Open positions: Munich

Junior UX Designer

Futurice Munich is looking for a Junior UX designer to join our international team of digital service creators.

Do you love creating great user experience for digital environment? Is it your passion for designing digital services that have a real positive impact on people’s lives? Is it about being part of an organisation that cares for its employees and gives them the opportunities to grow?

If it’s a combination of all of these, then Futurice may be just what you need.

As Junior UX designer, we expect you to be able to shape the user experience for digital services together with more experienced designers, work as a member of multidisciplinary design & development team to polish the final product to deliver the highest standard of UX.

All team members have a wide range of responsibilities and are involved in every part of the design and development process, therefore positivity and a ‘can do’ attitude are crucial. Individuals are given the freedom to deliver the highest-standard of work in the best way possible. You might take part in co-creation sessions and workshops with our customers, as well as work closely with other designers and developers to create game-changing digital services.

Mutual respect is also an essential condition, as is passion, talent and energy. All team members need to be ambitious self-starters and have a desire to be part of a workplace with a lean, flat structure, built on a foundation of Nordic straightforwardness. Individuals are constantly given opportunities to learn and grow in collaboration with wonderfully nice and extremely talented people.

Above all Designers need to be excited by beautifully designed and innovative, cross media end-to-end digital experiences that have a positive impact on people’s lives and deliver real purpose for the customer.

Skills we are looking for:

  • 0 to 2 years of working experience in creating interactive user experience for digital services
  • A good understanding of users and usability
  • Digital service UX concepting skills
  • UI design skills (wireframes)
  • Ability to produce rapid and high fidelity prototypes to describe the behavior of concepts
  • Ability to plan and carry out design insight work with users
  • A passion to learn and grow
  • Enthusiasm for digital design best practice, new interaction models, design standards and emerging technologies.
  • Visual design skills (graphics) and production of pixel-perfect visual designs are a plus
  • Understanding of code and agile development is a plus
  • Fluent communication in our company language English. German skills are a plus

What we offer you:

We are a team of enthusiastic and ambitious people from a dozen different countries that aim to create a caring and inclusive workplace. We foster continuous improvement, learning and support people that want to spread their knowledge by teaching and giving back to the community.

We love Munich for its great quality of life and because it is home to some of the most advanced technology companies in the world, who work on some of the most ambitious and challenging projects. If you want to experience other cities you also have the opportunity to work at our other sites, e.g. Berlin, London or Helsinki, through client projects or our FutuHike program.

Futurice also offers sponsorships for open source contributions that you do in your free time. And since you know best what tools you need, you get to pick your work laptop, smartphone, tablet or smartwatch. Join us and become part of an international, highly transparent company culture with lots of exciting career opportunities!

Take a look at what we do and what we've done and get in touch. Don’t just tell us where you have worked or studied, tell us who you are and where you are heading and what you can bring to the Futurice design team. Describe what you already know and what you want to learn next and take a look at this blog post.

A digital portfolio with examples of successful projects that demonstrate creative visual thinking reflecting an comprehensive understanding of the design process for digital services is a crucial accompaniment to your application.

 

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For more information, contact:

Isabell Pörksen HR Manager