Product Designer SMG Real Estate

March 18, 2023
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Job Description

Company Description
Welcome to SMG Swiss Marketplace Group AG
We are the pioneering network of online marketplaces in Switzerland and a leading European digital company. With our future-oriented products, we simplify the daily life of all our customers.
Job Description
These are your tasks

As a product designer, you are responsible for the entire design process from discovery and exploration, ideation and conception of wireframes, flows and mock-ups, interaction and visual design to implementation support and quality assurance for our two marketplaces ImmoScout24 and Homegate.
Through your work, you guarantee a consistent user experience for our websites and apps
You plan and carry out user research with the help of interviews, observations and other methods and analyze and identify problems and needs from the perspective of our users
You generate and select the most promising idea(s) based on their feasibility, desirability, feasibility and other criteria to solve or serve user problems and needs while also adding value to our business
You create prototypes and test them with usability tests
You create the final design for your solutions with the help of our design system.
You work in cross-functional teams. The close cooperation with the product managers, UX researchers, developers, data analysts and other product designers should ensure that the solutions can be understood and successfully implemented
You bring that with you

Sound knowledge in the areas of user experience, usability and visual design
Passionate about UX and enjoys working in a collaborative and creative work environment
Experience in the design and conception of mobile-first platforms/apps and responsive websites
You are able to keep an eye on the big picture but also pay attention to details
You have a strong customer-centric mindset with a drive to understand user behavior and drive decision-making from the user’s perspective.
In addition to in-depth knowledge of design, you have a good understanding of business and can analyze complex data to create designs that serve user needs and business goals.
Experience with agile working methods in cross-functional teams
Presentation and communication of your work are no problem for you
You speak German and English is no problem in the daily work
You are

You love being responsible for the entire design process
Your thoughts and actions are customer-oriented and entrepreneurial
Analytical, structured and solution-oriented in your way of working
You have the ability and the will to solve tasks in a targeted manner, even in complex situations, and you enjoy developing and integrating business goals into design and product decisions
You have a positive and optimistic “can do” attitude and an open and constructive demeanor, you can deal with ambiguities and uncertainties and you love working independently
A pragmatic and open personality who – very important! – Appreciates fun in a business context
Additional Information
This position at SMG also offers you

6 weeks holiday (with the possibility to purchase up to 10 additional days)
40 hour week (flextime with cap at 45 hours ­čí▓ we take work life balance seriously)
4 months notice after the probationary period
SBB Half-Fare travelcard
You travel in 1st class between the individual locations in Switzerland
18 weeks maternity leave and 6 weeks paternity leave (also in case of adoption)
Occupational accident and supplementary insurance (100% covered by SMG)
Independent counseling center for personal and psychological problems
Gender-neutral fair pay with clearly defined career profiles
Choose your hardware (Mac or Windows + 2 monitors for home)
Choose your phone (iPhone, Samsung or Google Pixel)
Apply to us now! We are pleased to meet you!

First some information about us

SMG Swiss Marketplace Group AG emerged from the merger of Scout24 Switzerland and TX Markets 2021 and includes some of the best-known leading marketplaces in Switzerland.

Our exciting brand portfolio is currently made up of four business areas: Real Estate (,,,, ), Automotive (,, ), General Marketplaces (,, ) and Finance & Insurance ( ).