This is an exciting time to join Moonpig. In the last year the company has undergone a major transformation under new senior management to prepare the company for growth.
The next 3-5 years will be spent realising Moonpig's ambition to become your personal gifting assistant.
Location : United Kingdom
We are investing in our product teams and are working to upgrade Moonpig's systems to the latest technologies. By 2020 we’ll have a world-
class eCommerce stack and a development platform comparable to the world’s most agile startups. At the heart of this strategy is a new design system which will be consumed by every part of the consumer facing business.
Department : Product
As our first Lead Product Designer we’re looking for a seasoned contributor that can deliver excellent design for our front end responsive web platform and native apps.
Detail and data obsessed you’ll be happy working in a high ambiguity environment and will possess the skills to find a way forward to progress design excellence at Moonpig.
Employment type : Full-time
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Reporting to the Head of Experience Design, you’ll be responsible for the rollout, versioning and quality of our design system, pairing with engineers, researchers and Product Managers as necessary.
You’ll also be happy to jump in and help with work across other cross-functional teams and will be accountable for the digital aspect of the Moonpig brand and where we take it in the future.
You’ll have autonomy over strategy and execution with guidance from a high profile leadership team and peers across the Product team.
You’ll get the best of startup culture at a household-name company which helps millions of people each year show that they care.
What You’ll Be Doing
Lead design excellence and define standards across our web and mobile platform
Own and deliver intuitive, efficient and delightful user experiences across our website and app
Follow ideas through from conception to execution
Work collaboratively in a flexible way with other designers, Product Managers, researchers, engineers and stakeholders
Level up design team processes through thought leadership, exemplary critique, work shopping techniques and ability to operate strategically as well as at a pixel level
Demonstrable experience producing excellent UX and UI design, backed by data within a cross functional team environment
Demonstrable experience building, implementing or maintaining a design system from design tools through to collaborating with Engineers to deliver front end components
7+ years’ experience in digital design
Use of Agile & Lean methodologies to develop and deliver solutions cross-functionally
Ideally advanced Figma user
Wide range of prototyping techniques at various speeds and levels of fidelity
Hands on experience with UX Research techniques
Ability to communicate and defend design decisions in front of senior stakeholders.
Ability to formulate a convincing business case for design improvements.
Regular socials, engagement activities, drinks, treats and plenty more and you can be as involved in as little or as much as you’d like
We’re open & honest, actively listening to employee feedback to help us in our goal to become an Awesome place to work
Together we have shedloads of ambition and actively support each other to hit our goals and drive the business forward
Extensive Learning & Development support, including a dedicated budget per team.
25 days’ Annual leave (excluding Bank Holidays)
Private Medical Insurance
Private Dental plan
Contributory pension scheme
Life Assurance (4x salary)
Eye Care Vouchers
Interest-free travel loan
Employee Assistance Program
Generous credit to spend on our products