Senior Product designer

Job Location

Cairo

Deadline

October 30, 2021

Department

About the job

About Capiter


Capiter is a B2B marketplace that brings together FMCGs, Wholesalers and merchants to the same platform, enabling merchants to order their products through the e-commerce platform and receive credit on their purchases. As of today it’s serving 30k+ merchants and +150 FMCGs and wholesalers. The focus is to create value for merchants and improve their income through technological disruption.

We are a versatile team of close to 130+ problem solvers who love making the impossible possible. We strive for a diverse and entrepreneurial company culture with people who are curious and want to be the best at what they do.

We are backed by a top tier VC’s such as MSA, Shorooq Partners and Accion and some of the most successful entrepreneurs in the Middle East.


Job Description:

  • Own design problems end to end, from initial concept through shipping and beyond.

  • Build wireframes and prototypes to tackle difficult UX problems.

  • Obsess over the details.

  • Design systems to make simple, elegant experiences.

  • Work with product managers to define products (requirements, strategic functionality, bold bets), not just translate them into design execution.

  • Identify future opportunities, working as a thought partner to the product, engineering, ops, and more senior-level product designers.

  • Partner with our UX research team to better understand the needs of our customers, find opportunities and translate insights into product requirements and substantial action.

  • Collaborate with engineers to get the fit and finish the team’s design right.

  • Ship, measure and improve your designs based on quantitative and qualitative feedback.

  • Utilize Capiter design patterns while evolving the framework to tackle new use cases.

  • Brainstorm and iterate with your design colleagues to help raise the bar on Capiter experience.

Basic Qualifications

  • 5 + Years of experience leading product design, across several platforms

  • Experience with service design/systems thinking and integrating products/services across a platform

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to tackle complex design problems for global markets

  • A portfolio showing your high quality, thoughtful UI and UX work

  • Effective prototyping skills

  • A track record of shipping phenomenal design, and an understanding of what details matter at each stage of the release cycle

  • Extensive knowledge of mobile and desktop design patterns (and when to break them)

  • Be a collaborative teammate, ability to partner with different functions

What you can expect from us


 Salary in line with market benchmarks and stock options with potential of significant gains.

 Learn and work with the best entrepreneurs that will give you insights to all relevant aspects

of building a company.

 Work in a flat, modern organization with no bureaucracy where trust is the most important trait

 Explore and learn from new cultures that are most likely very different from what you’re used to.

 Work in a fast-paced company where time between decisions to action is minimal.

 The opportunity to build a b2b marketplace in retail space, a global business, meaningful network and experience.