Company: 54gene

54gene was founded in 2019 by Dr. Abasi Ene-Obong to address the significant gap in the global genomics market: Nearly 90% of genetic material used in pharmaceutical research is caucasian. Only 2% is African, despite the fact that Africans and people of African ancestry are more genetically diverse than all other world populations combined.

Department: Engineering
Reports to: VP, Engineering
Industry: Biotechnology

Job Description

We are seeking a creative and analytical UI/UX Designer to join our team
To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and wireframe tools.
Ultimately, You will also create both functional and appealing features that address our clients’ needs and help us grow our customer base.

Roles and Responsibilities

Investigating user experience design requirements for our suite of digital assets.
Developing and conceptualizing a comprehensive UI/UX design strategy for our brand.
Producing high quality UX design solutions through wireframes, visual and graphic designs, flow diagrams, storyboards, site maps, and prototypes.
Designing UI elements and tools such as navigation menus, search boxes, tabs, and widgets for our digital assets.
Testing UI elements such as CTAs, banners, page layouts, page designs, page flows, and target links for landing pages.
Collaborating with the marketing team, and internal and external designers to ensure the creation and delivery of tailored experiences for the digital user.
Providing advice and guidance on the implementation of UX research methodologies and testing activities in order to analyze and predict user behavior.
Adhering to style standards on typography and graphic design.
Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness).

Education & Certifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering is preferred but not required.


A minimum of 4 years UI/UX design experience for digital products or services.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

A portfolio of professional UI/UX design work for both web and mobile platforms
Working knowledge of the following technologies and software: Sketch, InVision, Visio, HTML, CSS (SCSS), iOS, Android, Design Systems and Adobe Creative Suite
A team player but can work independently too
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks.


Authorization to work in Nigeria
Occasional domestic and international travel may be required.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to 54gene on to apply

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