User Interface Designer (UI & UX)

Erste Group IT International GmbH, o. z. Slovakia

Place of work
Tomášikova 64, Bratislava
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
minimum of 2 000 EUR depending on experience

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

George is...
• Europe’s most modern banking. He is intelligent and personal, powerful and empowering, he’s got the skills and he’s got the looks. George is designed and developed by a g(e)orgeous international team at the Erste Campus in Vienna, for sure the most exciting office around.
• on a mission to enable people: He wants them to gain control over their financial life – by smartly designed functions and an interface they can relate to.
• convinced: Design matters!

George Go – the native mobile banking app of Erste Group – is fullfilling the daily banking needs of our retail customers with perfection and convenience. First launched in Austria with an active user base of now more than 1.000,000 George Go is ready to conquer Europe.

We're expanding our design team and searching for passionate, talented designers to help us. Are you a designer that lives and breathes the user experience, loves solving hard problems and thrives on teamwork? We have a great opportunity for you: we're searching for a Senior UX Designer to join our team in Bratislava and Vienna.

We’re looking for people who are eager to do the best work of their lives in a highly autonomous yet collaborative, no B.S. environment. You will join a smart team with the mission to create the best user experience possible, and committed to delivering what users need to feel a connection with George.

What will you do:
• As a Product Designer, you would be working closely with developers, and data scientists to concept, design, prototype, test, and iterate on solutions that will change digital banking. We’re looking for a seasoned designer who thrives in ambiguity, deeply understands and can champion our users needs, and design solutions that are equally thoughtful, elegant, and delightful.
• Rapidly produce multiple concepts; knowing when to apply pixel-perfect attention to detail, and when to make low-fi sketches and prototypes.
• Our working environment is informal, sneakers welcome (no sweatpants, be cool).

Employee perks, benefits

• Young and open minded team
• Lot of cultural and sports benefits
• Regular teambuildings
• Beautiful working premises in Erste Campus in Vienna:
• Possibility to work from your home in pyjamas
• Training courses, presentations, professional conferences
• Attractive salary conditions as well as financial bonus
• Touch with the latest technologies
• Working on app which will become popular
• Free banking products together with the app that you will help create :-)

Information about the selection process

You should ...
• send us your online portfolio or PDF
• provide a brief explanation in your application of why you are excellent for this role with us
• trust us that your application and documents will be treated strictly confidential and
• that we will get back to you soon.

We thank all applicants for their interest in Erste Group IT International. We are very glad to receive CVs of all candidates that can possibly become our future colleagues.
After receiving your application, we will carefully evaluate it. Please note that due to time limitations we will contact only prospective candidates that meet our expectation best.
In case you are not selected for this particular position, we will keep your CV for possible contact in the future. If you are interested to know more about us and follow our openings in the future, please visit
Thank you once more for your interest.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

• 3+ years of related experience designing at consumer-focused tech or media companies; Cross-platform design experience (Web, Android, iOS)
• Demonstrated love of the open iterative design process – constantly sketching, showing messy work in progress, iterating, learning, growing, and shipping some more.
• Collaborate with with your partners in and outside the design team, Product Managers, Engineers, Data Scientists, Researchers and Content Strategists to define problems & goals, prototype interactions, solicit and synthesize helpful feedback and create new features and services.
• Excellent communication skills in english (verbal, written and visual).
• You are a great team player who handles feedback professionally, gets even better under pressure and doesn’t have a humor tumor.


Brief description of the company

EG IT INT is the IT services provider of Erste Group, supplying Group Solutions to Erste Group entities.
We provide development, implementation and integration as well as operations of group-wide IT solutions. Therefore, we play a strategic role within Erste Group, offering the best service for the best price.

Our services

IT solutions provider of Erste Group, supplying Group Solutions to Erste Holding and its CEE subsidiaries.
As part of Erste Group, Erste Group IT International (EG IT INT) provides development, implementation and integration as well as operations of group-wide IT solutions for the international banking business and therefore plays a strategic role within Erste Group.

Group IT solutions are provided in the following areas:
* Group-wide digital banking,
* Wholesale banking and capital markets,
* Bank steering functions (risk management & financial management) as well as BI systems and the Group Data Warehouse.

We operate offices in Austria, Slovakia and Czech Republic with more than 900 employees.

All services are provided to Erste Group entities and include:
* Management of software development and integration projects (planning of the required budget and resources, coordination of the requirements collection, specification and implementation)
* Requirements definition with the customers and their integration into the existing process landscape
* Software development, integration and testing based on elaborated technical concepts
* Architecture and business analysis
* Deployment of the solution (handover to operations)
* Operations and maintenance of applications (problem handling, bug fixing and minor improvements)
* Integration of third party software into the existing IT landscape

IT driven change
Being the best at IT also means being the best at change. We are an enabler for new emerging business lines at group level which go beyond country boundaries. We help new business lines to integrate quickly and become part of Erste Group. We serve as an agent of change.

Number of employees

250-499 employees

Company address

Erste Group IT International GmbH, o. z. Slovakia
Tomášikova 64
831 04 Bratislava
ID: 3327734   Dátum zverejnenia: 17.4.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   minimum of 2 000 EUR depending on experience