Mid/Senior UX Designer

Job description

As part of our development in France and internationally, we are looking for an experienced UX Designer to help take our platform to the next level.

 

Your role as a UX expert will be to use your prior knowledge and experience - alongside our data - to provide useful analysis to help improve the OpenClassrooms platform. You’ll work alongside Product Manager and Creative Director

 

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REPORTING LINE

 

Reports to the CTO

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

Your role will include the following tasks:

 

  • Creating user stories and personas
  • Conducting benchmarks
  • Providing product improvement ideas
  • Taking part in team brainstorming and UX mapping meetings
  • Interface design (wireframing, web and mobile prototyping etc.)
  • Running and monitoring user tests
  • You’ll be able to present and defend your ideas in front of the team and well as participate in features and design meetings, with ideas eventually reaching our 2.5 million users across the world.

Requirements

SKILLS REQUIRED

 

  • Ability to combine strategic thinking and operational excellence
  • Ability to work in an agile and constantly moving environment, adaptability and agility
  • Good spirit and empathy
  • You are comfortable speaking and writing in French and English (correct spelling required),
  • You have a good knowledge of UX methodologies, and a strong interest in interface design following Material design guidelines.
  • You master the wireframing tools ( Sketch, Axure or Balsamiq).
  • You are organized and able to handle multiple tasks head-on.
  • You are meticulous with a keen eye for detail.
  • Curious, passionate, you see the world in pixels, patterns and interactions.

 

 

REQUIREMENTS

 

  • 4 years experience in UX design, UX research or interaction design.
  • Portfolio with work examples 

 

HIRING PROCESS

 

The journey starts with a phone interview and a meeting with Audrey, Hiring Manager.

Then we plan face to face meetings with Fanny (VP Product), Mathieu and Kimberly (Senior UX). For the final round, you will meet Romain CTO, some members of the Tech team and some members of other teams (Student Success, Revenues, Marketing…)

You will be asked to provide us with professional references contact detail.

 

Feel free to get the gist of who we are: https://openclassrooms.com/courses/how-do-we-work-at-openclassrooms

 

WHAT WE OFFER

 

Public transportation in Paris and suburbs for free (Pass Navigo paid by OpenClassrooms)

- Health insurance for free (“Mutuelle” monthly fee entirely paid by OpenClassrooms)

- Meal vouchers (Employer contribution at the max authorized by law)

- Access to gym for free (GymPass paid by OpenClassrooms)

- Unlimited days off and a 1.000€ premium once a year for 15+ days off taken

- Access to remote working

- A company MacBook

- A work environment and a strong culture built on agility, openness, respect and high quality

 

 

OpenClassrooms is a French hyper-growth company eligible to the French Tech Visa program. That means, for foreign candidates, benefiting from the accelerated procedure to apply for a "Talent Passport" residence permit. There is also a simplified "accompanying family" procedure available for spouse and dependent minor children.

More information here : https://visa.lafrenchtech.com/4/french-tech-visa-for-employees