A digital software house in Joburg seeks a versatile and highly innovative UI Designer to aid them in their mission to craft and create simple, creative and engaging interface solutions. You will play a key role in concepts, design and the execution of visual and interactive user experiences of an app, from the icon right through to the entire look & feel. The ideal candidate will require a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in Human-Computer Interaction/Design, Interaction Design or related fields, strong visual design, an in-depth understanding of user-centered design principles, deliver demonstrations through the use of prototypes and be skilled in Sketch, Illustrator & Zeplin.
Create beautiful, engaging visual designs and interactive experiences.
Design wireframes and prototypes.
Maintain a product’s design aesthetic across multiple platforms.
Present and justify concept designs clearly and professionally.
Hand over designs to Engineers in a clean and organised manner.
Work closely with Product Leads and Engineers to ensure accuracy of final screens.
Stay on top of UI trends, industry techniques and developments in digital technologies.
Document work done.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in Human Computer Interaction, Design, Interaction Design, or related fields.
A good track record and portfolio of projects where you have performed a similar role.
Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user needs.
In depth understanding of user-centred design principles and best practices.
Ability to demonstrate interface interactions through prototypes.
Able to balance multiple priorities and/or projects simultaneously.
Ability to create and communicate relevant documentation pertaining to the user experience.
Proficiency in Sketch, Zeplin and Illustrator.
Innovative and self-motivated.
Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively, both independently and collaboratively.
Able to ‘sell’ your ideas and solutions to various stakeholders.
Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills.
Ability to work well under pressure and able to take feedback openly.
Exceptional communication skills and a positive attitude.
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