UI Designer

Job description

Are you ready for a positive and life defining P&P challenge?

‘Empowering people to live their passions’

Our purposeful mission: reimagine Communities of Passion and propel them into Self- Perpetuating Economies.

Personally & Professionally, all of us at AAQUA will ensure that Aaqua (the proposition) will be a vibrant and fluid mix of ever-evolving Passion Communities where we focus on inclusiveness, authenticity and creativity, whilst always ON, keeping it real.

We naturally respect and embrace cross- cultural diversity and encourage reimagining experiences by out- of- the- box thinking, striving to make the impossible very much possible.

We enable our people to contribute to Aaqua’s purpose by bringing their own passion to our workplace community, collaborating with a team of like-minded people from all walks of life who love what they do.

Your Community

You will be a member of the Aaqua Tech team, working closely with the Chief Proposition Officer, the other leaders and the different engineering teams.

Your Purpose

Just like everybody else in the company, your purpose is to deliver a great platform for our members. As a UI Designer, you do that by crafting pixel-perfect interfaces and components. Your passion and enthusiasm about designing our platform will be a beacon for the entire team. You know that speaking developers language is the key to bring life to a Design system . With your qualities you can excel in different design domains, but your strengths lie in the UI phase, after the early concept stage.

Your Focus

You are passionate about designing clean and accessible user interfaces and are always looking on how to improve the Design system. You believe a good design can take a good product to the next level. You will work with a team of engineers who will turn your designs into working applications. You will support UX Designers during the features design phase. You are capable of creating designs that are robust against dynamic data.
  • Your main objective will be to create, document and maintain the Design system of our mobile and web Social Media applications.
  • You will support and coach other designers on UI guidelines and accessibility.
  • You will communicate the design guidelines to the engineers.
  • You will support the Research team by building testable prototypes.
  • You will work across most projects at Aaqua.
  • You will work in a highly collaborative fashion with the other designers and engineers to deliver the best solution.

Your Knowledge

  • You are an expert in UI Design, and skilled in more disciplines across product design (Visual Design, Interaction design, Accessibility).
  • You are efficient and quick in coming up with mock designs/wireframes for rapid prototyping.
  • You are skilled in explaining your work, process, decisions, and crave feedback to help you produce your best work.
  • You’re familiar with Figma’s (or Sketch) libraries and you know how to build a scalable Design system (auto layout, variants,…).
  • You have a proven record of high-quality apps & web design and a portfolio to back that up.
  • You have experience designing for large audiences.
  • You have experience creating and maintaining Design System(s) for a design team in Figma or Sketch.
  • You are fluent in English.
    • Bonus: Experience with Abstract or other versioning system

Your Qualities

Your qualities are seen, heard and observed every day through your words, actions and behaviours. They are a key part of our DNA.

We seek our team members to be :


Your Attitude

Your attitude is a big part of what you bring to Aaqua. It contributes hugely to our culture, which is why cultural fit is something we take very seriously when we bring on new team members.

We expect everyone to play their part in :

Putting Members First
Building an Inclusive Community
Delivering the Unexpected
Be Always Evolving, and
Keeping it Real

Why work for us

At Aaqua we are committed to real economic value distribution and this extends to our people. Aaqua is creating a work culture that caters to all your YOU's. Our total rewards package is highly attractive, with generous compensation, options programs, comprehensive medical coverage and workplace flexibility.

Developing our people is a given and the exposure you will get at Aaqua will see you always evolving, creating opportunities for rapid career advancement. By putting our "members first" (that includes YOU), you will deliver the unexpected every day. Aaqua's agile focus drives collaboration, ideation and allows you to be your true self, empowers our people and delivers a passionate and fun team.

Aaqua is a diverse and inclusive culture. We want our people to be reflective of our members and commit to a non-discriminatory culture that does not judge by; age, gender, sexual orientation and gender reassignment, race and colour, disability, religion and beliefs, pregnancy and family responsibilities, education level and all of your YOU's.

Aaqua is the place for all YOUR YOUS.

Feel like YOU are a fit for this opportunity?

If so, please send your interest to join@aaqua.live

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