big planet recruitment

Current Vacancies in Design & Production

UI/UX Design Director Wanted from Agency Background NE England


This simulation studio in the automotive industry is looking for a UI/UX Design Director with a digital agency background to take responsibility for all design channels across the company. Our requirements are diverse and can be anything from creating a car configurator to crafting new web pages, working with our Development, Commercial and Marketing teams. You will spearhead a multi discipline team specialising in UI, UX, Motion Graphics and Video Editing. One of your first objectives will be to establish Design as its own entity developing new working processes that complement the work of existing teams whilst also fostering a creative identity that fits with the brand. This role blends both team development with complex creative challenges for our automotive client base including external client products, an internal marketing project or a commercial demo for a prospective client.

You will:

  • develop processes alongside the Project Management & Marketing teams from an initial design brief that meets specifications from scope to full implementation.
  • drive the creative process by fostering innovative ideas and translating these into actions.
  • shape the visual identity of the brand and consistency
  • Creating workflows and pipelines for the Design Team from scratch, ensuring that these fit with and complement current processes. The Person Senior Designer with high levels of experience running design processes across multiple projects and leading mixed discipline teams.
  • Agency background preferable to demonstrate ability to switch seamlessly between projects and create extraordinary experiences for a range of clients.
  • Validated ability to progress individuals and get the best from them

Please send your CV to quoting reference 849 along with your design portfolio of work including UI/UX examples, video editing and motion graphics.

We are an equal opportunity recruitment agency and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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