User Experience Designer (f/m/x)
Step out of your comfort zone, excel and redefine the limits of what is possible. That’s just what our employees are doing every single day – in order to set the pace through our innovations and enable outstanding achievements. After all, behind every successful company are many great fascinating people. In a spacious modern setting full of opportunities for further development, ZEISS employees work in a place where expert knowledge and team spirit reign supreme. All of this is supported by a special ownership structure and the long-term goal of the Carl Zeiss Foundation: to bring science and society into the future together. Join us today. Inspire people tomorrow. Diversity is a part of ZEISS. We look forward to receiving your application regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, philosophy of life, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity. Apply now! It takes less than 10 minutes. User Experience Designer Thrive on innovation at a global technology leader. Develop exciting customer-centric digital solutions and business models in the diverse, dynamic and stable work environment at ZEISS Digital Partners. Join our inspiring colleagues in a modern workspace and benefit from our open culture. Cooperating closely with our ZEISS businesses around the globe, we enable the digital future @speed and @scale for ZEISS. Your role at ZEISS Digital Partners As a User Experience Designer, you will play a critical role in strengthening our ZEISS Digital Partners unit and actively contribute to the success of the digital transformation at ZEISS. You will take responsibility of the user-centered experience and interaction design for our website. With passionate commitment, you will create amazing designs, and — with the mentoring support of a dedicated team of committed people incl. other designers, frontend and backend developers — bring those live. By that, you will serve our >100,000 users with amazing web experiences — and help our >150 global editors with digital assets they will use to create incredible experience for their users. Process-wise, you will translate customer needs, user journeys and functional requirements into best-practice UI concepts, further developing and employing existing UI styles. You will bring in your ideas, understand customer's needs and translate them into wireframes — both for the customer (end user) and the web editor (content creator). To build up our team, we are now seeking a User Experience Designer to be based in Munich or Jena, Germany.Your profile Bachelor or Masters degree in Interaction Design, HCI or an equivalent work experience 2+ years of professional experience preferably in a quickly scaling startup and/or renown design agency A strong passion to design flows and experiences that are elegant yet simple. You have a good eye for details - and do not find it difficult to identify inconsistencies. Deep understanding of wire framing/prototyping design tools like Sketch, Figma, Experience in handling the translation of concepts into running digital products / online services (SCRUM-way of working) A basic understanding of web technologies like HTML and CSS and designing for CMS systems Strong social and communication skills, able to communicate efficiently and appropriately Very good verbal, written and visual presentation skills in English.