Visual UI Designer (Junior to Principal)

Job Category

  • Technology & UX/UI Design


  • Berlin



  • Zalando SE

Your opportunity

As a Visual UI Designer at Zalando you will put the polish on our interfaces, deliver excellent joy-of-use and help us build deep emotional connections with our +18 million customers. 

Your mission

As a designer at Zalando you will take on a series of focused, deep challenges (each ca. 9-18 months) within a specific product team, executing on a specific mission.

Your first mission will be to achieve a concrete goal focused in one of these areas:

  • Designing, testing and iterating daily eCommerce interactions with millions of customers across Europe
  • Ideating, incubating and launching innovative new products as part of one of our mobile app ventures focused on user engagement or mCommerce
  • Work with major fashion brands and partners to improve their presence and sales on Zalando within our B2B product offering

Where do you want to start to make a difference?

Your challenge

  • Design excellent mobile apps or responsive web experiences including grids, typography, graphics, photography and icons
  • Go beyond screens with meaningful transitions and captivating animations
  • Ensure a consistent experience between channels and devices
  • Evolve and maintain UI guidelines including colors, icons, typographic specifications, graphic, photographic and motion concepts as well as other relevant elements
  • Critique and improve the work of your peers and incorporate their critique into your own designs
  • Collaborate closely with UX interaction designers, product managers and front-end engineers
  • Build high-fidelity web prototypes and iterate based on user insights
  • Translate business goals, product requirements, research and testing insights into highly desirable, intuitive products

What we’re looking for

We are looking forward to seeing your visual UI design work and hearing you explain why it is awesome. We’d love to know how you tackled issues along the way and what roles you played.

What you get

  • Tour of Mastery: Become a better designer or strengthen your coding skills. We actively support you in your chosen field of expertise by giving you time, space and resources of your daily work.
  • Competitive salary & relocation assistance for internationals
  • Working within an international team of experts where mentorship and skills matter most
  • 40% Zalando shopping discount

Does this sound like fun?

Whether you've been designing for years or are just starting out, we’d love to talk to you. Tell us what next step you want to take in your career. Let’s tap into your passion and potential.

If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact recruiter Matthias Schmeißer.

About Zalando

Zalando is Europe’s leading online fashion platform, serving 15 markets. We deliver a first-class shopping experience to our +18 million customers which requires moving fast and using cutting-edge methodologies and technologies. We are passionate about what we do and have fun doing it. And we are willing to experiment and make mistakes: It’s how we grow.



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