Head of UX Design

Eindhoven HQ

This job position is based at our HQ in Eindhoven.

This is what you tell people at parties 👋
I work at one of the fastest growing tech companies in Europe. We even made it to the list of the Financial Times top 1000 fastest growing companies. We have a high performing environment and we celebrate our wins and we crave for sharing and learning from our mistakes. Together with Sendcloud, I am on a mission to empower businesses with world-class shipping. With more than 15,000 customers throughout Europe, and soon beyond, Sendcloud is the leading shipping solution in Europe.

What you will do in this role 🧐

You will lead and manage our design team, and also own and grow the design function.  Our team of designers is embedded in products teams and domain.  You will be responsible for hiring and performance management of the whole team, and making sure the right people are supporting the right team.  You will own the ‘how’ of design at Sendcloud, which will involve creating and updating our design processes.  As a leader you will also own design and cross-company projects.  As a member of the product leadership team, reporting to the VP of Product and will be expected to shape how the product team and company thinks about design and customers. 

Our perfect match💗

  • You have at least 3 years of experience leading and managing a team of UX designers
  • You have strong technical design skills (8+ years), with a portfolio of customer impacting work
  • You have experience working in either product, SAAS, or agile cross-functional teams
  • Nice to have design thinking experience
  • Nice to have a technical design or research degree or education
  • Nice to have worked on global products

You share our core values:

  • 💩  No bullshit: We don’t like big egos, we like honesty, transparency & openness. Share your mistakes with us and learn from them!
  • 🎯  Grow & Win: Keep on learning and improving, from each other, mistakes and by actively searching for ways to keep on developing your skills
  • 🎠  Have fun: You are not afraid to be yourself and you love to be surrounded by your awesome colleagues!

Benefits 🎉

  • Working in an internationally oriented, fast-growing, certified Great Place to Work! 📌  
  • A good salary that grows with the company and your accomplishments
  • 28 holidays per year on a full-time basis + a free holiday on/around your birthday 🥳
  • After 3 years of employment, you get a sabbatical of 4 weeks from us
  • Keep growing with a study budget of €2000,- per year!
  • Stay fit in our Sendcloud gym, weekly bootcamp sessions and weekly online yoga sessions!
  • Pension scheme
  • Discount on health insurance 
  • Access to many different discount programs, shop til you drop! 🛍

This position is open to worldwide candidates.  We offer (in-house) relocation assistance, which will make sure that you have a smooth relocation process🏠.

  • A relocation allowance of €3.000 (net) to help you cover the costs of your move to the Netherlands.
  • A flight ticket to the Netherlands for you (and your partner and children moving with you, if applicable);
  • Transfer from the airport to your first accommodation
  • We will help you out with your work VISA (and legal fees) and applying for the 30% ruling (if applicable). Read here more about the complete process.
Curious about the application process? Check it here!

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We want our people to be and become the best version of themselves.
That’s why we offer you an awesome perks and benefits package to enjoy on—and off—the job.

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