Senior UI Designer

Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland Full-time

Senior UI Designer 

 

We are looking for a Senior UI 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 120 people and placed nearly 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.

 

Team

 

Crowdhouse is 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 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 autonomous. 

 

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/

 

What you will be doing

 

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. 

 

  • Lead and support design within your product team by applying your craft: user-centered design, creating mockups and hi-fidelity prototypes, defining the visual language of a product, preparing production ready assets, and defining creative solutions to complex problems.
  • Contribute to high-level strategic product decisions with the rest of the product and management teams
  • Design services and web interfaces that are incredibly simple, elegant, and enjoyable for users
  • Collaborate and contribute to our design system and UI component library
  • Work with the design team to continuously raise the level of design within Crowdhouse.

 

Who you are

 

  • Experience designing digital products ideally within cross-functional product teams.
  • Mastery of modern design tools like Sketch, Figma, Framer X, Adobe CC, etc.
  • Familiar with the principles of user-centered design, strong focus on the user and translating their needs into useful and delightful experiences.
  • Deep knowledge designing for user interfaces in web and mobile platforms.
  • Strong communicator of design work, able to get buy-in from stakeholders by explaining the rationale behind proposals.
  • Proactive self-starter who loves to collaborate.

 

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 UI Design position on matthew.gilberthorpe@crowdhouse.ch