• Job Reference: 22001824_1528357633
  • Date Posted: 7 June 2018
  • Recruiter: BLOC
  • Location: Berlin
  • Salary: €50,000 to €65,000
  • Sector: Creative
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: 0 Weeks
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Bloc is excited to be working with a dynamic, growing organisation within the travel sector, based in Berlin, Germany. With their product rapidly developing from a global perspective and having the objective to have a "design centric" approach, they are now seeking a Senior UX Designer to join their team.

As the successful UX Designer you will have involvement in their products, services, and internal processes, in order to make their products more enjoyable for their users. Somebody who is more senior in their career will fit this position perfectly. They are looking for someone who can help to mentor a small team and add value with strong design thinking skills.

Duties and projects on offer at this company:
-Work directly with the Head of Design to craft the philosophy and culture of their products
-Increase Designer involvement at conception stage
-Improve usability and user experience of their website and native apps
-Make the products more enjoyable for users taking emotional design into consideration
-Improve output to a higher quality and have the communication skills to hand over to the frontend development team

Your skills:
-A strong background in UX design with proven ability in increasing UX-driven conversions across web, mobile, and other products, with the ability to question assumptions and run them through a full design process
-You have evidence of a strong portfolio/behance profile or similar
Proven ability in establishing a rock solid, yet highly flexible, design process and system but with the ability to also be hands on with the existing team
-You have had some focus previously on brand identity (visual style & text tonality), also educating co-workers about brand guidelines and how to use them
-Proven experience in using your creativity to create copy optimized for conversions.
Coming up with ways to incorporate the brand in every element in their design system including dimensions, colour, animations and interaction.
-Manage the brand across all countries and make sure the company has that "local" feel across the globe.
-Have the experience, knowledge and confidence to present and explain to employees about design-driven product development.
-You have the expertise to take ownership of your projects and run them independently
You are adaptable to working in a collaborative environment, with the ability to take on different opinions.

What they offer:
-A rapidly-developing product having over 4 million customers a month
-A collaborative team and culture - Regular check-ins, helpful feedback
-Personal and professional growth opportunities with defined training
-This company doesn't stand still!
-An international work environment with free German lessons at the office from a professional language school.
-Cool, vibrant offices with meetings rooms and study pods
-Frequent company and team events
-Free Workshops and external guest speaker
-A product-focused working environment

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