UX/UI Designer
to join our software engineering team in Switzerland (Chiasso/Zug)
by Amelia Rubis | 27 November 2019

About Acasus

Acasus drives major reforms in health and education globally. In health, we contribute towards improving global immunization rates. To date, we have supported governments across Asia, Africa and South America to radically increase immunization coverage and improve access to basic healthcare facilities, prenatal and maternity clinics in remote areas. In education, our projects in South America and the Middle East have successfully provided access to basic education for millions of children.

Our software engineering and design team based in Switzerland develop tools that amplify the ability of our consultant teams around the world to create rapid system change on the ground. The dynamic design and development of specialized data gathering, analysis, and GIS tools are key in delivering results to improve health and education outcomes.

Office location (either of the following)

  • Outside Zurich: Postplatz, Zug, 6300, Switzerland

  • In Ticino: Chiasso, Switzerland

Role​ in Brief

User-focused design is at the heart of everything Acasus produces. You will work on projects that drive rapid improvements in public health and education using mobile applications, data-analysis, and consulting. You will work with our engineering and release management teams to create engaging, user-centric mobile and web applications. You will help define the way Acasus is portrayed and how we communicate with our co-workers, stakeholders, and users.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Work in a team to deliver ideas and simple designs

  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes

  • Create presentations to be presented to stakeholders and government officials

  • Take part in creative meetings

  • Follow established design principles in re-creating icons, illustrations or web-pages

Our ideal UX/UI Designer will demonstrate

  • Fluency in English

  • Portfolio with at least a few examples of work related to mobile and web applications, and simple design like icons, illustrations/or photo-manipulation

  • Analytics knowledge and data driven UX/UI

  • Knowledge of creating Design Systems for digital products

  • Knowledge of mockup apps like InVision

  • Understanding of User-Centered Design and UX principles

  • Satisfactory knowledge of Adobe suite (Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC, Adobe XD) and Sketch

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Ability to present ideas to stakeholders, and supervise developers work

  • Bonus skills

    • UI motion design

    • CSS / HTML

    • Experience in similar projects

The ​Reward

  • A competitive compensation package

  • High degrees of responsibility and autonomy

  • Opportunities to support world-changing reforms

Apply now
Joining the team

All submissions uploaded after this date will be kept on file for future opportunities to join the team but may not be considered for current openings.

Next Steps

Join us in advancing technology for global impact. Apply now!

Acasus is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and thrive on inclusive employment based on merit, qualifications and business needs.

Joining the team

All submissions uploaded after this date will be kept on file for future opportunities to join the team but may not be considered for current openings.

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