Senior Mobile App Designer

Posted on: 
July 11, 2024

About DataCamp

At DataCamp, we believe in empowering individuals and teams through data literacy. As a leading platform for data science and analytics education, we offer engaging, interactive courses designed by top experts. Our mission is to make data skills accessible to everyone, helping learners and organizations thrive in the data-driven world. With a diverse community of millions of learners, we provide a supportive and dynamic environment where you can grow your career and make an impact. Join us and be part of our journey to democratize data education!

About the role

DataCamp is seeking an experienced senior mobile app designer for our mobile app team. We are looking for an experienced designer who can help transform our mobile product into a world-leading learning platform. This will encompass both optimization of existing products as well as a reimagination of the entire experience from the ground up, covering product design, strategy, IA, and user experience to design and build a product that leads the market in the competitive edtech landscape.

About you

At DataCamp, we seek individuals who embody our core values of data-driven decision-making, action, transparency, ownership, and customer focus. You thrive in a fast-paced, high-performing environment and are driven by a passion for making a meaningful impact. You're adaptable, embracing change and ambiguity with enthusiasm. Your initiative and entrepreneurial spirit push you beyond just meeting targets—you aim to understand the "why" behind our goals and take ownership to drive the business forward. You’re a collaborative team player who values transparency and always seeks to improve and innovate. If this sounds like you, we encourage you to apply!

Responsibilities

  • Contribute to overall strategy and decision-making about product design and experience
  • Map out customer journey maps, run workshops, and investigate customer needs
  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team and stakeholders
  • Use Figma to create, collaborate, and iterate on personas, journeys, flows, prototypes, low-fi and high-fidelity visuals
  • Work with our refined design system and governance team
  • Grow your own personal skills working with a range of brilliant people
  • Design, ship, and research high-quality product weekly
  • Regularly participate in design peer reviews across DataCamp’s design teams to share knowledge and learn from each other

Qualifications

  • You love tackling ambiguous problems/needs and shaping them into clear goals
  • You can demonstrate a strong commercial focus and approach to product features
  • You care deeply about customer-centric design and are the champion for customers' needs above all else
  • You can mix pragmatism with rigor and can flex when needed
  • You have great stakeholder management skills and can convince using well-reasoned rationales, not pure opinion
  • You have a bias toward action and choose to leverage quick visual communication, including paper sketches, journeys, wireframes, and flow diagrams
  • You have experience in different human-centered design tools, including user interviews, usability tests, heuristic reviews, and competitive analysis
  • You ask questions and challenge how things work today
  • You perform best in a radical candor type of feedback environment and you embrace radical truth
  • You value high-quality, well-crafted visual design and care about the details
  • You have a portfolio showing your track record of shipping great-looking, feature-rich product design and an understanding of what details matter at each stage of the discovery, development, and release cycles
  • You have 8+ years working as a product designer with experience in a scale-up or client-side environment

Why Datacamp?

Joining DataCamp means becoming part of a dynamic, creative, and international start-up. Here are just a few of the reasons why you’ll love being on our team:

  • Exciting challenges: Face new technical challenges daily, keeping your work engaging and rewarding
  • Competitive compensation: We offer a competitive salary with attractive benefits
  • Flexibility: Benefit from flexible working hours because the future is flexible
  • Continuous learning: Access a yearly learning budget for conferences & training to support your professional growth
  • Global retreats: Participate in international company retreats, fostering a global team spirit
  • Equipment: Yearly refreshment of your IT Equipment budget for your home working setup
  • Amazing team: Collaborate with a truly exceptional team—seriously, we’re awesome!

Our competitive compensation package offers additional benefits. On top of your salary, you will also receive extra legal benefits such as best-in-class medical insurance including dental and vision. Depending on your location, additional benefits might be available to you.

At DataCamp, we value diverse experiences and perspectives. If you’re excited about this role but don't meet every qualification, we still encourage you to apply. We believe skills can be developed and are committed to fostering an inclusive workplace where everyone can thrive. Your unique talents and perspectives are what make our team great!

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