Senior Product Designer Mobile / UI/UX Design (m/f/d)

Zeitgold enables entrepreneurs to focus on what they are truly passionate about - their products and customers - and frees them from paperwork. By combining artificial intelligence and experts, we offer an end-to-end solution for managing the financials of cafés, restaurants, craftsmen, and agencies. Zeitgold empowers the owners to get bookkeeping, payroll, invoice payment, collections and coordination with their tax advisor done in less than 10 minutes per day on their smartphones, saving around 10 hours per week and creating clarity of mind.

Zeitgold was founded in 2015 and is based in Berlin and Tel Aviv. Co-founders Stefan Jeschonnek (MBA, Stanford) and Jan Deepen (PhD, WHU) previously co-founded fintech company SumUp. Stefan and Jan teamed up with Kobi Eldar (8200 alum), who led a cybersecurity unit in the Israeli Defense Forces and had leading roles in several Israeli tech companies.

We are backed by Battery Ventures (investor also in GoEuro and N26), Holtzbrinck Ventures (investor also in Zalando, Flixbus and SumUp) and a number of well-known business angels from Germany, Silicon Valley, and Israel.

Join us in our office in Berlin Mitte and let’s take small businesses into the digital age.

Your role

  • You envision how people experience our product and bring that vision to life in a way that feels inspired, refined and even magical.
  • You'll take complex business administration topics like accounting and payroll and transform the information visually easy to understand, easy to read, and easy to find.
  • You collaborate effectively with your team of Designers, Engineers and Product Managers throughout the design process 
  • You are responsible for both UX and UI Design — from creating user flows and wireframes to building fully interactive and animated design for both Android & iOS
  • You'll establish a design system as well as consistent look and feel across our entire user experience, defining the style that conveys our brand in collaboration with Marketing and Engineering

Your profile

  • You are an outstanding product designer with at least 3 years of experience in UI Design for Native Mobile Apps
  • You have experience in both UX and UI Design, but UI is your clear passion and area of expertise that you showcase in a strong portfolio with relevant mobile works, using the latest UI trends, conventions, techniques, and technologies for both iOS and Android Apps
  • You have excellent visual design skills like defining UI colors, typography, layout and interactive elements with sensitivity to user-system interaction
  • You are an expert in designing useful as well as delightful micro-interactions, animations and transitions
  • You are able to create and maintain a Design System / Pattern Library together with our Engineering team
  • You are able to communicate the user experience at various stages of the design process by making compelling designs and concepts and expressing them in compelling visual and verbal ways
  • You have experience with prototyping and at least a basic understanding of conducting user research and user testing to better inform designs and focus on our users
  • You are able to solve problems creatively and effectively and manage complexity in a way that still feels easy for the user
  • You have strong skills in spoken and written English; German would be a plus

What we offer

  • A fast paced environment with meaningful work
  • A feedback-seeking culture that fuels personal growth
  • The chance to make a major difference in our team and in our customers’ lives
  • A super transparent information policy with flat hierarchies (we call this “we treat each other as adults”)
  • A great, international team of people passionate about technology and small businesses
  • Amazing offices in Berlin Mitte and Tel Aviv with healthy food and drinks provided—weekly Ping Pong tournament included ☺
Are you ready to start an exciting position in Berlins finest FinTech company? Then we are awaiting your application with your portfolio with interest!