Senior UX / UI Designer at Umba Nigeria

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Senior UX / UI Designer

Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Job type: Full Time
Career Level: Experienced

Job Description

  • As a UX / UI Designer, you’ll redefine digital banking experiences that we can give to our customers! You’ll get to define exactly what it is, how it works, how it feels, and how it looks.
  • You’ll be creating delightful essential financial services and tools that emphasize convenience & accessibility. We will be looking to you to help bring more context of the Nigerian market and common UX/UI practices to our team.

Your core responsibilities include:

  • Abstracting away the complexities of financial services through iterative design and testing
  • Pushing our brand and UI style forward while maintaining our design system
  • Making data-driven product decisions alongside the founders
  • Crafting engaging messaging across our product, landing page, and marketing
  • Optimizing existing UX designs to hit key performance metrics
  • Collaborate with the design team in and out of review sessions
  • Enable the growth team across a variety of initiatives
  • Bring the context of Nigerian design patterns to design reviews
  • Challenge assumptions we have about our users and the market.

Skills and Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience of UX/UI design across digital platforms like web and mobile
  • A strong understanding of visual design, typography, grid systems, and color theory
  • You are in touch with current design methodologies and trends
  • The ability to cross communicate across both Product & Engineering and with users
  • You’re comfortable working in an early stage team and can navigate low-information environments
  • Ability to work closely with engineers to ensure your work is implemented perfectly
  • You’re comfortable using Figma as the primary design tool
  • A strong portfolio showcasing your problem-solving skills and high design caliber; you MUST provide a link to your portfolio with an explanation of your creative process on each design (and password if applicable) to be considered for this role.

Bonus points for:

  • Skills in 3D, Illustration, or Animation.
  • Experience working to hit KPI’s through design changes
  • Track record of projects completed on time – you are a self-starter & an executor, who is results-oriented.
  • You’re fun to work with! We are a very diverse and friendly team that prioritizes building relationships and unlocking everyone’s full potential.

Application Deadline
Not Specified.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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