UX/UI Designer

The Role:

The UX/UI Designer works with the Creative Director and his team to design websites, mobile applications and user interfaces for our software.

The UX/UI Designer gathers user requirements, designs graphic elements and builds navigation components. The successful candidate will create functional and appealing features that address all stakeholders’ needs.

The Tasks:

  • Design Web and mobile app interfaces taking into account best practices for user experience and user interface;typography, colour and layout to illicit positive emotions of users
  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with account managers and the programming team
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
  • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs, widgets and supporting artwork
  • Build page navigation buttons and search fields
  • Develop UI mock ups and prototypes to illustrate how apps will function and appear for users
  • Create original graphic designs such as images, sketches and tables
  • Prepare and present drafts to key stakeholders
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems such as responsiveness
  • Make layout changes based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colours, images and branding
  • Participate in brainstorming sessions to develop creative concepts and direction for clients/partners
  • Keep abreast of emerging technologies in web and mobile app design as well as best practices to achieve the best user experience and/or user interface for digital platforms and channels
  • Work as part of a team of designers, account managers, web developers and marketing specialists

Entry Requirements:

  • Proven work experience as a UX/UI Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of design projects
  • Knowledge of wireframe tools
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
  • Good time-management skills
  • BSc in Design, Computer Science or relevant field
  • Adaptable – ours is a quickly evolving business that requires the constant need for change
  • Ability & Willingness to Learn Quickly