Head of Product Design (UX)

Berlin, Germany · UX expand job description ↓

Description

MVP Factory delivers the best software in the market, combining elite engineers, designers and product managers with artificial intelligence on our platform. We enable companies of all sizes to efficiently design, test, build and scale top technology products.

As the Head of Product Design you will build & lead our ideation & design function, helping our clients to build the best products & software for their market.

You must have a proven track record of design-led product management, excellent communication skills, and a deep understanding of web, mobile products, and the strategies around them. As a trusted design expert, you will consult potential customers to understand their needs and what kind of custom software product they want to build. You value customer relationships and know how to develop amazing experiences both for the client, and their end users.

We are looking for team members who understand & have a passion for product, with a firm understanding of both start-up and corporates ecosystems & priorities. You like getting your hands dirty and playing with new & innovative concepts, all while juggling multiple projects and leading by example.

Your Role:

  • You'll work with our internal delivery teams & extended network of UX Designers to offer our clients a best-in-class experience when designing innovative custom solutions for their businesses
  • Design a clear Product & UX strategy for the business, building a replicable and effective process to ensure we not only win & deliver the best projects, but become a thought leader with our approach and best practices
  • Seamlessly work with the client to help them turn concepts into intuitive protoypes, flows, wireframes & general mock-ups for various devices and interfaces
  • You instinctively know how to ask the right questions, gathering the correct information whilst building rapport with clients
  • You take the time to understand the relevant business/user challenges and create sophisticated solutions
  • You consistently test ideas with targeted & well-executed research & user-testing throughout the process
  • You'll be our in-house creative expert, evangelising design thinking across both external and internal practices
  • You act a key stakeholder for both our product and tech divisions, ensuring watertight communication on execution whilst creating a sense of teamwork & community across several locations

Requirements

Your Profile:

  • Extensive experience in Product Management and User Experience
  • Strong portfolio of end-to-end design & product builds across a variety of platforms and businesses
  • Amazing communication skills - you know how to deal with challenging stakeholders and educate where necessary
  • Technical affinity - you're comfortable working with tech teams and familiarise yourself on the latest technologies & innovations
  • Leadership - you know how to motivate and drive a team forward, while setting clear goals and being accountable for your people
  • Opportunity to build a design community through our client networks and Elite partner profiles
  • Fluent in German and English

Benefits

Why Us?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Opportunity to build a design community through our client networks and Elite partner profiles
  • Open-minded and flat company structure where taking leadership is welcomed
  • You’ll be a part of our lively team and MVPF community. We’re passionate about what we do, have fun while doing it and work with the best people in their fields
  • Top-notch technology equipment - whatever you need to do your job the best way possible
  • "Take as you need" vacation policy + occasional pop-up offices in sunny places like Cape Town
  • 29th floor light infused office with breathtaking views over Berlin
  • Regular team events - we celebrate our successes together
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