Recruitment-room Volunteers

UX/UI Digital Designer

Johannesburg
5 days ago
Application ends: August 13, 2024
Deadline date:
August 13, 2024

Job Description


UX/UI Digital Designer

Remuneration:cost-to-company 
Location:Johannesburg
Job level:Mid/Senior
Type:Permanent
Company:Ad Talent Africa

Who we are: We are a company operating within the financial services industry and have revolutionised the way wills and estates planning is done.

What we do: We are a culture of true entrepreneurship, constantly tweaking and innovating to ensure we remain South Africa’s #1 wills and estates specialists.

What we are looking for: We are seeking a talented and creative UI/UX and digital graphic designer to join our team.

What you will do:

  • Conduct research to obtain information about user needs and behaviours
  • Visualise designs by creating wireframes, user flows, mock-ups and prototypes
  • Conduct usability testing to iterate designs and A/B testing to evaluate user experience
  • Embrace ongoing learning to stay current with UX design trends
  • Create original graphic designs e.g. images, sketches and tables
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems e.g. responsiveness
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colours and image
  • An in-depth understanding of design and UX principles, including layout and colour theory
  • Experience creating user personas to explain a target audience
  • An understanding of users’ needs and emotions to inform design decisions
  • Information architecture skills to structure information intuitively
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills to resolve issues with products and services
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills to work with developers, product managers and other stakeholders

What you must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or another degree or certificate in UX design, information architecture, graphic design, human-computer interaction, interaction design, multimedia design, digital media or a related field
  • Five + years of experience in UX design
  • Proven experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar (digital/multimedia) role, with a strong portfolio showcasing your design projects
  • Proficiency in UI/UX design tools such as Adobe XD, Sketch, Figma, or InVision
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects)
  • Excellent understanding of digital design principles and best practices for web and mobile platforms
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to present and defend design decisions
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Experience working in agile development environments is a plus
  • Basic proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (to work with developers for design implementation)

Posted on 09 Jul 08:38, Closing date 8 Aug