UI Designer

PRODUCT | Nyon

The role

beqom is looking for a talented UI Designer to join our Experience Design team to conceptualize innovative new product features and functionalities for SaaS-based software in Nyon, Switzerland.

What you will be doing

  • You’ll be responsible for designing, researching, prototyping, and implementing features for future iterations of our enterprise software product.
  • Contribute to our design system with design guidelines, pattern libraries, content strategy and documentation to promote good UX & Design practices across our product and experiences.
  • Iconography design and implementation to help develop the visual language of our product and design system.
  • Design end-to-end flows and visuals and individually contribute to the product and feature set.
  • Give and solicit real-time feedback from other designers to continually raise the quality and craftsmanship of the product.
  • Inspire and encourage good UX & Design to colleagues to create coherent user experiences for complex business activities.
  • Partner with designers, engineers, implementation teams, QA, and business stakeholders, overseeing the implementation of the user experience from ideation to launch - as well as post-launch design support

Essential Skills

  • At least five (5) years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, information architect, or similar design-related roles.
  • Expert design knowledge of enterprise software development for mobile and or desktop interfaces and patterns.
  • Experience developing system level UI patterns library  such as grids, framework, components, icons, and animations..
  • Critical thinking and analysis skills as they apply to understanding and designing complex data processes and KPI models related to HR and Human Capital Management
  • Data visualization skills for analytics and modeling
  • Experience communicating complex ideas and designs to multiple stakeholders. You must be able to:
  • Clearly articulate design decisions to a set of internal stakeholders
  • Present design vision and gather feedback from customers - from end-users to C-level management stakeholders
  • Step back and help build product strategy – thinking beyond just incremental features
  • Knowledge of Accessibility compliance (WCAG 2.0)
  • Fluent in English (written and oral)
  • Thrive in dynamic, fast-paced environments
  • Expert knowledge of visual design principles and collaboration tools (e.g. Sketch, Adobe Creative Cloud, InVision, etc.)

Nice to have's

  • Experience working with large enterprises and/or financial services
  • Ability to prototype in HTML, CSS, & JavaScript. React experience/knowledge a big plus.
  • Motion design and animation skills
  • Experience working with Agile methodologies
  • Expert knowledge and experience implementing WCAG 2.0 AA or higher accessibility standards in real-world projects.
  • Responsive design and/or mobile software development experience.

Benefits

  • Dynamic environment favouring initiative and autonomy
  • Support of entrepreneurial behaviour
  • Annual company kick-off, always somewhere fun and exciting!
  • Strong company culture: check our Glassdoor reviews!

Why beqom

beqom is a fast-growing global enterprise software company. We focus on managing compensation and performance for the world’s largest companies. This means we work with the most exciting brands worldwide.
 Our mission is to make the employees of our customers happy. To accomplish that mission, we first start with making our own people happy.

We operate in a high-growth entrepreneurship environment with passionate, enthusiastic, hardworking and smart individuals that are dedicated to our mission. 
If you recognize yourself in this description and want to join such an environment, let’s get in touch!

Would you like to apply?

Write us an email: recruitment@beqom.com explaining shortly why we should hire you!

“What I value most at beqom is the people I get to work with. Every single one, from the management to the employees, is hand-picked to fit the culture. This makes the experience of working with any department a pleasant one.”

Joost Hoppenbrouwers, beqom Head of Services & Product Development