Design Director UI/Data viz (Full Time) m/f/d

Amazing opportunity for a digital Design Director or Senior Digital Designer (m/f/d) with team management experience to work for an independent creative consultancy based in Berlin specializing in information visualization and strategic consulting.

 

Your responsibilities:

  • Developing exceptional digital projects (web, product, data viz), which stand out through their brilliant design and the sound conceptual thinking at their core
  • Building and managing the digital team within our design department
  • On a project level, you will oversee multiple digital projects and lead a team of designers through execution, as well as ensure project/client profitability
  • You ultimately create seamless, contemporary, and relevant digital experiences, working with visual storytelling and visualization methods

 

What you bring:

  • Minimum of 8 years of design experience, leading infographic, data-viz, and/or digital initiative, including guiding on clients across a range of categories and strategic as well as tactical issues
  • You have a broad understanding of general UX principles and are equipped with a user-centric perspective which helps you collaborate seamlessly with our UX strategists
  • You are able to manage complex projects, contributing to strategy, presentations, brand knowledge, design sensitivity, artwork process, production & technology issues
  • You have an entrepreneurial spirit and drive
  • Your presentations are inspirational and to the point
  • Understanding of the economics of a professional design service firm
  • Ability to lead and manage a team of 5-8 people
  • You are open-minded, take ownership of your projects and show initiative
  • As a team player, you enjoy working with others to develop thinking as a unit and not as an individual
  • An avid networker, you are able to maintain client relationships beyond the completion of projects
  • Accurate, paying attention to details and being exact
  • You are familiar with the agile mindset and have a good understanding of co-creative workflows such as Design Thinking, design sprints or similar
  • Excellent skills in the Adobe Creative Suite, PowerPoint or Keynote are essential, as are skills in Sketch, InVision and/or similar tools
  • Knowledge of data visualization frameworks and workflows is a huge plus
  • Very strong English language skills required, good German language skills are a plus

 

What we can offer:

  • An interesting range of clients from some of Germany’s industry and tech giants, to public and political authorities to educational institutions and non-profit organizations
  • Projects with demanding conceptual and strategic challenges to solve
  • A competitive salary and opportunities for growth
  • An open-minded and diverse team of experts, based in a beautiful office in the heart of Berlin (with good connections to local city transport)
  • A corporate culture which strongly values the principles of transparency, co-creation, and participation
  • Inspirational interdisciplinary collaborations with colleagues from our content, tech and business departments
  • A dog friendly company environment and a casual dress code
  • An animated company life with recurrent internal events – from Lunch & Learn to Thirsty Thursdays to grill parties on our rooftop terrace

 

About the Infographics Group

We are an analytical-creative consultancy for anyone who has something to tell but reaches their limits due to complexity. We understand the complexity of challenges and use it to develop the best possible solutions. We analyze, select, structure and implement — whether in the form of data visualizations, content strategies or infographics systems. In this way we make data and information tangible. With our multidisciplinary team of designers, software developers, strategists and content experts, we enable people to make better informed decisions. For our customers, which include companies as well as governmental and civil society institutions, we are not contractors, but true partners at eye level.

 

Sounds perfect for you? Then send your CV, portfolio and earliest start date to jobs@i.graphics. Do you have questions in advance? Send us an e-mail or call Jennifer Martin at 030 221 83 68 102.