Talented Designer


At XY we have one goal: offering our users the quickest and easiest way to apply for jobs from their smartphone. For this we’re building a fundamentally different UX, so that a

job application doesn’t feel anymore like when Yahoo was a startup. We’re rapidly growing and have recently secured our first external funding from a top-tier VC from Silicon

Valley. Now we’re looking for talented people to join our global team!

We're a remote team and accept applications from anywhere in the world!


What we offer

  • Brand new venture backed by exceptional investors
  • You will get to work on very challenging products and features that will be launched in multiple countries and will be used by millions
  • Top product with newest tech, no legacy code
  • Distributed team, work from wherever you want
  • Work with the best equipment (high-specced Macbook Pro or Thinkpad X1 Carbon)
  • You will work with people who love and breathe product, tech and design and your good work will have an amazing fan following within the team
  • Given that you are one of the best, your compensation will also be one of the best in the industry
  • We take pride in our encouraging team culture where you can grow to your full potential
  • We prefer, if you’re based in Berlin, but are open to applications from anywhere.

What You’ll Do

  • Be our internal UX expert and evangelist; keep us honest
  • Collaborate with marketing and product management to understand our users and customers and their needs
  • Conduct your own research and leverage the tones of data we have
  • Work closely with product managers, visual designers and developers to deliver an amazing user experience across our platform
  • Be the keeper of our pattern library

Who You Are

  • Successfully worked at a startup, i.e. comfortable with complex and unstructured problems, high degree of autonomy in a fast paced environment, getting shit done, being self motivated and organised
  • Solid portfolio demonstrating strong UX/UI
  • Proven success designing across devices (responsive) and building pattern libraries
  • Experience in conducting usability testing and user research
  • Did we mention information architecture?
  • Bonus: Frontend prototyping skills
  • Data-informed, ie. comfortable with using data to guide product decisions, experienced in defining needed tracking, experience with Google Analytics, Mixpanel or similar products, comfortable defining and running experiments
  • Experience with agile product development methodologies (lean, iterative, collaborative, hands on, fast)
  • Have a new tech profile;)