UX/UI Designer

Are you a UX/UI Designer who loves creating eye-catching, user-friendly designs? Do you want to inspire travellers all over the globe with an engaging, efficient and intuitive user experience? As our UX/UI Designer, you will partner with our Design and Development Team to translate business purposes and user needs into design that are innovative and differentiating.

 

Organisation

We are an international e-commerce scale-up in the travel industry, founded in 2006 and leading in our market. We help travellers from all over the world have an unforgettable experience in Europe. As a scale-up, Eurail.com offers you the best of both worlds – the atmosphere and freedom of a start-up, combined with the professionality and resources of an established company.

 

Job description and role

As our UX/UI Designer, you’ll bring the brand closer to our customers via breakthrough designs that dramatically improve the performance of our various sales, marketing and customer experience efforts. You will be a key contributor in multiple challenging agile projects which run simultaneously, where you will create customer-focused concepts and bring them to life.

You will have shared responsibility for our UX/UI design, mobile app design, and the mobile UI interaction of all our front-end applications. You will take a data-led approach to improve and iterate your design variations in order to create a seamless customer experience.

You will achieve these goals through the following activities:

  • Take full ownership of the design process by shaping an exceptional experience for our customers;

  • Improve our web interface components in the areas of motion, micro interactions, UI animation, etc.;

  • Contribute to high-level strategic design decisions and roadmap planning;

  • Work closely with development teams to ensure that design specifications are implemented;

  • Use qualitative and quantitative data and insights to make design decisions and share your learnings with the rest of the team;

  • Track and evaluate KPIs of all changes and improvements.

 

Boxes to tick

You are the UX/UI Designer we are looking for if you have the following attributes:

  • 2-4 years+ relevant work experience with demonstrated success in eCommerce;

  • An outstanding portfolio;

  • Experience in user testing;

  • Basic front-end development and coding skills are a plus in order to communicate better during handoffs with developers;

  • Proven ability to prioritise and oversee multiple projects while meeting deadlines;

  • Willingness to dive into a fast-paced environment and hit the ground running;

  • You are a positive and upbeat team-player with practical relationship-building, collaboration, and influencing skills;

  • Previous experience of working in an international environment is preferred;

  • You feel at home in an online environment, working with young colleagues at both a professional and an informal level;

  • You are entrepreneurial, fearless and have a sense of humour;

  • You love travelling;

  • You recognize yourself in our core values;

  • You have excellent communication skills both verbal and written on a business level in English.

 

Why work for Eurail.com?

  • You will work in a very positive environment with helpful colleagues;

  • You profit from the ambitions of a scale-up: maximum freedom in your work with a professional outlook;

  • An attractive salary and benefits.

  • An annual training budget of €5,000 to be used for your own personal development;

  • A healthy work/life balance, including flexible working;

  • A young, growing and informal organisation;

  • The opportunity to make a concrete and directly visible contribution to the development of a young company;

  • An international working environment;

  • A 32- to 40-hour work week.

 

Your development is important to us

Personal development is very important to us. For that reason, we invest in all our employees. With your very own education budget you can develop your personal and professional experience. You can follow a training course over a short or longer period, with a coach or through a peer support program. We encourage you to think beyond your own position. As an employee of Eurail.com you will take part in cross functional team projects.

 

Eurail.com purpose and way

“Moving forward together, so the world can discover Europe".

Our purpose shows the change we want to bring about in the world and the reason of existence of our company. Embracing new technology, new possibilities, within our teams and with our partners and customers. We do this inspired by the European destinations offered through our passes and our travellers from all over the world, so we can offer our customers a lifetime travel experience in Europe.

We do this via our Way, our unique manner to improve ourselves and the services for our customers: “Insights, Courage and Eagerness (ICE)”  

 

A glimpse of life at Eurail.com

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Do you have more questions?

You can send questions about this vacancy to jobs@eurail.com, we will respond to you as soon as possible.