Design Researcher/UX Designer, Berlin (f/m)

Engineering - EMEA Berlin, Brandenburg Req.Num.: 7795


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Design Researcher / UX Designer, Berlin (f/m)

Job summary

As part of our engineering organization, the brand new design team in Berlin is seeking a strong designer. We are looking for someone with a passion for design reseach and a broad understanding of user experience and visual design, ideally within the area of enterprise product development.

The Perfect applicant will:

  • Take ownership to lead design projects by collaborating with a broader team of designers, Product Managers, UI developers, backend engineers and other Engineering leaders
  • Conduct design research in German language and actively communicate and apply insights into daily work
  • Define the direction of our flagship product’s design as a part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Work with other designers and backend engineering teams to ensure effective execution of designs
  • Have a strong Visual Design and UX portfolio
  • Have an ability to challenge status quo with attention to detail on UX and micro-interactions
  • Strong visual design skills.

Required skillset:
  • Able to work effectively in a dynamic environment, juggle multiple projects, and prioritize work
  • Know the latest on technology trends to inform and encourage modern design
  • Has strong Presentation and Communication Skills in English and German
  • Will present and communicate their design work to all stakeholders
  • Able to explain rationale for design decisions within a larger context. Regularly communicates project status and shares design iterations
  • Understands the mission and goals of design and is able to communicate this to product teams

Minimum requirements:

  • 3+ years of user experience design experience for web applications with bachelor’s degree in design/ graphic design/ fine art/ computer science or related CS/design field
  • Proficient in user research techniques and reports
  • Real passion for design, telling customer stories, and simplifying the complex problems
  • Strong working knowledge of the latest wire-framing/ design and prototyping tools
  • Familiar with usability testing (in person and remote), user research, contextual inquiry, interviews, qualitative design analysis, and design thinking
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to communicate effectively and concisely
  • Experience working across multiple phases of design (interaction, visual design and prototyping)
  • Work Visa for Germany
Preferred qualifications:
  • HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS3 knowledge, current on the latest responsive design techniques

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If you have questions or want to chat about the job we would love to hear from you on pia.betton@nutanix.com

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