Senior Product Designer (f/m/d) - Kaufland App

Permanent contract, full-time, Cologne / Darmstadt / Düsseldorf / remote

Who we are

We operate Several thousand sellers and millions of products make us one of the fastest growing online marketplaces. Our work is characterised by a dynamic corporate culture, with a start-up mentality and the power of a big corporate group. We combine knowledge and many years of experience in e-commerce with flat hierarchies and a highly motivated team. Whether you're an intern or a teamlead: We take every idea seriously, because we want to work together in shaping the future of e-commerce!

We love flexibility! We offer you the best environment to work in a flexible and focused way: You decide whether you want to work in our office in Cologne // Darmstadt // Düsseldorf while at the same time having the opportunity to work remotely (Germany). We want to offer you the most attractive workplace in e-commerce and a maximum of flexibility for your personal work-life balance.

Day-by-day, our development team of about 300 experts pursues the goal of creating the best-possible customer shopping experience for the marketplace. We are here to inspire millions of customers, to help them find, purchase and get the things they love. To enrich the lives of our customers, we collaborate in cross-functional teams, in which product managers, product designers, frontend and backend engineers, data scientists and lean managers join forces. Details regarding the challenges of the respective product areas can be found here: .

Your tasks – this is what awaits you in detail

  • You influence our product and shape product strategy based on research and data

  • You identify customer needs and problems which are worth solving

  • You break down large problems into simple solutions and drive them from concept through completion

  • You are a full partner with the Product Manager on product discovery and measure your impact on the success of your product

  • You create a unified, end-to-end experience through close collaboration with Product Managers and Engineers and test your designs regularly in customer interviews and usability testings

  • You advocate for design by sharing your work and presenting cross-functionally, while being able to precisely articulate design rationale

  • You raise the bar on design quality across the organization, and collaborate with our growing internal Product Design practice

Want to learn more about the product design area? Watch the video here - have fun!

Your profile – this is what we expect from you

  • You have several years of experience in designing digital products, including the information architecture, interaction design and visual design

  • You are a team player and always eager to learn

  • You understand that good user experience (UX) is bigger than just user interface (UI), it’s the total value of a product provided to the customer

  • You can think at a high level about product strategy and vision

  • You are aware about our company challenges and KPIs and you identify impactful initiatives

  • You know which customer jobs need to be done

  • You are able to bring ideas to life by setting up prototypes and quickly iterating on these early and often by using qualitative and quantitative user research methods

What we offer

  • Create your own work-life! We offer you the best possible flexibility in terms of working hours and location 
  • A highly-motivated and qualified team from different fields and numerous nations
  • You would like to move to Germany? No problem - we offer you an attractive relocation package for a smooth start
  • The future is digital - Develop the e-commerce of the future with us and work on a product with millions of users with a broadly-based technology stack
  • Power meets dynamic - flat hierarchies and start-up mentality meet the power of a big corporate group and offers you an agile and secure working environment at the same time
  • Free choice of hardware – we provide you with the development environment of your choice
  • Personal & team growth: We love to have flexibility in terms of working location, but we also believe that personal interactions are important. That’s why we organize company events, and cover the costs to bring you there and to other (approved) get togethers with your peers. The same applies to conferences and other learning opportunities. We want everybody to grow personally and professionally, as a team and as a company.
  • Top conditions at the Urban Sports Club for fitness, team sports, yoga and more
Check out our Principles & our blog for even more insights into our company culture! 

Refer an Engineer Program

You want to work for us, but not without your dearest colleague? Join us as a team and earn money by referring your buddy for one of our open Tech positions! Depending on the level we offer a bonus up to 1.300,- € per referral, which will be paid after successful recruitment (the first part with your first salary, the second part after your buddy passes the trial period).
Why are you the perfect fit for this position? Don't bother with cover letters - we're interested in facts and figures!

As we have very international teams, we would highly appreciate it to receive your CV or profile link in English.
Apply here
Your contact person: Vivian Förder

Kaufland e-commerce
Kaufland e-commerce Services GmbH & Co. KG

Postal address:
Habsburgerring 2
50674 Köln