Visual Design Lead
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    UX Visual Design Lead - Amsterdam

    At TomTom…
    You’ll move the world forward. Every day, we create the most innovative mapping and location technologies to shape tomorrow’s mobility for the better.

    We are proud to be one team of more than 5,000 unique, curious, passionate problem-solvers spread across the world. We bring out the best in each other. And together, we help the automotive industry, businesses, developers, drivers, citizens and cities move towards a safe, autonomous world that is free of congestion and emissions.

    What you’ll do

    • Impact the future of the TomTom Automotive products by helping the team identify high-value opportunities and articulating their value to inspire and align contributors and stakeholders
    • Contribute to creating and maintaining a cohesive design vision and language that works for our Automotive products
    • Design, develop, and document patterns, guidelines and best practices for functional & safe UI patterns, branded delight moments, and everything in between
    • Providing creative direction, inspiration and guidance to other Visual Designers
    • Working closely with Visual Design Ops to ensure efficiency, quality assurance, alignment and consistency across teams
    What you’ll need

    To be successful as a Visual Designer, this is the kind of profile we have in mind:

    • At least 7 years of experience in designing software applications for mobile, tablet or web
    • Ability to act as a leader in communicating conceptual ideas and design rationale, within a user-centered design process.
    • Experience collaborating with multidisciplinary UX and/or product teams (e.g. motion, interaction, UX research, engineering, etc.)
    • Possesses a strong visual design skill set and a love of craft and a passion for integrating user research and inputs
    • Continuously strive for simplicity
    • Experience building design systems
    • Experience with motion design
    • Familiarity with leading practices for UI design, touch interfaces and in-car use context
    • Expertise with industry standard design tools like Figma, Sketch, Principle, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop. Adobe After Effects (in combination with Lotti framework) is a pro.
    • Experience in leading design projects, solid time-management and prioritization skills with the ability to run simultaneous projects
    Nice to have
    • Experience in Automotive HMI design
    • Experience with Voice UI
    Meet your team

    We’re UX (User Experience) Design. Fueled by user insights and data analytics, our mission is to create powerful, easy-to-use products that delight our customers – from the millions of drivers who use our products every day to the automotive customers who embed our technologies in their vehicles. We make this happen by delivering the design specifications for all TomTom’s driver-oriented software products. Our team is based in Amsterdam with sub teams at all major TomTom product development sites. Joining us, you’ll be part of a team that brings together design disciplines from user research to interaction, concept, motion and visual design.

    Achieve more We are self-starters who play well with others. Every day, we solve new problems with creativity, meet new people and learn rapidly at our offices around the world. We will invest in your growth and are committed to supporting you. In everything we do, we’re guided by six values: We care, putting our heart into what we do; we build trust (you can count on us); we create – driven to make a difference; we are confident, but don’t boast; we keep it simple, since life is complex enough; and we have fun because life’s too short to be boring.

    After you applyOur recruitment team will work hard to give you a meaningful experience throughout the process, no matter the outcome. Your application will be screened closely and you can rest assured that all follow-up actions will be thorough, from assessments and interviews through your onboarding.

    TomTom is an equal opportunity employerWe celebrate diversity, thrive on each other’s differences and are committed to creating an inclusive environment at our offices around the world. Naturally, we do not discriminate against any employee or job applicant because of race, religion, color, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, national origin, genetics, or age.

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