Senior product designer (UX/UI)

FairMoney is hiring!


FairMoney is building the leading mobile bank for emerging markets.

They started with a digital microcredit application on Android, and currently roll out additional financial services (current account, savings, debit card) while expanding the product to Western Africa and South-East Asia.

So far they disbursed close to 500,000 microloans and give more than 5000 loans daily. They are backed by top notch US/EU investors and have raised 15m EUR + Venture Capital supporting our stellar growth.

They are a team of 45 between Paris and Lagos in Engineering (Android, Data, Backend), Product, Marketing, Customer Service and Operations.

Job Description

  • Work closely with the user research team to turn ideas into valuable product designs for our app designed 1 million+ times
  • Design incredibly simple/neat design flows & lead the design process, from mockups, user flows, prototypes to final designs.
  • Contribute to high-level strategic decisions with the product team (Product team in Nigeria/France, and User Research team in Nigeria)
  • Collaborate with the front-end technical team to integrate your designs

Preferred Experience

  • 3-5 years of experience in designing world-class complex commercial apps
  • Strong design skills across iOS, Android and web platforms
  • Ability to think of high level items (product strategy) and micro-level items (design details)
  • Experience working closely with engineers and software cultures in agile approach
  • Ability to own the entire design process
  • Strong skills in typography and grids
  • Must have a portfolio featuring examples of product design work
  • Expertise in emerging markets is a plus

Recruitment Process

1- 45/60-minute Skype interview with FairMoney cofounder
2- Case study around design
3- 2nd interview to debrief the case study
4- 3rd interview - Fit with a second cofounder

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 16 December 2019
  • Location: Paris, France (75010)
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 3 years
  • Possible partial remote