CS. Graphic Designer (UX - UI)

Company DOS
Reference # GraphicWebUX
Published 11/12/2017
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Century City, Western Cape, South Africa
Introduction
Purpose:
We’re looking for a designer to create beautiful, pixel-perfect, and moreover - usable – interfaces and produce best-in-breed web and mobile designs for our various digital properties. You must be hands on, responsive, flexible, and
able to succeed within a fast paced, open and collaborative peer environment.
Job Functions Creative,Design,Information Technology
Industries Digital,Ecommerce,Information Technology
Specification
Duties will include, but not limited to:
 Developing creative content from scratch. Working within client briefs and with supplied assets
 UX/UI: experience in user-experience and interaction design
 Website design
 Mobile Design: iOS, Android, and mobile web
 Conceptualising new designs and user interactions that are both functional and user-friendly
 Web & Email Templates: headers, buttons, backgrounds, iconography, typography
 Creative designs for promotions and campaigns
 Constantly looking for opportunities to improve UX through design
Requirements
Essential Requirements:
 Portfolio demonstrating any area of graphic, website and mobile design
 An ability to interpret business and user requirements into intuitive and logical design
 Mobile UX/UI experience – responsive design/websites and native apps
 Passion for graphic design, human-computer and human-human interaction design
 Exceptional attention to detail
 Strong eye for typography, colour, composition and hierarchy
 High proficiency in Photoshop/Illustrator and other design packages
 Firm grasp of current trends and best practices for the web and mobile world and understanding of
technology used in designing interactively
 Solid knowledge of web standards, HTML and CSS

Advantageous Requirements:
 Graphic Design (Adobe Photoshop), expert level
 Solid graphic design and print knowledge (Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign)
 Illustration (Adobe Illustrator)
 Conceptual art (Drawing, painting)
 SEO
 Animation
 Facebook/Social media
 Digital Marketing
Behavioural Competencies:
 A commitment to producing quality, innovative work
 Excellent communication skills
 Deadline driven, able to work under pressure
 Work in a collaborative team environment or independently
 Service orientated and willing to go the extra mile.
 Possess initiative to address issues and identify opportunities
 You have a great eye for stunning visual design
 You love to collaborate with other designers and writers, users, developers and product managers to create
sites and designs that are a pleasure to use
 You get uneasy if something is a few pixels off
 You excel at taking features and concepts and turning them into clever and intuitive user interfaces
 You must be hands on, responsive, flexible, and able to succeed within a fast paced, open and collaborative
peer environment.
Job Closing Date 09/07/2018
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