One Acre Fund UX Designer Jobs in Rwanda

One Acre Fund UX Designer Jobs in Rwanda


About One Acre Fund

  • Founded in 2006, One Acre Fund supplies 1 million smallholder farmers with the agricultural services they need to make their farms vastly more productive. Our 8,000+ team is drawn from diverse backgrounds and professions. With operations across six core countries in Africa, we make farmers more prosperous by providing quality farm supplies on credit, delivered within walking distance of farmers’ homes, and agricultural training to improve harvests. On average, the farmers we serve harvest 50 percent more food after working with One Acre Fund.

  • To learn more about our work, take a look at our Why Work Here blog for more information.

    About the Role

  • As a UX / UI designer at One Acre Fund, you will design technology that expands farmers' access to life-changing agricultural products and services. One Acre Fund is developing new apps to connect farmers in rural areas to quality farm products, training, and markets for their crops.

  • You will design a seamless user experience across platforms -- from USSD to tablets to smartphone apps -- that is intuitive for users from all backgrounds and levels of digital literacy.

    Responsibilities

  • Work with Product Managers and product teams to translate user data, user research and user insights into coherent, well-thought out user journeys and design

  • Lead One Acre Fund's User Experience (UX) design approach and strategy as we expand into more digital solutions for farmers

  • Design the user flow, user interface, and user experience for our web and
    mobile solutions

  • Translate user needs into application flows, wireframes, mockups and prototypes that are intuitive and smooth

  • Support the development team in implementing organization brand standards across their work

  • Promote a culture of user-centered design, especially in the context of our applications targeting users with low digital literacy

  • Conduct user tests and experiment with A/B testing campaigns

    Career Growth and Development

  • We have a strong culture of constant learning and we invest in developing our people. You’ll have weekly check-ins with your manager, access to mentorship and training programs, and regular feedback on your performance. We hold career reviews every six months, and set aside time to discuss your aspirations and career goals. You’ll have the opportunity to shape a growing organization and build a rewarding long-term career.

    Qualifications

  • Across all roles, these are the general qualifications we look for. For this role specifically, you will have:

  • 3+ years of demonstrated experience in User Experience design in digital.

  • Proficient in with mockup / prototyping tools; familiarity with Figma preferred.

  • Proficiency in modern, responsive HTML/CSS (flexbox, variables, animation) and a CSS preprocessor (less or sass) will be an added advantage.

  • Proficiency in at least one major CSS framework - familiarity with Material-UI preferred

  • Graphic design skills and proficiency in Adobe suite design products, including InDesign and Illustrator.

  • Experience working in Agile project settings, ideally with an understanding of other project management methodologies including Waterfall and Kanban.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; One Acre Fund UX Designer Jobs in Rwanda

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