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UX/Product Designer

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Kiron Open Higher Education
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Berlin, Germany
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Published 21 days ago

How you can contribute to our mission:

  • You are part of a self-organising agile product team to design and help create exciting online learning experiences 
  • You identify user-experience and accessibility problems on our learning platform and discuss solutions with our product owner and engineers
  • You collaborate with our engineers to create, review and implement your design ideas and user flows
  • You plan, conduct and lead user testing sessions with Kiron’s students and customers
  • You translate qualitative and quantitative research into accessible and inclusive product design concepts
  • You communicate your vision clearly in the form of prototypes, wireframes, screen designs or with similar methods

What you need to make an impact:

  • You share our vision of free and democratic access to higher education for refugees and disadvantaged communities worldwide
  • You have at least 2 years of work experience in a similar role and have an agile mindset  to balance your fine sense of aesthetics with our short sprint cycles
  • You are enthusiastic about visual design for web and mobile applications 
  • You are design-opinionated but prioritise user value and user feedback over your own preferences
  • You have experience designing for difficult context (unstable connection, low bandwidth, non-english speaking users)
  • You coordinate your own projects, take ownership and are able to handle complex sets of features and collaborate with people and teams to arrive at optimal solutions
  • You have a strong knowledge in design tools like Sketch and understanding of HTML, Javascript, Figma and CSS and you are fluent in English

How you can contribute to our mission:

  • You are part of a self-organising agile product team to design and help create exciting online learning experiences 
  • You identify user-experience and accessibility problems on our learning…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Job Type
    Temporary
  • Start Date
    June 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    April 5, 2021

Benefits

How we will enable you to do your best work:

  • The chance to work independently in a dynamic, international, and interdisciplinary team of an innovative and fast-paced social startup
  • A competitive salary within the social sector
  • Flexible working hours, 30 vacation days & generous home office & remote working policy anywhere in the world, USC discount, Kiron pension scheme & Education leave

How we will enable you to do your best work:

  • The chance to work independently in a dynamic, international, and interdisciplinary team of an innovative and fast-paced social startup…

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in Germany
Associated Location
Herzbergstraße 82-84, Berlin 10365, DE

How to Apply

Ready to join our mission? Apply now!


Send your application via email with the subject “UX + your name” until the 5th April 2021 to:

Rohit Kakar

recruiting@kiron.ngo


The job does not fit your profile, but you want to know more about Kiron?

Visit www.kiron.ngo to learn more about our students and our mission.


We welcome applications from all under-represented communities and groups. As part of our commitment to diversity within our workforce, we are particularly keen to attract candidates from Black, Asian and other minority ethnic groups. 


We welcome applicants from lower-income backgrounds and can do our best to facilitate any financial assistance for interview expenses if required. We are also happy to discuss individual requirements relating to the application process and/or the demands of the role itself with candidates who have disabilities to ensure reasonable adjustments are confirmed in advance. Please contact hr@kiron.ngo if you would like to speak to someone in confidence about your needs.


Ready to join our mission? Apply now!


Send your application via email with the subject “UX + your name” until the 5th April 2021 to:

Rohit Kakar

recruiting@kiron.ngo


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