eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, a concert ticket, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.
About the business:
Every month Marktplaats handles over 8 million unique visitors and 350.000 new advertisements each day making Marktplaats the largest online trading platform in the Netherlands. Consumer and professional sellers offer a large and varied assortment of used and new products. But we want to go even further - we are constantly changing our platform to deliver the experience our customers love. We are a mix of Dutch and Silicon Valley cultures; like both, we are an international team of passionate people who share a common interest in solving problems using software and data. We invite you to join us!
This role is located within our User Experience & Design team, where you are part of a group of Product designers, researchers and other UX specialists. Besides that, you also work in a cross-functional team that is focussed on creating the best experience in the field of advertising. Your goal is to create the most wonderful experience for our users by balancing their needs and the business needs of advertisers. In this team you will collaborate with a product manager, mobile/front-end developers, back-end developers, product analysts, data scientists, marketing, customer service and more.
We’re looking for an experienced Product Designer that:
Shows leadership in defining, communicating and executing a design vision & strategy in delivering strategic objectives.
Applies strong partner leadership skills to balance user and business needs.
Encourage and collaborate with people from other subject areas, like product managers, developers and data analysts.
Owns and is accountable for all aspects of the design process.
Is experienced in designing a multi-platform experience for Android, iOS and web.
Knows how to apply modern Design Thinking methods. You are comfortable organising and leading Design sprints and/or workshops.
Is comfortable in combining research and data insights to drive decision making in the designing and the solution exploration.
Validates design solutions using both qualitative and quantitative methods.
Is Proficient in English.
Bonus points: experience in the e-commerce and/or advertising domain.
What we offer you:
The User Experience & Design team is a young and quickly evolving team that focuses on continuous improvement, for example through team training.
Together we create an environment with a lot of opportunity to express yourself, share your ideas and collaborate to make it happen.
Learning, education and personal development are key when you work at Marktplaats & 2dehands. You have influence in your growth path with your own education budget.
The position you have as a designer in your cross-functional team gives you the opportunity to be part of defining and influence the direction of the critical initiatives of your team.
From the moment that you join our team we aspire to make your employment experience an outstanding and engaging one. If you are enthusiastic and thrive in a collaborative and friendly environment, just apply!
Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.
We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel Marktplaats is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/
People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, and their health and well-being are our first priority.
We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.
eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at [email protected] We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.
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