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Product Designer



Product, Design
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024
Kia Ora, Hola, สวัสดี, Guten Tag!

WhereTo is a business travel startup from San Francisco that evolved into an agile development and design studio within the Flight Centre family. We build travel solutions used by some of the largest companies on the planet - we have just one goal: making business travel better for everybody.

WhereTo provides an AI-powered travel platform for corporate travel. Their platform uses machine learning algorithms to recommend personalized travel options based on a traveler's preferences, company policies, and budget. WhereTo's technology also allows for real-time travel tracking, reporting, and cost analysis, enabling companies to optimize their travel programs and reduce costs.

To learn more about WhereTo click HERE

About Your Opportunity

  • With a strong emphasis on mobile-specific skills, you'll be responsible for the user interface, its architecture, interaction, and visual design of our iOS and Android applications.
  • Champion mobile design, focusing on iOS and Android applications, while considering platform differences, device sizes, and other unique aspects of each operating system.
  • Push yourself to explore big ideas and refine them into feasible, inventive solutions with meticulous attention to detail for both iOS and Android platforms while taking into account how they relate to our web products.
  • Collaborate with product management, engineering, user research, and tech writers to define multiple features that impact the entire product, helping to shape product direction under the guidance of more senior designers.
  • Take ownership of design execution, continuously measuring and improving upon your work for both iOS and Android applications.
  • Participate in and help facilitate cross-functional design thinking workshops, concentrating on optimizing mobile experiences for all users and customers.
  • Create deliverables for every stage of the design process, such as storyboards, wireframes, user flows, interactive prototypes, and pixel-perfect UI assets to be handed off and added to our Figma libraries.
  • Contribute to and utilize WhereTo's design system, ensuring scalable and consistent design across our entire product ecosystem, with a focus on the unique requirements of iOS and Android experiences.
  • Employ data-driven insights, including analytics and user research, to inform your work, while relying on your intuition to address any gaps.
  • Foster a creative, supportive culture within the Product Design & UX team, with an emphasis on iOS and Android design expertise and collaboration.

Experience & Qualifications

  • You're a skilled, passionate, and efficient designer with a solid grasp of mobile design patterns and interaction principles specific to iOS and Android.
  • Your strong analytical skills and inventive storytelling abilities enable you to collaborate seamlessly with colleagues and unite cross-functional teams around a shared vision.
  • Embracing feedback from a diverse range of stakeholders, you expertly research ideas and rely on your intuition to make well-informed decisions, even when definitive facts are scarce.
  • Your expertise in balancing business needs with simple, engaging, and user-centered solutions tailored for iOS and Android makes you a valuable asset in the mobile design space.
  • You're adept at working in Agile or Scrum product development environments, fostering cross-functional and highly collaborative dynamics within your team.
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of 4 years of designing consumer, enterprise and mobile user experiences for a web service.
  • Minimum of 4 years with specialization in interaction design, visual design and design thinking, with experience in prototyping and user research.
  • Minimum of 4 years with design and prototyping tools like Figma, Moqups etc.

Work Perks! - What’s in it for you?

FCTG is renowned internationally for having amazing perks and an even better culture. We understand that our people are our most valuable asset. It is the passion and dedication of our teams that keep the company on top of the industry ladder. It’s also why we offer some great employee benefits and perks outside of the norm.

  • Our fantastic offices are located in the heart of Barcelona, at Plaça Catalunya.
  • The opportunity to join our free language lessons (English, French, Spanish or Catalan).
  • An attractive package:
    • 25 days off/year + 5 compensation days + reduced time during summer + bank holidays.
    • Health insurance.
    • Flexible working-time.
  • Table tennis on the terrace, a kitchen area with free snacks, fresh fruits and drinks.
  • The opportunity to work with an international and talented team.
  • Several activities organised by the ambassadors!