UI/UX Designer at Farmcrowdy

Farmcrowdy is an agric-tech platform that gives Nigerians the opportunity to participate in Agriculture by connecting farm sponsors with real farmers for the purpose of producing high-quality farm produce. Our mandate is to empower rural farmers, contribute to food security in Nigeria and provide a healthy means of engaging people with Agriculture from a profit driven perspective.


Job Title: UI/UX Designer

Description

  • We are looking for a talented UI/UX Designer to create amazing, memorable user experiences; create wireframes and design interface concepts and graphic layouts and make them exciting.
  • The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean artful design, possess superior UI/UX skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into creative, intuitive, functional user interfaces.

Responsibilities

  • Facilitate Farmcrowdy’s product visions by researching, conceiving, wireframing, sketching, prototyping, and mocking up into intuitive user experiences for digital products
  • Defining and Implementing innovative solutions for product direction, visuals and experience
  • Executing all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off
  • Conceptualizing Original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks
  • Identify design problems and devise elegant solutions
  • Make strategic designs and user-experience decisions related to core, new functions and features
  • Take a user centered design approach and rapidly test and iterate your designs
  • Take smart risks and champion new ideas
  • Conduct user research and evaluate user feedback
  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards

Skills

  • Minimum of 3 years experience and proven track record
  • Strong portfolio to be presented and defended during interview
  • Proven UI/UX experience on any E-commerce platform or in a similar capacity
  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe Suit, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash/Swish
  • Proficiency in Basic front-end languages: HTML5, CSS3, JQeury, PHP, WordPress, Bootstrap, Frameworks (Laravel/Codelgniter) & JavaScript for rapid prototyping
  • A solid grasp of user-centered design and testing methodologies, subsystems, usability and accessibility concerns.
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
  • Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first responsive design
  • Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Ability to iterate your designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently.
  • A clear understanding of the importance of user-centered design.
  • Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies

Location: Lagos

Closing Date
8th March, 2017.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications and CV's to: jobs@farmcrowdy.com


Comments

Popular Posts