For a better working life

For a better working life

Interface Designer (m/f)

XING is the social network for business professionals with millions of members all over the world. Help us shape the future – for a better working life! We currently have an opening at our headquarters in Hamburg. 

Come and join our growing Premium Network unit and help us develop new value propositions and freemium products for XING. Our team of user experience specialists and  interface designers collaborates with marketers, analysts, developers, product and business people all working to support our customers and their daily (working) lives. Embedded in the product teams the designers work hand in hand with more than 50 UX and design professionals within the company to enhance the overall appearance of our products.

Be part of it and design and conceptualize new and beautiful products that millions of people use every day on web and mobile.

A challenging task

  • Apply user-centric thinking to come up with solutions users will love to use
  • Create and establish a consistent look and feel for your products in web and mobile
  • Create designs for new features and enhancements based on concepts, designs and prototypes and in close collaboration with the Product Manager and Interaction Designer
  • Continuously challenge the status quo and suggest optimizations from a design/product perspective
  • Adopt and transfer brand guidelines and design systems to perform new outstanding interface designs
  • Refine and improve the Premium design and create and develop freemium guidelines for a company wide use
  • Work closely with an interdisciplinary product team full of highly qualified colleagues in a fast-paced, agile environment
  • Participate in design, branding and online marketing initiatives

A convincing background

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in interaction/interface/communication or graphic design, human interaction or related fields
  • Several years of interface design experience with consumer-facing digital products and applications on desktop and mobile (freemium and/or e-commerce experience)
  • Experience with the entire product design cycle, from wireframes, to mockups, to prototypes, through to the final design and implementation
  • An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating relevant experience
  • Analytical skills, a strong product sense and enthusiasm for data-informed decision making
  • Proven flexibility, self-confidence and strong willingness to explore “new horizons“ is a must
  • Expert in Adobe Creative Suite and/or Sketch
  • Knowledge in HTML, JavaScript and CSS is a plus
  • Ability to effectively communicate and persuasively convey design solutions
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and take direction
  • Fluency in English and knowledge of German not required but advantageous

An inspiring environment

XING offers a dynamic environment located in the centre of Hamburg. As well as flexible working hours, you’ll have an opportunity to unleash your skills and acquire new ones. We offer a wide range of training courses in addition to German, English and Spanish lessons, regular team and offsite events, and lots of fun. We also provide free drinks and organic fruit as well as a Proficard public transport ticket, restaurant vouchers and travel insurance. And let’s not forget the smartphone or iPad that you can use privately. You’ll also be provided with a high-end Macbook Pro, and our offices have table football tables. If you’re feeling really sporty, we also have great gym deals, and various other benefits….

If this profile matches your expertise, experience and aspirations, we’d be delighted to receive your full application, including salary requirements and possible starting date. TIP: You can read our XING Blog to gain an insight into our corporate culture, our values and vision.



Robert Neuhann

Robert Neuhann

Senior HR Manager

Product & Design, Media & Communication

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