Working Student UI/UX Designer
Who we are…?
Safety io provides cloud based/IoT solutions for the live monitoring of workforces in hazardous areas; fleet management for market-leading MSA safety products; on-scene monitoring for the global fire service; and many other compelling products and services. We are an international company with offices in Germany and the USA. Our parent company, MSA is an international company, employing about 5000 people, operating all over the globe. MSA has an annual turnover in the billions!
What we are looking for
We are looking for a motivated students to join us in our agile working environment in Berlin. You can help us continue to shape the future of safety technology.
The Design Student will become a part of our Designers Chapter and will support the team with research, testing, conception and design.
- Get insights into the development of digital products.
- Learn how to use prototyping tools (Sketch, XD Adobe, inVision)
- Get knowledge and experience about User Research. How and when use the different methodologies.
- Learn about Agile and Scrum.
- Gain experience in Design Thinking.
- One-on-one discussions with experienced UX / UI designers to help you with further development.
- Collaborating with our designers
- Supporting the development team in the processing of customer projects
- Developing of appealing user interfaces
- Designing mockups, layouts and animations
- Creating a creative solutions for ease of use and discoverability
- Enrolled at a German university in the field of interface, graphic or interaction design, media informatics, web or digital
- Basic understanding of web, iOS and Android apps
- Understanding of design principles like layouts, colour theory, and typography
- Good skills in: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and XD.
- Familiarity with prototyping tools like Sketch, Figma or similar is a plus
- Deep understanding of an intuitive user interface
- Great communication skills in English.
What we offer
- A start-up like environment with the backing and security of a market leader over 100 years old
- Meaningful projects that make a difference — at Safety io, you will save lives
- Flat company hierarchy & modern agile structure with a culture that embraces diversity and individual input and knowledge sharing
- Flexible working hours and possibility of home office, mobile working
- Fantastic work / life balance
- Competitive salary
- Opportunity to attend conferences and provided learning tools
- Modern office spaces and an international team