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|Post Title:||UI Designer|
|Post Status:||from 6 -12 months|
|Apply:||Send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Salary Scale:||Up to level 2 point 1 on the IUA SALARY SCALE|
|Closing Date:||Noon, 16th February 2022|
ALPACA is a dynamic, game-based, digital screening and monitoring tool designed to identify reading difficulties at a young age faster and more accurately than current paper-based assessments. ALPACA allows young children to self-administer a quick and accurate assessment of early literacy skills, thereby detecting children who are at risk of future reading difficulties as early as possible. Early detection of such difficulties is crucial in allowing for the provision of early reading interventions. Based on children’s results, recommendations are provided to teachers/parents on how best to support young beginning readers who are experiencing difficulties.
ALPACA is fully funded by Enterprise Ireland to commercialise an opportunity to allow educators to spend more instructional time working on solutions rather than identifying the problems when it comes to early educational interventions. ALPACA exists within a thriving Edtech sector, which has seen 38 Unicorns so far, with 17 joining in 2021 alone, 5 IPOs in the last 12 months and one acquisition in 2015. The remaining 32 have raised $27.4B at a collective $97B valuation.
What we’re looking for
We’re looking for a talented, driven user interface and graphic designer to join our growing team. You’ll have the opportunity to work with our dedicated and close-knit team to execute on our vision.
About the role
The purpose of this position is to take the user experience design for Alpaca from concepts and wireframes to a finished user interface design for a product that will be market ready. You will work with a team of developers, the commercial lead and the principal investigator to produce a MVP of the Alpaca solution.
Good organisational skills and ability to engage in interdisciplinary team work.
What we offer
At ALPACA we want to build a bold, open, and empathetic environment, where everyone can thrive and get real joy out of doing their best work. We offer a salary and ownership options in the company, and we work hard for everyone in our team to grow alongside the company!
Application Process – please email the information listed below before noon on 16 February to email@example.com
CLOSING DATE: noon , Wednesday February 16th.