Senior UI/UX Designer, Alma News Media

 

Want to create media that reach millions of people every week?

We are seeking a Senior UI/UX Designer with strong visual design skills and an ambition for growth to join Alma News Media’s Design Team in Helsinki, Finland. Our media brands include Kauppalehti, Talouselämä, Arvopaperi, Tekniikka&Talous and Iltalehti. Your primary responsibility is to develop and design our media, including the creation and maintenance of our Media Design System, a comprehensive set of design guidelines and assets that ensure a consistent and high-quality user experience across all our platforms. 

You will 

  • Develop the design system for our media brands.
  • Contribute to product and design process development.
  • Collaborate with the Head of Design, product managers, development teams, and other designers to create aesthetically pleasing, intuitive, and business-driven user experiences and interfaces.
  • Conduct user research to identify customer needs and pain points.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to improve existing brands and create new features and products.
  • Create wireframes, prototypes, and user flows to communicate design ideas.
  • Test and iterate designs based on feedback and data
  • Mentor colleagues and improve design understanding among stakeholders

About You:

  • + 5 years of experience as a UI/UX Designer, including leading design projects.
  • Demonstrated design skills and thought processes through a strong portfolio. 
  • Experienced in user research, design systems, and working closely with development teams.
  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Proficiency in design tools like Figma
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, fluency in Finnish and English.
  • Previous experience working with media is advantageous.

We provide competitive benefits, the support and security of a large company, and the flexibility of a multidisciplinary team. Our office is in central Helsinki, by the Töölönlahti Park. We work in hybrid mode, which allows you to work both in the office and remotely. We not only encourage but also provide ample opportunities for you to develop your skills and support everyone’s personal learning, fostering a culture of continuous growth and improvement.

Please submit your application by 30.5.2024. We will conduct interviews on the go and fill the position as soon as a suitable candidate is found. We have a thorough review process in place to ensure we find the best fit for our team and the role.

For more information on the position, please get in touch with the Head of Design, Lars Holm (lars.holm@almamedia.fi).

Alma Media is an international company with a strong capacity for renewal. We are also an exciting workplace for a wide range of experts from different fields. Today, our business is focused on media, marketplaces and recruitment. In total, we have over 100 products and services that we primarily develop ourselves. In Finland, our best-known brands include Kauppalehti, Talouselämä, Iltalehti, Jobly, Etuovi.com and Nettiauto. Outside of Finland we have job portals in many countries and serve clients as Alma Career.