UI/UX Designer

Job title: UI/UX Designer
First Level Supervisor: Technical Product Manager
Station: Head Office

Our Story

One of Africa’s fastest-growing and leading technology solutions providers, with a team of highly skilled and certified technology professionals committed to and passionate about delivering value to small, medium and large sized businesses across all industries.

We focus on implementing tailored digital transformation solutions that match each businesses’ needs and ambitions by supporting them to achieve lower operational costs, improved productivity, standardised processes, data security, competitive market offerings and high customer engagement.

Job Summary

The UI/UX Designer will turn our software into an easy-to-use product for our clients by gathering user requirements, designing graphic elements and building navigation components. To be successful in this role, the candidate must have experience with designing software and wireframe tools.

Key Functions / Responsibilities

    • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers.
    • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps.
    • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets.
    • Build page navigation buttons and search fields.
    • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function will look like.
    • 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, colors and images.

Competencies

Corporate Competencies:

    • Customer-Centric
    • Value Creators
    • Innovative
    • Leaders
    • Ownership

Functional Competencies:

  • Proven work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role.
  • Portfolio of design projects.
  • Knowledge of wireframe tools (e.g., Wireframe.cc and InVision).
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders.
  • Good time management skills

Experience and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Design, Computer Science or relevant field.
  • 5 years minimum working experience in related field.
  • English

Working Conditions

  • Typically sitting at a desk or table.
  • Work is typically performed in an office.
  • Job demands can also be flexible.

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