Design Manager - Product Platform - Location: Munich, Dublin, Madrid or Amsterdam

  • Location
    • Munich
  • Date Posted
  • Jan. 9, 2022
  • Function
  • Design & UI
  • Sector
  • Business Applications

The Role

At Personio we are on the amazing journey of becoming the leading HR Platform in Europe! Join our international agile Product & Engineering team and take an active role in shaping our culture and the future of thousands of HR teams and organizations across Europe. At Personio you will have a direct impact on our product, our users, our organization, and our engineering practices.

Your tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Managing our Product Platform tribe of 2-4 designers, helping them with their current challenges, and coaching them continuously around personal development and design system execution
  • Hire, coach and retain Design Talent and drive the onboarding of new Team members
  • Collaborate with the the UX Leadership team to solve global design challenges and lead strategic design initiatives
  • Foster (cross)-tribe collaboration with Product Management and Engineering leadership to make sure we have an in-depth level of collaboration and alignment across disciplines
  • Lead discovery efforts around complex topics, helping us to break down larger problems into more manageable ones

What you need to succeed

  • You have previous experience in leading design teams for at least 2 years through complex organizations
  • You are no stranger to hands-on work, working on a Senior level as a UX practitioner for at least 2 years
  • You have a portfolio that demonstrates your experience as a UX leader and practitioner
  • You have experience designing web-based applications and an advanced understanding of information architecture, ideally in a SaaS environment
  • You care about the details as much as about the big picture and you know how to build workflows that foster a high level of quality and refinement on design outcomes
  • You have previous experience working with a diverse range of UX design methodologies and know what works in the real world
  • You are business-fluent in written and spoken English

Why Personio

Aside from our people, culture, and mission, there are a variety of additional benefits that help make Personio a great place to work! Work with us and receive:

  • Competitive compensation package that includes salary, benefits, and virtual shares
  • 26 days of paid vacation + 2 days off for Christmas and New Year’s Eve (because we love what we do, but we also love vacation!)
  • Inclusive, equal opportunity, and multicultural workplace
  • Annual personal development budget of €1,500 for conferences, courses, books, career coach, etc.
  • With PersonioFlex, decide for yourself where you work most effectively. For this, we offer you a flexible 50% in-office & 50% remote working framework. Our remote working policy includes the possibility to work from home or anywhere within the UK or European Economic Area.
  • High-impact work environment with short decision-making processes.
  • Saving for tomorrow: Opportunity to invest in your retirement via the Personio Pension Scheme or to invest into a disability insurance
  • Choose between two mobility options: JobRad® bike or monthly public transportation ticket
  • Subsidised Qualitrain membership gives you access to 90 fitness studios and sports facilities across Munich for €22.58 per month
  • Regular company and team events like Oktoberfest, ski trips, Christmas parties, and more! (COVID permitting)
  • Mental health support, as we know that mental wellbeing plays a major role in both our personal and professional success. #PersonioCares
  • Two Impact days you can use to have an impact on the environment and society. One day is for an individual project and one for a company-wide initiative! #SocialResponsibility

About us

Being a Personio means being part of something big. It means shaping the future of HR, the future of our company, and at the same time, the future of you. And we’re not just one of the fastest-growing B2B SaaS companies in Europe. In October 2021 we raised $270 million in Series E funding, making Personio the fastest-growing and most valuable HR technology company in Europe. With nearly 5,000 customers and a team that has doubled in size in 2021 alone, now is the perfect time to join! We’re hiring talented, impact-driven individuals who want to be more than just another employee. Will you be one of them?