Junior UX Designer

  • Product
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Junior UX Designer

Job description

Tiqets is one of the fastest-growing tech startups in the Netherlands, and we’re hiring!


As a Junior UX/UI Designer, you’re a key part of the Tiqets Product team. Your task will be executing the interface design process, integrating inputs from research and business teams to produce highly effective cross-device UI designs ready for implementation.

At each stage, you’ll anticipate what users need, act as their advocate, and create intuitive and elegant user experiences. You’ll work closely with UX designers, developers, product owners, and copywriters, and business stakeholders and more to build and continuously improve the user experience.

You’ll be mentored by the Designers in the Product team to help you develop your skills, while gaining experience working in a fast moving consumer e-commerce environment.


Responsibilities

  • Work closely with developers, product owners and copywriters to ensure a consistent and seamless user experience

  • Plan and execute user research to gain actionable insights and continuously improve the product. Identify customer problems and make recommendations for their resolution

  • Assess and optimize the performance of new and existing features by interpreting analytics data

  • Design extraordinary, consistent cross-device wireframes, prototypes, and ultimately user experiences for web users, following the process from conception to release

  • Follow and evolve Tiqets’ design guidelines and design library

  • Present and defend your design decisions internally. Your design decisions should be based on the overall design roadmap as well as your own design thinking and fundamental principles

  • Work across departments to improve internal tools


Requirements

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Design or Human-Computer Interaction or similar field of study, or equivalent practical experience

  • 2+ years of professional experience in UI design

  • Experience designing for a variety of device types

  • Experience with interaction design / animation / video editing

  • Proficiency in design and prototyping software and tools (like Figma and Sketch), coupled with a good understanding of web technologies such as HTML5, CSS3 Javascript.

  • Excellent English communication skills

  • You live within reasonable commuting distance from Amsterdam

What we offer

  • The chance to make an impact in the fastest growing startup in the Netherlands (2016 and 2017)
  • A multicultural team of ambitious and highly skilled colleagues
  • Central Amsterdam office (near the Amstelstation)
  • Pick your own hardware that makes you work most efficiently
  • Fresh coffee and free lunch every day, plus social events in and out of the office
  • An employee discount on all our tickets

Get in touch

Are you the UX Designer we’re looking for? Send your application via the application form on our website. We can’t wait to hear from you!

Are you representing an agency? Thank you for your interest in our job offer but we do not need external help to fill our roles.