Medior Digital designer

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Medior digital designer (Full-time)

Mediocrity is way too boring. That’s why Stuurmen is looking for an experienced digital designer to help us in our efforts to further fight the world of 'averageness'. Are you ready to work for an award-winning studio and to grow with us?

Full-time · Eindhoven


Big or small, our clients all have one thing in common. They bring something unique to the table. They are goal-oriented with beyond average ambition and that is reflected in their product or service. 'They want to be the very best, like no one ever was.' - Ash Ketchum

The Stuurmen mission is to help clients make the leap. We get right to the very root of a business’s DNA and help it transform itself into a brand that people will fall in love with. Both online and offline.

You're the one that we want 😍

Our growth is a direct result of how we have worked on building our brand name. Together with our clients, we make increasingly awesome shiiit. Our strategy aims to be one of the leading premium brands and services agencies within three years. As a digital designer you have an important role in realizing this ambition, where in a few years you will be the most important link between customer and Stuurmen.

We are offering you the chance to strengthen our team in multiple areas. Of course you’re a super designer, but you can be more than that. You will come into contact with strategy, brand design, online marketing and development. This gives you the advantage of being able to shape your own personal development any way you want. We are happy to help you with that.

Your role as a digital designer

As a digital designer, you will be working on the cutting edge of strategy and reality. You will be responsible for the conceptual and visual translation of a brand to digital experiences like 'kill off the average' websites and well thought-out e-commerce. You will be doing this together with your colleagues and clients and from a user/business perspective.

You have guts, ambition and you stand by your work at all times. But perhaps the most important thing for us: you continue to amaze and inspire yourself, us and our clients. Count yourself lucky, because every new project is an opportunity for you to immerse yourself in a new world.

This you can show yo momma 💁

✔︎ You will be translating strategic issues to creative concepts, sketches and interactive prototypes.

✔︎ You will be creating high quality digital designs and scalable design systems with which you will safeguard the brand experience and try to strengthen it.

✔︎ Together with clients you will decide which products they need, based on their desires but also your vision on the digital world and design.

✔︎ Together with strategists, online marketeers and developers you will translate your designs to 'kill off the average' and award-winning reality.

Who we are looking for

  • You have that 'Kill off the average' DNA;

  • You have at least 3 years’ experience in a creative environment, such as design agencies, advertising agencies, digital agencies or as a freelance designer;

  • You have experience with typography, responsive design and creating scalable design systems;

  • You have extensive knowledge of Figma, Sketch or Adobe XD. You have sufficient knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator;

  • You have the ability to convey your creative vision and ideas to colleagues and customers;

  • You do not necessarily program yourself, but you know the possibilities, restrictions and lingo regarding front-end development;

  • You are able to work on different projects at the same time while guaranteeing quality at all costs;

  • Strong oral and written English communication skills;

  • You work independent, but you also work well with colleagues and external partners such as copywriters, photographers, illustrators and animators to make all projects a creative and commercial success;

  • You take responsibility and initiative. You keep track of your own time and manage and prioritize your daily work.

This is a plus 👇

  • Experience with brand strategy and brand design;

  • Affinity or experience with motion design and video editing would be awesome;

  • You despise the phrase 'less is more' but secretly implement it into your designs.

What we offer 🍒

💰 Excellent working conditions, including a competitive salary.

💻 Gear: Macbook and accessories;

🌱 Growth attitude: budget for your personal development path;

⛺️ 25 days holiday per year, if you work full-time;

🎄 Extra days off between Christmas and New Year;

👵🏻 Pension scheme;

🏢 Kill off the average office on Strijp-S;

🍣 Lunch together and free snacks;

🚂 Travel expenses;

🏆 Participate in Award-winning projects and learn from Awwwards judges (both design and development.

Join us! 🤝

Are you just as enthusiastic as we are? Make sure you apply as soon as possible. We do not want a detailed application letter or CV. What we are looking for is the right vibe between you and Stuurmen. And of course you can show us an unmatched portfolio. So the more you share about yourself and why you are applying, the better! Also, send over your favorite GIF. Visuals say more than words do. 

 3x Site of the Day

2x Mobile Excellence

3x Developer Award

9x Honorable Mention

3x Site of the Day

4x Special Kudos

2x Site of the Day

1x Featured in AI

1x Featured in GD

2x Featured