Head of UX Design (m/f/d)


Berlin, Dresden, Germany - Fulltime

About us

Getting to know people in an entertaining way – this is what LOVOO stands for. Founded in 2011, the company has belonged to the US-based The Meet Group Inc. since 2017 and has been part of the newly founded ParshipMeet Group in which the ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE holds a majority stake, since September 2020. The LOVOO GmbH is committed to connecting people – in the digital and real world – in form of a dating app that enables people to meet people directly in their area or on entertaining live streams. LOVOO is as diverse as its users and offers a multitude of ways to interact with others. Swipe, match, flirt, send icebreakers or use the radar – all this makes the online dating world even more exciting. Those who are looking for more can use LOVOO Live to freely express themselves, get creative and become part of a community. A team of some 170 passionate and motivated employees proactively works towards making this mission a reality. This has allowed LOVOO GmbH to become a leading dating app in the German-speaking world.

Diverse – authentic – entertaining. That is LOVOO.

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Design and User Experience (UX) are at the heart of everything we do. As a Head of UX Design (m/f/d) you are leading, mentoring and driving a team of Interaction and Product Designers through an iterative design process to tackle complex tasks and challenges into intuitive, effective and delightful User Experience for millions of people from around the world – whether first-time users or sophisticated experts.

Achieving this objective requires cooperation with Designers, our Research Team, Developers and Product Managers and more stakeholders throughout the entire design process – from user flows and wireframes to user interface mockups and prototypes. In each phase, it is up to you to anticipate what our users and stakeholders need, to be their voice and to make sure that the finished product surprises and delights them.

Since our Product Design Team as well as our Product Teams are located in our office in Dresden, it is important to us that the future Head of UX Design (m/f/d) is on-site in Dresden at least 2-3 days per week.

Your tasks

  • Leading the Product Design Team technically as well as with personnel responsibility, including building a high-performance team through recruiting as well as through personal and professional development of the team members
  • Constantly improving the user experience and defining an overall strategy for UX
  • Establishing Design systems and processes that elevate Design performance
  • Owning all Product Design metrics and KPIs
  • Use of market analyses and customer research results as a basis for Design decisions as well as the integration of data-based insights to control the UX strategy
  • Overseeing and reviewing design development and design of iterative interaction flows, wireframes, visual and interactive prototypes, and detailed Design specifications
  • Ensuring timely and detailed completion of all deliverables as well as the implementation of objectives and measurable business requirements
  • Effective and intensive collaboration with both functional and business stakeholders

Our requirements

  • At least five years professional experience as UX Designer, Interaction Designer, Information Architect or in a comparable position with very strong UX skills
  • At least two years as a manager of a small to medium-sized Design team
  • High competence to empower and lead our UX Design team
  • A diverse and meaningful portfolio that includes numerous solutions to UX Design challenges
  • Experience in an iteration-based product development process, such as Scrum or Product Discovery
  • The ability to evaluate and view results from different perspectives, such as UX, business and Product
  • Excellent communication skills for the comprehensible and convincing presentation of Design concepts to colleagues, partners and stakeholders as well as to the management
  • Strong entrepreneurial thinking and hands-on mentality
  • Highly self-organized with the ability to prioritize and to work well in a dynamic organization
  • Very good written and spoken English skills, German skills are a strong plus
Date to enter: Immediately

Bright Ideas

Dresden & Berlin

Flexibility

Personal Development

One Family

Team Power

Conferences

Internationality

Attractive Salary & Bonus

We love food!

LOVOO Gym

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A detailed description of our benefits can be found here

Bright Ideas

Dresden & Berlin

Flexibility

Personal Development

One Family

Team Power

Conferences

Internationality

Attractive Salary & Bonus

We love food!

LOVOO Gym

Mia Voigt

Phone: +49 351 41 88 77 77
Office Dresden

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