Senior Product Designer Lagos

FairMoney is hiring!

About

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

You will be working as our Senior Product Designer in our product team made of 4 people: our CPO Nicolas (Founder) , Sid & Xiaoyu (Business Analytics-FR) , Damien (Product Manager) and Nkem (User Research Manager-NG). You will be based in Nigeria, at our office in Lagos.

Your mission will be to build a neat and simple product design to enable our users in emerging markets to access digital financial services smoothly. From the high-level design strategy to micro-details, you will bring design to the heart of the product development journey to build memorable products for our customers.

We are waiting for you to :

  • Work closely with the user research team to turn ideas into valuable product designs for our app already downloaded 1 million+ times;
  • Design incredibly simple/neat design flows & lead the design process, from mockups, user flows, prototypes to final designs for mobile products;
  • Integrate those designs with the front-end team in a structured tech/product environment;
  • follow analytics for achieving desired results.

Preferred Experience

  • You must have a solid track record of achievement (academic, professional, and/or sport);
  • You have 4-7 years of experience in product design or as a UI/UX designer in a fast-growing B2C tech startup company. Working in FinTech and on emerging markets is a plus;
  • You must have good knowledge of mobile design via Figma, Sketch;
  • You must have an entrepreneurial mindset and commitment to get hands dirty at all times;
  • You must be a problem solver with a data-driven and KPI-oriented approach to maximize the efficiency of all the operations;
  • You must be curious in nature.

Recruitment Process

  • Phone screening of 30 minutes with Titi - our Talent Manager
  • Screening with our HR & Technical Recruiter based in NG - Titi,
  • Technical Test
  • Virtual video interview with Nicolas, our CPO;
  • Last call with Julian, our country manager in NG.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Lagos, Nigeria ()
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience: > 3 years