App designer & all-round graphic hero

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App designer (& all-round graphic hero)

Candidate wanted for January 2019

Are you a creative and empathic visual designer? Do you want to help our users setting up their Sleep Robot by improving the user experience of the app and design new features? We are looking for a designer with a mission: guiding users into the best way of using the Sleep Robot through a user friendly application – making sure they fall asleep faster, sleep longer and wake up refreshed. You will not only help users, but support team members as well with your graphic skills. 


What we do

Somnox realizes dreams. Our Sleep Robot ensures that people with sleep problems will fall asleep more easily and thus lead a more enjoyable and healthier life. Our first step in our fight against insomnia started last year through a successful Kickstarter campaign with global reach. Now it’s finally time to deliver our Sleep Robots to consumers all over the world and improve our customer journey according to user feedback. We need you for all that!

Job Responsibilities

You will be responsible for the app: from graphic design to user interaction flow and usability research. You will design new features and add interactive elements to the app. Together with the research team, you will gather user feedback and define improvements. You will team up with the software developers to discuss designs and possibilities. Altogether, we aim for the best user experience that helps the user to get a better night of sleep.

We will probably need you for 24-32 hours a week.

What you will be doing

  • Design new app features (e.g. alarm, sleep diary data)

  • Test your designs and gather user feedback

  • Design graphic and interactive elements to improve the user experience

  • Adjust the app design to be used for other target groups

  • Support the marketing team with your graphic skills (social posts, promotion material, etc.) 

    This is you

    We are looking for someone with experience / a degree in app design. It would be awesome if you have experience in human centered research & design and are interested in persuasive design and gamification.

    Next to that you...

  • have strong graphic and visual skills (+ preferably an illustration enthusiast)

  • are eager to learn from users, analyze user test results and redesign accordingly

  • are able to work with graphic software programmes

  • are dynamic and able to operate in a fast-paced environment

  • are responsible and pro-active

    What can Somnox offer you?

  • Work in one of the most innovative startups in the Netherlands
  • Competitive salary
  • A dream team; where learning and growth are central
  • The opportunity to take responsibility and accelerate your growth
  • Monthly team outings / activities
  • A free, awesome lunch
  • Joining the adventure, stopping insomnia and having a lot of fun on the way

Are you the design talent that we’re looking for? Contact us if you want to help us stop insomnia and take our user experience to the next level. We would love to see your portfolio as well.

For more info, please contact Julia via