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ALX Platform UX/UI Designer


Remote Working

1 month ago

Job Description

The mission of the UX Designer job is defining and bringing to life the full user journey and the arc of experience that a user will go through over 6-12 months. The goals of the UX Designer job are to define the full end-to-end user journey map including the emotional experience arc, create meaningful interactions & touch-points with the product team, translate the journey map into the specific features to be developed and to contribute in building our design system while creating everything from design flows to prototypes to production ready designs. Some of the main activities of this role will be: To unearth user insights and work with the team to translate them into the product experience To build and test prototypes To design interaction flows and interfaces

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. ou have a portfolio that showcases your design process as well as specific examples of great mobile experiences you have designed
  2. You have experience in a rapid growth environment and enjoy the scope of opportunity involved in taking thing from idea to reality
  3. You have previous experience designing products for the 18-25 year old customer segment, particularly in the African context
  4. You ask what could be possible, rather than what has worked in the past
  5. Iterative mindset: You rigorously use data to identify opportunities for refinement and improvement
  6. Human centered design: You have comfort and fluency with the entire human centered design paradigm and toolkit, including need-finding, concept development, and rapid prototyping & experimentation
  7. You have deep expertise in using either Figma or Sketch to create high fidelity interface designs (we use Figma, but we find experience in Sketch translates well)
  8. You are familiar with mobile first design but capability to design for cross platform applications
  9. You can work in an empowered cross-functional team

Education + Experience