|Beschreibung der Tätigkeit
We at Spreadshirt put the customers’ needs at the center of our attention. Together as a team, we connect business and product visions to empower customers to express themselves with the things they wear, use and carry.
We need a true design leader who can manage and develop how we create, conceive, and build digital products and experiences. This is why we need your strong ability of visual and creative expression. However, your main focal point will be on the design of digital products with a strong emphasis on customer needs. You will lead the design team in Spreadshirt’s Personalization Services Business Unit – the largest Business Unit within Spread Group – a well-established, customer-centric department committed to creating simple, exciting, and empowering experiences for our users.
You will drive the impact of UX/UI and Visual Design on our customers
You will develop the Spreadshirt brand and establish a clear connection between product design and visual design, in close collaboration with the Design Lead from Spreadshirt Marketplaces
You will improve our design process and establish a design strategy together with other Design Leads that ensures high quality results
You will create a design vision that brings user and business needs in line, and drive forth its development
You will be responsible for the user experience, product and visual outcome within the Personalization Services department
You will align user needs and stakeholder needs, while maintaining a user-centric focus
You will lead and mentor an experienced visual designer
You will collaborate with directors, product owners, and marketers across the business unit and organization
You will participate in user testing and analyze results with the rest of the product team and the user research team
You will create prototypes from the first sketch to professional mock-ups and document user interface/ interactions requirements for engineers
You will directly report to the commercial director of the Personalization Services department (the Create-Your-Own section)
You will be a member of the product team and work closely together with Spread Group’s Design Guild
You will employ design thinking, workshop techniques, and visualization skills to influence strategy and decision making across the business unit
You have excellent interaction abilities and visual design skills
You have at least worked in a web-design environment for 5 years, and at least 3 years of those in product design
You have proven experience of combining a customer-centric mindset with business goals
You have already developed a visionary product concept through to its implementation in an agile environment
You have gained experience with prototyping as a means of exploring and conveying design solutions
You have a pragmatic approach to developing design ideas with teams of designers, business leaders, and engineers
You have an outstanding portfolio showcasing a solid foundation in typography, interaction, and visual design
You have a strong commercial focus
You can speak and write in English excellently
Nice to have
Agency experience is a plus
Some experience working with user research (ethnography, contextual interviews, setting up user test goals)
We value diversity at Spread Group. We are proud of and continue to encourage the increasing diversity of our company culture and community. Your skills, talents, and experience are our focus no matter your age, ethnicity, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital or disability status.
High levels of responsibility and career development opportunities
An open and colorful company culture with flexible working hours
A lot of room for your ideas in a relaxed work environment
Great work with friendly colleagues in motivated teams and flat hierarchies
Continuous training with workshops and conferences
Bright and friendly offices, a huge kitchen area for mutual lunch breaks, terraced roofs and a lot more
A feel-good factor thanks to free fruit baskets, water dispensers and coffee vendors as well as PlayStation, table tennis & table football, heaps of events and – of course – a whole lot of T-shirts
We look forward to receiving your application, preferably online via our career portal in English or German or in the form of a PDF document to email@example.com. Please state reference number V00−1268 and don’t forget to let us know about salary expectations and your earliest starting date.
P.S.: We love creative CVs, a can-do attitude and fresh perspectives. We want characters full of ideas and drive--no matter how old you are, where you come from or what you’re all about. Show us what you’re made of!
We would like to fill this position without support of staffing agencies.