Senior Product Designer

Exo Digital is an innovation consultancy providing unique solutions that change the way that businesses and teams work together. We help brands and businesses connect with people and amplify their voice to make an impact.
 

We are looking for a Senior Product Designer to drive our fast growing development team forward. Supported by a very capable team of seniors, mids and juniors, you will have a strong blended skills mix of leadership and design skills. The role will fit neatly into the wider leadership team, and you will help set the experience blueprint for the future. The role will combine growth and management of the development team, solution architecture and presales activity.

 

At Exo Digital, we focus on enabling people to get the job done and we are committed to their career growth. You will be surrounded by talented and committed team members and will have the opportunity to learn and grow. With our flexible working hours and space, you can pretty much work whenever and wherever you like. If you’re driven, motivated, enthusiastic and compelled every morning when you wake up to drive innovative engineering challenges through to completion, then we want to hear from you.

 

Apptive & Lets Go – Powering Digital Experience for Businesses

Besides Exo, We have started our new brands called Apptive & Lets Go. Apptive helps businesses to realise opportunities to develop new concepts into fully functioning products and profitable enterprises. Apptive was established to help businesses transition to new ways of working using technology. Lets Go is our innovative reward app which was born out of covid with the focus on being the number one local directory to give back to the community. Our product development is focused on a lean approach of leveraging existing systems and delivering value to our users with each release. We utilise the modern technologies to deliver this project using a lean and agile approach.

 

Your priorities

  • Drive development forward to the highest standards, through best practice, innovation and leadership
  • Lead by example – even though you won’t be on the tools all the time, you will love being on the tools and you will write code that follows best practice and common design patterns
  • Assist commercial team and ensuring smooth transition of knowledge into production
  • Drive a user-centred full design process life-cycle from project pitch, proposal to delivery, working closely with strategists, account directors, other XD designers and data analysts
  • Take the lead and initiative on research projects, offering support and guidance to others including mentoring more junior UX research practitioners
  • Demonstrate subject matter expertise in web and mobile/cross platform user experience
  • Develop research strategies throughout the project lifecycle, from conception to launch and ongoing optimisation
  • Plan and execute large-scale research and user sessions
  • Source external parties to plan and execute large-scale research
  • Conduct research using a variety of qualitative and quantitative methods including surveys, interviews and testing
  • Collaborate with the XD design team to implement research findings
  • Explore and adapt new research methodologies as appropriate
  • Moderate and facilitate user research sessions, in person and remotely
  • Clearly communicate and report user problems and user needs in a way that easily translates insights into actionable solutions
  • Resourcing – continue the team growth through selection techniques, testing and interviews
  • Live and breathe our company values

 

Your requirements

  • 5+ years’ experience in a dedicated UX Design role
  • Extensive experience with micro-interactions and motion
  • Strong visual design background
  • Experience with usability testing, card sorting, user interviews
  • Experience with qualitative behavioural and attitudinal research techniques
  • Experience with card sorting, diary studies and user interviews
  • Experience with analytics data, A/B testing and other quantitative sources is desirable

 

Bonus if you have

  • Proven startup experience in building digital product from ground up to delivery
  • Experience with building GEL Design System
  • Experience with motion and micro-interaction using After Effects, Framer, Protopie, Principle or other similar tools

 

Benefits

  • Flexible working hours and space
  • Work with full autonomy and empowerment
  • Unlimited ebook libraries
  • On-going support for personal and professional growth
  • Competitive salary and bonus benefits