Head of Product Design (m/f/x)



Department: Product

Team Size: 30

Do you want to make a real difference in the healthcare industry while applying your skills in an open, flexible, and fun environment? Join MEDWING!

Product plays an essential role in our mission of becoming the global leader in healthcare staffing. We develop innovative digital solutions for healthcare professionals and employers, revolutionizing how staffing is done in this industry.

We’re now looking for an experienced Head of Product Design to help us develop and deliver impactful products.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Own and drive our product design efforts in close collaboration with product, engineering, and business stakeholders
  • Align design across existing and new products and bring it in line with the brand vision
  • Build and lead a team of UX/UI designers, Graphic designers, and similar roles; coach, mentor and help them grow
  • Establish practices and improve processes in the team for efficient and scalable design operations
  • Collaborate with other teams and department Heads such as Product, Marketing, Engineering, Sales, etc. on strategic decisions, ensuring priorities are aligned and you are identifying opportunities for improvements
  • Support with shaping product vision, strategy, and roadmap alongside product & engineering leadership
  • Establish the MEDWING design footprint and deliver “excellence in design” across all projects

Your Profile

  • 4+ years working experience within digital transformation and product innovation
  • Fluency in English and German
  • Previous experience as a Design Manager in a Leadership position
  • Have a proven track record in mobile-first e-commerce and digital products
  • Strong background in UX/UI Design
  • Experience in strategic design, design thinking & design sprints
  • Deep understanding of latest design and business trends to apply in digital transformation and digital product innovation
  • An entrepreneurial spirit, flexibility and quickness at grasping new topics, and strong willingness to drive real innovation
  • Excellent planning, organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills

Your Benefits

  • Be part of a highly skilled and versatile team
  • You will have a chance to play a decisive role in shaping a rapidly growing company and learn from your tasks
  • An open and colorful corporate culture with many international colleagues
  • Bright and dog-friendly office with large roof terrace and optimal transport connections in Berlin-Mitte
  • Exercise with our personal trainer several times a week
  • Legendary team and company events, discounts at external partners, delicious Fairtrade coffee, various cold drinks, and fresh organic fruit for free
  • Intensive onboarding process by learning MEDWING from A-Z
  • Come as you feel comfortable – we don’t have a dress code

About Medwing

MEDWING is building an end-to-end staffing and workforce management platform to solve healthcare’s rising shortage of professionals. We are well-funded by prominent investors in digital health and have already established a solid team of around 200 top-tier entrepreneurs, consultants, and engineers. We are a close team of people who get along great with each other, both on a professional and a personal level. A community that cares for ourselves, our company, and most of all the lives and livelihood of healthcare workers. All reasons why MEDWING was ranked 8th in the LinkedIn Top Startups 2019 in Germany for job seekers!





Job Category:

Tech, UX / UI Design

Experience Level:

Experienced level


Ipek Tosun