At StuDocu we believe in one thing: setting knowledge free will help humanity overcome its greatest challenges. StuDocu is the world’s leading community for university students. Every month we help more than 15 million university students to get smarter, faster. Being active in over 60 countries already and accelerated by a recent investment of 50 million USD, we are well on our way to completing our mission of supporting all higher education students around the globe!
There are at least 3 valid reasons why you will love working at StuDocu as our new UX/UI Designer. First, we A/B test our product like crazy to validate our design and product decisions. Second, StuDoucs’ design team is a growing, multinational organism and we invest in user research to find the best possible solutions for problems our users all around the world may be facing. Third, while working on both, new and existing features, you will collaborate with people across the whole company and affect 15 million students who are using our solutions on a monthly basis.
What you'll be doing:
Formulating hypotheses together with your team and turning them into first-rate design solutions.
Collaborating with developers to reach high-quality implementation.
Measuring the performance of your decisions with the team and iterating when needed.
Approaching design in a data-driven way.
Researching on users’ perspectives and competitive landscape to generate solutions.
Running end-to-end design process for a variety of initiatives for web, app, and marketing purposes.
More reasons why you are going to love it here:
*During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are still interviewing and hiring, but all conversations will obviously be via video call! For now, StuDocu adopted a flexible remote-first policy, but we still require our 70+ employees to be located in or near Amsterdam in the Netherlands. We encourage our employees to visit the office once every other week to build relationships and socialize while abiding by the safety rules. When it's safe again, you will be able to take full advantage of our bright office in the center of Amsterdam with canals, restaurants, and cafes right around the corner.
At least 3 years of professional design experience.
You can translate requirements into functional, usable, and beautiful designs.
Experience working on designs for consumer products with a large user base.
Experience in validating design solutions using qualitative and quantitative methods.
Experience with creating and maintaining design systems would be a plus.
You have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and the ability to discuss design decisions confidently at all levels.