UI / UX Designer

Job description

Who we are:

We are a dynamic, multicultural and mission-driven healthcare social enterprise, located in the heart of Amsterdam on the beautiful Herengracht. We help patients gain access to the latest medicines for the oncological and neurological diseases that have been approved in another country but are not yet available in their own country.

Patients find these medicines via our website and contact us to organize the purchase, importing and shipping with the help of our team.

Job Purpose & Growth Team

In our product and marketing growth team we take a user-centered and insight driven approach.

We are looking for a user-centered designer with User Interface experience to join this fast paced Team. Someone that understand user needs HCD or design thinking approaches

You will regularly synthesize insights to inform opportunity areas for our next growth experiment.

You will be the eyes and ears of our Growth and Engineering team. You will be responsible to help understand and map out the unique segments of users that come to us, their challenges, and help develop ideas that we can test to add value to them in their journey.

  1. You’re not only working with the growth team and pulling everyone together to make sure we follow our experimentation approach but you are working with the rest of the company to collect insights, test and invalidate assumptions.
  2. You will “own” the qualitative insights and use this as a powerful voice to support the patient centered approach with every new feature we test or build.
  3. When a feature is decided upon you will work closely with the Engineering team to design the UI components but also think about the UX, flows and touchpoints.

Team structure you'll be joining (learn more here)

This is the eventual team structure you will be sitting within. At the moment we are hiring the additional Growth Data Analyst, Engineer and the Designer (you)

Job requirements

Knowledge, skills & Experience

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in product/UX/interaction design
  • Solid experience in design and prototyping tools such as Sketch, Adobe CS, Zeplin, Figma.  
  •  Ability to create designs for desktop, mobile and tablet interfaces.
  • A solid grasp of user-centered design (UCD), planning and conducting user research, user testing, A/B testing, rapid prototyping, usability and accessibility concerns. 
  • Experience in planning and conducting UX research
  • Ability to synthesise insights and identify opportunity areas.
  • Experience in Agile or Design Sprint methodologies (working in a Growth team is a plus)
  • Education or professional experience in Digital Design / Graphic Design / UX Design/ or other related disciplines.Strong visual design skills, you care about attention to detail as well as looking at the big picture. 
  • Ability to work independently and execute design solutions within the Growth team.
  • Strong collaborations and teamwork experience.
  • Able to articulate design solutions and rational to team members. 
  • Understands and applies broader business and market context, able to synthesize different perspectives and reframe the design challenge.
  • Fluent in English, both good written and verbal communication skills.

Please submit your portfolio and motivation letter in your application (either via link or as an attachment). If a password is required for accessing the content on the portfolio, please add that as well.