Head of Design (f/m/d)

We're hoping to grow together. 

We are a "diversity first" company. 

We need you to align with us ethically.


bina is a digital primary school methodology made to deliver precision education at scale.

We are an education start-up created in March 2020 and funded by Silicon Allee in Berlin. We are global (we employ people from all continents). The co-founders are serial entrepreneurs with years of experience in tech, business and, most importantly, education. We are working towards a world where no child goes without quality education, and no parent has to choose between career and family.


Do you have an entrepreneurial mentality? Are you keen to build the future of education? Do you want to experience what it takes to build a business? Then join us! 


Job description

We are looking for a Head of Design-with a wild imagination and the ambition to rebuild elementary education. You'll define and maintain the experience and visual language of our product and brand.

Big points for being seriously wonderful. 


We are seeking an experienced and passionate UX designer with an appetite for branding. If you have game-design expertise, we are more likely to fall for you.

What do we offer?

  • Be a part of a mission-driven company reshaping early education. 

  • A decisive role: You contribute to the definition of the organisation and the future of early learning.

  • An international team: we value the synergy of different cultures, personalities, and backgrounds (which means we make a fantastic lunch).

  • Room for growth: We take a personal interest in your perspectives and development, so we all have realistic career development options. 

  • You can work from wherever, whenever, as long as you've got your stuff together.

Your responsibilities:

Manage the product design and visual branding of the company. We plan to deliver the most compelling and intuitive educational experience for the early years. Our branding work is about building trust with young parents, inspiring teachers to join, and convincing businesses they need to offer bina as a company benefit. 


You will craft the look and feel of:

  • The bina brand

  • Classroom and parent apps

  • Work closely with our teachers and students to create a smooth educational experience

  • Collaborate with our development team to implement your work

Your qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in UX/UI

  • Branding experience (preferably in lifestyle)

  • A portfolio including both web and mobile design experience

  • Excellence in wireframing, prototyping, and workflow tooling

  • HTML and CSS experience

  • Fluent English (brownie points for multilingual)

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV and cover letter to hello@thebinaschool.com