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Master Trainee LX User Experience (m/w/d)

Tech & Engineering
Remote Germany
Part Time

Master Trainee LX User Experience (m/w/d)

Grow with us – start your career at IU now!

Join our product-team in part-time (30 hrs./week) as Master Trainee LX User Experience (m/f/d) at our location in Hamburg, Berlin, Munisch or remote.

Your tasks

  • Conduct competitor analysis and manage & maintain key user segments.

  • Analyze and evaluate user data, behaviorand feedback using tools like Contentsquare, Qualtrics and AI.

  • Carry out, document, and evaluate usability tests and user interviews.

  • Participate in brainstorming sessions and ideation workshops.

  • Visualize flows and design solutions in Figma and create prototypes for testing and demo purposes.

Your Profile

  • Successfully completed a degree program or comparable qualification with a focus on Usability & User Experience, Human-Computer Interaction, or a similar field, ideally with some practical experience with UX projects.

  • Passion for research-based UX design, with a demonstrated enthusiasm for promoting a human-centered mindset and making complex concepts easier to understand.

  • Familiarity with user research methodologies, usability testing, and an analytical mindset for assessing and interpreting user data and feedback.

  • Affinity for optimizing processes and automating tasks using AI technologies.

  • Basic understanding and experience with design tools like Figma

  • ideally, familiar with agile methodologies and tools like Jira and Confluence

  • basic knowledge of coding or an understanding of HTML and CSS would be advantageous.

  • Strong communicative and social skills, both within the team and in interactions with our stakeholders and eagerness to collaborate in team settings.

  • Very good in both German and English

We offer

  • Be you at IU: We support and empower you to achieve your personal and professional goals. After all, your happiness significantly contributes to a positive and productive environment.

  • Work wherever you want…: Digitalization is part of our DNA. Decide for yourself which place sparks the most productivity in you. You love remote work? No problem! Would you like to work abroad for a while? Our WorkFlex Benefit makes it possible.

  • … and flexible in terms of time: It’s your job; We trust you and give you the greatest possible freedom to organize yourself.

  • Take your knowledge to a new level: Where else, if not with us? Benefit from free further trainings and language courses. With us, there is always something new to learn.

  • Rest well: We make an effort every day, but we also take the time to recharge our batteries: with 30 days of annual vacation plus an extra day of vacation on your birthday.

  • Make your journey sustainable: With a DeutschlandTicket subsidized to just 7 euros, enjoy the freedom of mobility for both work and personal activities, while also making an eco-friendly choice.

Who are we? Germany’s largest university of applied science – and not just an excellent choice for studying, but also an outstanding Great Place to Work®! As an edutech company, we rely on state-of-the-art technology and data-driven approaches. That’s why AI-driven voice assistants and other GPT systems have long become part of our daily work routine, helping us to focus on exciting projects. Here at IU, over 4,000 employees are dedicated to making a difference.

You will be part of the Learning Domain, where we focus on the entire learning journey of our students. Collaboratively working with all relevant stakeholders, the various teams within the domain operate autonomously and agilely, sharing a common vision: to continuously improve the learning experience for students, enhance their study progression, and reduce administrative tasks for our faculty while supporting quality teaching at IUG. In pursuit of this vision, we develop personalized, efficient learning and teaching experiences.

Within the Learning Domain, you will be part of the product team, composed of various Product Managers and Owners, a Lead UX Designer who will be responsible for your professional guidance and development, and an engineering team.

Sounds like the perfect job for you? Then apply now! Simple, fast and even without a cover letter.

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact Philipp Kanceljak at philipp.kanceljak@iu.org.

Actions speak louder than words: We cherish our “Culture of Everyone” and would like to take this opportunity to empathize that we do not tolerate discrimination towards any race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation or disability. We welcome you as you are and look forward to nurturing our diverse community at the IU!

Your personal contact

Your personal contact - Philipp Kanceljak

Philipp Kanceljak

Recruiting Specialist

IU asked me in my interview what I wished to do—today I’m doing it. I have the freedom to work as I please, develop what I feel is needed, and I am fully supported with my career development plan.
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What we’ll do for you
Shape your career
Rapid growth opens up many new opportunities for you. Tell us about your dream career and we will help you make it a reality.
Reach your destination sustainably
Germanys 9 euro ticket is history, we got the DeutschlandTicket for 7 €. You prefer to travel by bike? Then a Jobrad (bike leasing)might be the right choice. We offer many environmentally conscious options to be mobile both professionally and privately.
Use your own technology
You can choose your equipment freely. Because everyone has their own preferences when it comes to hardware and IDE.
Work wherever you want...
Digitalization is part of our DNA. So decide for yourself which place sparks the most productivity in you. You love remote work? No problem! Would you like to work abroad for a while? Our WorkFlex Benefit makes it possible.
...and flexible in terms of time
It's your job: We trust you and give you the greatest possible freedom to organize yourself.
Take your knowledge to a new level
Where if not with us? Enjoy free access to all our e-learning platforms. In addition, we will finance you a complete technology course of your choice<strong>.</strong>
Rest well
We make an effort every day, but we also take the time to recharge our batteries: with 30 days of annual vacation plus an extra day of vacation on your birthday. Do you need a longer break? How about a sabbatical?
Enjoy our brand of social
We love spending time together. Whether it’s yoga, team events, brown bag lunches or partying—there is something for everyone.
World’s best colleagues
We give each other a leg-up when needed, and we collectively go beyond expectations.
The location
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Remote Germany
With our positions, you don't have to decide where to work. Whether you want to work from home, at one of our offices across Germany or up to six months abroad. Enjoy maximum flexibility!
About the team
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Tech & Engineering
We push the outside of the envelope, challenge what exists, and do what hasn’t been done before—building an unbreakable connection between people and education. That’s how we roll in Tech & Engineering at IU International University of Applied Sciences (IU).

Unrestricted access to learning is a life-changing concept. We build solutions for digital education that are accessible wherever we go. They’re mobile, always on, and everywhere. Advancing through AI, NLP, Big Data Analytics, IoT, Cloud platforms, and Software Development, we are leading the digital transformation of education in the era of Industry 4.0.
Our core values

Make collaboration standard practice.

We aim for the best solution as a team and have fun with it - without ego or politics.

Be courageous and take risks.

We make courageous decisions and take calculated risks.

Embrace innovation always.

We are always looking for ways to improve our offers for our customers.

Strive for the empowerment of everyone.

We support each other’s development to become the best version of ourselves.

Adopt a growth mindset for scale.

We aim to improve ourselves in everything we do and work hard to do so every day.

Focus on getting things done on time.

We implement things quickly, pragmatically, effectively and goal-oriented.

Put customer focus first.

In everything we do, our customers come first.

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    Tech & Engineering FAQs

    How many days paid holiday will I get per year?
    All employees working a 5 day week are entitled to 30 days paid holiday per year.
    Can I apply for multiple jobs?
    Of course you can! Apply for each position separately and together we will find the job that suits you best.
    Can I work remotely for the Tech-Team?
    Of course! We value flexibility and support remote working 100% wherever possible.