Shpock has more than 10 million active users and over 2 billion page impressions. These numbers and regular #1 rankings in the App & Google Play Store in three countries (Germany, UK, Austria) make Shpock one of Europe’s most popular shopping apps.
Behind the success of the app stands a team of over 100 highly motivated people from many different nationalities. Shpock has received two accolades from tech industry leaders : The Best of 2017 award in the field of Sustainability from Apple and the Android Excellence App of 2018 in the Google Play Store.
Shpock is recruiting an experienced senior design leader who will inspire and grow the product design team that creates and builds the user experiences our customers value.
Today Shpock is reaching millions of people living in the United Kingdom and beyond. Your role is at the center of this to unlock the true potential of our mobile marketplace.
What you will do
Lead a team of four product designers (and growing) across multiple locations and enable them to grow through best-practices and attention to detail to ensure consistency and impact
You will provide context, coaching and guidance as the team works toward our business objectives you will inspire, not merely direct
Establish and be the champion for a strong product design culture across the whole company
Support and coach the designers in cross-functional squads to deliver end-to-end - from research, through UX and UI, to micro-interactions and delight
Be the owner of our design system, enabling us to provide a consistent experience to our users
Work directly with the CPO and CTO to apply an efficient and robust cross-functional design process
Work closely together with our product and engineering teams, collaborating with them on key projects
Take a hands on leadership approach and actively support your team members in their tasks when needed
Deep expertise as a product designer, with an ability to focus on the details, but also at an abstract and conceptual level
Experience in leading or coaching a team of designers
A proven track record of building world-class native mobile app experiences
Ability to communicate your strategic design decisions and manage stakeholders at all levels of the organisation
Proficiency in modern design tools
An interest in emerging design trends and patterns
Experience with marketplaces or e-commerce products, would be nice
Your contact person : Britta Niederdorfer
We offer an attractive salary for this position based on your qualifications and experience. Austrian law requires us to post a minimum salary for this position, which is € 70.
000,- gross per year (for a full-time job). Of course we are ready to pay more. We will treat your application in strict confidence!