Living Goods User Experience Designer Jobs in Kenya

At Living Goods, we know the power of technology. Our staff and community health workers use a suite of IT assets and applications to teach mothers about infectious diseases, nutrition, hygiene and family planning, and provide critical access to treatment to pregnant women and children under five years.



We believe that a well-maintained technology platform is an increasingly powerful and positive disruptive force in enabling Living Goods to provide effective community health service and drive impact.


Conduct researches to understand our users' needs, configure our product to fit service delivery workflows within a particular health context.

Responsibilities


  • Perform investigations, design, implementation and maintenance of product modules and submodules for both new and existing products according to architecture, guidelines and good software engineering practices.
  • Support our project managers and partners in conducting high-quality design research as design is a shared core competency at Living Goods.
  • create design tools and templates to assist teammates be equipped to carry out design work.
    coach teammates through our design process before, during, and after project deployments.
    Conduct sessions directly with end users to design workflows.
  • conduct UX testing on the product features, implement prototypes and inform our product roadmap.
  • Take technical responsibility of overall project design by ensuring end-to-end ownership of all technical aspect
  • Drive open communication across disciplines.


    Qualifications


  • Bachelor degree in computer science or any related field.
  • 3 years of experience designing tools - Photoshop, Illustrator, SketchUp or 3 years working experience as a User Interface/User
  • Experience designer in user experience research and testing OR in a community-facing programs role, particularly in
    reaching vulnerable communities will be an added advantage.
  • Experience in using Sound knowledge of how to execute designs within an online environment (HTML, CSS, Javascript).
  • Experience with UI design principles and patterns.
  • Ability to quickly turn around rigorous wireframes and mockups quickly in a fast-paced, iterative environment.
  • Outstanding storytelling and presentation skills - Able to write User stories and presentation.
  • Has Experience in community-based field work with underserved populations or with ICT4D is strongly preferred.
  • Some understanding of health service provision/ public health systems/ community health.
  • Ability to concept and execute on brand identity, information architecture, and usability
  • Ability to produce high-end functional interface designs for responsive websites, landing pages, banners, and emails.
  • A portfolio of work that demonstrates skills and ability - provide a website link.


    Compensation

    A competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience including health insurance and bonus opportunity. The opportunity to be your best while making lives better for those in need.


    How to apply

    Interested candidates should apply online by 2nd August, 2018


    For more information and job application details, see; Living Goods User Experience Designer Jobs in Kenya


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