(Senior) UX Designer (f,m,x)

{ About us:

As a subsidiary of DKB (Deutsche Kreditbank AG), we benefit from the financial backing and entrepreneurial expertise of an established company but also enjoy the flexibility and agility of a startup culture. By encouraging unconventional ideas and working hand-in-hand with other FinTech companies in the heart of Berlin, we are forging the banking of tomorrow.

{ What you’re going to do:

You are the user’s advocate and love to establish user experience strategies based on technical requirements, user-insights and definitions. You like creating applications used by hundreds of DKB employees per dayYou know how to balance conceptual work and pixel-perfect visual designs. Sounds familiar, right? You’re ready to educate a conservative industry about the USP of a well-crafted look, feel, and usability.

Your overall goal: forge a classical bank into a tech bank through collaboration by supporting your team with the digitalization of the credit process.

Get rid of the silo mentality. Forget about waterfall and support people working the agile way. That means you need to foster a spirit of constant learning and improvement. Creating best-in-class brand experiences in a conservative business might sound like moving mountains. It actually is. But who’s looking for small challenges?

{ Your Responsibilities:

  • You prepare and execute a wide range of UX activities working within internal scrum teams.
  • You accompany the user requirements during the agile implementation of the UI in the technical development.
  • You plan and facilitate user and stakeholder workshops.
  • You elaborate and present user-insights, problem definitions, personas and user journey maps.
  • You create purposeful visual user interface designs and low / high fidelity prototypes for applications similar to Salesforce in a consistent dialogue with our corporate strategy.
  • You accompany users through usability testings in our research lab.
  • You work out UI specifications based on Salesforce Lightning Design System and help us maintaining our own design system by creating UI libraries and components (Atomic Design).
  • You work in an inspiring and committed way in an interdisciplinary team with other UX Designers, Product Owners, Banking Experts, Developers and the parallel teams of the project.

{ What you bring to the table:

  • You’re keen to deep-dive in a complex internal banking processes for business customers and digitalize them.
  • You know how to create user flows and user interface designs.
  • You’re familiar with current UX and UI trends, modular design systems and UI libraries.
  • You’re safe in dealing with the common tools for conception, design and prototyping (e. g. Sketch or Adobe XD, we’re using Figma).
  • You have an agile mindset and experience in agile ways of working, design thinking methods and tools like Confluence and Jira.
  • You have a passion for user interfaces with high usability and outstanding user experiences.
  • You work in a structured, independent and result-oriented way.
  • You’re fluent in German (C2) and English (B2).
  • You’re passionate about your work, but also know how to enjoy your free time!

{ What we offer:

  • Continuously educate yourself: make use of your learning budget.
  • Use your very own SpenditCard.
  • Improve your language skills: we offer German classes.
  • Pizza and beer is so yesterday: we strive for the extraordinary team events.
  • We got you covered: free flow coffee, beer, soft drinks and fruit.
  • Meet-ups, hackathons, networking events – you name it, we’re hosting it.
  • We take care of all the bureaucratic paperwork.
  • You choose your own hardware.
  • Flexible working hours and home office: not your ordinary 9 to 5 job.
  • We don’t believe in dressing you for the job: come as you like and you’ll fit in perfectly.
  • Office located in the heart of Berlin.
  • And, of course: a competitive salary with 30 days of vacation per year for full time positions.

 { Our Values:

  • Human needs at the top of the backlog.
  • Customer be our king!
  • Learn. Grow. Repeat.
  • Build on failure & celebrate success.
  • We take responsibility – always!

At Code Factory we believe that every big journey starts with a first step. Our destination: creating tomorrow's banking. Four million customers have already placed their faith in us. Their wind farms and schools depend on our code. As a subsidiary of DKB, we benefit from the financial backing and entrepreneurial expertise of an established company but enjoy the flexibility and agility of a startup. By encouraging unconventional ideas and working hand-in-hand with other fintech companies in the heart of Berlin, we are reshaping modern finance.