Senior Designer (m/f/x) - Music Technology Venture

  • BCG Digital Ventures
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Jun 16, 2020
Full time Design Graphic Design Product Design

Job Description

Interested in music and believe in creating a level playing field for artists? Read further! 
BCGDV is launching a new venture which advances commercial opportunities for independent musicians, by simplifying their creative content management and rights administration. Partnering with one of Berlin’s most reputable digital distribution companies for indie-labels, our product-focused venture team is looking to streamline and democratize the music business workflows for users.

The venture rethinks how artists manage and release their music, which is currently fragmented and intransparent for creators. The platform smoothens these processes, leveraging cloud computing, advanced analytics & automation, all with a razor-sharp focus on the end-user - the musicians. Backed by an established player within the industry, BCGDV is building a team of fellow music-lovers to take over from MVP-stage and strengthen the proposition further. We are currently looking for a Senior Designer to build up the overall design activities and join a multidisciplinary team of technologists, marketing and operations personnel, & music professionals. 

Key tasks

  • While excelling in hands-on design work building UX and UI, you simultaneously drive the build-up of overall design activities and processes ensuring a best-in-class product experience
  • Growing a B2A distribution product and ensuring that the 1st customers are having an elegant and functioning experience
  • Developing a good understanding of the audience and continuously simplify their experience and working with customer feedback 
  • Working collaboratively in interdisciplinary teams, building close relationships with the engineering, marketing and product team
  • In the long-term moving towards thinking about musicians storage and organization of music, semantic search, and music folders management 

Key requirements

  • Experience in UX & UI design with focus on UI 
  • Excellent visual design skills as well as experience in brand development
  • Experience working in an early stage start-up or product-focused company, and ideally with building up the design department from scratch, preferably in a B2C company 
  • High proficiency in Photoshop, Sketch & Typography, experience in HTML and CSS is a plus
  • Passion for music and ability to understand the user and simplify their experience
  • Strong communication skills as well as desire and willingness to work in a collaborative, innovative, and team-oriented environment

BCG Digital Ventures is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law. 

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