Posted on 20 April 2017
Design Director at SOON_We’re recruiting a Design Director to join our multi-award winning team.
As well as hands-on studio design work weʼll want you to work on pitches, present work directly to clients and represent SOON_ from a creative & experience standpoint. We support each other, but you’re autonomous and will have projects that you own outright. You'll be directing our team of 3 designers day to day, working closely with our Creative Director (and founder) Fred Flade as well as our growing team of world-class developers.
We're looking for:
● 5+ years of design industry and agency experience
● A creative designer who has a breadth of understanding of responsive design across all digital platforms
● Help lead and mentor the digital design team
● An understanding of UX and latest technology trends.
● Proven experience in rapid, iterative low and high fidelity prototyping.
● Someone who can take a holistic approach to solving digital design problems from start to end of a project.
● A good understanding of front-end development, agile methodologies, service design is a big plus.
● Ability to articulate to developers.
● Able to talk through your ideas confidently with the team and clients.
● Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch.
● Experience with prototyping tools such as InVision or Marvel.
● Strong typography, layout and technical skills with excellent attention to detail.
● Flexible and adaptable with persistent drive to learn new skills and constantly improve.