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Senior UX Designer at e-Merge IT Recruitment

  • Permanent Senior position

  • Rosebank, Gauteng

  • R600,000 - R750,000 pa cost to company

  • Job 1752687

  • Posted 06 Feb 2017 by e-Merge IT Recruitment


About the Position

Senior UX Designer wanted in Johannesburg – R750k

A global communications giant based in Johannesburg is looking for a self-motivated Senior UX Designer. Their business is centred on improving client brand awareness using digital and electronic solutions while cutting cost. 

This dynamic company values the personal development of their employees and encourages career growth within the organisation.

What you will be doing:

  • Analyse client requirements through interviews, ethnographic research and empirical information
  • Understand the shortfalls of the existing platform to satisfy the requirement
  • Design a solution/hypothesis that fulfils the requirement and naturally fits within the platform
  • Validate your solution through prototyping, enabling specifications and iterative sessions with the client.
  • Workshop your solution with the software developers to ensure its technical viability
  • Collaborate with software developers to construct and integrate your solution into the platform using agile methodologies
  • Work with the Training and Marketing teams to educate users and the market about your solution.
  • Bask is the glory of your solution providing improved client efficiency and company revenue

Must haves:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in UX design
  • Experience in creating low fidelity wireframes and high fidelity prototypes
  • Experience with user UI design patterns and standard UCD methodologies
  • Solid understanding of common software development and project management practices
  • Strong conceptualization ability; strong visual communication ability
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Nice to have:

  • Working knowledge of Axure and Wikimedia

On Offer:

  • R750k CTC per annum, negotiable depending on experience
  • A fast-paced yet stable working environment
  • Growth and career development
  • Ability to make a direct impact on a world class platform and its users
  • Our explicit commitment to the value and importance of UX to the success of software solutions
  • Opportunity to work within a small, highly professional, highly skilled development team
  • Our explicit commitment to high quality software engineering – we do it right.
  • A solid company with a vibrant startup culture
  • Autonomy, mastery and purpose in one package
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Opportunity to save our trees with your designs

If you are keen to be the best developer you can be and work closely with some of the best developers in the industry, this is the right place for you!

Reference Number for this position is GZContact Number which is a permanent position based in Johannesburg offering a salary of R750k per annum cost to company negotiable on experience.

The time for change is NOW! e-Merge IT recruitment are specialist niche recruiters with a wide range of positions available. We offer researched positions with top companies to strong technical candidates. Email Tariro on Email Address  or call her on Contact Number to discuss this and other opportunities. Check out our website www.e-merge.co.za for more positions that might be right for you! Do you have a friend who is a technology specialist? We pay BIG CASH to you if we place a friend that you sent us! “If you haven’t heard from e-Merge IT within 2 weeks of your application, please consider it unsuccessful for this position”


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