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3 Nov 2021

Full-timeGUI/UX Designer

AxeTrading – Posted by AxeTrading Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt

Job Description

Innovation, quality and customer orientation are our drivers. All our production is led in-house, using the latest technologies and applying the Scrum framework. From product concept and design, through software development and testing, up to system integration and customer support. We are a close-knit team coming from 20 countries, with diverse backgrounds and the same passion for IT and Finance. With our software products we optimise, automate and customise e-trading workflows through highly flexible and efficient technology, for customer based on 5 continents.

We are living in an exciting period of growth and to reinforce our team in our Innovation Centre located in Magdeburg (Germany), we are looking for a new passionate GUI/UX Designer, to help us providing our users with the coolest & most efficient interface they ever seen on a trading platform.

A user interface is like a joke: if you have to explain it, it's not that good. 😉


You will:

be responsible of the GUI design area,
- ideating, realising and implementating new graphic solutions for the interface of our client-server e-trading platform
- creating and developing interaction concepts (Wireframes, Click Prototypes)
- advising on best graphic solutions to take
be responsible of the UX area,
- planning and conducting user researches (stakeholder interviews, surveys, card sorting), usability tests and competitor analysis
- defining and refining user personas and storyboards
present and communicate insights in order to help shape long-term product strategy
work shoulder to shoulder with the software developers and the Product Owner in our interface team
additionally, assist from time to time the HR and the Marketing departments
- creating graphic designs for employer branding, recruiting and promotional materials, both in digital and printed form
- creating graphic designs for internal and external communications (templates, images...) in line with our brand guidelines
- being a brand ambassador


To be successful in the role, you will need to have:

solid work experience in
- User Experience Design & Research
- User-Centred Design
- Interaction Design & Prototyping
- Graphic User Interface Design & Visual Design
ideally, experience in GUI/UX design for financial softwares
knowledge of industry tools: presentation programs (Keynote, Power Point); UX design programs (Sketch, Adobe); analytics tracking tools (Google Analytics, etc.)
user-centric and analytical approach
creative mindset and attention to details
agile and independent way of working
Excellent communication, design thinking and teamwork skills
Fluent English


Fast-growing business that drives electronification of Fixed Income markets
Energetic, entrepreneurial environment that allows you to thrive and work without the constraints of working for a large corporation, and where where no two days are the same
Flat hierarchy with direct access to decision-makers
Espresso machine, view on the Elbe, social events and much more..!

START: asap

NB: On this one we will move ahead with applicants already holding a permit valid to work in Germany or an EU citizenship.



We are a global fixed income trading software company that delivers unique market making, price making and order execution with our AxeTrader software. AxeTrading is uniquely positioned to empower banks, buy-side firms, agency brokers and exchanges to maximize their fixed income trading strategies successfully with aggregated liquidity, multiple pricing feeds, powerful client servicing and execution capability across voice and electronic trading. AxeTrader provides traders with access to market aggregation, enhanced data and trading workflows in a single desktop enabling more efficient and transparent trading. It interacts seamlessly across execution venues and data sources to deliver the STP processing, reporting and audit workflows required to comply with the expanding regulatory environment.

AxeTrading was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in London with a technology innovation centre in Germany and sales offices in Sydney and Singapore.

Passion cannot be programmed. But we use it in our software development.

How to Apply

Please apply directly to Marilena Nalli

Job Categories: Technology. Job Types: Full-time. Salaries: Competitive.

Job expires in 338 days.

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