UI/UX Design Lead

Full-time (Linz | Hybrid)
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As the lead of our UI/UX team, you will:

  • Hire, lead and develop a team of UI/UX designers and create a strong culture of collaboration within the team
  • Support the VP of Product by bringing design thinking to the organization and creating design principles that support the product vision
  • Be responsible for the usability and desirability of our digital product, across platforms
  • Develop a design system with processes that scale and improve our design language in alignment with Tractive's brand identity
  • Have a deep understanding of customer journeys and end-to-end user experiences in our products
  • Establish a user research practice to uncover customer needs and ensure that product development teams are solving real problems for our users
  • Contribute to identifying trends and innovation opportunities for our digital products across platforms
  • Measure user experience and collect qualitative and quantitative data to deliver insights that support product development and strategy
Your profile
Key requirements:
  • Several years of experience as a UI/UX designer of digital consumer and mobile products, with experience in leading complex initiatives
  • Experience in leading a team of UI/UX designers and researchers 
  • Highly skilled in user research, design and product discovery techniques 
  • Proven ability to identify customer problems and pain points to help product development teams solve them in an elegant way
  • Experience in developing and maintaining UI/UX design processes that create efficiency and produce high-quality design outcomes
  • Experience in working with qualitative and quantitative data to uncover opportunities and measure user experience
  • Great communication skills and the ability to lead team sessions and workshops to solve problems collaboratively
  • Experience in collaborating with other teams and managing stakeholders
  • Very good English skills

 

Does this sound like you?
  • Team player who thrives in a highly collaborative environment
  • Able to demonstrate empathy and understand human behavior
  • Well-organized leader who can support other designers effectively
  • Growth mindset and a curious personality
  • Strategic thinker but able to deliver value to customers early and often
  • Willing to relocate to Austria to join our international team in our brand new (2022) Tractive campus

Just so you know what to expect: For this position, we offer a competitive overpayment based on qualification and experience. The annual gross salary starts at € 50,000 on a full-time basis. If you bring relevant experience in many of the fields of responsibility, the salary will be considerably higher.

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