Senior UI/UX Designer m/f - Dortmund

Job Category

  • Technology & UX/UI Design


  • Dortmund


  • Full-Time
  • Professional Level


  • Zalando SE
  • Zalando Payments SE & Co. KG

The Opportunity

At Zalando Payments, we are processing all financial transactions of Zalando’s fashion store and other consumer facing apps. Starting with a flawless user experience in the checkout over the processing of the payments to reconciliation in the backend, we cover the entire financial process to boost conversion and deliver a competitive advantage to our customers through smart risk steering.

As a Senior UI/UX Designer you will be responsible for creating the best possible payment experience for our customers, in both the responsive website, iOS and Android apps. You will closely collaborate with product and the engineering teams. You will be a crucial part in the entire development lifecycle all the way from thorough analysis to creating/polishing a beautiful UI.

Within Zalando Payments, you will work with many ambitious and skilled autonomous teams building and operating our microservices-based platform. We are embedded into the larger context of Zalando Tech and live up to the spirit of what we call Radical Agility — our culture that focuses on autonomy, mastery, and purpose (look it up!).

Your responsibilities

  • Turn product requirements into an excellent user experience and products that users love.
  • Design user interfaces that delight customers through exceptional joy of use.
  • Work in a variety of contexts, including responsive web applications, Android and iOS mobile apps.
  • Create and evolve UI guidelines to build a consistent user experience across screens and devices.
  • Create early prototypes and perform continuous user testing.
  • Define measurable criteria that allow us to iteratively test and improve our user experience.
  • Use your excellent communication skills when collaborating with engineering, product, customers, and other stakeholders.

Good candidates are passionate team players have a strong portfolio demonstrating their ability to work in a self-directed way on all of the above responsibilities.

What you can expect from us

We’ll pay you a market-rate salary and outfit you with the best tools. We’ll assist you with relocating to Germany and subsidize your daily commute. We offer the security of an expanding group of companies with 11,000 employees and a company pension plan.

But we expect that the true perks for you might be:

  • Impact: We think big and act fast. What you're doing today will affect millions of customers tomorrow
  • Tour of Mastery: When you join Zalando, you’re not simply accepting a job offer but embarking on your first mission within a larger tour of mastery. We aim to maximize your professional development by exposing you to multiples teams, disciplines and challenges over the course of your career
  • An international team of experts that will inspire and support you
  • A corporate culture where your skills are judged only by your results, not what you wear or how long you’re sitting at your computer
  • Personal branding support: From preparing talks and blog posts to networking with industry leaders
  • Community: hack weeks, movie nights, coder dojos, +70 self-organized tech guilds and more.
  • A large Zalando UX Community of Practice to align with and challenge your colleagues — and to spread customer-centricity into the entire company

And on top of that you get a 40% discount when you shop at Zalando.

About Zalando Payments

Zalando Payments was founded in June 2016  and operates all payment services of Zalando, Europe’s leading online fashion platform doing business in 15 markets. Delivering first-class shopping experiences to our +15 million customers requires moving fast — with micro services, agile processes and autonomous teams  —  and using cutting-edge, open source technologies. We are passionate about what we do and have fun while doing it. And we are willing to experiment and make mistakes: It’s how we grow.

Want to join us? Then go ahead and apply!

If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact our recruiter Jens Seeberger - or just drop by in our Dortmund office.

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