Product Design Project Lead- Consumer Mobile

Product Design London, London


In 2017 we’ve grown to 45+ across Product Design and UX Research, and we believe in doing great work and growing the skills of our team while expanding our influence across all of Farfetch.

About The Role

We are looking for a highly motivated, creative and experienced Lead level Designer. Who can initiate, drive and deliver excellent design for our Consumer Mobile Products.  You will be a seasoned practitioner who loves detail and working collaboratively with your team across Product Design and Development. You’ll specialize in mobile native platforms, with a portfolio of well-crafted examples that can demonstrate your experience with end-to-end hybrid UX and UI product design.

You’ll run complex design projects across multiple product teams and scrum teams, shaping strategy, defining excellence and upskilling your colleagues in the process. You have a wide range of workshopping and ideation techniques, are comfortable working with Product Managers and Engineers as well as having excellent presentation skills.

What You’ll Do

  • You’ll be our lead Designer for key consumer-facing native mobile products (iOS and Android)
  • You’ll sync and collaborate with the wider Product Design team
  • You’ll lead by example – collaborate with and mentor junior and mid-level designers
  • You’ll work collaboratively within an agile process with; other product designers, user researchers, data scientists, product owners, project managers, UI and back end developers
  • You’ll define and communicate the UX direction using appropriate tools
  • You’ll champion user experience and advocate the best design for our end users
  • You’ll bring inspiring ideas and motivation to an energetic and collaborative team


Who you are

  • You have experience as a digital product designer
  • You have experience in native mobile app products
  • You have the ability to demonstrate the process and outcome of the evidence-based approach that you’ve employed on previous projects
  • You have experience creating and maintaining on a style guide or design system
  • You are highly collaborative
  • You have a BA/BSc/MA in HCI, Information Systems, Computer Science, Graphic Design or similar preferred
  • You have experience working on high traffic consumer products a plus
  • You have experience working in fashion, e-commerce
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • You are willing to travel to other Farfetch offices when required
  • You are curious about how things work and have a passion for emerging technologies and all things interactive.
  • You are proficient in rapid prototyping, ideally familiar with Framer
  • You ideally have working knowledge of HTML, CSS and Javascript


We can’t wait to receive your application. But before you send it to us, here are some helpful tips to make sure your application is as strong as it can be.


  • Have you set out why this role is a good match for your career aspirations and that you have the skills and experience required? We want you to be as clear about your future ambitions as we are and whilst we encourage people to learn, develop and grow, you will need to hit the ground running.
  • Have you checked spelling and grammar? We have high standards and you don’t want to miss out because of something as easily correctable as a typo.


We are committed to equality of opportunity for all employees. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.