UI Designer Job Description

This UI Designer job description template can be posted to online job forums and career pages for the recruitment of candidates. The UI Designer job description, its requirements, and responsibilities, given in this template can be modified according to the specific need of your company.

 

The primary job role of a UI Designer is to:

  • Collaborate with engineering and product management team for the purpose of defining and implementing innovative solutions for product visuals, direction, and experience
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring user-friendliness and simplicity to complex design roadblocks
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to engineering and finalization

UI Designer Job Description

We are hiring a qualified UI Designer for creating amazing and intuitive user experiences. You will be responsible for translating our high-level requirements into artifacts and interaction flows, and for transforming them into beautiful, functional as well as intuitive user interfaces.

In order to succeed in this role, you should possess exceptional UI skills as well as an eye for artful and clean design. So, if you like to work in a fast-paced environment, and qualify the following requirements, we would like to hear from you.

Requirements

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Interaction Design, Human-Computer Interaction or a related field
  • Prior experience as a UI Designer
  • A strong portfolio of professional design projects
  • Experience of creating storyboards, wireframes, site maps, user flows and process flows
  • Experience in wire-framing and visual design tools (e.g. Illustrator, Photoshop and OmniGraffle)
  • Familiarity with Scrum/Agile development process
  • Expert-level proficiency in CSS, JavaScript, and HTML for fast prototyping
  • Exceptional visual design skills focused on improving user-system interaction
  • Ability to present designs and sell solutions to various stakeholders
  • Strong communication skills and a keen eye for details
  • A creative mind with a problem-solving attitude

Responsibilities

  • Collaborating with engineering and product management team for the purpose of defining and implementing innovative solutions for product visuals, direction, and experience
  • Conceptualizing original ideas that bring user-friendliness and simplicity to complex design roadblocks
  • Executing all visual design stages from concept to engineering and finalization
  • Creating storyboards, wireframes, site maps, user flows and process flows for effectively communicating design as well as interaction ideas
  • Establishing and promoting design guidelines, standards, and best practices
  • Regularly conducting user research and also evaluating user feedback
  • Presenting and defending key milestone deliverables and designs to peers as well as executive level stakeholders
  • Staying aware of the latest UI trends and technologies