Head of Product / UX UI (MedShr)

Team: Accelerator - Growth and Marketing (Full-time)
Location: London, United Kingdom

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    MedShr has an exciting opportunity for an all-around UX/UI designer who has experience leading a multi-platform product and services team with both interaction and visual design skills.

    In this role, you will be working closely with the CEO and senior team to own the vision, strategy and roadmap of the product. You’ll be applying design thinking to inform product strategy, and can communicate ideas, designs and plans effectively at all levels and across all platforms.

    You thrive in a fast-paced working environment that requires strong problem-solving skills and independent self-direction, coupled with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication. You have a passion for understanding and defining the needs and behaviors of our users.

    As Lead UX/UI designer you will share this passion with and inspire our development team to follow organizational best practices and deliver consistently on-brand design solutions. Your CV shows how you combine leadership, creativity and analytical skills to design and release world-class products. You thrive in an entrepreneurial, leadership role and want to make a big impact in our Med Tech start-up.

    About MedShr:

    Launched from London in October 2015, MedShr is a health technology start-up with 800,000 members in 190 countries. We’re a private, professional medical network working to enable doctors and members of the medical community to share knowledge and skills with peers around the world to improve healthcare and save lives through clinical case discussion.

    In August 2015, MedShr joined Founders Forum as a rising star company and become part of the Founders Factory accelerator program. MedShr has been featured on the BBC, Sky News, The Evening Standard, The Telegraph and Metro News. MedShr won Facebook Start's Social Good App of the Year Award 2016, World Summit Award and more recently 2018 Evening Standard Business Awards.


    • Oversee the production, delivery time, and quality of product going out to our users across all platforms
    • Understand the technology behind the product to gain rapport with engineers, allow you to prioritize roadmap features and accurately estimate how long each feature should take to build
    • Identify and assess the validity and feasibility of product opportunities
    • Work closely with developers and QA to make sure sprints are completed and submitted on time
    • Develop, write requirements and lead the team through the product strategy and roadmap
    • Ability to collect, organize, priorities requirements and feedback from our users and internal team
    • Consider product developments from technical, functional, implementation and marketing view points
    • Understand your solution space, identity the direct and indirect competition
    • Work with the community and marketing team on product marketing plans
    • Generate user-insight through qualitative research tools and metrics analysis
    • Proposition development, concept design, prototyping and testing
    • Create process flows, site maps, wireframes and specifications for responsive web app and native apps (Android /iOS)

    Successful candidates will:

    • Proven leadership and management skills
    • An extensive user-centered and/or service design toolkit
    • Thorough knowledge of design principles and patterns on web, iOS and Android
    • Experience in UX/UI across product and multi-channel marketing campaigns
    • Experience using ‘Lean UX’ tools and methodology
    • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketch, Invision, Axure or other wire framing tools, along with their prototyping tools
    • Familiar with Native App, HTML, JavaScript, and CSS design capabilities
    • Qualitative research, workshop moderation and user testing experience
    • Analytical mindset with experience using metrics as an integral part of the design process
    • Hands-on experience using analytics tools, such as Mixpanel, BigQuery, Google Analytics
    • Understanding or experience using Jira, Trello, and Testrail
    • Understanding of responsive design
    If you think you are the right candidate for the job and possess the skills required to be successful, please apply online or contact careers@medshr.net to apply.

    You will be based in our London office near Hammersmith.

    Could this be you?

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