Job: Senior User Experience Designer

Title Senior User Experience Designer
Categories Design/Creative
Date Posted04 December 2018
Salary R45k – 55k per month
Location Cape Town
Information

This position reports to the UX Team Lead,

Responsibilities

-Collaborate with product managers & business stakeholders to confirm business objectives and define user objectives & flows.

– Build wireframes & convert wireframes into a working prototype.

– Collaborate with technical leads to design innovative & engaging user

experiences within platform constraints and technical limitations.

– Facilitate user testing and evaluate user feedback to further improve the concept or existing products.

– Work closely with the UI designers to ensure adherence to design guidelines & best practices across all platforms.

– Work closely with the development & QA teams to ensure successful implementation of the specified designs.

– Measure the effectiveness of each initiative & refine.

– Research interaction design trends.

– Research technology trends.

 

Skills

Design skills

– Information architecture & information design

– Interaction design

– Persona creation

– User-centered design

– UI design

– Wireframing & prototyping

 

Research skills

– Task analysis

– Market research

– Usability testing

– A/B testing

– Data analysis

– Web analytics

 

Technical Skills

– Deep understanding of what’s possible and doable in HTML, CSS &

JavaScript.

– Strong understanding of common software development practices.

 

Business Skills

– Business analysis

– Communication skills (written, verbal & visual)

– Feedback presentations of design solutions

– Collaboration

 

Tools

Strong working knowledge of the following web design tools.

– Wireframing tools (e.g. Axure, Balsamiq, Sketch, InVision etc)

– Process flow tools

 

Experience & Qualifications

– At least 5 years’ experience in a UX design role, preferably in an e-commerce environment.

– Proven experience designing user-centric iOS & Android native mobile applications.

– Proven experience building wireframes & converting wireframes into a working prototype.

– Experience with user interface design patterns and standard UCD methodologies across multiple platforms.

– Relevant tertiary qualifications.

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Amy Molony – Creative RecruiterAmy grew up in the humid seaside hood that is Durban. With a background in the film industry Amy has experience promoting South Africa as a film destination and reading and researching movie scripts.   She is passionate about good content and her love for the written word knows no bounds. She relishes being outdoors and during weekends, when she isn’t playing Ultimate Frisbee, she can be found hiking the Capes scenic mountains. Amy will be placing aspiring wordsmiths, social media managers, copywriters and editors.Contact manager
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