• Location: South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town
  • Salary: ZAR35000 - ZAR75000 per month + Medical aid, provident fund, bonus
  • Technology: Front End Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 25th Jan, 2020
  • Reference: UX Designer CPT
The role

We have an exceptional opportunity for an ambitious and talented Senior User Experience Designer to join us at our offices in Cape Town. You'll need to have loads of digital knowledge, energy and enthusiasm to help us create incredible customer experiences.


* Work collaboratively in multi-disciplinary teams
* Assist with all research and user-focused initiative, including: Gathering client and user requirements, conducting heuristic evaluations and making best practice recommendations, synthesising research in to actionable insights, concepts and solutions.
* Helping develop personas, journey maps and storyboards to capture and communicate user behaviours, motivations and goals
* Creating sketches, user flows, process diagrams, wireframes and working prototypes, both low and high fidelity, to communicate user journeys and deliver specifications
* Helping with user testing activities
* Conducting data analysis
* Presenting concepts, findings and ideas to clients and internal teams
* Helping facilitate workshops
* Briefing UI designers, developers and wider teams

Knowledge & Experience Requirements

* You have been working within a professional environment as a UX Designer and have the portfolio to demonstrate your experience
* You are a talented Designer who understands the users' needs and objectives and can turn these into engaging digital experiences
* You adopt a test and learn approach via iterative development
* You have experience in mobile, app and responsive website design
* You are familiar with core web technologies (HTML/CSS/JS)
* You will have the ability to present work directly to clients
* You are articulate, creative, innovative and work within the team to help drive, grow and share our clients' offering
* You are able to think through and communicate complex interactions and processes
* You have a strong technical understanding of professional and creative tools - Including Axure, Sketch, adobe design suite and Invision
* Experience of working agile in scrum teams. A good understanding of lean approach preferred (Eager to explore new ways of working to be more efficient a must)
* Solid experience with UX strategy is advantageous, as is a desire to develop this aspect
* Experience with remote user testing services is a bonus

Key Attributes

* Open, honest, direct and comfortable in giving and receiving constructive feedback
* Can demonstrate outstanding conceptual and creative thinking in your design work
* Have the ability to perform effectively to tight deadlines
* Work well on your own and as part of a team
* Can perform well under pressure and work effectively to meet project deadlines.
* A diligent time keeper who's used to inputting your hours into time management software daily
* Communicate your ideas clearly and confidently to peers, team leaders and clients
* Be energetic, passionate and upbeat with lots of ideas and be keen to work hard to produce great results

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