Evergreen Requisition – User Interface Designer – (19000067)
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The primarily role of an User interface Designer is to create, implement and improve design systems, elements, styles, user flows and visual artifacts.
The roles of an Interaction Designer include:
- Execute all aesthetic design stages from concept to engineering hand off
- Establishing design principles + UI direction for the engineers
- Communicating with product managers, engineers, interaction designers, researchers and the team at large to define and implement product direction, visuals and experience
- Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
- Apply design thinking and fundamental design principles to interfaces
- Staying abreast of UI trends and looking for creative ideas and inspiration
- Testing and analysing recently released products/features to identify potential areas of improvement
- Experience using tools such as Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator, InVision, UXPin, Quartz.
- Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
- Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders.
- Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
- Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies
- Three or more years of experience and proven record of accomplishment.
Must be collaborative, self-motivated, proactive, organised, punctual with deliverables, a team player, curious, innovative, empathetic and quality and result focused.
Must provide a strong work portfolio that demonstrates a deep understanding and application of UI best practices.
How to Apply