At Taxdoo, we value flexibility and work-life balance, and as a remote-first organization, we believe that you should not have to sacrifice either to succeed.
We are on a mission to build the #1 tax and accounting platform, helping e-commerce firms and Tax Professionals to unleash their full potential. To sum it up, we eliminate the draining bureaucracy that is acting as a barrier to their success.
At the heart of our approach is the steady commitment to prioritize our product. We seamlessly blend cutting-edge technology, extensive expertise in tax and accounting, and a profound level of empathy for our customers. This combination has resulted in the vast satisfaction and trust of thousands of customers across Europe, or as we prefer to call it “Taxdoo and Done”.
“Bye, Bye, Bureaucracy” stands for our motivation to free e-commerce entrepreneurs from unnecessary processes and regulations so they can entirely focus on their core competence. We are redefining the tax and accounting industry, which requires us to take bold decisions and to excel in everything we do. Even if you think you might not check every requirement of the job description, we encourage you to apply. We are more interested in your potential and passion, than your previous experience.
When it comes to hiring, we have a way. Strongly believing that great minds think alike, we want to join forces and align with you in five simple steps.
01Meet the recruiter
02Meet the hiring manager
03Meet the team
04Meet one of our founders
What you will do
- Transform business and user requirements into user flows, customer journeys and into the strategy for how you will use content to meet business goals and solve real user issues
- Bridge the gap between user experience (UX) and interface (UI) design and strategic plans to achieve business goals
- Set content and design requirements by working closely with different teams, from product management to engineering to customer support, and turn user problems into product opportunities.
- Shape the tonality of product and company communication, take over the governance of glossaries, etc.
- Support research activities: align on prototypes, key questions to test the user flow of a (pre-) designed solution to gather feedback from users as well as from internal and external stakeholders with our product research
- Study user research and data to invent a long-term vision for a product or service
- Team up and support developing and enhancing our design system and products to ensure a consistent Taxdoo experience for users across various channels and platforms
- Share knowledge and embrace a user-centric way of working within our product community and beyond!
What you are good at
You have exceptional, communication skills - proficiency in German as well as English (written and spoken)
You have a degree (B.S., B.A., Diploma, M.A.) in Communication Design, Interaction Design, Content Design, UX Design, and/or equivalent experience demonstrable in a portfolio
You have at least 5 years of proven experience working with UX & UI Design and prototyping tools (Example: Figma, Miro)
Previous experience in handling release management and related communication
With your strength of methods, you’re able to work independently and creatively at a high level
You can build your own components/content inside or - when needed - outside of a systematic design approach and you feel comfortable taking over documentation- and/or pattern-definition tasks if needed
You are a reliable, collaborative and friendly team player
Beneficial: Experience in complex fields such as banking, accounting, or taxation and built B2B software applications, preferably in a venture-backed SaaS environment
Join us in saying “Bye, Bye Bureaucracy” together!
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We know that with great power comes great responsibility. This is why we know what’s on you, what’s on us, and what we can do together.
Whether you are a self-starter or a team player, at Taxdoo we have your back. We work hard (but happily!) to create a place where your voice is heard and your ideas will come to life - no matter how big or small they may be.
Communication is key. As every vibrant startup grows, we also have obstacles to overcome. This is exactly why we put many efforts into constantly bettering our already great feedback culture by involving our management and ensuring they are there every step of the way.
By working with innovative technologies that support an outstanding product we came with full force to build the Financial Operating System for e-commerce. Taxdoo is the place for all those great minds who wish to make an impact with their work. Because we believe that what drives real change in the world is the people that make it.
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