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Lead UI Designer Zurich, Switzerland

Lead UI Designer Description

Job #: 65993
EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


As a Lead UI Designer, you will be responsible for designing engaging digital experiences for a wide range of clients. You will use creativity and visualisation methods to best tell a story in an effective and cohesive way.
The lead role will span all sectors but will focus predominantly on medical and financial projects. You will be working within a team of other design practitioners but will lead the UI stream, advising and collaborating with UX/IX designers, and mentoring junior visual designers.
If you're passionate about anticipating user needs to make experiences smooth and intuitive, and guiding and supporting your colleagues, this might be the perfect role for you!


  • Lead the visual design stream on projects
  • Work closely with the client and project team to produce UI design solutions through concepts and high-fidelity prototypes
  • Adhere to, and create, design libraries
  • Identify and troubleshoot UI/UX problems
  • Effectively document and hand off designs to engineers and other creative partners
  • Multi-task and prioritize while designing components for various projects
  • Advise clients on brand and visual design strategy
  • Build on internal designs assets and support other cross-functional teams with your expertise
  • Mentor junior visual designers


  • Proven track record (at least 8 years of relevant professional experience) and strong portfolio demonstrating excellent visual designs
  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic or Visual Design, Interaction design or HCI or similar
  • Experience leading projects with a high level of complexity
  • Knowledge of visual design principles, charting tools and visualization techniques
  • Experience producing high fidelity UI screens for production
  • Passionate about data visualization and telling a story through design
  • Problem solving mentality - driven to solve business and user needs
  • Collaborative can-do attitude with ability to work in an agile team
  • Ability to prototype using tools such as Figma, Sketch, Axure preferred
  • Ability to adherence to medical device and other standards and guidelines
  • Experience mentoring juniors is a plus
  • Experience in financial industry a plus
  • Consultancy experience is a plus
  • English is mandatory, German is a plus

We offer

  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills
  • Knowledge-sharing across EPAM's global Tech Communities
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Relocation support as per EPAM relocation policies
  • EPAM Community with regular corporate and social events
  • Career growth, performance and compensation reviews
  • EPAM Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP) (subject to certain eligibility requirements)