building an open and inclusive culture and celebrate our differences. We will support you however you identify, wherever you come from and we recognise a strong team is a diverse team.

Interested in this role? Please get in touch via email, including your CV and any relevant material to support your application.

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