User Experience and Interaction Designer
metaphacts is a growing high-tech software company offering metaphactory, an end-to-end platform to ease the onboarding into the world of enterprise knowledge graphs – from knowledge graph management, through rapid application development, to end-user oriented interaction. Our team of experts develops the leading knowledge graph management platform for customers in areas such as engineering and manufacturing, life sciences and cultural heritage.
Customer needs and customer satisfaction are central to our company and our development team. As a member of our team, you have the opportunity to act at the interface between research, innovation, product development, and our end users. You help us bring the latest research results to our customers through our product metaphactory.
You will be part of our specialist team and work together with the product manager, developers and our customers. You will be the go-to-person for all user experience and interaction design questions and support the team so that developers can implement the optimal experience for our customers.
As a UX/UI designer, you have the overall customer experience in mind. Your focus is on improving the experience users have with our product in all stages of its usage. You work with the engineering team to improve user experience, as well as the sales and support teams to learn from customer feedback. You draft and create new designs and layouts that make complex settings understandable and make our product’s features easy to use. Your goal is to lower the entry barrier and improve the usability of our product.
This role provides the opportunity to drive our platform design and define the brand experience of metaphacts.
Desired Skills & Experience
- Degree in Web, Product or Communication Design or a related discipline with strong implementation skills.
- Experience in UI and UX design
- Experience in conducting user research, interviews and surveys, and translating them into mockups, wireframes, user flows and customer journey maps
- Expertise in common UX software, like Balsamiq, InVision, Axure, Sketch, Figma or others
- Familiarity with version management systems, bug trackers, and agile development (Scrum, SAFe, Kanban, Design Thinking) is a plus
- Experience with semantic technologies (Semantic Web, RDF, SPARQL, OWL) is a plus
- Proficiency in English
Why should you join us?
Do you want to be part of a team that strives to develop cutting-edge products and solutions for their customers and users? Then metaphacts is right for you!
These are just some of the perks and benefits that metaphacts offers its employees:
- Become part of a young, dynamic, and highly motivated international team with flat hierarchies and startup spirit. In our small, specialized team your contributions make a difference!
- As a valuable team member, you can bring in your own ideas and make personal progress while actively advancing our products and offerings.
- Build up your personal network by helping us organize and participate in community events like meetups and conferences.
- Get training and certifications in key technologies relevant to your role.
- We offer flexible work times, competitive compensation, and hardware of your choice.
We look forward to receiving your application!