UI Designer (Sandton)

Posted on March 30th, 2021 | Last day left to apply | 145 views

User interface designers are versatile members of the team who are entrusted with creating innovative, simple and engaging interface solutions. You will play a critical role in conceptualising, designing and executing the visual and interactive experiences of an app, from the icon of the app through to the entire look and feel.


REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Human Computer Interaction, Design, Interaction Design, or related fields
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively, both independently and collaboratively
  • Ability to create and communicate relevant documentation pertaining to the user experience
  • Ability to ‘sell’ your ideas and solutions to various stakeholders
  • Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills
  • A good track record and portfolio of projects where you have performed a similar role
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user needs
  • In depth understanding of user-centred design principles and best practices
  • Ability to demonstrate interface interactions through prototypes
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities and/or projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work well under pressure and able to take feedback openly
  • Exceptional communication skills and a positive attitude
  • Proficiency in Sketch, Zeplin and Illustrator
  • Innovative and self motivated

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create beautiful, engaging visual designs and interactive experiences
  • Design wireframes and prototypes
  • Maintain a product’s design aesthetic across multiple platforms
  • Present and justify concept designs clearly and professionally
  • Hand over designs to Engineers in a clean and organised manner
  • Work closely with Product Leads and Engineers to ensure accuracy of final screens
  • Stay on top of UI trends, industry techniques and developments in digital technologies
  • Documenting work done
How we started Glucode entered the app space in 2009 with the launch of Creamer Media’s Mining Weekly iPhone app. It was the first South African developed app available in the App Store and is currently a highly-rated and trusted news source for the international mining industry. Where we are As the years progress, we are continuously assisting our clients in creating globally competitive apps across various sectors such as finance, insurance, health, transport and entertainment. We boast great business relations with both local and internationally respected companies. One of our notable successes is Discovery Holdings Limited receiving the 'Best iOS App for Enterprise' at the MTN Business App of the Year awards in 2012. The award was for their HealthID iPad application used by doctors. We are proud to say we designed and developed this app.
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