Posted on Wednesday, July 27, 2022
Yassir is the leading super App for on demand, ride-hailing, last-mile delivery, payment services and more, set to change the way daily services are provided. It currently operates in 45 cities across multiple countries. It has raised $150 million in Series B funding, five times what it raised in its previous priced round last November with world class investors such as BOND and Y Combinator, which is the precursor of the likes of Airbnb, Stripe, Dropbox, Doordash, among others.
We’re not just about serving people - we’re about creating a marketplace to bring people what they need while infusing social values.
ABOUT THE ROLE
We are looking for an experienced product designer to contribute to the effort in revamping our last-mile delivery service. At Yassir, we put our users first. So we need Product Designers who are continuously adapting and excited to work on products that make the life of our people easier by the day. In this role, you will work cross-functionally to design and guide products from conception to launch by connecting the technical and business worlds and designing the product workflow from beginning to end.
About your role as Product Designer:
- Be responsible for creating end-to-end experiences, from start to finish.
- Partner up with Product Managers to define design solutions.
- Create and deliver high-quality user interfaces that help improve the overall design language of our products.
- Have a 360º view of the area you're working on and the business in general.
- Collaborate, assist and review junior designers.
- Lead and participate in brainstorming sessions.
- Present design projects to stakeholders and gather feedback.
- Develop exhaustive design handoffs, and follow design implementations with developers.
- Conduct design and usability tests.
- Actively build and maintain internal design system.
- Suggest improvements that contribute to the overall direction of our products and strategy.
- Participate in shaping the design culture at YASSIR.
- Help maintain and improve the internal design process.
About your experience
- 4+ years experience designing digital experiences, in a professional environment.
- Portfolio showcasing your work and great visual skills and attention to detail.
- Experience designing for iOS, Android, and Web.
- Ability to dissect and simplify complex problems.
- High understanding of iOS and Android design language and system behavior and platform standards in general.
- Advanced design tools mastery, such as Sketch or Figma.
- High proficiency in producing high-fidelity prototypes using tools such as Principle, ProtoPie, or Origami... etc.
- Complete mastery of design principles.
- Strong knowledge of product development process.
- Always up to date with design industry news and best practices.
- Large knowledge of design patterns.
- Great written and verbal communication skills.
- Team player, you enjoy working in teams and sharing your experience and knowledge with others.
- Ability and willingness to learn and develop strong design leadership skills.
- Experience working and building Design Systems.
- A computer science graduate, relevant degree, or equivalent.
- Experience in a rapidly growing company in the food delivery or on-demand service space is a plus
Why you should join Yassir
- 😎 You will be part of one of the first Algerian startups to go through the Y Combinator program and one of the fastest-growing tech companies in North Africa. We are current in +30 cities (Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Senegal, France and Germany)
- 💸 Attractive salary and you even get a stake in the company
- 🚉 Subsidized public transit pass
- 🤙🏽Have a lasting impact on our company's culture
- 🚀 Perfect timing with renowned investors to build something great
- 📈 Extremely steep learning curve with own responsibility and intensive guidance
- 💯 Make a real impact on the world by helping us bring affordable financial and on-demand services to millions of Africans
Do you want to become part of our first-class team? You should definitely send us your application. 🚀