Open position
Helsinki

UI/UX Designer

About IONA

IONA builds transformative customer experiences that redefine industries and brands. We transform companies, innovate new business models and create new products and services, focusing on seamless customer experiences. We work with high profile international brands and we strive to use the latest technologies to offer the best possible solutions to our clients. We were born global and we currently operate studios in Helsinki, Jyväskylä and Davao City, in the Philippines.

Job description

We are looking for a UX/UI Designer to join our team in Helsinki. You’ll be responsible for creating usable and delightful user experiences for our clients together with other Iona designers, developers and strategists.

Our client projects vary from designing digital services, mobile applications, online shops, new business concepts for our clients, and sometimes even brand names, visual identities, and websites. Our ideal candidate enjoys the craft of design and is capable of communicating their design decisions to the clients. 

Our design team is solid and growing – you can make an impact on the development of Iona’s design capabilities, projects and methods. At Iona, the design team works closely with our advisory team – for us design is an integral part of the strategy. Our multidisciplinary team in Helsinki consists of experienced professionals from various industries, many of whom have extensive knowledge of hands-on product and service development. Therefore, working at Iona also provides you an inspiring environment to learn from business development, project management and technology.

We are looking for candidates that have a suitable educational background and solid work experience. However, we value shipping products and services more than theoretical knowledge.


Must-have skills & qualifications:

  • +2 Years experience in client work

  • User-centric mindset

  • Skills in wireframing/drawing rough concept flows

  • Skills in UI design and prototyping in Figma and/or Sketch

  • Digital UI style guide creation (components)

  • Experience in working with devs

  • Proactive attitude

  • Good presentation and communication skills in English

  • Basic knowledge of accessibility

  • Experience in doing design handover to the devs

  • Experience in doing design QA for devs


Nice-to-have skills & qualifications:

  • User research & usability test conducting

  • Business-mindset

  • Interest to learn UX copywriting

  • High-fidelity prototyping and interaction design (e.g. with Framer)

  • Experience in organizing and facilitating workshops

  • E-commerce experience and knowledge

  • Finnish language skills

  • Basic skills in illustration & icon design

We offer an enjoyable and professional work environment, flexible working hours, personal development opportunities, and a competitive salary. 

If you are interested, please apply by using the form below or email us at careers@iona.studio. Please include a portfolio or few recently shipped projects that you worked on and your personal responsibilities in those projects. Also, include your salary request and potential starting date.

More info: lauri@iona.studio

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We will respond to you within 2 weeks


Job title UI/UX Designer
Location Helsinki

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