- Job Type Full Time
- Qualification BA/BSc/HND
- Experience 2 years
- Location Nairobi
- Job Field ICT / Computer
- Conduct user research: Conduct user research to gain a deep understanding of user behaviours, needs, and motivations. Utilize various research methods such as interviews, surveys, and usability testing to inform design decisions.
- Design user interfaces: Create wireframes, prototypes, and visual designs for web and mobile applications that align with user needs and business requirements. Ensure consistent and intuitive user experiences across different devices and platforms.
- Information architecture: Develop information architecture and site maps to organize content and facilitate seamless navigation. Define user flows and interaction models to optimize user journeys.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams: Work closely with product managers, developers, and other designers to translate business requirements into design solutions. Collaborate throughout the entire product development lifecycle, from ideation to implementation.
- Usability testing: Plan and conduct usability tests to evaluate the effectiveness of design solutions. Analyze and incorporate user feedback to continuously improve the user experience.
- Visual design: Create visually appealing designs that align with brand guidelines and visual identity. Use typography, colour, and layout to create aesthetically pleasing and engaging interfaces.
- Stay updated with industry trends: Keep up-to-date with the latest trends, best practices, and emerging technologies in UI/UX design. Apply new techniques and tools to enhance design processes and deliver cutting-edge user experiences.
- Proven experience: Minimum of 2 years of professional experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role, with a strong portfolio showcasing successful design projects.
- UX/UI design skills: Proficient in using design software such as Sketch, Adobe XD, Figma, or similar tools. Solid understanding of user-centered design principles, information architecture, and interaction design.
- User research: Experience conducting user research, usability testing, and synthesizing user feedback into actionable design recommendations.
- Prototyping and wireframing: Ability to create wireframes, interactive prototypes, and high-fidelity designs using industry-standard tools.
- Collaboration and communication: Strong collaboration skills with the ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams. Excellent communication skills to articulate design decisions and rationale.
- Attention to detail: Meticulous attention to detail to ensure pixel-perfect designs and seamless user experiences.
- Problem-solving mindset: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to identify user pain points and design innovative solutions.
- Adaptability: Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, adapting to changing priorities and deadlines.
- A degree in Design or a related field is preferred but not mandatory.
- Excellent analytical skills, with the ability to analyze data and identify trends.
- Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills.
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work with multiple stakeholders.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified? Go to Pulse on pulse.africa to apply