Karmarama

Senior/Lead Product Designer

Based: London
Level: Senior
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 07 March 2018
Website: karmarama.com
Twitter: @karmarama
Job Listing Added: 05 February 2018

We are Karmarama. We reframe brands for an ever-changing modern world. We do this by combining creative excellence with technology-led solutions. It means we can help clients with their business challenges now, and plan for their business opportunities next. It's a more progressive, more effective way of working.


Our Product Team specialise in product strategy, experience design and development of innovative mobile customer experiences. The common thread in everything we do is to create experiences for brands that engage their users and delight them in the process. We help ambitious brands create customer experience driven products.


And we're growing at an amazing rate. Which is where you come in; we're currently looking for a Senior or Lead Product Designer to join our talented Experience Design Team.


As a Senior or Lead Product Designer, you will:


  • Create beautiful, engaging visual designs for apps, websites and other digital experiences
  • Lead the design activities for large programmes of work
  • Help lead meetings and design workshops with clients
  • Take projects from conception to completion across our portfolio of ambitious, big-name clients
  • Propose a range of creative and innovative conceptual ideas for projects
  • Collaborate with colleagues and clients in workshops and brainstorms
  • Present your work internally and to clients at a senior level
  • Work independently, using your initiative to take an idea and run with it
  • Present concepts, designs and rationale internally and to clients
  • Deliver screens, assets and prototypes to a high standard
  • Work in cross-disciplinary project teams with your Product, UX, Delivery and Engineering teammates
  • Oversee and help steer the work of other design team members for individual projects
  • Mentor and develop junior members of the design team


It would be Nice if you have…


  • Exceptional visual design skills and the portfolio to prove it
  • Professional experience, ideally within an agency environment
  • Experience designing responsive websites plus tablet and smartphone apps for iOS and Android
  • In-depth knowledge of current visual and interactive design trends
  • Excellent typography and layout skills, with meticulous attention to detail
  • Great organisational skills, able to juggle and prioritise multiple projects
  • Confidence in presenting to clients and stakeholders at a senior level
  • Experience in leading projects and supporting junior team members
  • Experience contributing to proposals and presentations in ideation and concept design
  • High proficiency in Sketch and Adobe creative suite
  • Additional skills in prototyping and motion design
  • A good working knowledge of wireframing tools such as Omnigraffle and Illustrator
  • Experience with prototyping tools, for example Principle or Flinto
  • A collaborative, team-player attitude
  • Excellent time management and team working skills
  • A positive, fun personality and a shedload of creative ideas


Why us? Well, we believe it's nice to:


  • Design and build products, not campaigns
  • Be appreciated
  • Work on a variety of products, across platform and device
  • Know that you can grow and develop your skills
  • Work with friendly, talented people
  • Have a great work/life balance
  • Work collaboratively
  • Work hard because you want to, not because you have to


Be rewarded well with nice Benefits, such as


  • Health & Wellbeing - Eye Care, Subsidised Gym Membership, Yoga Classes, Private Medical Insurance and Wellbeing Week
  • Wealth - A Competitive salary, Pension, Cycle to Work scheme, Season Ticket Loan and Childcare Vouchers
  • Time Off - 25 days' Holidays, Birthday Bonus and Summer Fridays
  • Development - Bespoke Development Programme, Inspirational Speaker sessions and Mentoring Programmes
  • Eating, Drinking, Being Merry - An onsite Chef, Tuesday and Thursday "Tea Times", Bar Nights, Annual Ski Trip and an actual office Sweet Shop
  • and many many more

How to Apply

Email our Head of Talent, Annabel on [email protected]