NAVTEQ Principal UX Designer in Berlin, Germany


HERE, the Open Location Platform company, enables people, enterprises and cities to harness the power of location. By making sense of the world through the lens of location we empower our customers to achieve better outcomes – from helping a city manage its infrastructure or an enterprise optimize its assets to delivering drivers to their destination safely. To learn more about HERE, including our new generation of cloud-based location platform services, visit

You are a UX and UI designer at heart and by conviction.You believe that less is more,but you know that the detail makes the product.You understand the business needs for design as well as the complexity of are passionate about your work and you are happy to represent design as a discipline.Your approach is systemic,looking at the whole ecosystem while creating the optimum solution for a service or product.

At HERE,you will promote and build our brand by creating user centric design solutions and by providing design direction for HEREs software applications.

Conceptualize the fundamental user experiences and UX patterns and help build the logical narrative around them.Analyze and negotiate insights and requirements,define success criteria,functionality and rational as well as quality metrics.

Provide detail designs and direct contributing designers in doing so.Negotiate your solutions with business and technology stakeholders and deploy them to product owners and implementers.

Specify global and scalable solutions.Identify generally applicable patterns and components and help integrate them into HEREs software design principles,styleguides and libraries.

You will work in a cross-discipline design team and guide other contributors to ensure that the UX communicates our brand and business offer successfully on current and emerging platforms.

Work with product owners,brand experts and technical program managers.Lead and direct UX designers,producers,prototypers,developers, realize your solutions.

Be happy to present solutions to strategic stakeholders for feedback and acknowledgment.Understand the business needs.Work with researchers and data analysts to integrate market analysis,customer feedback and usability findings in your concepts and designs.

Be passionate about your work and be able to communicate complex topics in a simple way,whether on paper,face to face or when designing UI.

Be able to effectively manage tasks of varying complexities,meet deadlines and work well under pressure.

Demonstrate you are proactive in sharing your expertise and be happy to engage with others,to inspire and to mentor.

  • Exceptional portfolio,with focus on user experience for several types of media and platforms such as web,mobile OSs,desktop applications or games.

  • Strong technical knowledge of how web-based technologies apply to design.

  • Expert knowledge of usability principles and techniques.Fluency in best practices for visual design.

  • Proficiency in all standard design and prototyping tools.Front-end programming knowledge is welcome. 3D software tools are a plus.

  • You should be able to handle complexity.Experience in working with research experts,techniques and formats is expected.Experience with data analytics and business intelligence is a plus.

  • Experience working in a collaborative team and working directly with internal stakeholders,customers and developers.

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills.

  • Experience in Agile development environments.

  • Degree in design,human-computer interaction (HCI),or equivalent professional experience

  • At least 8years of experience as a UX designer,creative director,or similar role.

Job: Research & Software Development

Schedule: Full-time

Primary Location: Europe-Germany-Germany-Berlin_Invalidenstrasse 117

Req ID: 1600036405