UX/UI Designer // Styla GmbH

November 8, 2016

Styla is looking for a UX designer to help take our products to the next level.

We are a Berlin-based startup developing a smart design engine that enables brands to create beautiful magazines that work across all devices and platform. By supporting a direct integration with the most popular e-commerce systems, our service connects products and content to create a seamless shopping experience.

This is a full-time position, based in our office in Berlin. We have a great team with people from all over the world, with English as our main working language.

Learn more about us at www.styla.com.

As a well-rounded UX designer, you have thorough knowledge of design principles across a variety of platforms and media. We work in agile sprints with frequent feedback loops, so we’re looking for somebody who has experience in working in a fast-paced and innovative development environment. Ideally, you also have some experience with user testing and creating personas to use in your research.

In this role, you will:

  • help us craft the best possible user experience throughout all aspects of a customer’s journey
  • deliver sketches, mock-ups, user flows and functional specifications that help us push our products to the next level
  • facilitate and own our user testing endeavors using a variety of methods (e.g. usability testing, journey mapping, A/B testing)
  • work closely with product owners and engineers to improve our products
  • seek and incorporate feedback from clients, users and internal stakeholders

The ideal candidate:

  • 2-4 years of work experience in a similar role
  • highly proficient with design and prototyping software, e.g. Sketch, Adobe CS
  • impeccable aesthetic style and expert knowledge of design fundamentals
  • experienced with conducting user testing and analyzing findings
  • able to collaborate with a team to envision and iterate on concepts
  • excellent in open communication, able to convey ideas and defend design rationale
  • fluent in English, additional languages a plus
  • empathetic and open-minded
  • bonus: solid understanding of HTML/CSS

What you get out of it:

  • support to contribute to the growth of Styla
  • The opportunity to shape the future of publishing and storytelling
  • The possibility to shape and develop our customer’s success and with your
  • Apple working equipment (if you like)
  • Getting to know the big players in the fashion and lifestyle world
  • Working in an excellent team of young professionals and experienced founders

Application process:

If you feel that you are the person for this job, please contact us at wewantyou@styla.com with your application documents and we will get back to you as quickly as possible. Please send a portfolio along with your application including web and mobile products, as well as evidence of shipped products. Promising candidates might be asked to do a design exercise to evaluate their skills.

Please note: applications without a portfolio will not be considered.

We ́re up for a great adventure, take your chance and shape it with us!

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