VR Design Lead

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Product & Digital

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £70000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Walsh

  • Job ref:

    BBBH36501

VR Lead
Our client is an award-winning EdTech company, designing and delivering the most exciting, immersive, ground- breaking learning experiences in Virtual Reality.

Based in London, you will be working with dynamic innovators to create cutting-edge multi-user VR learning experiences on the Meta Quest 2 headsets.

Duties Include:
The Design Lead reports to the Head of Product & Design and works closely with Engineering, Art, and QA to deliver innovative multi-user VR learning experiences on the Meta Quest 2 headsets.

  • Leading a multi-disciplinary team of designers in the creation of high-quality Virtual Reality learning experiences and features
  • Taking ownership for scheduling the release of design outputs and maintaining planning foresight
  • Maintaining effective information flow to ensure team members are aligned
  • Driving the development of VR features through inspirational, leading-edge, and high-quality design
  • Coaching, mentoring, and providing feedback to junior team members in a clear and constructive manner
  • Improving work methods and pipelines to make the team process more efficient
  • Collaborating with internal teams to ensure features meet the creative & technical needs of the project
  • Taking a hands-on approach to prototype, balance, tinker, and playtest directly in Unity to optimise the deliverable
  • Creating briefs and comprehensive documents for features
  • Researching and analysing latest trends, developments, and techniques in VR


Ideal Candidate:

  • 4+ years' experience with Unity
  • 2+ years' experience leading a design team
  • Experience designing for Meta Quest 2 headsets
  • A great portfolio displaying previous VR design work


Benefits:

  • Healthy benefits package, healthy unlimited snacks.
  • Competitive salary


If you are a talented VR Wizz looking for a lead design role, please get in touch.