Jobs at Zalando: Visual UI Designer (Junior to Principal) in Berlin -


Visual UI Designer (Junior to Principal)

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We're hiring for this position in the following cities: Berlin (Germany) and Helsinki (Finland). Please state your country or city preference in the application.

As a Visual UI Designer at Zalando you will put the polish on our interfaces, deliver excellent joy-of-use and help us build deep emotional connections with our +18 million customers.

Your mission

As a designer at Zalando you will take on a series of focused, deep challenges (each ca. 9-18 months) within a specific product team, executing on a specific mission.
Your first mission will be to achieve a concrete goal focused in one of these areas:

  • Designing, testing and iterating daily E-commerce interactions with millions of customers across Europe
  • Ideating, incubating and launching innovative new products as part of one of our mobile app ventures focused on user engagement or mCommerce
  • Work with major fashion brands and partners to improve their presence and sales on Zalando within our B2B product offering

Your responsibilities

  • Design excellent mobile apps or responsive web experiences including grids, typography, graphics, photography and icons
  • Go beyond screens with meaningful transitions and captivating animations
  • Ensure a consistent experience between channels and devices
  • Evolve and maintain UI guidelines including colors, icons, typographic specifications, graphic, photographic and motion concepts as well as other relevant elements
  • Critique and improve the work of your peers and incorporate their critique into your own designs
  • Collaborate closely with UX interaction designers, product managers and front-end engineers
  • Build high-fidelity web prototypes and iterate based on user insights
  • Translate business goals, product requirements, research and testing insights into highly desirable, intuitive products

Main requirements

We are looking forward to seeing your visual UI design work and hearing you explain why it is awesome. We’d love to know how you tackled issues along the way and what roles you played.


  • A one-month mentoring program
  • Internal tech talks, skills-building courses and technical “People Leads” who help you achieve mastery
  • Personal branding support: From preparing talks and blog posts to networking with industry leaders
  • Community: hack weeks, movie nights, coder dojos, +70 self-organized tech guilds and more
  • Competitive salary
  • 40% Zalando shopping discount and commuter discount
  • Relocation assistance for internationals

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