Senior UI/UX Designer (80-100%)

Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland | Product Development | Full-time


Locatee is a rapidly growing, technology-enabled startup based in Zurich, Switzerland that enables large companies to optimise their office buildings. Our Big Data platform provides real-time data that makes office buildings intelligent and user-oriented. Thanks to Locatee, some of the world's largest companies are able to intelligently optimise their office buildings and improve interactions between employees and their work environment.

Job Overview:

We’re looking for an experienced Senior UI/UX Designer to join us in building the “Google Analytics” for Office Buildings. Applicants should have a passion for making the complex simple through clean and innovative interface design, visualise data in an intuitive way and uncovering the hidden needs of all stakeholders through user research.

In this role you will tightly collaborate with our Product, Engineering and Customer Success teams in order to design and shape our product.

What you will do

  • Create high-fidelity mockups using Sketch, inVision, and/or similar software
  • Create a range of design output including wireframes, mockups and clickable prototypes
  • Lead user testing with all stakeholders
  • Review the implementation of designs by the tech team
  • Facilitate and evolve the look and feel of Locatee’s design language by creating design patterns
  • Create design guidelines and actively share knowledge on how to utilise the design system 
  • Work collaboratively with our product team to gather and evaluate product requirements and create initial wireframes and user flows
  • Present and communicate insights in order to help shape long-term product strategy

What you bring

  • Complete degree in Interaction design (or comparable) and at least 5 years of professional experience 
  • True passion for designing beautiful, usable and elegant user interfaces for a B2B enterprise product
  • Proficient in Sketch or similar design software
  • Deep understanding of software usability principles
  • Excellent data visualization skills. We build an analytics product, so you need to know how to visualize data and make them meaningful to our users
  • Proven experience of using UX methods (personas, user flows, wireframing, prototyping, user testing, etc.)
  • Analytical thinking to understand complex user problems and requirements
  • Excellent communication skills and empathy for the user
  • Fluent in English (verbal and written)
  • Preferred experience with HTML & CSS 

Why you should work with us

  • The chance to work in an English-speaking office with room to grow in a dedicated, passionate, expert and experienced team that cares for each other 
  • Work on cutting-edge big data analytics technology for the largest organisations worldwide
  • A real scale-up adventure with great rewards: we offer Phantom Stock Options to be part of Locatee’s success
  • Through a flat organisation we encourage innovation, ownership and open communication so that everybody feels engaged in the dynamic of the group
  • A lot of independence and responsibility
  • An inspiring and modern working environment in Zurich (you'll love our plants & trees, the hammock, standing desks, quiet zones, couches,...)
  • We live diversity
  • Optimise you work-life balance and work one week per year from wherever you want
  • Continuous learning through our Locatee Academy
  • Regular team events, after-work beers and much more, we never miss out on fun!
  • Fresh fruits basket, homemade cakes, free tea, coffee & snacks


Who we are

We are a Zurich-based start-up that supports large companies in optimizing their office buildings. Our Smart Building platform "Locatee " provides real-time data that makes office buildings intelligent and user-oriented. Thanks to Locatee, large organisations worldwide are able to intelligently optimize their office buildings and shape the way how people interact with their workspace.

Our motto is to create a work environment where people love to work.  This is not only our working culture but also what we want our customers to reach thanks to Locatee.

Our fantastic diverse team consists of over 35 people with strong background in Product, Computer & Data science, Business Development, Marketing and Human Resources.


If this sounds exciting, please hit the Apply button and submit your online portfolio showcasing examples of own, hands-on UI/UX design work. Charlotte and the team are looking forward to hearing from you!