We are looking for a Lead Designer to join our team of passionate Equality Check’ers in Oslo. Join us as we accelerate equal opportunities globally! Equality Check is a startup on a mission to create diverse and equal workplaces through radical transparency. Being part of our team will be an opportunity to impact millions of people's lives providing them the opportunity to fulfill their potential - and that's how we measure our success. We are a young startup but are experiencing great traction with users, corporate collaborations, and positive social impact.
You are an experienced designer, preferably with front-end development proficiency, passionate about diversity and solutions-oriented with a laser focus on excellent user experiences and beautiful UI. Hopefully, you are just as driven to create beautiful UX and UI as well as contributing to making the world a more just and equal place. You are eager to understand our users needs, and push to create the best possible design to help build our user base exponentially.
For our B2C product that means to become a platform every employee has used, loved and found helpful. For our B2B clients we want to act as a crucial tool in understanding their organization from a D&I perspective and provide them with solutions to improve. We are currently based in Oslo, but you will be instrumental in adapting our product as we scale to Sweden and the UK this year. You will be joining our team of 10, and work closely with our marketing and tech team.
Manage and develop design for a scalable web application
Engage in user research to make sure we're building the right thing
Empathize with users to solve their problems through smart and delightful UX and UI
Elevate our brand impression through a fun, consistent and differentiating design language
You are a self-driven designer who gets energy from understanding our users perspective
You love to talk to users and dig deep to identify pain points
You are comfortable with uncertainty in a thriving startup
You want to work in a small team, where both influence and responsibility are given
You are positive, solutions-oriented and see opportunities
You have the ability to collaborate well in a team
You show initiative and get things done
As our lead designer, you will be a crucial part of our team, collaborating particularly closewith the CPO and CTO. We firmly believe in autonomy, and your work schedule will be flexible to accommodate your life.
3+ years of experience and confidence in digital design
Proficient in modern design tools such as Figma or Sketch
3+ Experience with UX concepts, design thinking and user testing
Fluent in English (written and verbal)
Bachelors degree or equivalent in work experience
Offices in central Oslo in a modern co-working space that provides events, parties and presentations from industry leaders (Share)
A fun team of passionate people on a mission to change the world through radical transparency
Dynamic environment where exciting opportunities are always showing up
Possibility for stock options
We firmly believe in autonomy, and your work schedule will be flexible to accommodate your life
We're a Norwegian startup. We come bearing waffles and beer!
Full-time employment and stock options
Equality Check was founded in 2015 by two founders who have been working passionately to solve gender equality in Norway for the past five years. Since our inception, the team has:
3 national campaigns addressing gender stereotypes and unconscious bias in Norway reaching more than 3 million people.
Engaged more than 30 CEOs of Norway’s largest companies to prioritize the issue
Published a best-selling book on unconscious bias and gender stereotypes with Norway’s most accredited publisher Gyldendal
Raised funds from corporations and the government (Innovation Norway) to find solutions on how to improve gender equality in the workplace
Been part of the Antler Global accelerator program in Stockholm
Been featured in 100+ media articles speaking on the subject of diversity
Held several international and national events on unconscious bias and gender stereotypes for thousands of people
Spoken at the UN and been invited to the White House
Partnered with Make Equal Sweden to launch Equality Check in Sweden
Major collaborations with employee organizations such as Finansforbundet and YS
Partnered with Norway’s leading research center on Gender Equality (CORE) to find what could become the world’s first validated solutions on how to improve gender balance in organizations
Interested in hearing more? Reach out! We’re happy to answer any questions you may have.Email us