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Principal Designer (m/f) UX/UI at Phoenix Design GmbH + Co. KG

The Opportunity

You are an experienced designer with a creative mind?

You have an eye and passion for user experience?

You are ready to take the lead and inspire us?

– Then join us in our studio in Stuttgart as


Who are we?

PHOENIX DESIGN is one of the leading independent design studios in the world. More than 750 design awards (1st place – iF Ranking Creative Design Offices) are living testimony to our excellent quality. Our success is mainly based on our exceptional team – our designers, strategists, technologists, and model makers collaborate on projects from various industries: Consumer Electronics, Sanitary Equipment, Medical Technology, Industry and Transportation. With our broad spectrum of international clients, you will be provided with a wide range of development opportunities.

At PHOENIX DESIGN we pursue a holistic concept, characterized by a user-oriented and brand-representative design and offer you a career option tailored to meet your personal needs. We are convinced that motivated and highly qualified individuals create great dynamics. Our teams complement each other by following an interdisciplinary approach, creating room for constant evolvement.

What will you be doing?

As Principal Designer you are responsible for the design of the whole user experience (UX), whether it is integrated in products, apps or the web, within the field of consumer goods, automotive and medical. One of your core skills is in visual design (layout, typography, icon language, animations, guidelines, interaction …) and you inspire your team and multi-disciplinary work colleagues with outstanding creativity. With your hands-on mentality and innovative ideas you lead the way and are able to pass your experience on to others. You will perform independently in international projects as project lead as well as client manager in close cooperation with new and established clients, such as Adidas, Audi, Haier, Huawei, LG Electronics, Midea, Samsung or Zeiss.

What do we expect from you?

  • At least 6 years of professional experience, preferably in an international agency setting 
  • Experience in client management, workshops, presentations and as project lead 
  • Exceptional creativity and a particular feeling for extraordinary UX 
  • High level of self-motivation and the endurance to bring forward the visual design in a team 
  • Independent and cooperative functioning within the team 
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills (English and/or German) 
  • Deep understanding of design processes and methods 
  • Curiosity and eagerness to learn 
  • Beneficial: implementation of UI’s as interactive prototypes (e.g. HTML5)  

What can you expect from us?

  • Permanent position in an attractive environment 
  • Freedom to develop yourself professionally 
  • Further training through workshops and courses as well as trade show and congress attendances 
  • Regular team events (e.g. skiing, lunch talks, barbecues on our panorama terrace and many more).  
  • You will be part of a team that doesn’t only emphasize competence but also attaches great value to team spirit and an amicable way of working together 

Do you want to become a Phoenix?

…then please send your application including CV, cover letter and portfolio with your most significant work samples (PDF or online) to [email protected] and be a part of our success story!

Please let us also know the earliest possible date to join our team.

For any further questions, please contact Katharina Unger at +49 711-955976-32 or [email protected]

We are looking forward to hearing from you!


Stuttgart / Germany

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