Personio is the all-in-one HR solution for small and medium-sized enterprises. With offices in Munich, Madrid, London, Dublin, Amsterdam, Barcelona and Berlin, Personio is on a mission to make people processes as transparent and efficient as possible, so HR can focus on what matters most - people and strategy.
Our Product Platform domain is fulfilling this purpose by building out the platform strategy for Personio’s product. We are a rapidly growing, enablement-focused domain that strives to create secure, reusable, and extensible systems that accelerate the ability of our internal teams to create customer value, at scale.
Furthermore, Product Platform plays a pivotal role in delivering the tooling, components, templates and standards that establish the foundations of a common Personio design platform; ultimately providing our customers with a consistent, accessible and delightful experience.
To support our mission, we are looking for a Lead UI Designer that is passionate about designing modern, engaging and intuitive user interfaces and has experience of leading the exploration and definition of a product's global visual identity.
As a successful candidate you will help drive a centralised effort to define and evolve Personio’s user interface; leveraging your ability to identify and apply cutting edge visual trends and interaction paradigms. You’ll partner with design, product, engineering and marketing to create a compelling, consumer-grade look and feel for the next generation of our Personio platform.Your tasks and responsibilities:
You’ll help define and drive overarching design decisions that inform the overall look and feel of the Personio product; advocating for commonality, consistency and design quality.
Provide standards and best practices (across domain and department) for best-in-class UI and Visual Design; actively leading a wider community of designers to drive quality and craft.
Collaborate with leadership and cross-functional peers to define, validate and iterate on Personio’s evolving visual language.
Managing stakeholder relationships to provide alignment, present explorations and defend design solutions.
Be an arbitrator for high-level design decisions, using insights, best practice and industry trends to help others arrive at pragmatic, well-reasoned decisions.
Leading the translation of customer insights into designed experiences and forming a compelling story around it.
Work with a wider program team of designers, engineers and product managers to enable wider UI/UX goals and monitor the impact of global design decisions.
Use various mediums/levels of fidelity to explore design concepts and prototype interactions for validation and stakeholder review.
Work with other designers and writers to translate design decisions into guidance that is intuitive, accessible and up to date.
Be a leading voice in the ongoing development and adoption of our design system (Highlight UI), as the manifestation of our design decisions.