To catalyze the Kenyan tech community’s growth.


Experience Designer1

  • Company: *iHub_ Research
  • Deadline: Friday 27th April 2012
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

As Experience Designer, you’ll help to grow the UX culture at the iHub. We seek a talented, energized and motivated professional to support our organization.

Duties will include:

  • Guide the developer groups in Design Thinking
  • Facilitating user experience during various events
  • Mentoring
  • Conversation starters
  • Dialogue facilitation
  • Community engagement

Required skills/qualifications: 

  • Experience in Ethnography, R&D, community management, Design Thinking, UX, or Usability Testing
  • Passion to teach and pass on skills to others 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Initiative to work in a fast-paced start-up environment
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills
  • Degree in relevant field  (e.g. Communications, Design, Computer Science, Computer Graphics)
  • Fluent written and spoken English
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Kenyan citizen preferred


At least 10 hours/week from end-April 2012 to July 2012, with possible extension

How to apply

Please send your resumé and cover letter to stating your favorite design thinking or UX book and relevant qualifications for this position. Do not apply if you do not meet the minimum requirements above.