UX Designer - Squla

Job description

As we are continuously growing and improving our platforms, we are now looking for a UX Designer to join our Squla team. Are you enthusiastic about making an impact in children’s learning? Then keep on reading!

What are you going to do?

As Squla's UX Designer, your goal is to make our digital learning offering completely frictionless.  You will work closely with the wider team (Developers, product owners and data scientists) in an agile environment, delivering a consistent and seamless user experience from concept to release.  You'll collect user research and validate design concepts, as well as defining the information architecture, creating cross-device wireframes and clickable prototypes.  

Job requirements

Who are you?

You have the magical ability to make children happy. You have affinity with education technology and designing for children, and you enjoy working in a dynamic and flexible environment. You have a critical but open minded attitude, and your communication is precise and effective.

What do we expect from you?
  • Master’s degree in Communication, Media design, Industrial Design, Interaction Design or related studies;

  • 4+ years experience in UX design/interaction design;

  • Wizard-like skills to simplify apparent complexity;

  • A keen eye for the fun in functionality;

  • Experience interacting, validating and testing with end-users;

  • Experience with design based on quantitative data (Google Analytics & A/B-testing);

  • Experience using tools like Figma, Sketch, InVision, Illustrator, Jira and Trello;

  • Good communication skills in Dutch and English, both verbal and written;

  • Experience with educational technology and designing for kids is a plus;

  • Experience with games and game design is a plus;

  • A keen eye for visual design is a plus.

What can you expect from us?
  • Macbook as a work laptop
  • A desk in our Amsterdam office
  • Personal learning budget
  • Informal yet professional atmosphere
  • A diverse and international team
  • Daily fresh fruit, lunch and snacks, as well as monthly drinks and company events
  • Squla & WRTS accounts free for life
  • An unique chance to make an impact in children’s education, and have fun while doing so!
About Futurewhiz

At Futurewhiz (the parent company of Squla, WRTS & scoyo) we are on a mission to empower children to grow through personalized education.

The Futurewhiz crew is a dynamic team that is excited about creating a fun, new way of learning in this ever-evolving digital age. Our team represents different backgrounds and nationalities. We have a positive, energetic, informal work environment where teamwork is key to creating high quality products. Everyone who works here contributes to a new and fun way of learning!