UX Designer

Cape Town, South Africa

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About the Company

ASAP Resources is a specialised recruitment agency with a speciality in headhunting and high-calibre recruitment strategies. We secure resources for a variety of clients in many industries on a global scale with a focus on building lasting relationships with all candidates and clients.

About the Role


Role Description

As a UX Designer, you will make a significant impact on the interactive and visual experience of new web-based solutions, as well as mobile application solutions. Supporting Healthcare Providers with practice management, electronic health records and billing in the South African.

Roles and Responsibilities

· Understand the needs of all stakeholders, as well as the business strategy, to create intuitive and convenient designs

· Collaborate with Product Manager, Business Analyst, and business stakeholders to confirm business objectives and define user objectives & flows

· Create personas, user journeys and use cases

· Create research plans, moderate interviews/usability tests/focus groups to gather insights to further improve a new or existing design/feature

· Create responsive wireframes and prototypes

· Work with a design system to create and improve the user interface

· Work closely with the development and QA team to ensure successful implementation of designs and that they adhere to the specified guidelines

Minimum Requirements

· At least 3 years' experience in User Research, UX and UI Design (finance or healthcare environment advantageous)

· Relevant 3-year tertiary degree or diploma and, preferably but not essential Graphic design

· UX design certificate or diploma

· Demonstrable UX design thinking skills with a strong portfolio showing an end-to-end design process

· Excellent visual, verbal, written and presentation skills to communicate concepts clearly to different audiences

· Strong knowledge and good experience of user-centered design techniques, design principles and interaction design concepts

· Experience with conducting user research and usability testing

· Proven experience in wireframing and high-fidelity prototyping (Sketch, Figma, XD, InVision, Abstract, ProtoPie)

· Basic understanding of HTML5, Java script and CSS to communicate and present

· Creative mind-set and strong problem-solving skills

· Good organisational and time management behaviour

· Experience working in an Agile environment (Scrum preferably) advantageous

· Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment where timelines and requirements may change