Product Designer

LEIA is a startup based in Stockholm with the vision to reinvent maternal and postpartum health for the digital age. Helping the next 140 million women on a happier and healthier entry into motherhood.
 
Our postpartum health tracker offers new mothers all information they need in one place, personalized insights into their mental and physical health and recovery plans based on their birth  experience. With screening models for postpartum depression and pelvic floor complications, LEIA identifies women at risk already before their appointment with the midwife.

About the role as Product Designer

The role of Product Designer at LEIA offers a great opportunity to make an impact within an ambitious, value driven and entrepreneurial environment that promotes personal development and a collaborative approach.

This is a truly cross-functional role and you will play a key role in the design of the app, website and brand of LEIA. You work closely with the CPO, as well as the marketing team.

How you make an impact

You’ll play a key part in enabling our team to deliver our strategic goals. At LEIA, each day is different, but you can expect to:
 

  • You’ll be the primary owner of UI & UX at Leia, and work closely with the CPO, developers and other stakeholders on the team.

  • You’ll work on design projects from start to finish, from sketches and wireframes to prototypes, usability testing and polished final designs. Together with the team you’ll iterate, ship, test, and build on your work. 

  • You’ll conduct user research, and together with the team you’ll turn quantitative data and user problems into impactful experiences in our app and on our website.

  • We’re working to solve big, impactful user problems and meet ambitious business goals. You’ll have an impact on both. You’ll have the opportunity to shape our product and product roadmap, as well as to help us grow our user base.

  • You’ll be responsible for building a component library that can help our product grow. You’ll also be an advocate for our users, and help us to build our internal team processes.

  • Develop the design system and the visual toolbox of LEIA.

  • Create visual graphic content  to be used in the app and other communication touch points like websites and social media.
     

What you bring

You’re a product designer expert who leads the creation of human-centred experiences that deliver business results. You love working with teams to improve their product design practice, developing teams through direction, standards, and advocacy. You’re a sucker for detail and quality, who drives consistency across all areas of the product and service. You love to create designs that educate, engage and empower your users
 

  • Is a full-stack designer, with experience in both UI and UX. Experience with user research is a plus, and an interest in it is a must.

  • Has experience working with both mobile and web design, and can work with industry standard tools such as Figma and Sketch.

  • Is flexible, and can adjust to changing circumstances to solve problems on the go.

  • Can collaborate closely with a team but also work independently. It's a plus if you have experience working with developers in an agile team.

  • Can create visual graphic content. 

  • Has strong communication skills, and is fluent in English.

  • Has at least 3+ year of working experience in a full-time role.
     

The team could also benefit if you have skills in (not a must):

  • Create animations 

  • Video creation and editing
     

What we offer

  • Opportunity to engage, strengthen and support extraordinary parents  across the world.

  • A key role in growing an early stage team where you’ll build both the product and the business.

  • Experience building a global tech startup from an early stage and the possibility to build your network within the startup community at Norrsken House in Stockholm.

  • Be a part of a global expansion, where moving into new markets will present new exciting possibilities to connect with local communities and grow both personally and professionally.

  • We are an organization committed to creating and maintaining an inspiring workplace where everyone loves to go to work.


Location: Stockholm, Sweden. 


Reports too: CPO & Co-Founder.


Employment type: Full time position.


Apply: sandra@meetleia.com, and attach your portfolio where you show that you have high quality in your design.