ABOUT THE ROLE

Soft skills are more critical than ever as organisations struggle to remain competitive, but they are often undervalued. Bookboon is determined to change this.

THE ROLE

In this role, you will be part of our small and tight development team in London and you will be the main responsible person for conceptualizing and designing our UX which is seen by more than 20 million people annually.

You will work in close cooperation with our developers, content creators, growth hackers and management, which means that you will get a large amount of influence on shaping both your tasks and outcome expectations.

As a company, we also encourage you and your colleagues to bring your ideas forward for making our product, the design, sign up flows, features etc. better, so that we together can make the company and our customer experience better.

We further aim to empower our employees to make decisions and seek solutions so we as a company can move faster. Therefore, we are looking for a competent and ambitious UX Lead who masters the discipline and wants the responsibility for seeing his/her ideas succeed.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • You will be spearheading the UX efforts for the next version of bookboon.com as well as our other associated websites
  • As the single UX expert in the team, you’ll be given the autonomy to shape the processes we will use for years to come
  • You will lead the development of existing and new user journeys across platforms. You’ll need to regularly use data analysis tools to understand and optimise customer journeys

ABOUT YOU

  • Well versed in design research, user experience design processes and methodology, its value to and how integrate it into work
  • Participate in all phases of product development lifecycle, including product ideation and definition, strategy, UI design and user research and testing
  • Hard working; methodical and analytical; with a keen eye for detail
  • An understanding of how to create engaging user experiences and user flows across all the platforms
  • Experience working in an eCommerce team and/or an online retailer would be beneficial
  • Self-motivated with the initiative to look for new creative opportunities
  • Proven ability to drive increases in audience engagement
  • Experience with web metrics
  • Experience on performing user tests
  • Creating storyboards/user journeys
  • Analyzing usage data
  • Conducting A/B tests
  • Creating wireframes
  • Quantitative and qualitative researching skills

WHY BOOKBOON?

Personal Development!

When it comes to your career, there is no one-fits-all solution. We will make sure you will learn a lot so that you can grow with us.    

Employee Benefits!

We offer a generous base salary, free healthcare and lots of great employee benefits + free tea, coffee, fruit and snacks.

Flat Hierarchies!

We involve our employees in decision-making processes so that everyone has the chance to have a positive impact on the company’s growth. 

We’re nice people! 

We take pride in our great    company culture and appreciate hard work as much as a good work-life balance.          

Innovation!

Be part of a rapidly growing business that has proven its ability to keep up with advances in technology.

Sustainability!

With our focus on digital solutions, we help reduce paper waste and make education available to anyone, anywhere.