Product Designer, VGo OpsTech

  • Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Design
  • Vinted Go

Brief info about Vinted 

Vinted Marketplace is the largest online international C2C marketplace in Europe dedicated to second-hand fashion, with millions of registered members spanning 22 markets in Europe and North America. With a mission to make second-hand the first choice worldwide, Vinted enables people to sell and buy second-hand clothes and lifestyle items from each other, helping give those items a second or even third life.   

Vinted Go launched in 2022,  with a focus on developing products and solutions for more seamless shipping and delivery across Europe. Vinted Go has connected more than 40 carriers and more than 200,000 PUDO points across Europe to support the delivery of millions of parcels per year.  

The Vinted Group, composed of Vinted Marketplace and Vinted Go, is headquartered in Vilnius, with workplaces in Germany, Lithuania, France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and over 2,000 employees. It is backed by six leading venture capital firms: Accel, Burda Principal Investments, EQT Growth, Insight Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Sprints Capital. 

Information about the position 

As a Product Designer, you'll play a pivotal role in crafting solutions that meet our users' needs. In this position you will work closely with a group of Product Designers focused on evolving the Vinted experience and partner up with cross-functional peers, including Product Managers, Data Analysts, and Engineers.

You will be working within our Vinted Go team, which is a brand new business unit and an extremely exciting time to join. You'll be working within a fast-paced environment, which gives plenty of opportunity to be impactful in creating new business ideas and strategic initiatives that can create a big impact within the business team as well as the wider design function. 

In this position, you’ll 

  • Join a cross-functional team, define problems and goals, map flows, prototype interactions, and support the development process.
  • Take charge of design planning and execution for the initiatives.
  • Drive user centricity within your team. Keep users in the center of your process from start to finish, uncover user needs and problems as well as validate the solutions with target users. 
  • Work within an environment which combines physical and digital design and gives the opportunity to work on a variety of operational tools, optimise applications, physical layouts as well as improve the operational process’ and service experience. 
  • Conduct usability tests to assess and validate design ideas and collaborate with User Researchers on discovery studies to build a 360 view of the problem.
  • Give and solicit feedback from designers and cross-functional partners.

About you 

  • Have several years experience in Product Design or UX design experience in product and within cross functional teams.
  • Be versatile and have T-shaped design skills, where you have a broad range of design skills and depth specifically in user experience area (UX and UR).
  • You'll have a willingness and motivation to stretch your creative practices into various design fields. (eg. Visual design, physical product design, user interface design)
  • Experienced in working closely with products in a cross functional, agile environment. It's important that you have the ability to collaborate with the wider product and engineering teams to create feasible, viable and desirable solutions.
  • The ability to understand complex systems, solving complex problems with a design thinking approach.
  • Good story telling skills when showcasing your work and answering situational questions. 
  • Excellent Stakeholder management skills. 
  • Be fluent in English (both written and verbal). 
  • Have previous experience in mentoring other designers, providing creative direction and support. 
  • A basic understanding of service design thinking and willingness to learn and grow into this skill.

Work perks 

  • The opportunity to benefit from our share options programme
  • 25 working days of holiday
  • Newest MacBook models
  • Free access to an office gym
  • Mental and emotional health support through the Mindletic app
  • Home office support: we provide IT workstation equipment and a personal budget of up to €540 for home workplace furniture
  • Private health insurance
  • On-site canteen serving delicious homemade food at discount prices
  • Frequent team-building events
  • A personal monthly budget for shopping on Vinted
  • The opportunity to spend up to 90 days per year - 21 of which can be spent working outside of the EU - on workation
  • A dog-friendly office

Working at Vinted 

Individual Learning Budget

Vinted will set aside a yearly sum equal to 10-13.2% of your annual salary to be invested in your continuous professional development. You’ll be able to take the initiative to use it for covering relevant learning activities that benefit your role.

Hybrid Work 

We’ve adopted a hybrid workplace model where 2 days in office are recommended but not enforced. It’s up to you and your team to decide on the exact days you’ll spend working together in person.

Equal Opportunity

The Vinted Group is committed to building an inclusive workplace where people from all walks of life feel a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, identities and life experiences. At Vinted, all applicants are treated fairly without regard to their race, age, religion or belief, sex, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, or any other protected characteristic.

The salary range for this position is €4,083 - €5,533 gross per month.