Team Lead UX Design (m/f) // Oetker Digital

April 10, 2017
At Oetker Digital we support our group companies in shaping their digital agenda and share our competence to pursue the digital future of the Oetker Group. Our ambitious goals will lead us and our group companies along exciting paths! Share your passion to create best-in-class user experiences and become part of our team.

Your Future:

  • Ensure the contribution of the full value of the UX Design team to all our efforts
  • Collaborate closely with Product Managers and Engineers in product discovery, concept development and refinement, prototyping, user research, user testing, execution and fine-tuning
  • Align and collaborate with commercial stakeholders on design choices and style guides
  • Manage day-to-day operations of the UX Design team, including project staffing, setting priorities and ensuring project goals are achieved
  • Contribute as the most senior designer in the team with vital input and direction to any of our projects
  • Manage recruiting and hiring of team members, develop team members to improve their methodologies, skills and results
  • Guide the team in direction, style and methodology
  • Develop a mindset and culture of innovation and collaboration within the team to ensure that they are healthy, happy, inventive, curious and open

Your Strengths:

  • Solid experience in designing digital user experiences in a variety of context: desktop, mobile, apps – for branding, ecommerce, and engagement-centric properties
  • Understand implications of UX requirements for implementation to align with engineering teams
  • A jack of all trades in User Experience Design rather than an expert in one area – ability to pull together the experts and guide to the best result
  • Experience not only in delivering on the implementation side of design, but also driving the process of research and ideation
  • Experience in working in mixed teams of Product, Commercial, Engineers and Design experts and in creating new products in fast iteration cycles
  • Able to find and select the right people for the team and to train people to expand the level of knowledge and skill
  • Involved in the UX community and always on the lookout for new UX trends or best-practice developments
  • An eye for detail, but the ability to not get lost in it
  • Required: BFA or BA in related field, Graduate degree in Media or Design preferred
  • Relevant design experience plus some experience in leading and developing teams
  • A self-motivated, pro-active and positive attitude
  • Fluent in English, German is a plus

Our Promise:

As part of an open-minded and highly motivated team you will pursue interesting projects with impact on the Oetker Group. Voicing your own ideas and exploring new paths, you will work in a dynamic and team-oriented environment. Our core values reflect those of a family-run business and as such we are committed to investing in you and your personal and professional development. Our new Berlin office in Prenzlauer Berg offers fresh fruit, free drinks and delicious products from Oetker Group companies.

Interested? Become part of our team and shape the future of the Oetker Group!

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