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Senior Product Designer

sennder

sennder

Product, Design
Berlin, Germany
Posted on Friday, June 21, 2024

sennder is Europe’s leading digital freight forwarder. In a traditional industry, we are moving fast to digitize and automate all road logistics processes. We move trucks with courage and the power of data to unlock endless and sustainable capacity at exceptional quality. Get to know us better by reviewing our "About Us" presentation.

We are a growing team looking for a Senior Product Designer in our central Product Design department to help us on our journey to revolutionize road freight logistics. The role is located in our Berlin/Amsterdam office.

WHAT YOU WILL DO …

As a Senior Product Designer, you’ll work on interesting responsibilities like crafting well-designed experiences from real user insights and supporting end-to-end user journeys. You’ll be collaborating closely with Product Managers and engineers while also overseeing the design vision from discovery to execution. In this role, you will …

  • Navigate through all phases of the design process: participate in research, define the problem space, design user flows and wireframes, design exceptional UI with our design system, create prototypes, create production-ready designs, participate or conduct usability testing and support the team during implementation
  • Be an advocate for our users, trace their journeys to understand their pain-points, find opportunities and help the team find the right solution, and then you will iterate
  • Work closely with Product Managers and engineers in your team, and collaborate with the other designers
  • Have deep expertise working with design systems and contribute to building and growing our Design System
  • Be responsible for the consistency of our user experience while taking it step by step to the next level

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR …

  • 5+ years of product design, extensive proven experience working on digital products, preferably B2C applications
  • A portfolio that demonstrates evidence of launching software at scale in a fast-paced product organization
  • Deep knowledge of user-centric methodologies, interface and interaction design, a proven track record of working within and contributing to a design system
  • Ability to work independently to explore concepts from beginning to end, yet also crave healthy feedback loops with your ideas
  • A strategic mindset, your design decision is influenced by user, business and technical needs
  • Effective communicator when articulating your vision, strategy, and decisions of your design solutions
  • Team player, able to capture the critiques and transform them into opportunities to improve your designs

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT…

At sennder, we want to maximize the individual potential of all employees and reinforce an inclusive culture and environment of continuous learning that empowers people to succeed as a team. In addition to humility, we value commitment, team spirit and respect to build fruitful collaboration across teams. Learn more about who we are on our career site.

  • Fast growth scale-up with an international team of 1000+ people, 74+ nationalities spread across 11 European offices. With English as our common language, we are able to work together.
  • Learning and development on the job and with the support of a bi-annual review process, learning allowance, high potential programs, sennder onboarding academy, and internal trainings.
  • Various opportunities to connect with colleagues through regular team events and company get-togethers such as our highly anticipated sennder Summer Camp.
  • Prioritize employee engagement and mental well-being by fostering a supportive environment through the Likeminded platform and conducting regular employee satisfaction surveys.
  • Hybrid work model where you seamlessly merge virtual productivity and in-office collaboration with your colleagues.
  • Commuter allowance to assist employees with their daily travel expenses and a one-time home office benefit to ensure that you're properly equipped wherever you work.
  • Competitive compensation package including objective-based bonus, referral reward, and in some cases virtual option plan.

We value humility and we're as interested in your character as we are in your talent. Please apply, even if you feel you only meet part of our listed criteria. Diversity drives our innovation and we offer a collaborative, dynamic, and international work environment. Just be yourself. We are excited to meet you and for you to join us in shaping the future of the logistics industry in Europe.

If you have any questions or need special accommodation please reach out to us at ta@sennder.com. As soon as you apply your journey with sennder begins.