UI and Interaction Designer (contract for 6 months)

Job level Entry
Work exp 1 Year To 3 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Shatin
Employment type Contract
Industry Internet / Digital / eCommerce
Job function Design > Visual Merchandiser
Published On 17/08/2019

SagaDigits consists of an award-winning team with a mission to deliver effective big data solutions to fulfill evolving business needs in Hong Kong and other parts of the world. SagaDigits provides data mining, cleansing, extraction, and analytic services using different big data, artificial intelligence, and edge computing technologies. Our clients include 15 famous shopping malls and 100 venues in Hong Kong, Macau and China. We aim to bring revolutionary improvement to all businesses through path-breaking technologies, and collaborate with our clients in innovative ways to unlock business potential using our expertise in data collection, natural language processing, visual recognition, and statistical modelling.

 

We are looking for a UI and Interaction Designer, work under contract for 6 months, to join the Design and User Experience team. You are required to have the ability to deploy strong design fundamentals, user-centric principles, and brand vocabulary. The ideal candidate will have an eye for clean and compelling designs, feel comfortable translating high-level requirement and interaction flows and transform them into clean, intuitive and on-brand user interfaces. You should be familiar with iterative design sprints, various research methods, and design communication techniques to collaboratively to get a high accessible solutions.

Responsibilities

• Design and search products within the SagaDigitals platforms including indoor map, data analytic tools

• Designs interactive and interface design solutions for screen-based software applications and systems based on established design principles and in accordance with design strategy, practices, and guidelines. 

• Seamlessly join various teams at any point within a product cycle to design natural interactions and flows

• Develops and implements interactive and interface design plans, changes, specifications, and reusable design elements for new and existing products.

• Work well with various digital product teams with differing priorities and criteria

• Work with the design team to develop interaction design patterns in multiple digital product categories

• Work with design team on digital product specific style guides

• Wireframe and prototype user flows

• Work with engineers to understand technical feasibility of existing and proposed user interfaces

 

Eductation & Experience

• Degree in User Interface Design, Interaction Design, Graphic Design, or a related field or equivalent work experience

• 1-3 years of professional experience designing for interactive online experiences, including web and mobile experience. eCommerce experience is a plus.

• Portfolio of live examples of work

• Mastery of your tools, e.g. Adobe products, image processing tools and interactive prototyping tools.

 

Preferred qualifications

• Experience with application of design theories, principles, and concepts of information technology and consumer product and service design Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

• Strong understanding and experience in designing and implementing research and data collection plans for interactive and interface design testing and acceptance.

• Solid working knowledge of modern HTML, CSS, and Javascript

• Experience wireframing and/or designing awesome sites or apps

• High proficiency with standard design tools such as Sketch, Photoshop, and Illustrator

• Self-motivated and able to manage schedule against multiple milestones and release dates

• Experience with location-based systems or map-related applications

• Excellent problem-solving and communication skills

 

Preferred Skills

• Ability to solve challenging problems 

• Ability to work independently as well as with team members.

• Collaborator who can help grow the team

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong organizational and analytical skills.

• Excellent communication skills to explain complex technical issues to non-technical team members.