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Toptal helps you hire the world’s best freelance designers. Top companies and start-ups choose Toptal UX and UI designers when quality digital design for apps and websites is critical.

We’ve been blown away by the level of talent we've been able to hire through Toptal.

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Freelance Designers
Belinda De Bruyn, Senior Designer.
Belinda De Bruyn
Senior Designer
Previously at
Techstars
Diego Aguilar, Expert Designer Freelance.
Diego Aguilar
Design Lead
Previously at
Google
Kat Windley, Design Freelancer.
Kat Windley
Digital Product Designer
Previously at
Uber
Haiyuan Jiang, Expert Designer for Hire.
Haiyuan Jiang
Digital Product Designer
Previously at
Apple
Jake Frey, Toptal Designer.
Jake Frey
Design Lead
Previously at
Apple
Fabio Muniz, Top Designer.
Fabio Muniz
Design Lead
Previously at
Google
Jeff Shaw, Design Freelancer.
Jeff Shaw
Digital Product Designer
Previously at
Mercedes Benz
Ruaridh Currie, Senior Designer for Hire.
Ruaridh Currie
Digital Product Designer
Previously at
Procter & Gamble
Bill Tribble, Design Freelancer.
Bill Tribble
Design Lead
Previously at
General Assembly
Natalia Cackowska, Accomplished Designer.
Natalia Cackowska
Digital Product Designer
Previously at
Roche
Tamara Olson, Accomplished Designer.
Tamara Olson
Senior Designer
Previously at
Google
Angel J. Perez, Toptal Designer.
Angel J. Perez
Senior Designer
Previously at
Microsoft

Our Exclusive Network of Freelance Designers

Jenna Law

Freelance Designer
Jenna is an award-winning director of design. She has partnered with clients such as Microsoft, Jaguar, UK Government, GSK, Jack Daniels and more for ove... Read More
Jenna is an award-winning director of design. She has partnered with clients such as Microsoft, Jaguar, UK Government, GSK, Jack Daniels and more for over 13 years. Her unique hybrid skills—of UI, UX, brand and product design—has seen her exceed business and user expectations time and again. Her process for success: user-focused, experience-driven, design-led. Read Less
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Mike Slone

Freelance Designer
Mike is a highly experienced and successful product, UX, UI, visual, and branding designer with many years of experience creating large- and small-scale ... Read More
Mike is a highly experienced and successful product, UX, UI, visual, and branding designer with many years of experience creating large- and small-scale designs. He has worked for global clients in many industries including ExxonMobil, Reebok, Taco Bell, Nike, and many others. He has also provided his design leadership and experience to startups in healthcare, higher education, and SaaS companies. Read Less
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Jake Kahana

Freelance Designer
Jake is an award-winning designer who uses storytelling, art, and technology to instigate positive social change and build stronger businesses. He's work... Read More
Jake is an award-winning designer who uses storytelling, art, and technology to instigate positive social change and build stronger businesses. He's worked with a range of Fortune500 companies, major nonprofits, government agencies, and startups. Over the last ten years, Jake's work has helped these companies change their public image, reach broader audiences, and impact more lives. He'd love to collaborate with you on your next big challenge. Read Less
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Jeff Witters

Freelance Designer
Jeff is an award-winning multi-disciplinary designer. With 14+ years of experience, his passion lies in working with startups to create user-friendly des... Read More
Jeff is an award-winning multi-disciplinary designer. With 14+ years of experience, his passion lies in working with startups to create user-friendly desktop and mobile applications. Jeff will work with you and your team to identify, design, and develop the assets your company needs to get off the ground. Read Less
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Jay Oldaker

Freelance Designer
Jay is a user experience and product design veteran. For the past 14 years, he's worked on web and mobile applications spanning healthcare, social media,... Read More
Jay is a user experience and product design veteran. For the past 14 years, he's worked on web and mobile applications spanning healthcare, social media, entertainment, and the environment for venture-backed startups and Fortune 500 companies. With an extensive background in Agile UX and design thinking, Jay's work has been featured in books and publications across the web.  Read Less
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Osandi Sekoú Robinson

Freelance Designer
Mentored at Apple, Osandi's spent over eight years helping teams create human-centered products that delight customers. After a product role at Square, h... Read More
Mentored at Apple, Osandi's spent over eight years helping teams create human-centered products that delight customers. After a product role at Square, he led and directed a remote team of five engineers, built and grew a lifestyle brand, and cut his teeth as a designer in a founder role. As one of Toptal's elites, he's changed the way organizations solve problems for their users, as well as produced world-class interfaces across B2B/B2C markets. Read Less
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Adrien Castelain

Freelance Designer
For the last 13 years, Adrien has been helping global companies and startups developing better digital products from strategy to delivery, understanding ... Read More
For the last 13 years, Adrien has been helping global companies and startups developing better digital products from strategy to delivery, understanding and focusing on business goals and customers to create experiences that people love and bring significative value to businesses. Clients hire him for his UX and UI expertise, user-centered approach, strategic mindset, collaborative leadership, and effectiveness. Read Less
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Igor Dinuzzi

Freelance Designer
Igor's expertise lies in producing solid projects to help brands deliver integrated digital, print, B2B, and B2C experiences across all channels. It's an... Read More
Igor's expertise lies in producing solid projects to help brands deliver integrated digital, print, B2B, and B2C experiences across all channels. It's an iterative process where he seeks to understand the user, challenge assumptions, and redefine the problems in order to identify optimal solutions. His past clients include Facebook, Procter & Gamble Europe, L’Oréal, BP, Johnson & Johnson, 20th Century Fox, PwC, and Samsung, among others. Read Less
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Mathieu Barre

Freelance Designer
Mathieu is a passionate visual designer who meticulously crafts UX/UI designs, product designs, web designs, and motion animations. He keeps up to date w... Read More
Mathieu is a passionate visual designer who meticulously crafts UX/UI designs, product designs, web designs, and motion animations. He keeps up to date with industry trends via his research on substantial apps. He and his partner run a Paris-based mobile agency where he also works as an art director while his partner handles the visuals and branding. Mathieu expresses himself well and has worked for large companies and startups. Read Less
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Myles Holman

Freelance Designer
Myles is a skilled designer who works in a number of platforms, including desktop, web, mobile responsive, and native mobile apps. He currently focuses o... Read More
Myles is a skilled designer who works in a number of platforms, including desktop, web, mobile responsive, and native mobile apps. He currently focuses on UI/UX with a particular interest in solving complex data by design. With a pixel-precise eye to detail, Myles centers his work around usability and information organization and uses his development experience to blend modern design with upcoming technology standards. Read Less
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Eric Müller Moreno

Freelance Designer
Eric is an award-winning designer with a strategic approach who loves to work on projects where he can make a difference and create things that solve his... Read More
Eric is an award-winning designer with a strategic approach who loves to work on projects where he can make a difference and create things that solve his clients' problems. With in-depth experience working with major clients like Deloitte, UMG, and Inbev, Eric's created many B2B/B2C platforms and data visualization but also has a strategic view that contributes to startup projects that need a holistic approach. Read Less
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How Toptal Works

1
Talk to One of Our Industry Experts
A Toptal Director of Design will work with you to understand your goals, technical needs, and team dynamics.
2
Work with Hand‑Selected Talent
Within days, we'll introduce you to the right freelance designer for your project. Average time to match is under 24 hours.
3
The Right Fit, Guaranteed
Work with your new freelance designer for a trial period (pay only if satisfied), ensuring they're the right fit before starting the engagement.

Toptal Lets You Hire Fast,
With Unparalleled Success

Trusted Experts Only
All of our talent are seasoned experts who ramp up quickly, readily contribute as core team members, and work with you to minimize onboarding time.
Your New Team Member
We are so sure you will love your new team member, than you can try working with them for a few days. Pay only if satisfied.
Scale as Needed
Hire talent within 48 hours. Scale your team up or down exactly when you need it, no strings attached.
Seamless Hiring
We handle all aspects of billing, payments and NDA's. Let us take care of the overhead while you focus on building great products.
Flexible Engagements
Choose the engagement type that suits your needs – hourly, part-time, or full-time – with the ability to change anytime.
Expert Talent Matcher
Focus on your project and enjoy support from your dedicated account executive and expert talent matcher.

Our Designer Screening Process

26.4%pass rate

Excellent technical communication

Toptal designers must possess strong written and verbal communication skills. They work effectively across multiple collaboration tools and convey complex design concepts with ease.

7.4%pass rate

Portfolio review

Each designer must have an extremely strong portfolio and extensive history of completing successful projects with clients. They are required to demonstrate their design knowledge, problem-solving ability, and technical aptitude to a panel of leading experts.

3.6%pass rate

Proactive problem-solving

Toptal designers are experts in tackling roadblocks creatively and independently. Each candidate is live-screened by an expert designer where they have to offer multiple paths to the solution and make decisions on the spot.

3.2%pass rate

End-to-End project execution

Designers deliver a test project to completion, demonstrating their skills across ideating, scoping, prototyping, and problem-solving.

3%pass rate

Continued excellence

Toptal designers are expected to maintain a perfect track record while working with clients. We assess our talent after every engagement to ensure our standards for excellence were met.

Toptal offers a new arsenal for the war for talent.
... allows corporations to quickly assemble teams that have the right skills for specific projects.
Despite accelerating demand for coders, Toptal prides itself on almost Ivy League-level vetting.
Why Organizations Choose Toptal®
Toptal gave us access to the best designers out there, saving us a lot of time and allowing us to build the best possible product.
Thierry Jakicevic
General Manager, Digital Solutions
Bridgestone
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Toptal’s talent is really excellent. They are able to work through large business problems and code incredibly efficiently.
Emily Lemon
Senior Director
Cleveland Cavaliers
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The kind of people we looked for were hard to find. Toptal helped us achieve our goals by bringing high quality resources to bear on very short notice.
Elmar Platzer
Digital Transformation Leader
CSR
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