Senior Product Designer

Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland Full-time

Senior Product Designer 

 

We are looking for a Senior Product Designer to join our growing product team in our Zürich office. This role is a unique opportunity to work with an international team practicing modern user-centric design methods and building a market-leading real-estate platform. We believe strongly that our competitive advantage to all other players in the industry is having a strong digital backbone & expertise.

Crowdhouse has been profitable since our 2015 start, we have grown to over 140 people and placed over 1 Billion CHF of real-estate with investors through our platforms.

You will receive a modern, fun and collaborative working environment with a  competitive salary with bonuses (June and December) amongst other benefits. Crowdhouse offers a generous professional development budget and encourages designers to attend conferences.

 

Your New Team

Crowdhouse is now around 140 people. Our design team in total is 10 with dedicated Product Design, UX Design, Interaction Design, UI Design, UX Research and UX Writing roles. The Product Designer role is within one of our three cross-disciplinary product squads. A product squad contains a Product Owner, Designers, UX Researcher, UX Writer and Front-end/Back-end engineers, enabling each squad to be end-to-end automomous.

 

Crowdhouse 

We are shaping the future of real estate. We enable our users to Invest, buy and sell safely and conveniently in the largest digital real estate transaction platform in Switzerland.

https://crowdhouse.ch/en/

 

Your new role

We want to develop amazing products fast and in high quality. You will join a  cross-functional team partnering with product owners, UX Researchers, Engineers, Designers, UX Writers to develop products from concept to launch. 

  • Support and lead design within your product team by applying your craft: user-centered design, user research, wireframing and UI prototyping, hi-fi mockups, usability testing and implementation. 
  • Contribute to high-level strategic product decisions with the rest of the product and executive teams
  • Design web interfaces 
  • Collaborate with the design team to continuously raise the level of design within crowdhouse
  • Work on a product to disrupt the real estate market in Switzerland and soon in Europe.

 

Who you are

  • You have been designing digital products ideally within cross-functional product teams
  • You are familiar with the principles of user-centered design, strong focus on the user and translating their needs into useful and delightful experiences.
  • You have deep knowledge of the entire product development process, from exploring and iterating concepts through detailed UI and visual design
  • You are a strong communicator of design work, able to get buy-in from stakeholders by explaining the rationale behind proposals.
  • You are a proactive self-starter who loves to collaborate effectively with engineers.
  • You have excellent spoken and written English

 

What to expect from Crowdhouse 

  • A high degree of autonomy 
  • Collaboration with an international team based in Zürich
  • Personal development budget 
  • More can be found at careers.crowdhouse.ch

 

Contact

Contact our head of talent for more details about the Senior Product Design position on matthew.gilberthorpe@crowdhouse.ch