Senior Product Designer / UI

Job Category

  • Technology & UX/UI Design


  • Berlin


  • Full-Time
  • Professional Level


  • Zalando SE

You Are Ready To Make An Impact

At Zalando our Product Design teams combine empathy, science and creativity to make engaging and joyful user experiences.

As a Senior Product Designer / UI, you will put the polish on our interfaces, deliver excellent joy-of-use and help us build deep emotional connections with our +19 million customers.

In our career development initiatives, so-called Tour of Mastery, you will take on a series of focused, deep challenges (each ca. 9-18 months) within a specific product team, executing on a specific mission.

Your first mission will be to achieve a concrete goal focused in one of these areas:

  • Designing, testing and iterating daily eCommerce interactions with millions of customers across Europe
  • Ideating, incubating and launching innovative new products and ideas as part of our mobile app and web ventures focusing on delighting the user

You Are Setting Standards

  • Design excellent mobile apps or responsive web experiences including grids, typography, graphics, photography and icons
  • Go beyond screens with meaningful transitions and captivating animations
  • Ensure a consistent experience across channels and devices
  • Evolve and maintain UI guidelines including colors, icons, typographic specifications, graphic, photographic and motion concepts as well as other relevant elements
  • Critique and improve the work of your peers and incorporate their critique into your own designs
  • Collaborate closely with UX interaction designers, product managers, and front-end engineers
  • Build high-fidelity web prototypes and iterate based on user insights
  • Translate business goals, product requirements, research and testing insights into highly desirable, intuitive products

You Are Skilled

To land this job you will show and explain raw artifacts from various stages of the design process that illustrate your proven ability to:

Craftmanship. You are fluent in design techniques, principles and tools like InVision, Sketch, Marvel,...

The sense of Aesthetic. You translate brand CIs/trends into powerful & distinct visual language.

Visual Design. You create great logos, illustrations, icons, and can visualize data.

Motion Design & Hi-Fi Prototyping. You build meaningful animations/transitions and testable dummies.

Systematic Design & Visual Documentation: Abstracts design to the whole + effectively specs UID for devs.

You Are Offered

Peers. We have highly diverse and International, accomplished User Researchers, UI Designers and UX  Designers that act as a Product Design Team to drive our products to the next level.  

Culture. A workplace where trust, empowerment, and feedback are valued; positive, inspiring working atmosphere. In our UX show & tell every second week, we foster knowledge sharing in our Product Design community.

Development. Mentoring; personal branding support focused on leadership; diverse career opportunities. We believe in a purpose driven approach in motivating and developing people. In our Tour of Mastery, we help you to grow to engage with great design communities all around the world. Think about creating your own personal branding within the UX design community. We definitely encourage and help you to play an active role in our initiatives.

Perks. Competitive salary; great shopping discount on a wide range of products on; discounts from external partners; office in the heart of Berlin; public transport discounts; relocation assistance for internationals; municipality services; flexible working times; family service and parent & child rooms; and volunteering time off; diverse sports and health offerings.

Does this sound like fun?

Whether you've been designing for years or are just starting out, we’d love to talk to you. Tell us what next step you want to take in your career. Let’s tap into your passion and potential.

If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact recruiter Matthias Schmeißer

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