UI Designer

  • Innovation Makers
  • Lisbon, Portugal

UI Designer

Job description

About Innovation Makers

Innovation Makers is a Portuguese company specializing in the development and implementation of software and hardware solutions with a growing focus in the financial area.

We develop technologically advanced solutions and result oriented success of the user experiences we draw. We believe in a collaborative work system in continuous evolution, which is based on multidisciplinary, qualified, autonomous and horizontal teams. Its members bring together skills from diverse areas such as user experience design, service design, business analysis, computer engineering and software programming.

Our main goal is to deliver value solutions to our customers' business and to the end users of the solutions we create. We work every day so that those who collaborate with us have the best conditions to achieve it.

Overview of the position:

  • Design digital products with amazing visuals and fast prototypes for multiple platform
  • Identification and assessment of user needs in collaboration with a team of analysts and engineers
  • Understand and transform complex technical and business requirements into memorable user experiences
  • Design graphical interfaces following the correct and proper standards of native mobile environments (iOS and AND) and web (responsive)

What you’ll be doing on a daily basis:

  • Understand product specifications and user psychology
  • Follow the usability testing and feedback gathering process
  • Define correct interaction models and assess your success
  • Develop wireframes and prototypes around user needs
  • Find creative ways to solve UX problems (eg usability, find-ability)
  • Present design concepts to in-house staff and clients
  • Review the quality of design implementation by Frontend Web and Mobile teams
  • Ensure hand-offs
  • Develop regular design reviews with the design and design team
  • Participate in daily project reviews
  • Keep up-to-date on products from competitors and industry trends;

Job requirements

What you should be bringing to the table:

  • Minimum experience of 4 years
  • Proven experience as a UI designer
  • Strong portfolio of UI design projects
  • Knowledge of user research methodologies and techniques
  • Knowledge of methodologies and techniques usability assessment
  • Information architecture domain and interaction design
  • Information design domain
  • Visual design domain
  • Proficient in design, prototyping and hand-off software (eg: Balsamiq, Sketch, Invision, Zeplin or similar)
  • Ability to solve problems
  • Analytical mind with business vision
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Degree in Communication Design, Product Design, Interaction Design, Graphic Design, UX or HCI;

What we also value:

  • Knowledge of user research methodologies and techniques
  • Knowledge of usability assessment methodologies and techniques
  • Knowledge of agile methodologies (eg: Scrum and Lean)
  • Knowledge of banking business
  • Knowledge of HTML / CSS; JavaScript

What Innovation Minds can offer you:

  • Salary adjusted to experience shown
  • Employment contract
  • Food allowance
  • Health card
  • Possibility of growth in an evolving company
  • Possibility to operate in various markets and countries