Front End Developer / User Experience Designer Job in Kenya

               

Job Vacancy: Front End Developer / User Experience Designer

Salary: 30K – 40K

Our Client, an ICT company specializing in the development, implementation and support of enterprise software applications is looking for an experienced designer to join their team

Responsibilities

  • Translate concepts into user flows, wireframes, sitemaps, screen flows, mockups and prototypes that lead to intuitive user experiences.
  • Facilitate the client’s product vision by researching, conceiving, sketching, prototyping and user-testing experiences for digital products.
  • Design graphic user interface elements such as menus, tabs, graphs and widgets.
  • Design and deliver wireframes, user stories, user journeys, and mockups optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces.
  • Identify design problems and improve existing and/or devise elegant solutions.
  • Make strategic design and user-experience decisions related to core, and new, functions and features.
  • Take a user-centered design approach and rapidly test and iterate the designs.
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders.
  • Consult with clients to understand their goals and explaining research results.
  • Conduct usability testing. This should include identifying and troubleshooting UX problems such as responsiveness.
  • Developing personas and usage scenarios.
  • Analyzing user feedback and activity, and iterating to enhance the user experience. This should include layout adjustments based on user feedback.
  • Participate in creating a content development strategy. This involves application of skills to new and/or existing company’s digital assets such as the company’s website and customer facing channels.

Requirements

  • HTML5+, CSS3+ and JavaScript skills are required. Basic backend, more so in .Net C#, skills are a plus.
  • Ability to work with clients to understand detailed requirements and design complete user experiences that meet client needs and vision.
  • Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
  • A solid grasp of user-centered design (UCD), planning and conducting user research, user testing, A/B testing, rapid prototyping, heuristic analysis, usability and accessibility concerns.
  • Ability to iterate designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently.
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients.
  • A clear understanding of the importance of user-centered design and design thinking.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team setting including synthesizing abstract ideas into concrete design implications.
  • Be excited about collaborating and communicating closely with teams and other stakeholders via a distributed model, to regularly deliver design solutions for approval.
  • Be passionate about resolving user pain points through great design.
  • Be open to receiving feedback and constructive criticism.
  • Be passionate about things UX and other areas of design and innovation. Research and showcase knowledge in the industry’s latest trends and technologies

If qualified please CLICK HERE to apply online



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Nairobi

Nairobi, Kenya
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Nairobi County

Kenya
ICT and Technology
Updated: September 11, 2019 — 3:21 pm