Full-Time Remote Salary: 70.000€ - 85.000€

If you’re interested in this position, please apply here: https://hala.link/job-product-designer-apply-mind-the-product

Hala Systems, Inc. is a social enterprise working to transform the nature of protection and accountability in the world’s toughest places by democratizing advanced defense, sensing, and artificial intelligence technology. Hala is currently saving lives, reducing trauma, and improving resilience for millions of people.

Our team works across the globe and hails from over 15 countries. We speak over 20 languages and have studied and worked in leading educational, business, research, and government institutions. We are mission-driven thinkers, and we share a deep respect for each other and for the communities that partner with us.

We believe in innovation with purpose, focusing on developing real and applicable technology solutions to the challenges facing the planet. We believe in working ethically and collaboratively and making decisions with transparency. We value flexibility, adaptability, and a good sense of humor.

To achieve our ambitious goals, we’re looking for an experienced Product Designer to lead design efforts for our portfolio of products that support the needs of Emergency Responders. You’ll use your broad skill set to work on innovative product solutions, from early-stage idea generation to detailed design of service features in a digital product. As one of two Product Designers at Hala Systems, you will be joining a small but empowered team that is foundational to our future as a product-led organization.

This is a local, remote position open to candidates based in Europe, with a yearly gross salary range of €70.000 – €85.000. Applications will be accepted until the end of July.

We’ll trust you to: 
These are the responsibilities of the position

  • Ideate, craft and iterate on experiences for both new and existing product offerings across the Emergency Response portfolio in partnership with our users, product managers, and engineers.
  • Rapidly produce multiple concepts and prototypes, understanding when deeper exploration is warranted and when it is best to change paths and try another approach.
  • Define, craft, and evolve designs within visual systems and/or standards.
  • Design end-to-end flows and experiences that are simple and elegant.

Who you are:

  • Proven Product Design skills using a range of methods and techniques from discovery through to delivers.
  • Strong collaboration skills, knowing how to contribute, influence, and find common ground.
  • Natural curiosity, a desire to understand the people who use Hala’s products.

We’d love to see:
These are the technical skills and qualifications

  • 4+ years of professional experience building and shipping applications or software at the level of whole features/products that encompass an end-to-end experience across a variety of platforms.
  • Visual design skills with proficiency in typography, desktop/mobile UI, color, layout, iconography, and aesthetic sense and how these elements impact product function.
  • Proficiency with contemporary design and prototyping tools and methods to demonstrate how a particular flow or interaction will work.
  • Experience collaborating in cross-functional teams as the design lead.
  • Affinity with Hala’s mission, and a passion for creating products that meet people’s functional and emotional needs.
  • Business level ability in English.
  • Working fluency in spoken Arabic is a strong plus.
  • A university degree in Interaction Design, Visual Communications, Human-Computer Interaction, or a related design or behavioral science discipline is a strong plus.
  • Experience working in a variety of organizations (start-up, corporate, agency/consultancy) is a strong plus.

What Hala offers you:

  • Life-saving social impact.
  • Competitive salaries.
  • Unlimited vacation policy and flexible holidays so you can take time off when you need it. All staff takes a minimum of 22 days off plus holidays, including a mandatory 2-week vacation.
  • Comprehensive, worldwide healthcare, dental and vision insurance for you and your family at no cost to you.
  • Paid parental leave.
  • Flexible working policy, including the ability to work from home.
  • Computer and other office equipment to help you get your job done.
  • Relocation assistance for you, your family, and your pets for eligible positions.
  • A diverse, international community of dedicated, hardworking team players committed to interdisciplinary collaboration and thriving workplace culture.
  • Opportunities for international travel, including to program locations and satellite offices.

If there’s something important to you that isn’t on this list, please ask!

What happens next:

We will review applications and reach out to candidates advancing to the interview stage by the beginning of July. You should expect a phone screen, followed by several interviews with team members and the supervisor for this role, concluding with the opportunity to speak with both of our co-founders.

You will receive a confirmation that your application was received, and you’ll also hear back from us whether you’re selected for an interview or not. Please note that we are unable to offer individualized feedback before the first interview round due to the volume of applications we receive.

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