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Senior UX Designer

Senior UX Designer

Job ID 
534419
Location 
LU-Luxembourg
Posted Date 
15/05/2017
Company 
Amazon Europe Core SARL - LUX
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description


Are you passionate about Fashion and Technology? How will innovation shape the world of Fashion? How will customers discover and buy clothing in the future?

Amazon’s European Fashion Customer Experience team owns defining and delivering Amazon’s cutting-edge initiatives to customers and cultures across Europe. We do this by developing our own customer-facing features, services and platforms based on custom European needs, and through partnerships with Amazon technical teams around the world.

We are looking for a Senior UX Designer to help structure and develop Amazon’s EU Fashion tech & UX program. Candidates need to have a strong sense of ownership, passion to provide great customer experiences and excellent troubleshooting skills even when in high-pressure situations.

The key goal for this role is firstly to help deliver innovative features for Amazon’ fashion customers. Secondly, the goal is to add functionality to tools used daily by our internal team to support workflow such as Fashion design, testing, buying, manufacturing and merchandizing. The growth of the business and the increasing selection of items make this role an exciting, interesting, and very challenging position. We need someone who is passionate about developing functionality that inspires customers, improves discoverability of items, simplifies fit of clothing, elevates the look and feel of the site, and provides an enjoyable shopping experience.

The ideal candidate for this role will be customer-obsessed with the capability to dive in and learn new technologies fast and who is comfortable in a fast-paced, dynamic environment; will be a creative and an analytical problem solver with the opportunity to fulfill the Amazon motto to “Work Hard. Have Fun. Make History.”

Expect to get involved in supporting new projects and initiatives, driving performance, and help building plans for the future. We need someone who is eager to learn with us as we change the future of Fashion eCommerce.

This position is based in our New Tech Center in Madrid, Spain.

Basic Qualifications


  • At least 5 years of experience as a user experience designer, interaction designer, information architect, or similar role
  • An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience creating great user-centered design solutions is a requirement for application
  • Fluent in English, excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Proven track record presenting to and influencing senior executive management
  • Experience working in a collaborative team and working directly with developers for implementation of designs
  • Ability to work gracefully and have a bias for action in a fast-paced, sometimes ambiguous environment
  • Ability to drive the design review cycle and close on design requirements independently
  • Familiarity with the technical considerations needed when designing for mobile spaces
  • Bachelor's degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent professional experience
  • Proficiency in a variety of design tools such as Axure, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks, Visio or Omnigraffle, and Dreamweaver


Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to prototype in HTML, JavaScript, and CSS, Flash or Flash Catalyst
  • Experience designing, guiding, and implementing formal and informal usability studies
  • Experience designing mobile web, and/or on-device mobile applications
  • Visual design expertise demonstrated through mockups and style guides