Design System Specialist

Salary Competitive

e love fashion, but the clothing industry is speeding towards environmental disaster. We want to fight that!

At Tise, our goal is to make it easy, fun and inspiring to sell and buy second hand using our marketplace. Sustainability is at our core, and we strive to use our voice and platform to help people make more sustainable choices every day. We are closing in on 2.5 million users and have a highly engaged community of Tise’rs across Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland.

The Tise team now counts more than 60 people in eight countries, and the majority works at our headquarters in Oslo. Within Product & Technology, we are 25 highly skilled and enthusiastic people. To continue our amazing growth and fulfill our vision of making the world more sustainable by changing the way people consume fashion, we are now looking for a Design System Specialist. Join us and help to amplify productivity, quality and innovation across Tise.

Design is at the forefront of everything we do. Our Design System Specialist will be in charge of developing the design components, process, documentation, and educational materials that will enable designers and engineers to create world-class experiences using our product. You will work closely with product designers, engineers, and product managers, to evolve and scale our design system. 


What you’ll do 🎨 :  

  • Lead and own the Tise Design System in Figma, building on the current design system and brand language foundation and taking it to the next level in terms of consistency and impact
  • Work day-to-day in a cross-functional team of designers, product managers and engineers to build and maintain the building block components of Tise design
  • Partner with product designers to develop and improve existing components, evolving our shared processes and tooling to ensure it's as useful as possible
  • You’ll be an advocate for the design system, representing the team in product discussions and educating others on how to use the system
  • Have a keen ability to create work under minimal supervision and package and present solutions to the broader team
  • Create Figma flows that range from low-fidelity wireframes to full-fidelity, pixel-ready designs that lead to intuitive user experiences
  • Drive yourself and your peers to deliver the best quality of work while encouraging new methods and ways of working

Who you are 🦸🏻 :

  • You are an experienced Product Designer and have direct experience from working on Design Systems in Figma
  • You value inclusive design and accessibility and don’t believe it has to mean compromising aesthetics 
  • You are a thoughtful designer and problem solver who questions the status quo and strives for improvement
  • You believe in the importance of consistency, and understand the benefits of building things systematically 
  • You have a user- and data-focused design mentality 
  • You are constantly looking to hone your team's instincts through user feedback and data insight
  • Fluent written and spoken English with strong communication skills that make your process and proposals understandable and actionable
  • A kind, empathic and patient person. Someone who loves working with people and solving problems with them
  • A strong portfolio of product design and design systems work, including designs that showcase both an ability to think in scalable systems, and a solid understanding of key graphic and interaction design principles

What we offer 👨‍👨‍👧‍👦 :

  • Work with a highly dedicated team of in-house designers, developers and product managers
  • A healthy work-life balance. We work for ourselves and our users, not corporate clients
  • Working with shaping the direction of one of the Nordic’s most used and fastest growing digital products
  • Ownership in Tise through stock options
  • A possibility to help on the way to a more sustainable planet through engaging people everywhere in buying second hand


     For more information about the role contact Tech Recruiter Frida Klovning! 🍌

    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.

    Pension plan
    Pension plan

    We take care of you, even when you are old and wrinkly.

    Working at

    Tise is a social marketplace in the Nordics. We have operations in Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland with the aim to make it easy, more fun and inspiring to sell and buy second hand. Tise has now over 2 000 000 registered users and we have great faith in making the world a little more sustainable continuing the growth. We do everything from coding to design and business development in-house. The Tise team now counts 35, and is expected to double in the next few years.

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