UI / Interaction Designer
Development (Zurich Hub)

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We are looking for a skilled UI / Interaction Designer (human) specializing in visual work, to join our vibrant team in Zurich (working remotely is also possible).

Amazee Labs is a global digital agency and one of the leading providers of Drupal and ReactJS solutions, based in Zurich, Cape Town and Austin. As part of the Amazee Group, we excel in the areas of user experience, user-centred design and high-performance websites and platforms. In a dynamic team, we are working with international clients and companies of varying sizes and industries.

Design at Amazee Labs

We believe good design can make a difference if it is meaningful and enhances user experience and our client's success. We strive to understand both the client’s challenges in his market and the user's needs and behaviour to design the best solutions. Our design team is all about co-creation across Zurich, Cape Town and Austin, open culture and a focus on the best ideas.

Job Description

  • Creates outstanding, visually and “tactile” appealing user interface designs and brand experiences within the creative workflow
  • Crafts strategically driven marketing solutions for brand and performance channels alike
  • Works with and for new and existing clients, from pitch to service/product
  • Transforms business needs, market research and user insights into visual systems with an outstanding user experience
  • Conducts workshops & brainstorming sessions internally or with clients to define design direction and concepts
  • Works out UI concepts (hi-fi wireframes or prototypes) based on predefined information architecture, content models, navigation concepts and user flow concepts
  • Designs outstanding hi-res User Interface Designs with the right eye for colours, icons, typography, and graphics
  • Presents UI design ideas to the client and elaborates on design decisions made
  • Takes care of interaction designs, UI animations and transitions, tests and specifies their behaviour in sync with developers
  • Reviews & improves existing designs & projects
  • Defines (digital UI-) style guides and UI design guidelines up to graphical structures in complex design systems
  • Collaborates closely with sprint- / development teams to ensure all details of visual designs are delivered to pixel-perfection.
  • Acts as brand guardian and ensures visual consistency
  • Plans and carries out usability evaluations
  • Investigates user behaviour and performs usability tests in collaboration with analysts

You should contribute

  • A very good feeling for design, typography and aesthetics
  • Attention to detail and a keen sense of design and aesthetics
  • Feeling for brands and effective visual communication
  • Specialisation in Visual Design, UI Design, Graphic Design
  • Knowledge of recent design trends and industry standards
  • Degree (or comparable education) in Service Design, Human Centered Design, Media System Design or comparable
  • Min. 3 years of experience in the field
  • Know How and interest in Design Process and Design Thinking / UX Methodology
  • Solid presentation skills, the ability to get people excited about your ideas
  • Tool know-how: Adobe XD, Photoshop, Illustrator, Invision, Principle, Framer
  • Basic understanding of technology (Frontend)
  • Clear communication
  • Excellent written and oral German and English

We Offer

  • Work for exciting clients like Daimler, Lindt & Sprüngli, Uni Heidelberg, Allianz, Zurich Tourismus and others – within a global team of creative and experienced professionals  
  • Budget for your tech equipment and gadgets every two years
  • An Annual budget for education and health & wellness
  • Offsite team gatherings and events
  • Attendance to events and conferences
  • Attractive office and infrastructure

If you are excited about the opportunity to join an international digital agency and think you will be a good fit, we would love to hear from you.

Please send your CV, portfolio and a cover letter telling us about your work experience, as well as some interesting details about yourself.