Lead Product Designer

Lead Product Designer

SIXT Research & Development India | Bangalore, KA, IN

Posted 3 days ago

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Who are we Globally?

SIXT is a Germany-based multinational car rental and mobility company with 100+ years of pioneering legacy. We are the market leader in Europe and one of the most profitable in the business globally. We are a premium rental and mobility provider. We operate in 110+ countries with 250000+ vehicles and 1.5 million drivers on the platform.

We are a car rental company with a deep focus on our customers and technology. SIXT considers sustainability a core focus with strategic goal to reach over 90% electric fleet by 2035. Besides electric cars, we are introducing self-driving cabs and growing electric scooter sharing.

Work location and mode

This role is based in Bangalore. The work mode is hybrid. Relocation is supported for candidates outside of Bangalore. This is a senior role in the team for which we require a minimum 6 years of experience in full time UX design position.

What we are looking for

  • Excellent verbal and written communication – very clear and concise
  • Very collaborative mindset, always seeking collaboration with Product Managers, UX Writers, UX Researchers, and other designers
  • User research experience and ability to conduct low-level research independently
  • Ambiguity seen as a trigger to create clarity with a systematic approach to design
  • Preference for action in a planned manner
  • Ability to plan and execute design projects for major product increments with focus on customer and business impact independently
  • Mastering design craft in at least two of these areas: Discovery, Ideation, Information Architecture, Design System, Design Strategy, System Design, Service Design
  • Willingness to learn and mentor and grow other designers
  • This role is an expert role and past leadership experience will help to succeed in this role.

What you will love

  • Impact on products that are used by millions of customers in >100 countries
  • Working in a global team of great UX Designers, Visual Designers, UX Researchers, and UX Writers
  • Side-by-side with Product Managers and Engineers to plan outcomes and roadmaps
  • Think, build, test, validate, and iterate fast with real users using real-world data
  • At SIXT, we encourage initiative, value speed, reward results, and appreciate hard work.
  • Competitive pay and bonus, medical benefits, and sponsored learning programs

Team you will work with

You will be part of the UX Research & Design team, a growing international team of 30+ creatives, working in 4 countries. Besides work, we are artists, farmers, photographers, riders, cooks, foodies, mixologists, and more!

We swear by our customers and are working passionately towards elevating the design culture at SIXT every day. Our vision for the team is clear and it’s the journey that drives us. Respect and diversity of thoughts are valued. At SIXT, great people make great contributions irrespective of their backgrounds, ethnicities, gender identities, sexual orientations, or religious belief.

Why work with us?

Sixt is the company with legacy of more than a century offering healthy work environment, friendly work culture and continuous learning. The leadership here believes in team empowerment and challenging opportunities are offered to solve real world problems.