A leading company in the IT industry, based in Johannesburg, is currently looking for a UX Specialist to join their team.
If coding world-class web and mobile products is something you eat, sleep, and dream then youll be in good company.Some of your daily duties will include : Communicate with clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative solutions Working as part of a team and seek to support the goalsKeep the interface attractive and easy to use.
Direct the visual appearance of all new features and enhancements on our software applicationInitiate, suggest, and spearhead major UI re-factorings for a more intuitive user-experienceDesign solutions to complex workflows.
Act as the user-advocate during the development process, subjecting early-stage designs to usability testing or expert review, and offering implementation suggestions Act as go to with in-depth knowledge of user interface best practices and standards.
Use research-related services, theories and methods to support your recommendationsDevelop wireframes, behavioral specifications and personasOverall responsibility for understanding a customer's brief and converting that into attractive, highly usable interfaces.
Engage with the business development team and / or customer to seek a deeper appreciation of the customers business problem / goals.
Develop understanding of the end users of the website / application through secondary and primary research Capable of generating user personas and user scenarios.
Prepare low fidelity prototypes of sites / features (from paper-and-pencil concepts to wireframes or interactive prototypes) for internal review and brain storming.
Gauging technical feasibility of the prototype.
Present high fidelity designs / mock-ups to the customer for review / iteration / approval.
Capable of working directly with customers in an iterative / agile manner to improve the prototypes in a short time Explain design philosophy verbally and in writing
3 - 5 years experienceBS / BA or higher in Computer Science or related field A solid design background with an eye for visual and interaction detailsExperience designing web appsKnowledge of HTML & CSSUnderstanding of basic SEOShould you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to Jenna on it.
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