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UX Designer

Job in Geldermalsen, the Netherlands
Posted

Degree level

Master

Job function

Design

Required language

Dutch (Fluent)

Work experience

5 to 7 years

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We’re looking for a talented UX Designer to continually enhance and ensure consistency across all our software products.

What will you be doing?

As an Interaction/UX Designer at Ultimaker, you will be responsible for translating user needs into an intuitive and easy-to-use software solution which is accessible for first-time users as well as seasoned 3D printing experts. To achieve this goal, it is paramount to collaborate with multidisciplinary teams consisting of software developers, software testers, UX designers, product owners, and product managers. You will be in charge of interaction designs for all new functionalities and play a pivotal role in improving our software products in terms of usability and user experience.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Translating user needs to functions in our software products
  • Evolving and communicating the bigger picture of design, providing at the same time practical improvements
  • Being the user advocate on our products with our in-house development teams, while inspiring team members
  • Providing validated design solution which fulfill users’ needs as well as business goals
  • Paying attention to the detail of all software products, raising improvements including visual design, user flow, and design language across all platforms

What will your team look like?

You will be working with talented software developers, software testers, a multidisciplinary team of designers, and product owners.

What challenges are ahead?

  • Ultimaker aims to make complicated 3D printing process easy. We need you to transform technical solutions to a format that common people can understand
  • We want to deliver the best desktop 3D printer on the market. To achieve that, we need to provide useful and delightful yet innovative software products that no other competitors have thought of
  • We want to offer our customers a fully integrated 3D printing experience with one uniform brand

Do you fit this profile?

  • Master’s degree in Industrial Design (Human Computer Interaction) or Art Academy with courses in interaction design with relevant working experience
  • 5+ years of experience in interface design (web, desktop or mobile)
  • Ability to articulate the rationale behind your design to non-designers
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills (English). A straightforward and effective communication style is desired
  • Prototyping skills to communicate every detail of your design delivery
  • Open to others’ ideas and not afraid of being challenged
  • You understand design is a team effort
  • Initiative in identifying problems and opportunities to improve our product portfolio
  • Experience with Scrum/Agile
  • Strong eye for detail

Definitely a plus

  • Affinity with hardware products and embedded systems
  • Having a passion for all things design-related and staying on top of new developments
  • Experience with hands-on front end development work HTML, CSS and Javascript

The benefits of working with us

  • A competitive salary in line with your experience
  • Ultimaker makes contributions to your pension
  • We pay for your daily commute based on public transport
  • 27 days of paid leave per year
  • Use of an Ultimaker 3D printer
  • An open, family atmosphere, and a fun work environment
  • Work in a young and energetic team
  • Lunch with healthy sandwiches, salads and a daily special
  • A convenient location within walking distance of public transport and near the highway
  • Room to expand your knowledge by following courses and going to meetups

More detail about Ultimaker

Ultimaker has been in operation since 2011, and over the years has grown to become a market leader, creating powerful, professional, and accessible desktop 3D printers. With offices in the Netherlands, New York, Boston, and Singapore, plus production facilities in both Europe and the US, Ultimaker’s team of more than 400 employees continually strive to accelerate the world’s transition to local digital manufacturing by offering the highest-quality 3D printers, software, and materials on the market.

We offer you the chance to become a part of a young, fast-growing, technically advanced company. We are focused on further developing the Ultimaker, developing the world of 3D printing, and further expanding the skills of our people.

We are ordinary people with extraordinary plans. Creating high-quality products is our driver. Our passion and creativity help us to make the unbelievable believable. Together, we make one hell of a team. 

Interested?

Interested in working at this young, fast-growing, technically advanced company? Please contact María Verdú by sending your motivation letter and résumé in English, or by phone.

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Since 2011, Ultimaker has built an open and easy-to-use solution of 3D printers, software, and materials that enable professional designers and engineers to innovate every day. Today, Ultimaker is the market leader in desktop 3D printing.

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