UI/UX Designer – Cape Town

We have an exceptional opportunity for a super creative, artistic and talented UI/UX Designer to join us in Cape Town. You’ll require heaps of digital know-how and must be enthusiastic about finding the most intuitive user-journey and experience and following this up with delightful designs.

Department: UI /UX Designer
Project Location(s): Cape Town, South Africa
Compensation: market related depending on experience

Responsibilities

  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
  • Develop UI mock-ups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites and apps function and look like
  • Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches and tables)
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colours and images
  • Working with the product team and delivering material for developers

Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of design projects
  • Knowledge of wire-frame tools (e.g. Wireframe.cc and InVision)
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Experience working with a product team and delivering material for developers
  • Adaptability
  • Communication, collaboration and teamwork
  • Problem-solving
  • Design thinking
  • A user-centric mindset
  • Attention to detail
  • Creative and analytical approach
  • Understanding of interaction design principles

Qualifications

  • Tertiary qualification – Graphic design diploma or similar
  • A minimum of 2 years in a UX design role for digital products or services
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a field of design

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