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Senior UX Designer

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JOB FUNCTIONS

The Solutions Group (SG) UX Team is a multidisciplinary Design squad producing prototypes and demos to support strategic internal initiatives and sales activity. We operate as an independent squad within the Solutions Group and directly collaborate with SG Developers and Research & Development.

We love pushing the boundaries of UX/UI, we are passionate about motion design, and we always try to bring moments of “WOW” to everything we do.

What do we do?

Showcase – Primarily, we adopt the Backbase Design System and collaborate with developers to deliver Showcase – our golden demo environments. Showcase combines all aspects of the Backbase Platform to present the future of people-first banking and it is our responsibility to ensure these experiences exceed our users expectations.

Proof of Concepts – Secondly, we build mini projects together with our prospects, called Proof of Concepts. These projects show Financial institutions how the Backbase Platform works and can help solve their business and customer needs.

LABS & Events – Thirdly, we support and facilitate experiments within the wider Backbase community. These prototypes and artifacts contribute to Showcase ahead of market demos, analyst reports, or stage events such as Finovate or Backbase ENGAGE.
  • 5-8 years of professional experience in UX and Product Design in a Digital, Agile (scale-up or agency) environment;
  • You have a degree in Interaction Design, Product Design, User Interface Design or a similar area;
  • Experience in Design Thinking, Conceptual Design, and producing Design documentation like Service Blueprints, Customer Journey maps, Information Architecture, Flow diagrams etc.;
  • You are genuinely passionate about UX/UI and solving business and user problems;
  • You can communicate your ideas clearly to those around you;
  • You have solid working knowledge and professional working experience with common UX tooling in particular Figma, Invision, After Effects, Protopie;
  • You have a strong working knowledge of UX Principles, Interface Patterns and Motion Design;
  • You have experience with User Testing and Research;
  • You are a team player, social and proactively provide suggestive feedback to help your colleagues grow in their career but also as a human;
  • You have professional English speaking and writing skills;
  • You are curious, always keen to learn new things and try them out;
  • You are someone interested in visual design and eager to work with platforms and Design Systems in order to develop unique experiences;
  • You actively contribute during brainstorming or refinement sessions;
  • You don’t mind working on prototypes or apps not available to the general public. Instead, they act as inspiration for apps eventually used by millions of users around the world.
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You’ll always have the opportunity to get out of your comfort zone, wear different hats and challenge yourself
Mohamed Hamed
Mohamed Hamed iOS Engineer, EMEA Hub

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THE JOB AT BACKBASE

This Senior UX Designer role provides a unique opportunity to work on key company initiatives as well as gain exposure across the financial sector.

If you are the type of UX’er that thrives on variety, has a passion for product design, and likes to blend together business value and user needs, then this is for you.

What are your responsibilities?

UX Workshops – You will join and facilitate UX Workshops and Design sprints for internal teams and prospects. You will educate teams on Design Systems, map customer journeys, and wireframe effective solutions.

Demo Story Design - You will collaborate with Product Owners, Subject Matter Experts, Developers, and UI specialists to oversee the UX of our best-in-class demos.

Prototyping & Experiments – Together with your Design Leadership, you will champion collaborative innovation, test concepts with users, and ensure we are leveraging lean UX principles to push the boundaries beyond banking. apply now

REASONS TO 
JOIN BACKBASE

develop yourself

Join one of the knowledge-sharing breakfasts, a guild meeting, work on your personal development plan and make use of our training budget.

a global community

With 70+ nationalities working side-by-side in 14 offices around the world, Backbase is a place where you can work on global projects.

pride and fun

We take pride in our achievements and we love to celebrate them. We host a variety of parties, celebrations, team outings, games nights and office drinks in all our global hubs.

hybrid work model

We enjoy the perks of working from home and in person. We also contribute towards your ergonomic home office space.

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trusted by
leading banks

We leave when our clients are happy. Not a day earlier. This committed way of working has won over a lot of our clients’ hearts. This isn’t our first rodeo.

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This is the place you need to be… We want to know you and your skills.

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SOLUTIONS GROUP

In Solution Group, the pressure is high. Our work impacts the sales cycle and convinces the client of how easy it is to use the Backbase Digital-First Banking platform. We over-deliver without under promising. 

team challenge

SOLUTION ENGINEERING

 

We understand our clients’ needs and know how to translate that to our product. Traveling is a big part of the work so maintaining a work-life balance can be challenging at times. But don’t worry! .We have plenty of things to offer in return.  Work with C-level executives in the biggest banks around the globe, discover the world and see the real impact of your work in closed deals and satisfied clients. 

no fluff, just stuff

We have no time for bullsh*t. It is all about quick decision-making and real solutions.

growth

You know the product inside and out, and you are ready to exceed our customers’ expectations. No matter the challenge, you always aim higher.

variety of tasks

Don’t stress about only doing POCs for clients. You will find plenty of opportunities to switch contexts and work on a variety of different tasks

fun

Mauritius, Hong Kong or Australia. Travel with your colleagues and build real friendships while being onsite with clients.

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Location

  • Amsterdam 89
  • Atlanta 22
  • Boise 13
  • Bristol 2
  • Cardiff 8
  • Frankfurt 2
  • Guadalajara 11
  • Hanoi 1
  • Ho-Chi-Minh 3
  • Hyderabad 15
  • Jakarta 1
  • Krakow 28
  • London 11
  • Manila 1
  • Melbourne 2
  • Mexico City 17
  • Princeton 1
  • Sao Paulo 1
  • Singapore 18
  • Sydney 4
  • Tokyo 3
  • Toronto 11
  • Utrecht 1
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BACKBASE IN AMSTERDAM

Where it all began! Two guys, our founder Jouk and his partner, set out on a mission “to make the internet more beautiful”. Fast-forward 16 years, our offices in Amsterdam are home to over 480 people. The Amsterdam HQ is the largest of our offices and boasts an international mix of talented people. Working in software engineering, sales, marketing, academy or business support, we have a great team that’s driving our growth.

Located in Amsterdam-Oost (East), our EMEA HQ offices are a stone’s throw away from the beautiful Tropenmuseum, the Amsterdam Royal Zoo and famous windmill brewery Brouwerij ‘t IJ. Famous for its breathtaking architecture, canals, and over 881,000 bikes,  Amsterdam is a city that’s easy to fall in love with.

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CULTURE

Our Amsterdam office is home to people from all over the world working in small, lean teams. Loud and busy sometimes but always friendly, helpful, and super fun. We love to celebrate each other’s achievements, share jokes, and our love for food, movies, traveling, and sports. We’re one big and diverse family working towards the same goal.

With graffiti of Marilyn Monroe and Pulp Fiction stars John Travolta, and Samuel L. Jackson looking cool on our walls, you can probably guess that we love entertainment. From games nights and parties to boat rides and Dj gigs – you name it, we have it.

lunch

Free, healthy lunches every day. Plus snacks and drinks.

social

Friday parties every month. Office boat you can use with your team.

health

Discounted gym membership through our corporate fitness plan.

training budget

Specific budget for your personal development.

referral

Referral bonus incentive for bringing the best talent.

clothing

You can wear clothes you feel comfortable in.

high spec equipment

We provide all employees with high-spec Macs and tech set up.

well-being

Access to the premium Headspace app.

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Location

  • Amsterdam 62
  • Atlanta 10
  • Berlin 1
  • Boise 7
  • Bristol 11
  • Cardiff 16
  • Frankfurt 2
  • Guadalajara 3
  • Hyderabad 15
  • Krakow 20
  • Kuala Lumpur 1
  • London 15
  • manila 1
  • Melbourne 1
  • Mexico City 16
  • Milan 1
  • Singapore 7
  • Sydney 2
  • Tokyo 4
  • Toronto 7
  • Utrecht 3
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OUR VALUES

We explore new routes. We don’t shy away from being critical of ourselves, our products and our industry. We are open, direct and always questioning the status quo; to keep on learning and keep ourselves and others on their toes.

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OUR VALUES

No matter the challenge, we use our creative minds to find ways to make things happen. We are ambitious to be the best in class in the industry. Raising the bar. Pushing each other’s limits to bring out our best. We are determined & pragmatic. No Fluff. Just Stuff.

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OUR VALUES

We solve hard problems and look for new opportunities for growth. We inspire. We mobilize the right talent to succeed in our mission. We persevere where others would give up. We feel proud when our vision comes true.

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OUR VALUES

We are a company of builders, designers, makers, and doers, always open to learn and improve, shaping the future of banking together with our customers. We ask for feedback and constantly seek insights that make us better.

together

OUR VALUES

We are strong. We come from all over the world and embrace diversity. We believe in open dialogue among a small team of people who trust one another, who are focused outside themselves. This way we create shared consciousness and shared authorship of ideas that no single person could have arrived at independently.

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APPLICATION PROCESS

Your upcoming steps in the hiring journey with us depend on the role that you have applied for, however, this is what you can expect. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected].

Let’s Connect

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Let’s Meet

Let’s find out how you and Backbase can work together. We’ll call you for an open discussion, so feel free to ask any questions that you might have.

Let’s DeepDive

The next step in your journey is to meet us in person. Our secret sauce is hiring people with different perspectives. Show us your special powers in a case or a technical test. Again, the process differs per role, your Recruiter will tell you all about it.

Welcome to the family!

It’s official – let’s make it happen together! We look forward to shaping the future of banking with you.

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Location

  • Amsterdam 81
  • Atlanta 10
  • Boise 11
  • Cardiff 8
  • Frankfurt 2
  • Guadalajara 9
  • Hanoi 1
  • Ho-Chi-Minh 4
  • hong-kong 1
  • Hyderabad 26
  • Johannesburg 3
  • Krakow 29
  • Kuala Lumpur 2
  • London 11
  • Manila 2
  • Melbourne 2
  • Mexico City 18
  • Princeton 12
  • riyadh 1
  • Sao Paulo 1
  • Singapore 14
  • stockholm 1
  • Sydney 3
  • Tokyo 2
  • Toronto 9
  • Utrecht 1
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