Experience Research Lead (m/f/d)

Über uns

A healthier life is a happier life.

Vivy’s mission is to empower users in taking charge of their own health and medical narrative. With our holistic (universal) approach, our Mobile Application transforms users from being passive patients to proactive individuals to take charge of their own health. Adhering to the highest standards of data protection and encrypted technology, Vivy is the one place for users to consolidate with medical professionals, medical documents and health data at their fingertips.

As one of the first technical startups in the healthcare industry, our team is determined on creating real value that benefits our users lives by personalising user centric features. Based in the heart of Berlin as an international team we are always looking for charismatic and ambitious professionals who are ready to rattle the healthcare system.

Are you ready to join the revolution?

Your Role

Empowering a healthier you is what drives us at Vivy. With everything we do, we want to turn health into a holistic and insightful experience around our user. By creating a personal digital health assistant as a mobile app we want to transform users from being passive patients to proactive individuals that take charge of their own health. Adhering to the highest standards of data protection and utilizing state-of-the-art encryption technology, Vivy is the one place for people to store and manage their medical documents and health data, share it with e.g. healthcare providers in a secure and comfortable way.

As one of the first tech startups in the German healthcare sector, we are at the forefront of the digital transformation of the industry. Our international team based in the heart of Berlin is always looking for passionate and charismatic professionals who are ready to rattle the healthcare system. Are you ready to join the revolution?

YOUR ROLE

  • Set up, staff, lead and mentor the research team within Vivy Experience Design department

  • Lead the development of best practices around user research and help to further establish and facilitate a user-centered design process across departments as well as within our multiple cross-functional product teams

  • Lead and conduct research using a variety of different quantitative and qualitative research methods

  • Develop, explore and validate ideas and concepts together with our product designers and diverse experts through workshops, prototypes and continuous user tests

  • Generate actionable insights that inform strategic as well as concrete product design decisions

  • Develop navigation and information hierarchy concepts

  • Provide and communicate research results and learnings to establish a broad understanding for the needs and struggles of our users throughout the company and among our stakeholders

  • Stay on top of changing technologies, best practices in Experience Research and Design, as well as industry standards and introduce valuable additions to the Experience Design team’s user-centered design toolkit

Your Profile

  • 5 years of in-depth experience as an Experience/UX Researcher or Conceptioner working across different digital products or services

  • A proven track record of well-documented work in your portfolio

  • Solid skills and experience with the most common methods and tools in your field

  • Functional leadership experience is a big plus  

  • Fluent in German and English

  • An open and flexible mind, quick learning ability and structured way of thinking

Our offer

  • Be part of an international, ambitious and successful team, working with experienced people from the start-up-world
  • Flat hierarchies, as well as short and open channels of communication
  • High degree of freedom and responsibility
  • An opportunity to shape the face of a product that may enhance the life of millions of people  
  • Plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables and the opportunity to get healthy lunches from an online canteen
  • Weekly yoga & meditation sessions
  • Language classes
  • Work in a newly designed office in Berlin Mitte
  • Competitive salary
  • Hands-on practical experience in an early stage start-up