n8n is a low-code platform for workflow automation and AI app integration, designed for technical users. It simplifies connecting to any app or API and enables the incorporation of AI into business processes. n8n is Source Code Available and has a passionate and engaged community of builders!

We were founded end of 2019 and currently:

🧑‍🤝‍🧑 We’re a diverse team of + 40 talented people

🚀 Our annual recurring revenue is growing 5x year-over-year

⭐️ With +40k GitHub stars, we in the top 500 most popular projects on Github

🌱 We now count a total of $20m in funding: we were Sequoia’s first seed investment in Germany, and most recently secured a Series A extension (February 2024)

What you’ll be doing

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Staff Designer to join our team at n8n. As a Staff Designer, you will play a critical role in shaping the user experience of our product. You will be embedded in one of our teams, tackling some of our most complex design and product challenges as well as work on some company wide design & product initiatives.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Part of building a best-in-class product design function at n8n. We’re looking for someone who knows what good looks and can take our Design team through a growth journey.
  • Engage with and deeply understand our users. You grasp their needs and pain points from both qualitative and quantitative perspectives, continually striving to enhance their experience.
  • Contribute to vision setting and strategic direction of the overall n8n product, working closely with other leaders to move toinwards a common goal.
  • Lead and execute high-impact design projects that provide significant value to both customers and the business.
  • Working with the people team and CEO to define team composition for Design @ n8n, then hiring managing and coaching that team towards success. (Both for n8n, and as individuals pursuing their own career goals!)
  • Product discovery — take ideas from conception to design, user testing and rapid iteration to make sure that they work


  • 7+ years of experience in product design working end to end in complex B2B software products used by a technical audience (e.g developer tools)
  • Capable of independently leading discovery processes and utilizing customer insights to shape product strategy and guide design directions.
  • Ideally, you will have experience working in design teams at companies of various stages. You’ll be able to clearly understand our stage, and create a lean, efficient team fit for our purposes.
  • Ability to Lead UX research programmes that inform the wider design operation. You’ll be able to present these insights to the wider business and use them to inform every design decision.
  • An exceptional portfolio demonstrating extensive expertise in user experience, interaction design, and visual/user interface design.
  • Skilled at navigating uncertainty and adept at solving complex problems with ease.
  • You’re curious and have a broad range of interests. You love learning new stuff (super important)
  • You’re humble, kind, and are open to feedback (super duper important)



  • Career opportunities. We are looking to hire ‘rising stars’, who can grow with the company into more senior roles. We give you €1k a year to spend on courses, books, events and coaching, to support you in developing your career
  • Transparency. We all know what everyone’s working on, how’s the company doing — the whole shebang
  • A passionate team. We love our product. We have regular office hackathons to see who can build the coolest thing with it
  • We’re big fans of open source, and you’ll get $100 per month to give to projects you care about
  • Being fair is really important to us. Equity? Of course we give you equity

This role can be done from anywhere within Europe. We can sponsor visas to Germany; for any other country, you need to have existing right to work. Our company language is English.

n8n is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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