UX Design Lead

The D. GmbH - Maadi, Cairo

33
Applicants for
1 open position
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Experience Needed:
3 to 5 years
Career Level:
Manager
Job Type:
Full Time
Salary:
Confidential, bonuses
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
Languages:
Arabic, English
Vacancies:
1 open position
About the Job

ABOUT THE D.GmbH:

  • Founded in 2007 we are an award-winning software company specializing in artificial intelligence with offices in Bonn, Germany, and Cairo, Egypt. Taking a long-term approach to developing products and technological solutions, we work globally and across a wide array of industries as diverse as cybersecurity, sports management and supply chain.
  • We can offer a competitive salary & international exposure.
  • We are looking for a user experience (UX) design lead who is able to understand our business requirements and any technical limitations, as well as be responsible for conceiving and conducting (in collaboration with the team) user research & interviews, and translate them into sitemaps, user flows, customer journey maps, wireframes, mockups and prototypes. You will be expected to design the overall functionality of the product, and in order to ensure a great user experience, iterate upon it in accordance with user-testing.

Main Duties:

  • Translate concepts into user flows, wireframes, mockups and prototypes that lead to intuitive user experiences.
  • Define interaction models, user task flows, and UI specifications.
  • Produce high-quality visual designs from concept to execution, including those for mobile devices, web, and desktop.
  • Design and deliver wireframes, user stories, user journeys, and mockups optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces.
  • Identify design problems and devise elegant solutions.
  • Make strategic design and user-experience decisions related to core, and new, functions and features.
  • Ensure all versions of project UX/UI documents are complete, current, and stored/ archived appropriately.
  • Collaborate with team members and other stakeholders
  • Ask smart questions, take risks and champion new ideas.
Job Requirements

About You:

  • Fluent in mobile/tablet UI / UX and responsive design.
  • Knowledge of how individual components of user-centered design (user research, interaction, and visual design) work together.
  • Expertise in standard UX software such as Sketch, OmniGraffle, Axure, InVision, UXPin, Balsamiq, Framer, and the like is a must. Basic HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript skills are a plus.
  • Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
  • 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.
  • You’re excited to work in a fast-paced, creative, and demanding startup environment.
  • You are a person of integrity, and people enjoy working with you!
  • Fluent/ High level working English is required.
  • You have managed other team members before (a plus)
About this Company

Founded in 2007, we are an award-winning software company specializing in artificial intelligence with offices in Bonn, Germany, and Cairo, Egypt. Taking a long-term approach to developing products and technological solutions, we work globally and across a wide array of... (More)

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