Vice President User Experience & Design (m/f/x)

Munich /
Product – UX /
full-time
About us

Do you love stories? If so, please keep reading, because we certainly do. We believe the ability to tell stories is what makes us human. Joyn is your streaming app with over 50 live TV channels, exclusive previews, originals and collections. We understand Joyn as a partnership – an invitation to content-providers and users alike to make entertainment more meaningful and fun. Our app aggregates global and especially local content in a relevant way for Germany, both live TV and on-demand content. All kinds of stories and more to come, everyday.

We hire the best, because we need people that are as customer-focused as we are. We are looking for champions to help us further connect with our audience. It’s not a small or easy task, but it’s a fun and rewarding one. Do you think you’re up for it? Great. Then send us your application!

About the job

JOYN is seeking a VP User Experience and Design to help leading the way towards the next generation of our video platform. We combine the worlds of TV and VOD, with the goal to become your favorite German streaming destination. We are on a mission to create shared moments of excitement. We inspire and inform, with outstanding stories and entertainment. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of this journey, by creating delightful, intuitive and innovative experiences for our users across a variety of platforms including web, mobile and tv devices. It’s not only a challenging task, but it’s a fun and rewarding one. If you’re up for it, let us know.

WHAT YOU WOULD DO

    • Ensure and foster an outstanding user experience across all JOYN platforms
    • Strategically develop our experience to be a truly differentiating value driver and to support our business goals
    • Take responsibility for validated, best-in-class concepts and UI/UX designs
    • Help to build our brand across the entire customer journey
    • Lead, develop and coach our design and research team
    • Own projects through the entire lifecycle from concept to production
    • Advocate experience design excellence across the entire organization and support to nurture a user-centric environment

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

    • You’re experienced with designing and shipping consumer-facing products (Experience in media is a plus)
    • You have passion for customers, design and product thinking 
    • You feel comfortable with agile working routines in dynamic environments
    • You possess a track record in leading design teams to excellence
    • You have a strong understanding of user-centered design & research methodologies
    • You communicate effectively and highly value teamwork
    • Dedication and love for what you do
Why you`ll love it here

• Well-funded, stable and innovative company backed by ProSiebenSat1 and Discovery
• Open, transparent, and bureaucracy-free company culture
• Brand new office located in the heart of Munich with parking, showers and a canteen
• Competitive compensation package
• Flexible working times and home office when you need it
• Highly international working environment
• State-of-the-art coffee machines, free fruits, snacks and beverages
• Company movie events, table tennis, pool table and kicker

Are you ready? We're fast, we’re well-funded and growing quickly. Joyn has just started, it's the best time to join us and shape our vision.