Visual Designer Aftonbladet

Visual Designer Aftonbladet

Do you want to design the user experience at Sweden's biggest news destination?

As a Visual designer at Aftonbladet you will be responsible for creating the visual design for the desktop and mobile experience, on all platforms. You will join a talented and enthusiastic team with a great drive to build and experiment to deliver Aftonbladet's journalism in the best possible way for our users.

You are a great team player with a positive attitude, curious, and enjoys challenges as well as working with a well established journalistic product.

Aftonbladet is the biggest news source in Sweden with more than 3.5 million people engaging on a daily basis. Aftonbladet is renowned for its groundbreaking independent journalism and commitment to offer an engaging news experience to our users. This requires dedication and a continuous investment in user insights and new user experiences, a marathon in a changing market where user needs and behaviors rapidly shift. We are now ready to take the next step to make Aftonbladet a smarter and more relevant product, this is why we are strengthening our product team with a visual designer.

About you:
  • Have the ability to work hypothesis-driven when designing concepts and testing mockups - translating accumulated knowledge into prototypes and final design.
  • Can produce multiple designs and collaborate with team members to create designs for different platforms and devices.
  • Develop and maintain the visual identity in the form of design principles, brand assets, and style guide.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with product management and engineering to ensure successful product development.
  • Have a passion for digital products, technology, creativity, and an openness to new design ideas.
  • Have an appetite for learning and developing yourself as a part of an enthusiastic team, working together to build the best Aftonbladet for tomorrow!
Skills:
  • You have a passion for design and have a systematic approach to documenting your work.
  • You have strong visual and aesthetic design skills and are able to create an enjoyable experience across platforms and audiences - always striving for better, simpler, and more beautiful user interfaces.
  • Attention to detail and ability to multitask.
  • You are an open-minded team player, passionate and the way you work energizes others.
  • Experienced working closely with engineering, product management, strategy, interaction design, and user research teams.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Swedish.
  • You are committed to the timely delivery of a job well done.
Experience
  • 5+ years of design experience.
  • Portfolio with examples of your approach to interaction design and visual design work for different platforms and devices.
  • Deep knowledge of native mobile UI patterns (Android and iOS) as well as responsive web
  • Expert understanding of design patterns and creating style guides.
  • Expert understanding of communication and visual design principles.
  • Strong understanding of usability and user-centered design practices.
  • Working in larger companies is a plus.
  • Experience in building or contributing to design systems is a plus.
Mer info
Område Stockholms stad
Yrkesroll Data & IT, UX & Webbdesign
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag Löpande (58 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

Product & Tech is responsible for product development in News Media. The unit consists of product managers, software engineers, UX experts, and user researchers. A big part of our work is developing joint technology platforms for Schibsted's news brands. These include platforms for content production and distribution, digital subscriptions, and advertising. Most of our teams work distributed, with colleagues in Oslo, Stockholm, Krakow, Gdansk, Bergen, and Stavanger.