Design Lead

Tangent is looking for a Design Lead to join their office in London.

Employer: Tangent

Location: London / UK

Position: Design Lead


At Tangent, we help businesses realise their potential by reimagining customer experiences. Our design team make this happen by framing problems and delivering innovative design solutions. Sounds like fun? Great.

We’re looking for an experienced design practitioner to join our close knit team.

What you will be doing:

Using your experience to lead the end-to-end design process of innovative and ground breaking digital products and websites. Delivering crafted designs that are not only a delight to use, but also deliver value to our clients and their customers.

We work with clients big and small at Tangent meaning you will work with both global brands and growing start-ups. You will have the opportunity to lead the design of large scale complex digital products and fast paced proof of concepts.

You will be:

• Leading discovery workshops to capture and frame business problems
• Setting UX strategy and design direction
• Sketching, wireframing and building prototypes to validate ideas
• Designing consistent and scalable design systems
• Delivering pixel perfect UI and managing a water tight roll out
• Mentoring other designers to deliver great work
• Presenting ideas to clients and guiding them through the design process
• Being an advocate for design within the agency

What we’re looking for:

A confident ideas person who has a passion for design and a desire to deliver great work. We don’t mind if you’re already a design lead or a senior looking to make the jump up. What’s important is that you impress us with a portfolio that shows your eye for modern and impactful design.

We want to hear the stories behind how you went about delivering your best work. What inspired you, what went wrong, how was it received and most importantly what did you learn.

What we give in return:

People are our biggest asset and we work hard to make sure Tangent is not only a fun place to work but also provides a platform for you to grow as a designer.

Mentorship. You will be working as part of a talented and experienced design and technology team. Our passion and desire to do great work is infectious.

Training. Learning new skills, attending events or and speaking at them yourself! We provide the time and budget to help you grow.

Flexibility. We understand life is more than work. We provide flexibility and support to help you achieve your life goals.

Social life. Free breakfasts, run club, Friday lunches and monthly social events. We have so much going on at Tangent all designed to help you form friendships with your colleagues.

Salary. We reward our people generously for their hard work. We will talk about salary at the next stage.

So that’s it, if the above sounds like you then we would love to hear from you. Send us your CV and portfolio (online or PDF is fine) and we will be in touch. Good luck.

How to apply:

Please respond by sending us your CV and a link to your portfolio.

Job Application Link: https://www.tangent.co.uk/careers/design-lead


Natural born problem solvers, Tangent is the digital agency that’ll help you realise your potential, reimagine your customer experience and reinvent your future – fast.


84-86 Great Portland Street, W1W 7NR London, United Kingdom


+44 20 7462 6100

[email protected]

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