EXPERIENCED WEB (UI) AND UX DESIGNER

Posted : 10 January, 2020
Location : Douala, Cameroon
Category : Web Design
Job type : Full Time


Job Description
As an early-stage employee, you will get to take a leading role in the team

  • Collaborating with the marketing team, and internal and external designers to ensure the creation and delivery of tailored experiences for the digital user
  • Planning and conducting user research and competitor’s analysis as well as gathering and evaluating user requirements, in collaboration with project stakeholders
  • Creating user personas, user flows, process flows, and information architecture to communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Providing advice and guidance on the implementation of UX research methodologies and testing activities in order to analyze and predict user behavior
  • Producing high-quality UX design solutions through wireframes, visual and graphic designs, flow diagrams, storyboards, site maps, and prototypes
  • Designing UI elements and tools such as navigation menus, search boxes, tabs, and widgets for our digital assets
  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like
  • Developing concepts, graphics, and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and websites
  • Conceptualizing original website design ideas that bring simplicity and user-friendliness to complex roadblocks
  • Illustrating concept by designing rough layout of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style, and related aesthetic concepts.
  • Preparing mockups and presenting to project stakeholders before deciding on a final design/concept
  • Testing UI elements such as CTAs, banners, page layouts, page designs, page flows, and target links for landing pages.
  • Adhering to style standards on typography and graphic design as well as establishing and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards

Candidate Profile

  • University degree with very good academic credentials and at least 5 years demonstrable professional experience as a graphic/web designer or in a related field
  • Understanding of marketing, production, website design, corporate identity, product packaging, advertisements, and multimedia design.
  • Understanding of business metrics and the ability to translate company goals and objectives into digital experiences
  • Extensive experience in building business web applications for mobile and web with a well-rounded existing portfolio that showcases your individual design aesthetic
  • Good problem-solving skills as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills, including professional presentation skills.
  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps
  • Working knowledge of the following software: Sketch, InVision, Figma, Visio, and Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Proficiency with required desktop publishing tools, including Photoshop, InDesign Canvas, and Illustrator.
  • Previous experience with video editing and mastery of video editing tools (like Adobe Premiere for example) is a big advantage
  • Proficiency with fundamental front-end languages such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Able to give and receive constructive criticism.
  • A strong eye for visual composition.
  • Effective time management skills and the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Strong intellectual curiosity and capability of delivering on multiple competing priorities with little supervision.
  • Be proactive, creative and eager to learn

Employee Benefits

  • Have Impact - Being part of an internal team that leverages digital technologies to reshape the future of claim recovery while disrupting the insurance industry.
  • Push Boundaries - Challenging projects, fast decision-making in a very dynamic and international company, which give you the space to make a difference
  • Fun at Work and Beyond - Being part of a young and dynamic startup team that values its employees, respects their opinions and supports professional and personal development
  • Enjoy Trust-based working - An environment in which your creativity is welcome and encouraged, 100% responsibility of what you do, own projects and on-the-job training with detailed feedback
  • Feel at Home - A modern open-office oriented working space
  • Interested? We are looking forward to your application at xxxx latest on xxxxxx. Applications are strict via email and only successful candidates will be contacted.

 

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