Design Team Lead

Job description

Who We Are

We’re award-winning app developers, taking a fresh approach to mobile app development. We use psychology to create award-winning, chart-topping, customer-pleasing apps.

Our creative team have been crafting unique mobile-focused applications for the world’s biggest brands and brightest startups for over 7 years. In that time they have worked with the likes of Canon, CHANEL, The Times, The Ministry of Defence, Lucozade, CMC Markets and Universal Music as well as smaller startups and individuals across all manner of market sectors.

Our team have produced products which have hit the number 1 spot on the App Store and are regularly in the top 5 for various categories. Our team have also had products regularly featured in the national press and blogs including The Mail, The Sun, The Independent, Stylist, Glamour, ShortList, Women’s Health, The Guardian, BuzzFeed, Men’s Fitness, the BBC and of course Apple themselves.

We aim to attract passionate individuals who are driven by grasping great opportunities and with those, the potential to create amazing things. We inspire people to take ownership of their role; be courageous, tenacious, take smart risks and innovate. At Glance you are afforded the respect your effort and hard work deserves, we celebrate wins as a team and both help and advise when mistakes are made.

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Who We’re Looking For

  • You’re a mentor in your team and a bit of a high flier!

  • You have worked mostly with mobile technology but have a broad design background

  • You are the “go to” person in your team that resolves issues and makes decisions

  • You possess business analytical skills and always have a vision of how to drive your department forwards

  • You’re business minded and have an interest in being part of and building on an already successful business

  • You have great knowledge of user experience design and user interface design

  • You are used to working in an agile fashion

  • You see solutions in every problem and thrive on seeing them come to life

  • You are an advocate for our company behaviours and have a good sense of judgement in regards to professionalism, attendance and communication

  • You challenge ideas in a calm and professional manner

  • You are always searching, learning and presenting your process knowledge and findings to those around you

  • You are an advocate for how we do things and both employees and clients come to you to solve problems

  • You understand the importance of delivery, client communication and project status’

  • You think strategically and are effective at setting work for others


  • 5+ years professional experience in leading a UX / UI Design team

Personal Profile

  • Tenacious

  • Organised

  • Patient

  • Mature outlook

  • Excellent problem solving skills

  • Diplomatic

  • Persuasive

  • Attention to detail

  • Proactive

  • Positive mind set

  • Ability to keep calm under pressure


  • Competitive Salary

  • Perkbox

  • Being a small, growing and independent agency, there is huge potential for personal growth and development