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Product Designer



Product, Design
Posted on Wednesday, November 22, 2023

Product Designer

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About Revio

Revio connects merchants to consumers to power the next generation of inclusive commerce. We are on a mission to become the go-to payment orchestration and revenue optimization platform for global and local enterprises operating in Africa.
Through a single API, Revio localizes merchants’ payment stacks, reduces payment failures, and automatically engages customers throughout the payment journey, to increase conversion, success rates, and retention. We currently serve some of Africa's largest brands in the insurance, banking, telco, retail, and BPO sectors, including Old Mutual, Standard Bank, MTN, and Innovation Group.
We're backed by A+ global investors, including QED Investors, Partech, and SpeedInvest, bolstering our team with industry legends that will help us build a successful multinational company.
Our team join us to make a difference. We’re a team of makers, excited by the opportunity to build a business, not just work for one.
All of our positions are remote, with hybrid options available. You do not have to relocate to join us! We encourage folks from all ethnic groups, genders, sexuality, age and abilities to apply. If this job description resonates with you, we want to hear from you.

Your focus

Revio's Payment Orchestration platform makes it possible for merchants to accept payments across Africa with multiple localized payment methods, and intelligent workflows to increase payment success rates.
This role is primarily responsible for the creation and development of innovative software products that meet user needs, align with company objects, and elevate the user experience.
You will work closely with the Product team to stay up-to-date with product knowledge and gain insight into product and user experience requirements.
You will also work closely with Engineers responsible for developing our user interfaces to plan, design, deliver, and enhance compelling solutions that drive business growth.

The role

Develop and own the Revio visual identity and brand standards to excite and delight our merchants
Develop high-quality visual designs, including icons, graphics, and animations, ensuring consistency with brand guidelines and visual identity.
Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including product managers and engineers, to ensure designs are feasible and align with project goals and timelines.
Build interactive prototypes to test and validate design concepts, gather user feedback, and refine designs accordingly.
Create intuitive and engaging user interfaces that optimize user interactions and align with best practices in usability and accessibility.
Plan and conduct usability testing sessions to gather feedback on prototypes and iterate on designs based on user insights.
Conduct user research to understand user needs, pain points, and behaviors. Translate insights into design concepts that prioritize user satisfaction and usability.
Create design specifications and documentation that clearly communicate design decisions, patterns, and guidelines for development teams.

Who you are

A dynamic self-starter and product design expert who wants to build a business, not just work for one. You’ll have at least:
3+ years of experience working as a graphic or motion designer, user interface designer, or user experience researcher in the software industry, ideally in a fintech startup environment
A portfolio showcasing your design process and projects, experience with Figma and Storybook is strongly preferred
A customer-centric mindset with a deep understanding of user behavior and the ability to translate customer needs and feedback into product improvements
Proficiency in interaction design, information architecture, and usability testing to develop a relevant, coherent, convenient, and compelling user experience
Attention to detail and a passion for creating and iterating on exceptional user experiences that are intuitive and efficient
Ability to collaborate with an Agile cross-functional team of product, engineering, and other stakeholders to deliver high-quality software products on time and within budget.
Drive to stay up-to-date with industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in user-centered design and product development.


Remote / hybrid, flexible working structure
Be part of a world class team with exciting growth opportunities
25 days paid leave
Sponsored learning opportunities up to the value of $1,000 per year
Contribution to medical aid / expenses
Equity participation based on tenure
Interested? Apply now at https://reviopay.bamboohr.com/careers/28