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(Senior) UX-Designer*

Germany, Hamburg, HamburgProduct

Job description

Evernest is a Proptech Startup from Hamburg. Our mission is to create Europe’s best platform for real estate agents and completely redefine how homes are bought and sold in metropolitan areas.

We combine startup culture with years of extensive industry experience, creating a web platform as well as an app that seamlessly integrates and innovates upon every step of a real estate agent’s user journey. Through this, we shake up a traditional domain by tackling old problems with novel solutions.

We have an exciting roadmap ahead of us. We believe in the merit of design thinking, collaboration, experimentation and agile values. Thus our teams are cross functional, empowered to discover as well as deliver solutions, and responsible for the outcome of their work.

As a UX designer you are at the heart of upholding, facilitating and improving this culture.

Responsibilities

  • You become an expert in our users’ needs and employ that knowledge to disrupt the real estate industry

  • You invision, create and design novel solutions, user flows and user interfaces for our B2B and B2C product portfolio, reinventing the job of a real estate agent

  • Collaboration across team boundaries is key, as you discover and co-create the best possible solutions for our agents’ and customers’ problems

  • You share the ownership of discovering and delivering solutions that are valuable, usable, viable and feasible with your product team, consisting of product and design people as well as engineers

  • You use direct access to your users and employ whatever method and technique helps you in generating insights fast and continuously

  • You work closely with your peer product designers and product owners to create a community of practice and improve our design systems as well as our product culture, while the company is scaling rapidly

  • You foster an agile mindset, looking for ways to launch early and adapting plans as you learn about and measure the immediate impact of your solutions

  • Knowing the mission and what problem to solve, you routinely make and facilitate quick decisions on the team level


Qualifications

  • Once you know the problem the team is supposed to solve, you are able to self-organize your design process and gather the insights you need

  • While your focus is UX design, you are proficient in UI design

  • You have an excellent understanding of design patterns across different platforms: responsive web, mobile-first and native apps for Android and iOS

  • You are comfortable with the usual design tools like Figma or Sketch

  • You have a track record of successfully employing qualitative and quantitative user research methods

  • You are experienced with a wide toolkit of modern product design techniques and frameworks that you employ in your work

  • You can communicate efficiently and clearly in German and English

  • You have at least three years of experience working in UX design for digital products

  • You hold a university degree or a comparable qualification


Bonus Skills
  • Being experienced in service design is advantageous

  • Ideally you enjoy dabbling with UX writing

  • Being familiar with the Adobe CC is a plus


Benefits
  • Challenging position in a fast-paced environment

  • Ongoing coaching and feedback rich culture

  • Permanent position 

  • Opportunities to shape the company and grow personally

  • Productivity equipment (laptop, mobile phone)

  • A bright and spacious office in the city of Hamburg (walking distance to the Alster), in combination with a flexible mobile / remote work model

  • A highly motivated, talented and diverse team


*Your mindset is what matters to us - your age, your sex or your origin makes no difference at Evernest. It’s important that you fit into our team.

Sounds good? Just submit your resume and a sample of your work