Director Experience Design (m/f/d)

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Director Experience Design (m/f/d) 

 As Director Experience Design with a focus on Visual & User Interface Design (m/f/d), you will steer and shape the development of digital products, services and platforms, primarily for clients from the mobility sector. You contribute to innovation topics such as e-mobility and focus on interface and visual design at the highest level of holistic experience design systems. 

You add value by improving the quality of design, feasibility, workflows and collaboration in the client relationship and as a leader in the training growth of designers. You are encouraging and hands-on oriented.


What awaits you 

  • Lead function in our Industry & Mobility Business Cluster 

  • Creative leadership for user interface and visual design 

  • Main responsibility for design projects through the entire product cycle from design to technical implementation  

  • Analysis and transfer of user needs into conception and design  

  • Clear definition and evaluation of objectives for projects and their scope 

  • Ensuring design quality at all stages of development, from concept to final UI solutions  

  • Development of design strategies 

  • Innovation projects and innovation topics 

  • Presentation and communication of concepts to relevant stakeholders  

  • Team responsibility for 5-8 designers 

  • Active sparring partner for our Talent Acquisition Team 

  • Member of the IBM iX Experience Design Leadership Board 


What you bring to the table 

  • Many years of professional experience as a senior/lead user interface designer (UI/UX/service) or currently in a similar role in digital business (agency, startup, e-commerce, etc.) 

  • Profound knowledge in the field of UX, UI, visual, communication and branding 

  • Strong expertise in developing UI solutions, look & feel, visual language and design systems  

  • Knowledge of methods and experience in an agile working environment 

  • Experience of using design thinking techniques, design sprints, design systems etc. 

  • Experience with clients from the mobility/automotive sector is an advantage 

  • Initial experience in managing employees and in hiring 

  • Very high design standards and willingness to back these up with awards, speaking engagements etc. 

  • Strong presentation skills, confident appearance and communication skills 

  • Very good English skills 

  • Very good knowledge of German is an advantage 


What we offer you 

  • An exciting working environment with interdisciplinary teams 

  • Access to groundbreaking technologies as part of IBM: Blockchain, Watson AI, Bluemix, etc. 

  • State-of-the-art tooling: Figma, Slack, Sketch, InVision, Adobe Toolstack, etc. 

  • Interesting projects with customers, including top 10 DAX companies 

  • Continuous further training opportunities as a manager 

  • Various internal exchange formats in the field of experience design 

  • A great atmosphere and an open corporate culture 

  • A large community with strong talents who want to be promoted 

  • A hybrid work model 

  • A mindfulness programme and many other benefits 


This is particularly important to us 
Aperto is committed to creating an inclusive workplace offering equal opportunities to everyone. We especially encourage all people with their individual diverse backgrounds and perspectives to apply.


Apply with us! 

We want to give you feedback on your application as soon as possible. Please use our online application portal to ensure a quick and smooth application process. 

We thank you for your understanding and look forward to receiving your application including portfolio. 

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People Team

We are always on the lookout for exciting, likeable and capable people with convincing ideas. Because these are exactly the people who make up our agency group. So why not apply for an advertised position with us? We are looking forward to you and your online application.


People Team,
Aperto – An IBM Company
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