Job title: JNR UI Designer
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 2 to 5 years
Salary: R20000 to R28000
Job published: 27 May 2021
Job reference no: 1953048574

Job Description

A large, highly creative integrated agency is looking for a Junior UI Designer to join their team.

You will work closely with the UX team as well as other design specialists to ensure that every page and step a user will experience within their interaction with the finished product will conform to the overall vision created by the UX designers.

Duties

  • Gathering and evaluating the user requirements based on the UX presented to the brands and in collaboration with the product managers
  • Design and implement desktop and mobile designs clearly, following navigable prototype provided
  • Work closely with UX team and external agencies to ensure that mock-ups make sense according to the architecture designed wireframes and confirm the design fulfils all the required standards
  • Ensure UI designs comply with top quality standards at any stage prior to delivery of product and ensure QA adjustment templates are properly driven within UX control area
  • Drive and promote research and creative sessions in order to ensure digital products attain enhanced precision for both brands and consumers, through planning, execution and analysis of sessions with enhanced opportunities and clear next steps
  • Continuous improvement of process in order to certify on the highest product quality
  • Investigate and perform end user research in order to enhance product quality
  • Exhibit proactive behaviour in order to look after new/innovative ways to improve existing digital products 

Requirements

  • Matric
  • Relevant tertiary certificate/qualification in visual design or computer science
  • Knowledge of XD, Figma/Miro 
  • understanding of UX, SEO and familiar with coding software such as: HTML and CSS
  • current knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • 2+ years of proven work experience as a UI designer, preferably within the FMCG space
  • Portfolio of design and/or case studies on digital projects worked on
  • Keen understanding of user journeys and strategic display of solutions to digital products

The position would suit an individual with the following qualities

  • Creative
  • Strategic minded communicator
  • Digital native and promotes user advocacy with rapid prototyping
  • Self-motivated, organised and passionate
  • Natural diplomacy skills
  • Team player
  • Good time management
  • Pro-active, persuasive and promotes strong business and revising skills
  • Ability to perform under pressure  

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