UX/UI Curriculum Engineer

Job Title: UX/UI Curriculum Engineer

Department/Team: Kenya Team

Type of Contract: Full time

Job Location: Nairobi, Kenya (role includes some travel within and outside Kenya)

About Moringa School

Moringa School is transforming higher education in Africa, starting with software development. In our current program, we transform ambitious amateurs to coding professionals.

We are a premier advanced immersive program, training exceptional full-stack and mobile Software Engineers. Moringa School is currently expanding rapidly into other courses and geographies across Africa and is looking for top talent to accelerate our growth.

Moringa School was named one of the 'Top 10 Most Innovative Companies' in 2018 by Fast Company.


Our Mission

Moringa School's mission is twofold:

  • To empower people &
  • To transform education through rapid-iteration teaching.

Our Culture

Employees enjoy a fun, collegial startup environment, you will be surrounded by talented, friendly, brilliant, & mission-driven professionals who work hard to provide the best student experience of its kind in the world.

We are committed to employee health & wellness- we truly believe that you need to take care of yourself first. We understand the value in remote working & support it as needed.


Why We Are Hiring For This Role

Moringa School is a growth stage start-up. We are constantly iterating our model, our product offering & our target market. For instance, we are consistently launching new courses in existing markets. Our Learning, Classroom & Curriculum teams are expanding as we design new curriculum material & expand our student base.

Another example could be that we are testing our model in new geographies (from Ghana, West Africa to Pakistan, East Asia to Rwanda, East Africa). To this end, our marketing, growth & infrastructure teams are expanding to pilot these models.

In a nutshell, Moringa is growing in all capacities. More specifically, we are consistently looking for new talent to join our team. The Outcomes Lead will be leading the end to end graduate recruitment process and acquisition of hiring partners for each of our verticals. Your work will be impactful both internally & externally.

In a nutshell, Moringa is growing in all capacities. More specifically, we are consistently looking for new talent to join our team. The Senior Admissions Manager will come in to optimise our current processes and aid in automation to help us scale as we double our student intake in the coming year as well as introduce new verticals.


Responsibilities

Content Development

  • Create and curate content to help students meet learning objectives
  • Using Moringa course creation systems, define course objectives and design assessments that capture what it means for students to be successful

Course Review *Proactively give and receive feedback, and be receptive to iteration in order to produce high-quality courses

Research

  • Conduct research on the job market to ensure that students learn relevant material

Team work

  • Work with the Learning Team, Classroom Team, and students to create high-quality learning experiences

Audience Awareness

  • Internalize the student experience, curriculum style guide, content creation process, learning theories, and frameworks of content creation at Moringa
  • Adapting to different audiences for content, ranging from new students to seasoned industry professionals
  • Create content that is easily accessible by students (e.g. understanding student background and context, writing style, etc.)
  • Internalize the student experience, curriculum style guide, content creation process, learning theories, and frameworks of content creation at Moringa


Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Design, Computer Science or any other related technical field
  • 3+ years industry experience as a UX/UI Designer
  • Possesses a portfolio of design projects
  • Up to date knowledge of design software
  • Blog or written technical documentation a plus
  • Appreciation of learning in a blended learning environment
  • Experience imparting knowledge
  • Experience working in an Agile work environment


Values Alignment: The Moringa Way (HERO)

  • Have humility (because we believe those who are humble have the greatest capacity to learn, grow and build epic solutions, bringing about change over time)
  • Celebrate excellence (because we all strive for greatness and our ability to learn and grow isn’t just bound to time)
  • Be revolutionary (because if we are going to leave our mark on this world, we need to be different and think different)
  • Stay open (because choosing honesty over fear is a better way to live)


Career Growth & Development

We do not believe that an organization can grow without the growth & development of its staff. At Moringa, we are consistently building systems to invest in the growth of our employees. We are deeply invested in offering career growth within Moringa, provide actionable feedback through “weekly check-ins” & thorough career reviews. We will work together with you to craft roles that both support the needs of the organization and that you can be passionate about.


How Can You Apply?

  • You will need to email the following to Recruitment at joinus[at]moringaschool.com
  • Your CV
  • A cover letter (answering 3 questions, why Moringa, why this position, why you)
  • Subject Line: Application for insert "role name", insert "full name"