At InterNations, we’re dedicated to making expat life a great experience! With about 3 million members in 390 cities around the world, regular local events, interest-based groups, and useful information, InterNations is the biggest global network for people who live and work abroad. What started as an idea over ten years ago is now changing the lives of expats and global minds around the world each and every day. With a team from over 30 countries, we believe in the benefits of international experience, cultural exchange, and the power of bringing people together. Together we’re constantly growing and learning, coming up with new ways for our members to feel more at home, meet other international people, and enjoy their stay abroad.We offer:
Are you the right one for our team?
- a growing, dynamic company with an international team
- a friendly atmosphere and the space to pursue your ideas
- regular workshops about work-related topics and soft skills
- independent projects and training sessions for interns
- weekly team breakfasts, fresh fruit, and regular team events
Then send us your application (CV and cover letter) today!
About the Role
Our Visual Designers create compelling, engaging, and brand-aligned designs for our feature portfolio across both our website and our mobile apps. They transform business requirements, user needs, and technical capabilities into visual designs that are easy to understand, visually exciting, and emotionally engaging. They play an essential role in bringing ideas to life.
We’re looking for someone who wants to shape their own development. You’re looking for a company where you can pursue your passion for visual design across various functions, influencing design quality across all parts of the company.
As a Senior Visual Designer at InterNations, you will:
collaborate closely with UX designers, product managers, and engineers to deliver functional design solutions and to take visual aspects of our product to the next level
develop, maintain and implement our pattern library in collaboration with the UX designers and be responsible for our online style guide
turn wireframes into high-fidelity visual designs aligned with our brand and style patterns
maintain and enhance our visual design and style guide in line with our brand positioning
present designs to team members and management and get them excited about the ideas behind the visuals
mentor junior visual designers and share your knowledge of design methods, tools, and trends with the rest of your colleagues
set up design validation scenarios and questions for user test lab sessions
You meet the following requirements:
a minimum of five years’ experience with user interface and visual designs
degree in design studies / visual communication (bonus: experience with interaction design)
a relevant portfolio of web and mobile interface designs
significant experience with customer-facing digital products
strong affinity for the latest trends in app design and interface concepts
experience in working with fast-paced, lean, and agile delivery processes
strong problem-solving skills and a “get-things-done” attitude
a passionate team player with excellent communication skills
extensive knowledge of prototyping tools (Sketch, Invision)
fluency in English — German considered a plus
A comprehensive portfolio is an essential piece of any application. Applicants who do not include a PDF or URL with work samples unfortunately cannot be considered. Please ensure that your portfolio describes your role in each project.