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Director of UX/UI



Munich, Germany · Berlin, Germany
Posted on Thursday, June 20, 2024
Your tasks
nnamu is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Director of UX/UI to join our dynamic team. In this pivotal role, you will shape the user experience of our software products, working closely with the product development team to understand user requirements and translate them into intuitive, visually appealing interfaces that meet both business and user needs.
Key Responsibilities:
In this role, you will have the opportunity to:
  • Strategic Vision & Leadership:
    • Define and execute the overall UX/UI strategy in alignment with the company’s vision and goals.
    • Establish and maintain design standards, guidelines, and best practices to ensure consistency and high-quality user experiences across all products.
    • Advocate for user-centric design and promote the importance of UX/UI across the organization.
  • Design Process & Implementation:
    • Develop and refine user-centered design processes to enhance efficiency and quality.
    • Create detailed wireframes, mockups, and prototypes to effectively communicate design concepts to stakeholders and development teams.
    • Oversee the implementation of design solutions, ensuring they are executed accurately and effectively.
    • Creating a Design System:
      • Develop and implement a comprehensive design system to ensure consistency and scalability across all products.
      • Maintain and evolve the design system, incorporating feedback and new design trends to keep it up-to-date and relevant.
    • Building a Conversational Interface:
      • Lead the design and development of conversational interfaces, ensuring they are intuitive, engaging, and effective in meeting user needs.
      • Collaborate with AI and development teams to integrate conversational AI into our products seamlessly.
    • Developing a Persona and Brand for a Conversational AI Agent:
      • Create and define the identity and brand for our conversational AI agent from scratch.
      • Develop a persona that resonates with users and aligns with our company’s values and goals.
      • Ensure the conversational AI agent’s interactions reflect the brand’s voice and provide a cohesive user experience.
  • User Research & Testing:
    • Conduct user research, including surveys, interviews, and usability testing, to gather insights and validate design decisions.
    • Analyze user feedback and usage data to inform and iterate on design solutions.
    • Ensure that all design decisions are backed by user data and research, creating intuitive and effective user experiences.
  • Collaboration & Communication:
    • Work closely with product managers, developers, and other stakeholders to ensure seamless integration of UX/UI design in the product development lifecycle.
    • Present design concepts and solutions to C-level executives, providing strategic input and acting as a sparring partner.
    • Facilitate communication between design, development, and marketing teams to ensure alignment and effective execution of projects.
  • Team Leadership & Development:
    • Build, mentor, and lead a high-performing design team, fostering a collaborative and innovative environment.
    • Provide guidance, support, and feedback to team members, encouraging professional growth and development.
    • Delegate tasks effectively and manage team resources to ensure timely delivery of projects.
  • Culture & Process Contribution:
    • Take on leadership tasks for local teams, ensuring alignment with company goals and culture.
    • Contribute to the overall culture and processes of the company, promoting a user-centric approach and continuous improvement.
    • Actively participate in cross-functional initiatives to drive the company’s mission and vision forward.
Your profile
To be considered for this exciting opportunity, you must have:
  • A Bachelor's or Master's degree in Interaction Design, Human-Computer Interaction, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a UX/UI designer or similar role, with a strong portfolio of design projects.
  • Extensive experience in a B2B software environment; B2C software experience is a plus.
  • Proficiency in design and prototyping tools such as Figma, Sketch, or Adobe XD.
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is a plus.
  • Demonstrated leadership experience, with a track record of building and leading successful design teams.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work well in a team environment.
Why us?
At nnamu, we offer a comprehensive benefits package and the option to participate in the company's performance. We also offer generous paid time off and flexible work arrangements to ensure a healthy work-life balance. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional development, including training and certification programs, to help our employees grow and advance in their careers. As a startup company, we are committed to fostering a collaborative and innovative work environment that encourages creativity and contribution from all team members.
At our company, we value diversity and inclusivity and believe that a diverse team brings different perspectives and ideas to the table. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
Our benefits programme for this role include 30 days of paid vacation, modern flexible working rules as well as the opportunity to equity in nnamu.
About us

At nnamu, we are at the forefront of redefining the landscape of strategic advice and negotiations for businesses worldwide. Our mission is rooted in the belief that the complex world of negotiations can be navigated more efficiently and effectively. By integrating the advanced methodologies of AI and game theory, nnamu introduces a groundbreaking approach to strategic decision-making. Our proprietary AI agents offer unparalleled insights and strategies, empowering businesses to unlock potential savings and value on a scale previously unimagined—targeting over 600 billion Euros annually.

The Challenge We Address

Despite the proven potential of game theory to enhance negotiation outcomes significantly—potentially unlocking an incremental USD 1 Trillion of value—its application in business negotiations remains largely untapped and unscalable. This gap presents a vast opportunity but also a challenge that many companies have yet to overcome. nnamu stands at the cusp of this challenge, ready to harness the untapped potential of game theory in negotiations and make it accessible and scalable for businesses everywhere.

Our Unique Solution

nnamu is setting a new standard in the domain of strategic advice and negotiations. Our unique value proposition lies in the sophisticated amalgamation of game theory and cutting-edge artificial intelligence. By applying machine learning techniques to our proprietary database—encompassing two decades of unparalleled data—we unveil incremental value in strategic decision-making and negotiations for our clients. Our product, a proprietary Artificial Intelligence platform, provides bespoke strategy advice and negotiation insights as a Software as a Service (SaaS), initially targeting procurement domains within companies.