Product Design Manager

Ref: 88Monday 29 October 20182018-10-29

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Product Design Manager

Edinburgh 

£negotiable


Net Talent's client are a leading name in the educational technology sector -- a pioneer, who combine exacting research in pupil performance, wide-ranging stakeholder engagement, and cutting edge software. Their ultimate mission is to improve pupil performance and bridge the persistent attainment gap between high-performing school areas and low-performing districts.

Their innovative, game-centred approach engages children beyond the classroom -- advancing maths and literary skills, building upon in-class teaching. 

For this role, you will be a creative individual able to manage a range of stakeholders (internal designers and developers, external school admins, and most importantly, parents and pupils) to enhance and further the organisation's user-centred approach to product design and delivery.

This is a research heavy role, and you will expected to take that research and champion it during the product life cycle, threading and weaving all the information and understanding gained via research into every point of design, development, and delivery.

You will have the following:

- Appreciate and understanding of UX 

- An appreciation of visual design

- Experience in an edi-tech or educational environment

- Exceptional people skills