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UX DESIGNER - 337042
Information Technology / Web Development / Telecommunications
Wage / Salary:
R - Market Related - P/M (Per Month)
Our client is looking for a UX Designer who will measure and optimize applications to improve ease of usability and create the best user experience by exploring many different approaches to solve end-users’ problems.
Duties & Responsibilities
To consider the human-computer interaction (HCI) element of a design
Using online tools, such as screen readers, to aid research
Running user testing of applications, software and websites
Defining interaction models, user task flows, and UI specifications
Communicating scenarios (hypothetical users), end-to-end experiences, interaction models, and screen designs to other colleagues working on the product
Assist with creating a product brand identity into the finished product
Developing and maintaining design wireframes (basic mock-ups of applications) and specifications
Conducting user research and testing
Developing wireframes and task flows based on user needs
Collaborating with Designers & Developers to create user-friendly software
Conduct concept and usability testing and gather feedback
Create personas through user research and data
Define the right interaction model and evaluate its success
Develop wireframes and prototypes around customer needs & sketching ideas and designs
Creating and implementing surveys for direct customer feedback
Creating storyboards to reflect a typical customer
Analyzing usage data and traffic patterns to determine functionality usability
Find creative ways to solve UX problems (e.g. usability, fundability)
Reviewing competitors’ products for additional insights
Making style guides to define UI elements
Work with business analysts, designers & developers to implement designs
Communicate design ideas and prototypes to developers
Support with research across multiple aspects of the business which includes research related to new business opportunities and potential clients, as well as technologies that will shape the future of our business.
Regularly conduct thorough marketing research on competitors.
Desired Experience & Qualification
A Diploma or Degree
Best Practice Marketing Methodologies / Certification to remain current.
Proven experience as a UX Designer, UI Designer or Web Designer
Strong portfolio of design projects
Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture
Proficient in design software (e.g. UXPin, Balsamiq)
Excellent communication skills
Good presentation, written and verbal communication skills
MS Office advanced skills
Good understanding of software systems and data products
Innovative solution seeker
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