ux design & research with database development in Zürich

Réka Szitter, Zurich IT Professionals
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zürich, zurich
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058 201 56 60

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UX Designer with Database Development

Are You an experienced UX Designer who is looking for a new contacting challenge for 6 months in Zurich?Project Overview:

Live shopping is gaining popularity globally as a new shopping format. In China, this market is expected to reach $300B by the end of 2021. AMER is expected to reach $25B by 2023, with Instagram and Tik Tok already making headway. YouTube is designing a novel live shopping format that allows creators and viewers to connect over livestream while selling/buying recommended products.

Overall Responsibilities:

You will be joining the Live shopping design team to create a successful and engaging end-to-end live shopping experience. You will be designing viewer / creator platform features, mobile-first streaming, discovery elements, and interactivity features such as raffles and product drops.

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities:

  • Design and iterate interactive flows for live shopping
  • Meet and align with cross-functional team, including collaborating and reviewing work with other design teams within YouTube
  • Work closely with engineering team to deliver a highly polished product
  • Seek foundational direction and validate designs through user research and requirements gathering

Mandatory Skills/Qualifications:

  • Education: Any Bachelors; preference in Art & Design or Business field
  • Total years experience in what industry, discipline or responsibility (ex. 4+ years experience as a Database Developer specifically in implementing ETL packages): 3+ years in UX design, preferably at a notable tech company or design agency
  • Skills or processes candidates must have to be considered for role (ex. 3+ years experience writing SQL code): UX design, experience designing consumer products, strong visual skills, strong communication / presentation skills, experience working with engineering teams, solid business acumen, ability to prototype designs
  • Specific Tools or Applications experience (ex. Salesforce CRM, etc): Figma

Nice-to-have skills:

  • E-commerce / shopping experience
  • Motion design skills
  • Desire to be converted to a full time role
Did we spark your interest? Do not hesitate to apply!