Senior Product Designer - Design System

About Klarna

Klarna was founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 2005. Since then we've changed the banking industry forever. And now we're creating the world's smoothest shopping experience. We serve over 90 million consumers worldwide, and partner with 250,000 merchants – with a new merchant joining us every 8 minutes. Including some of the world's leading brands, such as H&M, ASOS, IKEA, Adidas, Samsung and Lufthansa. Our offices are spread over 17 different markets, hosted by 4000+ employees from 100+ nationalities.

What you will do
We're looking for an ambitious and talented designer to join in evolving Klarna's Product Design language and bring it to the next level.
The Design System is an awesome team of Designers and Developers who are passionate about creating the foundation to build world-class products with great craft and consistency.
If you have the highest pixel-perfect standards, exceptional interaction design skills and strong systems thinking mindset, this might be your role.

What you will be responsible for:

  • Facilitate and evolve the look and feel of Klarna’s Product Design language, its components and design patterns, from concepts to implementation
  • Work closely with our Brand Studio team and to build a consistent Brand and Product experience across the whole customer journey
  • Work closely with engineers to ensure a high level of quality delivery across all platforms (web, iOS, Android)
  • Document design guidelines and actively share knowledge on how to utilise the design system
  • Always seek out for design system best practices, design patterns across multiple industries and products to constantly evolve Klarna products and design language
  • Help shape the design culture at Klarna that will ultimately define every interaction customers have with our products and services

You should have:

  • A great eye and toucjh for design: identify common design patterns throughout web and mobile platforms and find elegant solutions for implementation
  • A strong track record and understanding of visual and interaction design (5+ years of experience in the field, preferably 2-3 years in building design systems)
  • Great technical understanding of how to build systems, UI patterns and work smarter around technical limitations
  • Experience designing for web, Android and IOS
  • A portfolio demonstrating your work
  • Great understanding of visual harmony, information hierarchy and design patterns: You should be able to produce quality visual designs (We use Sketch and Abstract)
  • Experience in writing simple and clear design documentation for multiple audiences (designers, developers, product owners and other stakeholders)
  • Strong in articulating and explaining your ideas to other designers, engineers, product managers and other stakeholders
  • Fluent with different level of prototyping tools such as Invision, Framer, Principle or Flinto


  • Passionate about and/or experience in motion design
  • Experience working in fin-tech or shopping

Send over a CV in English. We recommend you submit your application as soon as possible as selection and interviews are held continually.

Note: A portfolio is an essential element of the application for a Design role at Klarna. Applicants who do not supply a link or PDF with samples of their work can unfortunately not be considered.

Klarna is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and candidates. Please refrain from including your picture and age with your application.