Senior Usability Engineer (f/m)

Job description

creating change. Together.

brand shaping | innovative | human centered


Our agency advises successful brands worldwide and supports customers in the development of holistic product experiences. We think outside the box, we inspire and we change perspectives. Our dynamic team structure and flat hierarchies promote open exchange - we create innovative solutions that inspire.

We are more than 90 creative minds: ergonomists, strategists, engineers, designers and
ethnographers in Munich, Erlangen and Shanghai. Team spirit really matters to us! Together we enjoy cooking or barbecuing and love to relax on the rooftop terrace.

Come and join our team! 

Exciting and varied projects await you in the areas of product, interface and service design. Your interdisciplinary team members and our material and interface lab will give you inspirations.

Requirements

You have intensively knowledge within Interaction Design, Human Computer Interaction, Computer Science, Human Factors, or Psychology? No matter if you have a degree in one of those fields or years of autodidactic studies in different work environments – we are looking for someone with in-depth knowledge and inspirational ideas. You have gained some years of professional experience, you are an expert in User Experience and/or Usability Engineering and you are familiar with the challenges of the User Centered Design Process (UCD)? Then you can manage projects focussing on software usability or support other project managers. Your project experience in analysing, designing, detailing, and implementing interactive interfaces with different input methods and display resolutions help you to implement conceptual tasks. We offer you an exciting and interdisciplinary work environment, including close collaboration with the Visual Design and Interaction Technology team colleagues. The interfaces with other internal teams – Design Strategy, Research, Industrial Design and Software Development – enrich your working environment. Apart from examining users and use contexts (interviews, usability tests, expert reviews, etc.), your tasks include the detailed preparation of information architectures and interaction concepts followed by the implementation. If you are a person of action and you can perfectly handle your tools and methods and like to actively share your UX expertise, then designaffairs is the right place for you! 

Please note: Proficiency in German and English language is required for this role.