Design Lead

London, England, United Kingdom


We’re looking for a natural and empathetic design leader to join IF. This role is a unique opportunity to build a more ethical information society, through working with clients to design and prototype digital services that show care about how personal data is collected, used and stored. .

Responsible for leading a talented multi-disciplined team, solving difficult design problems for emerging technologies and working on things that really matter, you will be someone who is highly experienced in running teams and ensuring there is a focus on project goals.

You instinctively know how to bring people onboard with ideas, clients and teams alike, to enable a clear unified vision, one which team members know how they can contribute to its success.

You will be responsible for leading design and engineering project teams, effectively selling the value of our design work through business development and championing the creation of lasting design impact through our work.

This is a senior role, working with some of the most significant organisations of our time. This work gives us unusual access to influence and learn from the individuals inside those organisations.

We’re looking for someone who:


About IF

We’re working towards a better, more ethical information society. We’ve defined and led this emerging space since 2016.

IF has unrivalled expertise in showing organisations how to collect, store and treat data so they are both ethically sound and commercially successful.

Based in Somerset House in London, our multidisciplinary and internationally respected team includes technologists, infosec researchers, designers and strategists.

We care about the web and we approach all of our work though making. We maintain a catalogue of data patterns and work in the open as much as possible.

We are an equal opportunity and Living Wage Foundation employer. We believe that inclusive and diverse teams make better decisions, deliver the best work and are more fulfilling to be a part of. That’s why we welcome and purposely seek out applications from people of all backgrounds and ages.


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