Experience Design Director

  • Design
  • Permanent
  • ASAP
  • Shoreditch, London

  • The Role

    We are looking for a Design Director, who has a broad knowledge of User Experience (UX) including Experience Strategy, User Research and Information Architecture, with a specialisation in market-leading Interaction and Visual Design and a history of projects on heavy weight applications.

    Our Experience Design Directors work closely with our clients, managing the UX process and ensuring that deliverables meet the needs of the clients and are signed-off. Our Experience Design Directors spend less time doing hands-on design and more time inspiring, shaping, and reviewing the work of the Interaction and Visual Designers on the project running collaborative reviews and design surgeries. They can manage the output of up to 20 people on a project or small 2 person teams across projects and clients. They also provide mentoring and coaching to the Designers on the project, providing both inspiration and leadership. 

    The Opportunity

    • Drive design project delivery by leading and managing a team to fulfill the clients requirements and objectives, within agreed timescales
    • Represent the User Experience team in new business opportunities alongside Engagement Managers, Company Directors and Practice Leads (and deputies) by attending new business meetings talking through RMA’s approach – the ‘RMA Way’
    • Provide leadership to RMA, the User Experience industry, and other sector-based or product domains
    • Develop the Experience Design practice, by mentoring UX Team practitioners in UX skills, consulting approaches, client engagement tactics
    • Continue building a world class Experience Design team by identifying  needs within the team to recruit new members and develop exsisting members

    The Person

    • You have worked in consulting/agency or similar on application design; or a complex content or digital service solution
    • You are skilled in the Adobe Creative Suite
    • You have created, evolved and documented the process and methods for doing User Experience in a project or organisation
    • You will have worked closely with clients; working with them to elicit requirements, co-create designs, negotiating User Experience decisions, selling User Experience and managing sign-off

    Please send across your portfolio in support  of  your application

About RMA

RMA is part of NTT DATA, a leading IT services provider that operates in over 40 countries and employs 76,000 people. NTT DATA is part of the NTT Group, a Fortune Global 100 company and world-leading IT innovator that invests $2.2billion yearly in R&D.