Join us

We are looking for a talented and passionate Digital Designer with a progressive mindset. An individual with the ambition to become the best in the field of design who is looking for an agency that will facilitate and support this pursuit. Thriving on exploration and experimentation, you will play an important role in co-creating ideas in an environment with kind people who believe their job is more than just a job. We believe you feel the same.

Your profile
You’re a natural-born problem solver with experience practicing both User Experience and Interaction Design. You implement your designs through an iterative process and design techniques, you simply love to prototype. You have a clear strategy and a strong creative thinking behind your ideas, and you have no problem communicating how your solutions fulfil the needs of the users and the business. You create and translate sitemaps, user journeys, and wireframes into pixel-perfect, engaging user interfaces. You have a great understanding of typography and design principles across multiple devices. You love to learn a little about everything, but you are also all about the details. You are happy in an environment that allows you to develop your skills fluidly, with a team that always has your back and encourages you along the way. You say yes to learning something new, regardless if it’s a new technology or designing a typeface. But overall and most importantly, you are a humble person with a calling.

— Strong knowledge in the Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch
— Strong creative thinking, but also the ability to execute concepts and designs flawlessly
— Great knowledge of user centered design and usability principles
— Great organizational and time-management skills
— Great understanding of the opportunities and limitations within digital design
— Excellent verbal skills that enable you to sell your concepts and designs to internal and external teams and stakeholders
— Thriving in a high-paced environment and managing different projects simultaneously
— Experience in planning, coordinating, and conducting user research activities
— Experience in print design
— Knowledge in prototyping tools and applications such as InVision, Marvel or Framer.js
— At least 4 years of experience in a similar role

— Knowledge of HTML/CSS, Javascript
— Animation knowledge in software such as After Effects and Cinema 4D

About us
Essen International is a technology-friendly design agency with studios in Stockholm and San Francisco. We move brands forward. Through progress by design.

Location: Stockholm