JOB OPPORTUNITY: UX DESIGNER

software-developer
JOB OPPORTUNITY: SENIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER
May 16, 2019
UX-Design-Nimblechapps

Looking for an experienced User-Experience (UX) Designer who has a passion for understanding how users interact with software and creating a user experience that users will praise

EE Candidates preferred

ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

IF INTERESTED, PLEASE FORWARD ALL CV’s TO 

pamela@shide.co.za

Tel:  021 903 2423 | 021 906 3705

 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES / ACCOUNTABILITIES

 

  • Perform strategic UX research consisting of the following
    • Stakeholder interviews
    • Competitor product reviews
    • User interviews
    • Existing product audits
    • Analysis and review of research

 

  • Create requirements for content and functionality
  • Explore contextual user scenarios
  • Document the scope of the UX which includes a common understanding of features, schedules and milestones
  • Interaction design
  • Information architecture
  • Interface design
  • Navigation design
  • Visual design

 

TECHNICAL SKILLS / EXPERTISE

 

  • Knowledge of wireframe tools (e.g. Balsamiq, Axure)
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards and process flows

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:

 

  • Proven work experience as a UX Designer (5+ years)
  • Portfolio of design projects
  • Tertiary degree in BSc Computer Science, B.IT or Informatics related degrees

 

The candidate will also need to have the following attributes:

 

  • A passion to learn and extend knowledge outside of the work sphere
  • Good at problem solving (core to the role)
  • The ability to self-manage and self-motivate
  • The ability to communicate clearly with clients and the team
  • Be a Team player
  • Be adaptable
  • Be able to efficiently and effectively plan and structure tasks
  • Execute assignments against deadlines
  • Thrive in an agile environment

 

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

  • Information and technology services
  • Asset management and financial services (advantage)