UI Designer

About the company

We are a Kraków-based software agency that has been on the market for over 10 years. Thanks to our steady growth rate of about 30-40% per year, we are currently hiring around 230 team members. The main part of our company are engineers, but apart from that, we can boast of an in-house Design team established in the middle of 2020. There are six UI and UX specialists working it at the moment. Due to a growing number of external projects and internal design needs, we are looking to expand this team by the next UI Designer.

About the position

We are looking for a person to help our development team with delivering thoughtful and gorgeous-looking projects. You will join our design team to work closely on diverse projects.

Above all, we can state:

  • Clients projects – you may expect cooperation with clients from various fields including fin-tech, education, and entertainment to name but a few. Creating visual style and developing UI design (the finished UI views and components for online and mobile applications) will be your primary responsibilities.
  • Our internal ones such as our website, App.js website (App.js is the conference organized by our company), our open-source projects (e.g. React Native librariesMembrane Framework), and others. Working on a project of this nature may entail taking care of the visual identity in addition to producing UI views.
  • Subjects related to marketing and branding, such as designing gadgets, logos, graphics, and some other marketing materials.
  • Job requirements

    We mainly require from you:

  • very good communication skills in Polish and English (C1) – you will be in close cooperation with the clients (in English) and the team (in Polish), conduct meetings or conversations around many topics,
  • strong visual and interface skills – it means the ability to create well-crafted interfaces and knowledge of how to prepare them for the development,
  • prototyping skills – ability to create clickable prototypes, use correct micro-interactions and animations to simulate natural screens behavior,
  • knowledge of best practices in graphic design – techniques, tools, and principles,
  • ability to work independently – we need to know that you can manage the project by yourself, but it doesn’t mean that this is a standard for us, our design team supports each other,
  • at least 3 years of commercial experience as a UI Designer.
  • It would be great if you have some skills around:

  • managing style guides and design systems – understand how they are created and how to manage them, knowledge around design and code components would be useful,
  • project leading – it would be beneficial in cooperation with our clients, especially guiding them effectively through every design phase,
  • experience with DTP (desktop publishing) of marketing materials.
  • Terms of Cooperation

  • You will be able to work remotely from time to time, but in this position, it is important to work hybrid, around 2-3 days per week in our office at Zabłocie 43B in Cracow.
  • This is a full-time job. Generally, we work flexible hours, but you would have to adjust your schedule for some meetings.
  • We are flexible when it comes to the type of the agreement.
  • Perks and Benefits

    Our employees are important to us, so we do our best to create a secure and friendly working environment. Our top priority is to keep our employees happy and healthy – the perks listed below are just a few examples of how we care.

    We take care of our employees’ wellbeing by providing:

  • flexible working hours – work whenever you like, as long as you are able to accommodate the needs of your projects,
  • 26 days of vacation leave (for employees on all types of contracts),
  • private healthcare – get professional medical care for you and your family,
  • sports packages – ability to obtain a sports card from Medicover Sport or Multisport,
  • therapist consultations – seeing as times have been tough lately due to the pandemic and other factors, we are currently providing free consultations with a therapist to all of our employees,
  • nutritious breakfasts and snacks that are available every day at the office.

  • We actively support our employees’ growth and development by:

  • financing a training budget for all employees,
  • providing each employee with 3 paid R&D days during the year that you can use to work on educational side projects,
  • assigning each employee a mentor for their first 3 months on the job,
  • organizing group training sessions for technical and non-technical skills,
  • encouraging work-related initiatives such as presenting at conferences, writing blog posts, or organizing your own workshops within the company.

  • You can get to know all of your co-workers better by:

  • meeting everyone at our monthly All Hands sessions accompanied by pizza, sushi & beer,
  • preparing for a delicious feast during our monthly company breakfast buffets,
  • sign up for one of our sports clubs, such as rock climbing or volleyball, or organize your own with our help,
  • taking part in one of our many workshops where you can get to know your co-workers better and learn things such as how to prepare sushi or what it takes to make the perfect espresso,
  • relaxing at our Software Mansion Mansion – we’ve recently organized workation trips for employees to places such as Masuria and The Canary Island, and are hoping to make it a tradition!
  • See other positions 

    Our recruitment team

    You think about applying but have some concerns? Or you already did it but still have questions? Patrycja, Olga & Katarzyna are always happy to help you!

    Patrycja Pacocha
    Patrycja Pacocha
    Olga Kuryś
    Olga Kuryś
    Olga Kuryś
    Katarzyna Wrona
    Klaudia Pająk
    Klaudia Pająk

    Software Mansion Spółka Akcyjna

    ul. Zabłocie 43b
    30-701 Kraków, Poland
    NIP/VAT EU: PL6793131302

    Read Privacy Policy