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Senior UI/UX Designer



Jeddah Saudi Arabia
Posted on Saturday, June 1, 2024
AlGooru is hunting for the next generation of Product talents!

We're looking for a Senior UI/UX Designer

🪄 A Bit About Us

AlGooru is a Saudi-based learning platform that offers 1-on-1 private tutoring services in a variety of academic and recreational subjects. It is the first licensed private tutoring platform in Saudi Arabia, approved by the National e-Learning Center (NELC). AlGooru provides tailored educational support to students, and it's backed by several renowned investors including Constructor Capital, Techstars, Plug & Play, Raz Group, RZM Investment, and prestigious institutions like KAUST, Hub71, and MiSK.

Fun Fact: AlGooru originally derives from "Guru", a Sanskrit* term for a "mentor, guide, expert, or master" of certain knowledge or field. 🥇

🎯 Main Responsibilities

  • Focusing on user-centered designs to meet user needs
  • Improving product usability for an enhanced user experience
  • Ensuring design consistency across all our platforms
  • Innovating by staying updated with design trends
  • Balancing between positive user experience and business KPIs

👣 A day in your life

  • Maintain and refresh design guidelines and systems consistently
  • Ensure brand uniformity across digital products
  • Develop interactive prototypes showcasing user experiences
  • Gather feedback from stakeholders using shared prototypes
  • Create interfaces compatible with various devices and screen sizes
  • Integrate input from stakeholders, users, and team members into design improvements
  • Document design choices, reasoning, and guidelines for the team
  • Stay updated on the latest UI/UX design trends, tools, and technologies
  • Define user interactions, transitions, and animations effectively
  • Conduct user interviews, surveys, and usability tests
  • Analyze user feedback and data to guide design decisions


You're the Senior UI/UX Designer we're looking for if you have:

  • 4-5 years of proven experience as a UI/UX Designer
  • Deep understanding and empathy for end-users needs
  • Skillful in creating and applying client personas in design processes
  • Proficient in various user research techniques, including interviews, surveys, and usability testing
  • Track record in developing and managing design systems for consistent cross-platform experiences
  • Outstanding presentation abilities to communicate design concepts and reasoning effectively
  • Driven to achieve exceptional UI/UX outcomes
  • Strong multitasking skills, meeting tight deadlines
  • Passionate about fostering creativity
  • Great team player, works well in team settings
  • Capability to offer mentorship and guidance to junior designers

⌛ Our application process

  • Screening & Intro Call (5-10 mins)
  • Chemistry meeting (15-30 minutes)
  • Technical interview (30-60 minutes)
  • Technical assessment
  • Vision-fit interview (60-90 minutes)
  • Offer extended to successful applicants


🎁 Role benefits

  • Work from Anywhere
  • No clocking in/out
  • Enjoy unlimited PTOs
  • ESOP Shares
  • Free Hardware & Software
  • Monthly Pizza Fridays & more
  • Learn and expense on us!
  • AlGooru Library
  • 0% Interest Talent Loans
  • Quarterly Reward System
  • Vibrant Startup Culture
  • Fast Promotions (like really fast)
  • Travel for company events and get reimbursed
  • Coaching & Entrepreneurial Bytes

🎲 How To Gain Extra Gooru Points

  • Demonstrate your entrepreneurial, hustling, and energetic spirit
  • Prove your ability to take full ownership of your role without the need to be micromanaged
  • Conduct proper research about AlGooru prior to your interviews with us, we love people who already know about us
  • Be extra organized... like extra..