Product Designer

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Mid Level

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Designer

About the role:

As a Product Designer, you will be involved in all stages of the product development process, from concept to launch. You will lead, iterate and maintain products by translating complex problems into an inspiring and valuable user experience, creating incredible visuals and rapid prototypes, and approaching the problems in an empathetic human-centered way.

What you will be doing:

  • Conduct design and user research in all the different stages of a product’s development
  • Explore and communicate design concepts through artefacts like sketches, user flows, wireframes, prototypes
  • Create visuals and rapid prototypes across various platforms respecting Volkswagen Group’s brands’ guidelines
  • Pair with other designers to share work responsibilities and continuously validate design decisions together
  • Embrace collaboration, feedback, and work hands-on in cross-functional product teams
  • Engage stakeholders and your team to ensure your design fits business goals, technical constraints, while meeting user needs
  • Innovate and iterate on lean and agile principles, designing software solutions that work

What you will bring:

  • At least 3 years of professional product design experience or similar
  • Deep user empathy and strong user experience sensibilities
  • You know how to conduct research and you can turn user research into insights
  • You design simple, elegant, and user-friendly flows across a range of platforms in an agile way
  • Strong knowledge in visual design and proficiency with industry-standard design tools (e.g. Sketch, InVision…)
  • You are used to collaborating with PMs, engineers, and designers in cross-functional product teams
  • Experience with two of the following: lean startup methodologies, agile development methodologies, working directly with clients
  • A degree in Design (Communication Design, Product Design, Interaction Design, Graphic Design, UX, HCI) or a related field OR equivalent professional experience
  • Fluent English speaker (it’s our day-to-day official language)
  • International experience or experience working in a distributed company is a plus

Keep in mind a few things that we want to see in your portfolio:

  • How you think – present the problem and path to solution
  • Understand the design process – wireframes/mockups/sketches, anything that helps us understand how you achieve the final result
  • Portfolio in English – we work in a multicultural environment

Benefits & Perks:

This is a true opportunity to join an amazing atmosphere on our local company culture build up, with the support of a solid international group, and to be part of an Agile environment where you can learn, share, and interact in a place where your ideas are valued and you have a voice.

  • Flexible working hours
  • Remote friendly model adapted to each team’s needs and preferences
  • Continuous learning with access to Udemy
  • Wellbeing program extendable to your household
  • Health insurance extendable to your household
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunity to join the company’s pension fund
  • Home Office Setup to build your dream home office
  • Home allowance, to receive in your payslip or use in our flexible benefits platform (e.g. internet/data expenses, public transports card)
  • Smartphone + Telecom with voice & data plan
  • Discounts on VW Group cars and special conditions on financing
  • Relocation package (if applicable) & Visa process sponsorship

Unsure if you meet all these requirements? Please apply anyway! We would love to hear from you!

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