Senior UX Designer

Job description

Optiweb is a full-service digital agency with more than 12 years of experience in the development of websites and online shops as well as in digital marketing. Our mission is to truly understand and adapt to the individual needs of our clients while innovatively combining established and trending strategies to create strong, successful stories. We work with well-known Slovene and international clients, such as BigBang, Inotherm, Mass, Atlantic Grupa, Corsair, and Micro-Star International.

We are looking for a business-oriented Senior UX Designer with a deep understanding of user insights and the ability to transform these into enjoyable experiences that address our customer's needs.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience as a UX Designer;

  • understanding different business models and challenges that our clients face;

  • experience in working together with UI designers, developers, and project managers;

  • advanced knowledge of Figma;

  • good data interpretation skills (Google Analytics, Hotjar, etc.);

  • strong user research and interview skills;

  • problem-solving and design thinking skills

  • strong communication and presentation skills;

  • great time management and organizational skills.

Extra points:

  • experience with managing teams (or motivation for this challenge);

  • knowledge of the limitations of the platforms we use (WordPress, Shopware, Magento).

Job requirements

Your responsibilities:

  • planning and conducting user research and competitor analysis;

  • transforming your findings into easily understandable insights;

  • creating user stories, buyer personas, and storyboards;

  • determining information architecture and creating sitemaps;

  • creating prototypes and wireframes;

  • conducting, observing, and analysing usability testing sessions;

  • participating and facilitating workshops with clients (prepare and present UX analyses)

  • creating UX analysis for new and existing clients;

  • defining overall UX strategy;

  • recruiting, supervising, coordinating, and quality control of external UI specialists;

  • closely collaborating with other designers, project managers, developers, and digital marketing specialists;

  • staying up-to-date on best practices and trends.

What we offer

  • Location: remote, hybrid model, or at our office in Škofja Loka - your call.

  • Salary: 2.500 - 3.000 € gross (depending on your experience) and regular salary progression.

  • Other financial benefits: Highest payouts within meal and transportation compensation, maximum annual holiday allowance payout (i.e. regres), Christmas bonus, performance bonus, and compensation for remote work.

  • Work equipment: Budget of 3000 € - 34’’ monitor, above-average laptop, mouse, keyboard, extra cables, extra charger for remote office, connectors, budget for remote work equipment.

  • A flexible schedule.

  • Transparency and people-first culture: transparent communication about the company (both in terms of finances and procedure-wise), "people-first" culture (a day off on your birthday, relaxed work environment, and awesome culture …).

What we have made
Check out some of our projects.

Are you the right person for this challenge? We can’t wait to meet you! (If not, you can still think about your friend or colleague and let them know about this great opportunity).

We accept applications until a position is posted. You can apply in English or Slovene.