User empathy and attention to user emotions.
Experience designing for web and mobile interfaces.
Comfortable building UI elements and making high and low fidelity prototypes at different stages of the design process with integrated user flows.
Good understanding of responsive design.
Familiar with interaction design.
Proficient in Sketch and/or Adobe Creative Suite tools, particularly Illustrator and Photoshop.
Ideally have an understanding of front-end development, specifically HTML and CSS
Experience conducting user research and usability testing.
Ability to analyse research and user data and translate them into user profiles and product requirements.
Ability to understand and balance business goals and user requirements when designing solutions.
Copywriting skills for interface messaging.
EXPERIENCE SKILLS/COMPETENCIES (MANDATORY)
Two or more years of user experience design experience for software, Web applications which leverage emergent technologies, and/or mobile apps
Needs to be a Design School Graduate
Strong conceptualization ability, strong visual communication ability, drawing skills and sketchbook technique
Strong working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite tools, particularly Illustrator and Photoshop, Sketch, or other visual design
Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies
Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process is preferred
Strong written and verbal communication skills, ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders