Senior UX Researcher (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

About us

RAISIN

We are a dynamic, fast-growing fintech company based in Berlin with a mission to break down barriers to better saving across Europe. Our platforms give customers simple, transparent access to the Raisin deposits marketplace, where our partner banks from all over Europe offer an ever-growing range of competitive savings products. In Germany, we also broker cost-effective investment portfolios and pension products. Raisin has raised more than €195 million in funding from renowned investors including Goldman Sachs, PayPal Ventures, Index Ventures, btov Ventures, Ribbit Capital, Orange Digital Ventures and Thrive Capital. We have also been featured on the FinTech50 — the list of Europe’s top 50 fintechs — every year since 2016, ranking in the top 5 in 2018 and 2019. 

Our marketplace is available in over 30 countries across Europe through www.raisin.com, with dedicated country platforms in Germany, Spain, the UK, Austria, France, Ireland, and the Netherlands. Since launching in December 2013, we have brokered €16 billion in savings for more than 200,000 satisfied customers to more than 80 partner banks. Our distribution partners, such as Commerzbank, o2 Telefónica Deutschland, N26, ClearScore and Yolt among many others, extend Raisin’s impact as well as their own range of offers: they make our deposits marketplace available to their customers.



Your Profile
  • 5+ years of experience in the fields of UX and Interaction Design/UI Design

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer-Human Interaction, Behavioural Psychology, Industrial Design, Information Design, Graphic Design or a related field

  • Experience in fast-paced environments such as startups or digital agencies

  • A solid understanding of all disciplines of UX and UI (e.g., IA, user flows, wireframing, prototyping and visual design)

  • Experience in wireframing, click-flows and rapid prototyping

  • It would be a plus to have a visual design background with knowledge of „Google Material Guidelines” and „Apple Human Interface Guidelines”

  • Know-how in the field of research: interviewing users, setting up surveys and usability tests as well as interpreting the results

  • Being able to interpret data into opportunities for improvements

  • Strong knowledge of common tools like Sketch, Axure, Adobe Products

  • Being familiar with the role of UX in an Agile software development

  • Strong communication skills in English and German is a plus

  • An exciting portfolio that demonstrates your profession

Your Responsibilities
In the UX Team, we want to provide the best user experience for our customers. Starting with the first user contact through, for instance, an offline ad over to the first website visit,  to the customer on-boarding, up to the many future visits of the online banking to manage their savings and investments. Together we are pushing the boundaries of the UX and the design of our product.

  • User research and user testing in support of evolving existing applications and developing whole new applications across multiple platforms

  • Working with Product Designers and Product Owners on user journey mapping for clarity on the opportunities and challenges in removing friction and increasing delight and success

  • Approaching the app concept, complex design problems, and features through a user-centered-design process with Product Designers, to adhere to and/or evolve the company style guide.

  • In collaboration with Product Designers, developing UX concepts, user workflows, wireframes and testable prototypes (starting from low fidelity to high fidelity)

  • Working closely with the product owner to optimize conversion rates based on qualitative and quantitative research

  • Main contact person regarding all UX issues for web and mobile apps 

  • Continuously challenging your work and being an advocate for user-centered design throughout our company

  • Research target customer groups and work customer-centric, data-informed and iteratively

  • Conduct research while using qualitative and quantitative methods

  • Process qualitative and quantitative data and communicate results and recommendations

  • Collaborating closely with the whole UX/UI team, product owners, engineers, business intelligence and the management team

Our Benefits
Be part of a diverse team of more than 34 different nationalities, who strongly believes in agile cross-functional methods, collaboration and appreciation in our daily work. We are professional and work hard to always be the best in our field. You find us in our open office in beautiful Prenzlauer Berg well connected to public transport and surrounded by a great variety of restaurants and supermarkets.

  • Relocation and visa support as well as a relocation reimbursement
  • Personal training budget of 1,700 € and four full training days
  • Free choice of hardware
  • Beginner German classes directly at the office and financial support for acquiring a language certificate 
  • Hungry all the time? Breakfast, snacks, daily fresh fruit as well as drinks are provided
  • Stay up to date at regular townhall sessions with our founders and feel free to ask any kinds of questions
  • Flexible working hours, home office and 28 vacation days 
  • Enjoy more than 50+ different sports with Urban Sports Club: We subsidize your membership with more than 20 € per month 
  • We offer you a company pension scheme (Betriebliche Altersvorsorge), which we support with 20 %
  • Enjoy yearly company retreats to exciting European cities and other team events, such as Lunch Lottery, Tech Lunch, Xletix and Raisin Ladies Events

Your application

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