Design System Designer (m/f/x)
02. Open
IT-Jobs:Customer Interaction & UX/UI
ALDI Digital Services GmbH, Mintarder Straße 36-40, 45481 Mülheim an der Ruhr
Mintarder Straße 36-40
Mülheim an der Ruhr
Deutschland (DE)
permanent contract
partial mobile working within Germany
GD IIT Customer Interaction
Birthe Waschulzik
IT Consultant
30.11.2022 13:16

Info text

With more than 7,000 stores in 11 different countries, ALDI SOUTH is one of the world’s largest food retailers. It is our mission to supply our customers with high-quality food at the best possible prices. We have a clear focus, following a unique concept of simplicity, responsibility and reliability. ALDI SOUTH IT ensures that everything runs smoothly, from the IT infrastructure to the software used: both at national and international level. Within the scope of transnational projects, our teams develop IT solutions for worldwide use at ALDI SOUTH.

Your Job

What you give your best for.

  • Shaping and refining our visual language through an iterative design system
  • Generating new ideas and encouraging open exploration
  • Developing reusable components and documenting best practices
  • Setting and enforcing high-quality standards while supporting the team to meet them
  • Sharing knowledge with product teams to enable innovative solutions quickly and at scale
  •  Collaborating closely with UX designers, user researchers, product owners and developers
  • Providing confident design decisions and leadership for our global design community
  • Maintaining and extending our design tokens for consistency across products and platforms
  • Contributing to the development of prototyping components for designer's tools
  • Actively seeking feedback from users to improve our design system

Your Profile

What you should have.

  • Degree with a specialization in visual design, human-computer interaction or other media-related courses
  • Demonstrate practical experience in creating design systems, establishing scalable and usable structures and developing components
  • Exhibit a proactive, collaborative and curious hands-on mentality
  • Display a solid understanding of the software development process and experience in defining a design system's vision
  • Very good English language skills


What is desirable.

  • Proficient in Figma and Jira, with excellent knowledge of their respective functionalities.
  • Demonstrates mastery in the craft of UI design, leveraging problem-solving skills to drive projects forward
  • Detail-oriented, taking ownership of tasks and accepting feedback to continuously improve outcomes
  • Strong communication skills, with an ability to effectively convey ideas and collaborate with team members
  • Sound understanding of design principles and a keen affinity for technology
  • Experience with UI design libraries and design system platforms such as Storybook, Fracture, ZeroHeight and Supernova

Your Benefits

How we value your work.

  • Mobile working within Germany incl. equipment and flexible working hours
  • Intercultural working environment in diverse teams
  • Attractive remuneration as well as vacation and Christmas bonus
  • Future-oriented training & development
  • Modular onboarding and buddy
  • Additional satellite offices (e.g. in Düsseldorf)

Your Tech Stack

What you work with, among other things.

  • Figma
  • Figma Token Studio Plugin
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Jira
  • Confluence
  • Miro
  • And many more, depending on the job
Travel:  partial mobile working within Germany