Welcome to MaaS Global. We are the world’s first mobility as a service (MaaS) operator leading the change in how the world moves in the future.
At Whim we believe that owning a car doesn’t make much sense anymore. Our award-winning Whim app makes smart travelling easy by incorporating all transportation modes available – from public transport to taxi rides, car rental to city bikes and more into one service.
We have launched Whim already in Helsinki, Finland and in Birmingham, UK, and expanding to tens of cities around the world soon. We are now looking for spirited new colleagues to join us on this journey.
We are looking for an ambitious Visual Designer to take the Whim application to the next level. You are known for excellent visual design skills with a strong sense of digital design aesthetic, and a thorough understanding of visual design for mobile.
Working in a hands-on environment with other designers and different stakeholders to design the Whim app, solve user problems, and take ideas from concept to implementation
Managing and developing the visual identity of the product
Having end-to-end design responsibility for individual features and concepts
Creating and maintaining style guides, icons, documentation and production assets
Communicating ideas and design concepts to the wider team in a clear manner
Supporting the R&D team and other business by creating graphical content and assets
Arranging design reviews, and occasionally guiding junior designers
5+ years of experience in visual interface design and/or interaction design for mobile apps
Knowledge of UX principles, user testing, and service design methods
Ability to observe and understand user needs, and a desire to create elegant solutions for them
Familiar with iOS/Android UI styles as well as the latest app design trends
Hands-on experience with tools like Sketch and Illustrator, along with basic design prototyping skills. Storyboarding and illustration skills a plus.
General understanding of the SW development process and comfortable working with developers
Great communications skills with a good command of written and spoken English
Degree in visual design, human computer interaction, industrial design or a similar field
A strong portfolio showing applied skills and a track record of successfully delivered projects
Benefits include the choice of your own working tools, a monthly Whim urban subscription, working in an international environment in the heart of Helsinki, and free ice cream!
Does this make you tick?
If you say yes, please submit your application and your portfolio on-line, no later than the 16th of September 2018. For more information about the position, please contact our recruitment partner Arja Martikainen 040-7621564 or arja.martikainen(at)barona.fi on Tue-Thu between 2 and 3 pm.
Edellytykset työnsaannille: 5+ years of experience, User Experience, A/B testing, Service Design, mobile applications, iOS, Android
Eduksi luettavat asiat: Sketch, Illustrator, prototyping, story board, illustration