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JOBS

UI/UX Designer1

  • Company: Mzoori
  • Deadline: Tuesday 20th May 2014
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

Job brief

Mzoori is looking for a talented UI/UX Designer to create amazing user experiences.  The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UI skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.​

Responsibilities

- Collaborate with product management and engineering to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience

- Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering

- Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks

- Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas

-  Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders

-  Conduct user research and evaluate user feedback

- Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards

Requirements

- 3+ years of UI experience

- Demonstrable UI design skills with a strong portfolio

- Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps

- Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, OmniGraffle, or other visual design and wire-framing tools

- Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for rapid prototyping.

- 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

- BS/MS in Human-Computer Interaction, Interaction Design, or related field

- Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process

How to apply

Send your CV, Cover letter, and any supporting work to jobs@mzoori.com