hy.am studios

Digital Designer

Based: Berlin
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 25 May 2018
Website: hyam.de
Job Listing Added: 10 April 2018

hy.am studios is a creative studio run by digital natives. We are a team of strategists, designers, storytellers, and developers. We build digital products and brand experiences that delight users by effectively combining strategy, design, and communication. Our award-winning products and campaigns help international startups and recognized brands in fashion, media and technology grow their brand and business.

We are currently looking for a Digital Designer to join our ambitious and talented product team. From the ideation stage to the final product, you will support our senior designers to concept and design state-of-the-art web applications for our clients.

You are someone who is not afraid to push forward with new concepts and ideas, and you are keen to create products, experiences, and brands that people love, then this is your chance to work with a highly skilled team on the next big thing. ;)

Your Responsibilities

- Collaborate with the product team to plan, design and build easy-to-use and elegant digital solutions
- Use benchmarking and quantitative research to gain valuable market and customer insights
- Define user personas and customer journeys through customer-centric design research methods
- Validate solutions through rapid-prototype user testing
- Create mockups with paper and pen, digital wireframes and user flows for mobile and web
- Assist senior designers in the process of transforming wireframes in pixel-perfect user interfaces
- Support with interaction concepts and animations
- Preparation of design assets for the development team

Your Profile

- 2+ years of product experience, preferably within a creative agency, brand or startup
- A versatile and impressive portfolio of user-friendly and delightful solutions, either online or PDF
- You live and breathe mobile apps and digital products, being deeply familiar with iOS and Android user interface guidelines
- Good verbal and written communication and presentation skills
- An open-minded creative with an analytical mindset who loves to get things done
- Experience working in an agile environment
- Good understanding of user-centered design
- Good understanding how and when to use prototyping
- Advanced experience with Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Principle, Frames, etc.
- Basic understanding of HTML & CSS is a plus
- A love for design with an affinity for fashion, music, and design
- Strong team player that values team success over personal success
- Fluent English (written and verbal) is a requirement, German is a bonus

hy.am studios is located a short walk from Eberswalderstraße U-Bahn in Prenzlauer Berg. We offer a great company culture and work environment, including a flexitime scheme, choose your own equipment, monthly BVG ticket, unlimited supply of Club Mate, fresh coffee and teas, access to monthly team social events as well as other benefits including team creative breakfasts every Friday.

We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our clients. This is something we value deeply and we encourage everyone to come be a part of hy.am studios.

How to Apply

Please send us your application, cover letter, a link to your portfolio (at least 3 examples of work-related projects) and other relevant documents to [email protected] with subject line “Digital Designer Application” - please state in your application your salary expectations and your earliest possible starting date.