Design Amsterdam

Junior UX/UI Designer

Reaktor is a global strategy, design, and engineering company, offering consultancy services in Helsinki, Amsterdam, Lisbon, New York, Tokyo, and Stockholm. We are in the business of making our clients (adidas, KLM Air France, HBO, News Corp, Michael Kors, and Supercell, to name a few) succeed in their digital ventures.

We are looking for a Junior UX/UI Designer to join an award-winning team of Digital, Interaction and Experience designers at our Amsterdam office that has been officially certified as a Great Place to Work.

As a Junior UX/UI Designer you:

  • Help with wireframing / drawing flows
  • Produce UI elements in Figma
  • Help in setting up UI kits and design systems
  • Create interactive prototypes
  • Carry out market research and competitor benchmarking
  • Turn abstract problems into more concrete flows and flowcharts
  • Support UX research: prepare interviews, conduct interviews and usability tests, prepare and conduct surveys, and turn research results into insights
  • Write user stories 
  • Support the team on pitches and communicate design solutions with clients 
  • Participate in the everyday life of Reaktor design community

Ideally you:

Have 1-2 years of experience in digital design.
Are proactive and eager to learn.
Can show a combination of UX and Visual skills.

UX skills: 

  • Drawing user flows 
  • Assembling polished UIs from existing components 
  • Building interactive prototypes 
  • Market research and benchmarking 
  • Ability to spot what makes a valuable and user-friendly digital service
  • Service system thinking / Information architecture – understanding a full representation of a service

Visual skills: 

  • Have a keen eye for detail and all things visual
  • Understanding color theory, typography, hierarchy, grids and laws of composition

When it comes to tools, we appreciate the knowledge of Figma. Experience of working with engineers and understanding technology is a plus. 

What’s in it for you?

There is no status quo. You will join a dynamic team granting you a lot of autonomy to experiment, innovate and create. At Reaktor, you will collaborate with top engineers on impactful projects. We care about your development: you can take part in certification programs, numerous trainings and receive support from your mentors. 

Our Amsterdam office has a unique vibe being a lively mix of 70 people coming from 28 different countries: we love to connect, enjoy team activities and learn from failure and embrace success together.

Salary range: €40 000 – 50 000 a year (incl. holiday allowance)

Here are our benefits in detail:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Team activities and get-togethers
  • Compensation of self-development activities (courses, conferences, certifications, etc.)
  • The latest computer and phone of your choice
  • Extended health insurance 
  • Screens, keyboard, headphones and the gear you need to make great work
  • An ergonomic home office if needed
  • Healthy and not-so-healthy snacks and drinks at the office
  • Travel expenses 
  • Phone subscription
  • Home internet expenses coverage
  • Company trips

Relocation

If you’re not based in Amsterdam, no worries. What’s important is that you’d be willing to come join us. To make sure we’re a home for top talent like you, we offer a nice relocation package, as well as all the help and advice you need in moving over. 

Come as you are

We are fully committed to taking the journey towards a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace. We are looking to hire, train, compensate and promote people from all backgrounds and walks of life fairly and equally to build the digital future together. You can take a look at Reaktor’s initiatives and actions here and check out Reaktorians’ thoughts on how the tech industry could be a better ally to women.

This is what happens after you apply:

👋🏽 We’ll start with a brief video chat, just to say hi. Hi!
🗣 Then we’ll get to know you a bit better in our Attitude interview. We’ll talk about your past experiences and try to understand how you’d fit in the team.
💻 Next up is our Skills interview.
💯 Lastly, a chat to discuss some practicalities and make you an offer we hope you can’t refuse.

 

So, dear future colleague, we can’t wait to hear from you! Apply below👇🏽

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