Product Design Lead (UX/UI)

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Product Design Lead (UX/UI)

As the Product Design Lead at Takeaway.com you are responsible for the user interaction of our platform for consumers, restaurants and drivers in Europe. You are part of the product team in our HQ in Amsterdam, from where you directly manage a creative team of UI and UX designers that are working within the development teams based in Berlin, Enschede and Amsterdam. Managing, educating, aligning and inspiring these creative players is one of your core features. Other than that you are the gatekeeper for our user interface, while always focusing on conversion and user experience. Your passion lies in perfecting the customer experience for all of our users in Europe, while managing stakeholders and most importantly: getting things done. You report directly to the Lead of Product and work closely with the vertical leads in Amsterdam to make sure your team has the right focus and delivers based on upcoming product developments.

FULL-TIME · 40 HOURS · AMSTERDAM

Responsibilities

  • Lead the product design in Europe (UX/UI)

  • Manage a team of UX and UI designers in Amsterdam, Berlin and Enschede

  • Collaborate with your direct team members from Product, your Product design team, brand marketing and other stakeholders to put the solutions to real problems in the hands of our users


Your Profile

  • 6+ years of relevant UI/UX design experience

  • 4+ years of experience in a team management role
  • Proven track record designing applications for the web and apps    

  • Deep knowledge of design patterns and usability heuristics                 

  • Clear persuasive vision about UX/UI, while focusing on solutions

  • Proven track record of data-driven designing

  • Mastery of design tools: e.g. Sketch, Illustrator, Photoshop

  • Familiarity with prototyping tools: e.g. InVision, Framer, Pixate, Principal, etc.

  • Fluency in English and a way with words – after all, ideas aren’t worth much if you can’t communicate them

  • Experience in e-commerce application design and AB testing


What We Offer

  • The freedom to go where no one in our company has gone before

  • Being part of a young, professional and international team

  • Great office in the heart of Amsterdam

  • Work in a fast-growing tech company

  • A competitive salary

  • Internal as well as external schoolings and conferences

  • Free usage of Playstation, football-table, Airwheel and Segway in the office


Our single global technology platform has been developed and enhanced over the last 15 years, what enables us to continuously increase the network of partner restaurants, the number of consumers and the quality of delivery. Scrum and agile comes naturally to us and we’re excited about the fact that what we build today will be used tomorrow.

The Takeaway.com platform is designed to deliver best in class experience to both consumers and restaurants. We still see a lot of opportunities to expand internationally, so if you want to make a difference by helping us continuously improve our technology and become a part of our success, come on board and join our team!