UI/UX Designer

General Information

Job Type:
Architecture & Design
Date Posted:
Nov 30, 2022
Employee Type:
Full-Time Employee


We are looking for UI/UX Designer with basic front-end development skills, or an interest in front-end, to help build, design, and maintain our SAAS Ecommerce Platform.

As a UI/UX Designer, you will:

- Take ownership of the design and conceptualizing of our platform and features, from brainstorming, UX, and crafting UI designs and deliverables.
- Be involved from the feature ideations to implementation, and work closely with the development team.
- Work closely with the Product Manager to keep User and Business needs aligned.
- Take ownership of the design process from conceptualisation, wireframing, visual design, and prototyping.
- Create, document, and update our design system to help the platform scale workflows and keep a clear and consistent design identity.
- Participate in setting up user testing procedures with users.
- Conduct qualitative and quantitative user research to help the team make informed decisions.
- Iterate on designs, improve, and update our platform features based on user feedback.
- Think outside the screen, and be involved in the bigger picture by aligning business and user needs and product goals.

Required qualifications:

- A bachelor's degree (preferably design based).
- 3 years plus of experience in UX, UI, and product design.
- Understand the principles of User Centered Design
- Comfortable with Adobe XD
- Understand best practices and be able to apply heuristic analysis.
- Comfortable designing in multiple responsive views between desktop, tablet, and mobile.
- Good research skills and capable of doing an independent competitive analysis
- Fluent in English and Arabic.
- Strong communication skills.
- Strong listening, observational and analytical skills
- Team player and comfortable with working in teams and understanding different points of views.
- Able to handle constructive critique, while also able to stand-by your designs and defend your work logically.
- Experience with Ecommerce website best practices
- Experience with SAAS platform best practices
Bonus points for:

- Having a working knowledge of HTML, CSS, and Javascript. You will not be required to implement code, but it would be helpful if you understand how code works to successfully communicate with developers.
- Having obtained a certification in Design
- Thinking and familiar with holding impromptu sessions with the Product team.
- Having a certification in User Experience design
- Understand WCAG requirements and an understanding of accessibility and inclusive design guidelines.
- Willingness to learn and constantly improve to create a well-rounded knowledge-base for yourself to help the team improve.

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