interaction designer in Zurich

Peter Pankaczi, Zurich IT Professionals
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As Interaction Designer on the Shopping Merchant Tools Team you will design user interfaces that solve complex interaction problems and communicate multifaceted information with elegance and simplicity:


  • You will be responsible for all stages of design: from early concepts to task flows and wireframes to detailed design specifications. 
  • You will be expected to think strategically and execute with great attention to detail. 
  • You will collaborate closely with other designers, product managers, and engineers. 
  • You will make understanding user requirements a constant priority and tell compelling stories about users and products to support your work. 


  • Define user models and task flows for new and existing Shopping Merchant Tools products and features. 
  • Develop storyboards, mockups, and prototypes that effectively communicate design ideas. 
  • Create documentation (design specifications, pixel perfect mockups, animations) that enables developers to build software that fosters a delightful user experience. 
  • Collaborate with and develop mutual respect and trust with product managers, engineers, researchers, and designers. 
  • Participate in user experience research and usability studies. 
  • Lead regular design reviews and participate in team-wide design efforts. 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a design-related field (human-computer interaction, human factors, or graphic design). In lieu of degree, four years of relevant experience. 
  • Three years experience designing complex desktop or web applications. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in a design-related field (human-computer interaction, human factors, or graphic design). 
  • Five years experience designing complex desktop or web applications. 
  • Outstanding conceptual and interaction design skills and a proven track record of designing and shipping successful software design experiences. 
  • Proven leadership in communicating conceptual ideas and design rationale, all within a user-centered design process. 
  • Excellent problem-solving skills. 
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills.

Title: Interaction Designer - Shopping Merchant Tools  Location: Zurich  Duration: from early March for 6 months