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Interaction Designer

We are looking for an Interaction Designer to join an award-winning team of business analysts, designers and developers.

You will be developing the behavior of interactive products and services from the concept level to particular micro-interactions. Your role will cover establishing trusting relationships with our global clients like adidasHBOLiverpool FCKLM & Rovio to solve complex challenges and human problems with noteworthy design.

As an Interaction Designer you will:

  • Establish the guidelines that shape the ways users interact with digital products and services.
  • Work in a multidisciplinary team of designers, business analysts, copywriters, front and backend developers.
  • Collaborate with the clients to make sense of their business challenges, goals and restrains and turn your understanding into great interaction designs.
  • Communicating your ideas to different stakeholders through meaningful narratives will often be part of your day-to-day too.
  • Document detailed research, user flows and analytics to find weak spots or identify opportunities to improve them. 
  • Validate your ideas and concepts with end users.
  • Create concepts and detailed applications (ecosystem maps, customer journeys, service blueprints) based on the user research, benchmarking and design thinking. 
  • Produce and test interactive prototypes while prioritizing MVPs.

Ideally you:

  • Have 4+ of experience designing all things digital on top of a challenge-solver mindset who is excited about bringing creative ideas to life.
  • Can show off your skills, talent and vision with a stellar portfolio.
  • Enjoy and have a good eye for crafting killer decks that communicate your ideas and leave no stakeholder in doubt.
  • Have all the soft skills to build long-term relationships of trust with the client. Sometimes you can be involved in organizing processes (keywords: Kanban, Agile, Lean, Scrum), as well as adopting new methodologies on the spot if they seem to provide for the best outcome. 
  • Are familiar with design and prototyping tools (Figma, Sketch, Adobe or other).
  • Show a great grasp of applying user centric design approach across a range of project types.

What’s in it for you?

There is no status quo. You will join a dynamic team granting you a lot of freedom to experiment, innovate and create. We enjoy Reaktor’s flat hierarchy and make sure everyone’s voice is heard. We see people as our main value: being surrounded by a diverse and talented group creates the best environment to learn and grow. Our Amsterdam office has a unique vibe being a lively mix of 50+ people coming from 22 different countries: we love to connect, enjoy team activities and learn from failure and embrace success together.

Salary range: €45 000 – 65 000 a year

Here are our benefits in detail:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Work trips between EU offices
  • Team activities and get-togethers
  • Compensation of self-development activities (courses, conferences, certifications, etc.)
  • The latest computer and phone of your choice
  • Extended health insurance 
  • Screens, keyboard, headphones and the gear you need to make great work
  • An ergonomic home office if needed
  • Healthy and not-so-healthy snacks and drinks at the office
  • Travel expenses 
  • Phone subscription
  • Home internet expenses coverage
  • Company trips (when the pandemic situation permits)

Relocation

If you’re not based in Amsterdam, no worries. What’s important is that you’d be willing to come join us. To make sure we’re a home for top talent like you, we offer a nice relocation package, as well as all the help and advice you need in moving over.