Product Designer

Job description

Who we are

We’re BUX, a tech company that is rocking the world of finance. BUX makes it easy and affordable for Europeans to do more with their money. Since launching in 2014, BUX has made the markets accessible for more than 2 million users across 9 countries in Europe. It’s first app, BUX X, offers short-term, leveraged trading, all powered by a vibrant ‘in app’ community. With the introduction of BUX Zero, BUX is bringing commission-free investing to all, allowing users to invest in the brands and companies they care about through an intuitive, easy-to-use app. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, the company is backed by Holtzbrinck Ventures, Velocity Capital, Orange Growth Capital and Initial Capital.

Your role

We're looking for a Product Designer to work on both the iOS and Android app. This is a unique opportunity to join a growing team that has put BUX Zero on the short path to becoming the leading commission-free investing app in Europe. Since launching, we’ve seen incredible traction with more than 30.000 people now investing with BUX Zero. We’ve also made Apple’s ‘New Favourite Apps’ list 3 times!

Everything we do at BUX is driven by simplicity, and that is reflected in the intuitive design of the app. Our ideal candidate will be able to show a similar style in their previous work and will be able to layout innovative solutions while simultaneously collaborating with multiple teams to take the design of BUX Zero to the next level. You will report to the Head of Design and will work directly with product owners, business intelligence, customer support, and the engineering teams to coordinate development activities.

Your responsibilities:

  • Leading design projects from concept to execution;
  • Establishing a clear vision for the BUX Zero user experience and encouraging a creative and collaborative environment for the team;
  • Work collaboratively with the engineering, product, and business teams to find both aesthetic and practical solutions to design challenges
  • Leverage user feedback in developing strategic solutions to our product strategy that result in simple-to-use features. Produce concepts and prototypes in a fast-paced environment while knowing when to drill down on detail or pull back for more high-level ideation.

 

 

 

Requirements

Requirements

  • An exceptional portfolio demonstrating attention to detail and passion for mobile design as well as sharp typography
  • Strong product sensibility and proven ability to validate their design ideas through qualitative and quantitative data
  • Demonstrated experience developing wireframes and prototypes
  • Expert-level skills in Sketch and Adobe creative suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects).
  • 3-5 years of experience building excellent consumer-facing mobile products
  • Highly proficient in spoken and written English

 

WHAT IS A CHERRY ON TOP?

  • Latest and greatest tech equipment — choose what you like;
  • Conference & training budget to boost your professional development;
  • The possibility to work from abroad for 1 month every 12 months;
  • Office in the heart of Amsterdam (10-minute walk from Centraal Station);
  • Bi-weekly Hackathons, weekly drinks, fun company events;
  • Margy’s famous lunches;
  • Competitive salary and Employee Option Plan;
  • BUX pension scheme.
  • Want to be a part of a dedicated, ambitious team that’s blazing a trail on design every day and building the future of how Europeans will invest? If the answer is ‘yes’ then we want to hear from you. 


Please note that applications without a portfolio will not be considered