Senior Product Designer

Salary Competitive

Brella provides the world’s smartest event platform for events with the heart in networking. We have digitally transformed thousands of events across 60+ different countries worldwide. Our customers are the thought leaders in their respective industries, like Google, Microsoft, AT&T, Informa Knect365, Ernst & Young, Qualcomm, IBM, TechCrunch, Techstars, Hubspot, Ericsson, and The Linux Foundation, among many others. Founded in 2016, Brella’s headquarter is located in Finland.


Product Team

The product team at Brella incorporates design, front-end, and back-end engineering, quality assurance, and project management. Our team is based in Helsinki HQ and also in Jyväskylä. The design team is working from Helsinki HQ. 


Why join Brella & our product team? 🚀

  • Brella stands out from its competition for its advantage of good design and user experience. We understand that design is a core part of the business. 

  • A designer at Brella has all the autonomy they need to research and guide the product in the right direction.

  • Our product team works in an Agile way. We believe in the motto -Build, Test, Repeat. We iterate over various solutions to test out our assumptions.

  • Everyone in the product team is always eager to learn and never shy away from exploring ideas to make the user experience great!

  • We have a positive culture of ownership that enables our designers to create an impact on our customers and business by shaping the product in the right way.

  • You would have a unique and challenging opportunity with one of the fastest-growing startups in Finland, a truly global and diverse team.

  • You could design your workday yourself. We offer flexible working hours and great office facilities in the heart of Helsinki (Kamppi).

A day in the life of a designer at Brella:

  • Working on OKRs (Objective - Key Results) assigned to you and making sure that the designer, developer, and the product manager are in sync with what you are working on.

  • Talking with stakeholders to identify the problems and also understanding the 'Why' better.

  • Balance your designs between business needs, customer needs, and user needs.

  • Going through the design process from identifying problems to research, insights, brainstorm, and iterating on solutions.

  • Creating a world-class product from research to fine-tuning pixels to listening to feedback.

  • Participating in every phase of the development process from concepts to release.

  • Building a design system and design processes with the team as we scale.

Do these define you as a designer? 

  • 4+ years of hands-on experience in designing software applications across platforms Web, Android, and iOS

  • A user advocate who has strong visual design skills to create a state-of-the-art UIs

  • Strong design process and understanding of good design methodologies as well as design frameworks.

  • Comfortable to work fast in design tools Adobe XD, Figma, Framer, etc.

  • Someone who understands that humans can be biased and can constructively work to go past that.

  • Knowledge of lean product development

  • Generalist attitude and good team skills

  • Ability to manage and work on multiple features concurrently

  • Ability to design projects across the entire product lifecycle and multiple product launches

  • Designing products that fulfill both business and user needs.

  • Excellent English skills are a must, as it's our internal working language

Bonus Skills:

  • Strong animation and video editing skills

  • Experience creating and maintaining design libraries

  • Icon and illustration work

  • Knowledge of coding technologies and GIT


What to expect from our recruitment process ♻️

Before making any further decisions, you’ll meet:

👋 Our Lead Product Designer Raunaq. He’ll tell you more about our awesome Design team and our exciting growth plans.

👋 One of your potential future colleagues. So you get a glimpse of our way of working. 

👋 Our Head of Talent & Culture Hanna. She’ll tell you more about our Brella culture & values.

Do you want to influence Brella's future and grow with us? Thumbs up for the perfect match! 👍

For more information or questions please contact us at hanna@brella.io

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

Free friday beers
Free friday beers

Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.

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Working at
Brella Oy

Brella is the smartest networking platform for events. Brella has been awarded Best Conference Tool 2018 & Best Networking Tool 2018 at the Event Technology awards. We're on a mission to help people find life-altering connections at events. Since 2016, we've helped attendees around the world find investment, jobs & colleagues, at events hosted by companies like Microsoft, IBM & TechCrunch (to name a few). We thrive on connecting others and meeting new people, so come join us in building the service that has connected tens of thousands of people worldwide!

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