Senior UX/Visual Designer – Design Systems

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Do you want to make your mark on user interfaces that reach millions of people every day? We’re looking for an accomplished visual designer with UX Design skills to join our Design Systems team

In Swedbank you have the opportunity to:

  • Play an important role in the continuous work with ensuring a consistent and a high quality user experience in our digital channels, by building and maintaining a comprehensive Design System with UI components that supports our designers and developers in creating great experiences for our customers on the web and in mobile apps.
  • Work continuously with brand representatives to translate the Swedbank brand into usable and attractive digital UI components
  • Design the look, feel and function of our digital interfaces by using design methods like sketches, wireframes, mockups, prototypes, flow diagrams, etc
  • Take on the responsible for creating UI components from start to pixel perfect finish. These components will be used by hundreds of designers and developers to form the basic building blocks for our digital user experience.
  • Work closely with UI developers to make sure that visual designs are effectively and efficiently translated into working UI components with high visual quality
  • Translate business requirements, user needs and technical requirements into designs that are visually enticing, easy to use, and emotionally engaging
  • Make sure that design solutions are created from a holistic perspective and fit into the bigger picture of a seamless user experience
  • Drive various initiatives related to Visual design/Design system, on a Group level- covering both Sweden and Baltics
  • Last but not least; be part of, contribute to and continuously develop in the Swedbank UX Community with close to 80 designers working on all our different digital touchpoints

What is needed in this role:

  • 5-10 years’ experience working as a visual designer for digital interfaces
  • Extended experience from maintaining and developing design systems (patterns, guidelines, components, etc)
  • Good understanding of UX best practices and patterns as well as extensive experience in designing for different platforms, including web and mobile/app
  • An excellent eye for good design combined with a good understanding of modern accessibility standards and best practices
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas and solutions to team members and stakeholders
  • Knowledge and experience in app and web components/development
  • Knowledge of modern ways of working with design in an agile environment, including design tools like Sketch and InVision
  • Ability to iterate designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently
  • Proficient in English and Swedish

"Join our team and ...

you'll be part of the journey of establishing design as a force to be reckoned with in an organisation of 14 000 people, reaching over 7 million customers. We're not there yet. We still face struggles in finding good ways of working and establishing an understanding of the value of design. But we have good traction. We've doubled the design organisation in the past year or two and the interest in design is growing in our organisation. It's definitely an exciting time to do design at Swedbank!

We're committed to the well-being and development of our employees and dedicated to creating conditions where you can grow and thrive personally and professionally. We offer a friendly and collaborative atmosphere where you will work closely with talented and committed colleagues. As a manager, my main goal is to help you succeed in the role and my focus is to remove obstacles for the team. Your work will make a real difference!" Agnes Källander Abenius, your future leader

We look forward to receiving your application by 02.12.2021. 

Location: Sundbyberg


Recruiting manager: Agnes Källander Abenius +4672 231 45 46

SACO: Camilla Ivarsson +46 8 58 59 44 37

Finansförbundet: Åke Skoglund +46 8 58 59 02 88

We may begin the selection during the application period, so we welcome your application as soon as possible.

We have made our choice regarding recruitment media and therefore kindly decline contact with ad sellers or sellers of other recruitment services.

Swedbank does not discriminate anybody based on gender, age, sexual orientation or sexual identity, ethnicity, religion or disability – everybody is welcome.

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

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Workplace and culture

We are about 15 000 colleagues working mainly in Sweden, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.

Working together is important to us. We achieve the best results when we learn from each other and use our values Open, Simple, Caring to guide us every day.

We believe in diversity and inclusion and show this by treating customers and colleagues in the same respectful way.

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