Senior UX Interaction Designer Berlin

Senior UX Interaction Designer

About B-works
B-works is a customer-centric tech-company that helps clients to innovate by solving market needs with a mix of business, technology, and creativity skills. We started as a software company in Zurich, successfully growing our client base which includes the Swiss government, international corporations, SMEs, as well as start-ups.
Starting 2021 B-works will expand its activities beyond software: 1) Development of Digital Products and Web Experiences for external clients, as well as 2) Development of our own AI-powered, no code SAAS product for solar power companies.
To support this growth we are opening a new office in Berlin and committed to hiring and developing top talent from around the world in User Experience, Software Development, and AI.
Our Mission

To develop customer-focused digital solutions that are sustainable, and socially responsible.

Your Role and Responsibilities
  • As a Senior UX Interaction Designer you will be the first designer at the Berlin office, building a solid understanding of the design process in the company, designing our company website to convey our company’s vision, and creating the foundation for future design hires.
  • You work with our agile interdisciplinary teams on digital products, websites, and platforms for international clients and innovative start-ups.
  • You create state-of-the-art visual designs with modern tools, and feel comfortable at the interface between customer needs and the Scrum team.
  • You combine conceptual thinking, a sophisticated understanding of design and profound knowledge of web and app development to develop a digital product or service with a user-centric approach.
  • You advise and coach the client’s teams and have the best customer experience for the end-user at heart.
  • You are constantly learning, evolving, and enjoy living this development in your work.
  • You mentor the team and support the user centric design-driven vision within the company.
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience in the design of complex digital products and services, and knowledge of the agency environment from the inside.
  • Expert Interaction Designer with solid experience in prototyping and creating state-of-the-art visual designs, UX and UI with modern tools (Figma, Sketch or Invision).
  • User-centered visual and digital design is your passion (design system, site architecture, functionality, interaction patterns and navigation).
  • With cutting-edge design ideas, you will take the industry standard to a new level with us.
  • You feel confident in moderating design sprints and workshops and to manage processes with clients.
  • You like to take over the guidance of junior & midlevel team members.
  • You speak fluent German and English. Any additional language is a plus.
  • You have a residence permit/work permit for Germany.
  • Excellent teamwork/interpersonal skills, willingness to gain and share new knowledge, and the ability to communicate effectively.
  • Remain engaged, proactive, and positive in tough circumstances. Own assignments and take full accountability for their success.
  • Positive attitude, eagerness to learn, and ability to change direction quickly.
What we offer
  • An attractive and performance-oriented salary system with an established career development plan where everyone can be promoted with defined salary increases based on a transparent evaluation score.
  • A bonus plan based on personal performance, team performance, and company performance.
  • 30 days paid vacation per year.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • One paid training per year.
  • Free office goodies, drinks, and snacks.
  • Possibility to work from home office or in our bright office in Berlin Mitte.
  • Freedom to bring in new ideas and manage projects independently.

Application process:

  1. Interview: Video-Call to get to know each other, Chemistry Meeting, answering open questions (30 minutes)
  2. Technical interview: UX/ Interaction Design (3h)
  3. Personality and Team Fit: Q&A on skills, motivation, personal development, and professional goals

Who we are looking for:

Skill is just half the game: if on top of your UX/ Interaction Design skills you are a good communicator, proactive, like a good challenge, and are a great team player, you will feel right at home!

Is this you? Then join us!

Send us your complete application with a letter of motivation, the possible start date, and your salary expectations. We are looking forward to your application!