My client a State owned company based in Somerset West, Cape Town, is looking to employee a suitably qualified and experienced UI/UX Analyst.
Purpose of the Position:
The suitable candidate shall be responsible for the analysis, design, and documentation according to standard and compliant presentation layer solutions to fully describe User Interface (UI) components.The suitable candidate shall rely on relevant technical skills to complete low-cost representations of the user interface (prototypes) to:
Elicit further requirements
Improve usability of systems
Improve understanding of the system complexities
Improve the user experience
Collaborate with team members and communicate UI design solutions
A suitable candidate shall be responsible for implementing UI Design and Guideline standards and for the continuous improvement and expansion of the Design System and associated standards as and when necessary. The role requires from a suitable candidate to be equally at ease, interfacing with people and technology.
Degree and or a Diploma in Graphic Design (Information Design) or relevant work experience.
A course, diploma or degree which implies a solid understanding and experience in presentation layer solutions delivery will be advantageous.
At least 3 to 5 years’ experience in the design of UI solutions to either content rich web sites or functional driven web applications.
At least 2 years’ experience in prototyping of UI solutions and/or web interfaces.
At least 2 years’ exposure in business or systems analysis.
Experience in the role that business analysis and UI design play in the SDLC process.
Specific Skills and Knowledge Requirements
Strong communication skills to collaborate effectively with stakeholders
Ability to take initiative, lead creative design discussions and present UI designs to the team
Problem solving mindset
Use of Graphics editor and prototyping tools like Figma, Adobe XD and Sketch (Experience using Figma will be advantageous)
Design System (Advantageous)
Familiarity with Material Design (added advantage)
Understanding of basic front-end languages HTML 5.0, CSS3
Any relevant UI Design Experience
Good facilitation and conflict resolution skills (added advantage)
MECS is a service-orientated business that focuses exclusively on manpower management, offering an effective, relevant human resources (HR) solution to a diverse client base. Started in 1981, and so with more than three decades’ experience in recruitment and project support globally, we have the knowledge and expertise to fully address the demands of manpower management.
We assist clients in a way that strengthens both their permanent HR structures and project-based staffing requirements. Thus enhancing business performance through the support and management of an atypical workforce and the provision of global best-practice recruitment services.
The well-being of our employees is a priority and we offer reliable, secure and comprehensive employee services and benefits. Our guarantee of a growing pipeline of employment opportunities is invaluable in an extremely competitive labour market.
Beyond our core range of expertise we continue to be innovative, striving to enhance our offering and taking pride in excellent service delivery to both our employees and clients.
We welcome the opportunity to include you in the world of MECS; as a client or employee, we guarantee that all your needs will be met with professionalism and efficiency.