Head of User Experience

Bergen, Vestland, Norge | Full-time

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Bringing content to life!

Vimond offers a cloud based platform for video content management and delivery, used by broadcasters, distributors and content owners around the world to efficiently manage their online OTT and live video services. In addition we have Vimond IO, a revolutionary cloud based, frame-accurate and high quality video storytelling application running in your own browser. 

We are part of the Norwegian Media Cluster and our headquarters are located in beautiful Bergen, Norway, with branch offices in New York and Sydney. 

 

What you’ll do

You will be the creative leader and key resource for the user experience of Vimond products, as well as ensuring that we have the most user-friendly and efficient solutions in our market. Vimond products are used by professionals in broadcasting and media across the globe.

 

Responsibilities

  • Creative leadership for UX in Vimond
  • Ensure we maintain a consistent visual design and user experience across our products
  • Collaboration with the product team in discovering, defining and designing new products and features
  • Work closely with our developers in idea generation and clarifying feasibility
  • Spend time with our customers and analyze their usage in order to really understand their needs
  • Design and test wireframes, proof-of-concepts and prototypes

 

 Qualifications

  • Experience and proficiency in graphic design and UX
  • A documented track record at a senior level position
  • An understanding of enterprise user interfaces
  • Front-end web developer skills are considered a big plus
  • Understanding of, and interest in, streaming technologies, OTT broadcast technology and editorial workflows is also considered a plus
  • Fluency in English, both oral and written

 Key personal strengths

  • You have great relational and collaborative skills
  • You thrive in a multi-tasking environment and can adjust priorities on-the-fly. 
  • You have the enthusiasm to develop a genuine passion for our products, our customer base and our market
  • You are meticulous, analytical and playful
  • You deeply care for the end result and the user experience

 

What we offer

  • A diverse and inclusive work environment that values soft skills as much as hard skills
  • A place in an international company with great minds to match your own
  • The opportunity to participate in creating and shaping tomorrow’s streaming service experiences together with our customers

Vimond will give you all the professional development you’re wishing for, lots of work - and exciting challenges!

 

More about the position

If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume together with a cover letter, using the provided link. 

For questions, please contact Glenn S. Pedersen, CPO, glenn@vimond.com, or Carina Ottesen, Head of HR, carina@vimond.com.

 

Deadline: March 5, 2020.