Ui/Ux Designer

The UI/UX Designer (UUD) is working on projects side-by-side with other talented and experienced team members.The UI/UX Designer is the creative team member who has vast knowledge about the user experience and produces stunning innovative, user-centric web and mobile application interfaces from initial wireframes to pixel-perfect designs.With many years of professional UI design experience, this role will offer the opportunity to improve the quality and integrity of our products and make sure the standards are being met.We are responsible for the development and end-to-end delivery of our high-quality products, via web and mobile channels to the healthcare industry. Key Responsibilities: Product team membership: Contributing member of the Product team, taking part in delivering the goals of the organisation.Assisting other UI/UX Designers and conducting peer reviews.Establish and implement comprehensive style guides and libraries.Adhering to standards for UI/UX design.Identify bottlenecks and come up with novel ways to solve them.Maintain compliance with business processes and policies.Stay up-to-date with new design standards and technology trends.Project and Scrum Team Engagements:Working within the Project Team as UI/UX designer.Working with the other team members to investigate problems.Translating business requirements into UI elements (initial wireframe to pixel perfect design) which are ready for coding.Support the entire product lifecycle (concept, design, test, release and support).Participating in customer UX design workshops.Participating in daily stand-ups.Other duties as required Education & Experience Required: 5+ years professional UI/UX design experience.Very strong HTML 5, Sass, and CSS experience.Reasonable understanding of JavaScript.Experience with prototyping and design tools (like Adobe XD, Photoshop, Balsamiq, etc.)Experience with web design and mobile design.Experience with testing.Customer facing experience.Understanding technical capabilities of products.Demonstrated design skills with a solid portfolio.Direct experience working in an Agile environment. Knowledge and Skills: Excellent written and verbal communication skills.Be highly innovative, flexible and self-directed.Good eye for aesthetics and be very precise.Strong understanding of mobile platforms, particularly iOS and Android.Experience working in a software development company.Must be able to work well on a personal level with colleagues.Certifications in interaction design are a bonus.Healthcare domain expertise is a bonus. Working conditions/Environment: May be required to work beyond office hours some nights and weekends as required by the needs of the department and this position as well as the needs of the organisation.Small amount of Travel is required.Ability to attend and conduct presentations is required.Manual dexterity required to use laptop, iPad and peripherals.
Stellenbosch, WC, ZA