Savics is a Social Enterprise that leverages existing technologies and field knowledge to co-create and implement innovative products to enhance stakeholders’ impact on individualized patient care, disease surveillance, and healthcare management at the global and local levels.
We partner with health stakeholders to build simple, customizable, and patient-centric applications that gather field data and provide valuable insights for informed decision-making.
We have developed a suite of highly innovative mobile and web applications that support health systems, with the aim of strengthening and improving health outcomes for low and middle-income populations.
In 5 years’ time, we have deployed our products across fifteen countries; mostly in Africa and South-East Asia.
This position is only open to candidates based in Africa. It is subject to project approval and has an expected start date at the beginning of Q4.
We are looking for a UI/UX Designer to turn our software into adapted and easy-to-use solutions dedicated to health centers.
UI/UX Designer responsibilities include gathering user requirements, designing graphic elements, and building navigation components. To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and wireframe tools.
If you have a portfolio of professional design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications, we would like to collaborate with you.
Ultimately, you will create both functional and appealing features that address our clients’ needs and help us reach our 2040 vision.
Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and the IT team
Design graphic user interfaces and their elements
Build page navigation buttons and search fields
Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and what they look like
Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches, and tables)
Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors, and images
Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
Collaborate with Dev Team members using Bitbucket, Planner, and Jira
Required profile for job ad : UX/UI DesignerRequirements
Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in design, computer science, or equivalent experience
Knowledge of wireframe tools (e.g. Wireframe.cc and InVision)
Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
Proven software frontend development experience in desktop, web, and mobile
Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies
Solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle
Speak English. French is a plus
Comfortable traveling 25% of the time
A permanent internet connection (Savics will support your monthly fees)
Why work at Savics?
You will work in a fast-moving self-managed environment
You will be a valuable actor in the development lifecycle of our eHealth solutions
We share a common passion
We strongly believe that our actions shape the future
We have a work culture where team members are independent and encouraged to evolve daily in a supportive environment
We learn new things daily
We love what we do and love to be the best
You have empathy towards employee, customer and end-user needs
You are a creative problem solver
You have good time-management skills
You are great at collaborating with cross-functional teams
You have good listening skills
You work in an independent, proactive, and transparent manner
You hold strong work ethics and humanist values
At Savics, you will work in an environment where humanist values are nurtured. You will be independent, responsible for finding solutions to local and global problems. We are all happy to be part of the team and learn from each other. Our goal is to make a significant impact on global health with appropriate technologies.
As we are working towards gender parity at Savics, women are strongly encouraged to apply.
Job criteria for job ad : UX/UI Designer
Job category :
IT, new technologies
R&D, project management
Health, pharmacy, hospitals, medical equipment
IT, software engineering, Internet
Research and development
Employment type :
Ashanti – Brong Ahafo – Central – Eastern – Greater Accra – Northern – Upper East – Upper West – Volta – Western – International