We're looking for a UI designer to create modern and great looking designs across all our web and mobile products. You will be an important member of the WinkTales User Experience & Design team and help guide the visual language for products that support both WinkTales and Clients . At WinkTales, you'll have the opportunity to define how users interact and use our applications within the sharing economy and be a true innovator in the services space.
This position works closely with UX Director, UX project managers, Developers and Visual designers to create engaging designs that reflect business requirements, support user needs, and are technically feasible. Qualified candidates will be experienced UI designers who can quickly work on to create wireframes and ideas into elegant solutions and finished mocks.
Duties & Responsibilities
Collaborate with product management and engineering to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience
Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering
Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks
Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
Conduct user research and evaluate user feedback
Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards
Experience of designing User Experience and Interfaces and the associated Design Thinking and Process.
Conceptual understanding of User Interface Design and the Design Process.
Strong understanding of web and mobile platforms, particularly iOS, Android and Windows Phone7.
Understanding of common software project management practices and software development practices
Understanding of the limitations of web and mobile, with approaches/ideas to flex those boundaries.
In-sync with recent design standards and trends.
Good eye for details and aesthetics: layout, grid systems, colour theory and typography.
Additional skills in flowing areas would be an advantage.
Should be able to convert Photoshop or Illustrator file in to HTML and CSS.
Front end Technologies: In-depth knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3, Java script, Bootstrap etc
The ideal candidate will be an inspiring and confident team player with:
Any relevant educational qualification.
1 to 3 years of experience as UI Designer
WinkTales is an Experience Design firm, based out of Bangalore and having clients world-wide. We help Organisations solve their business challenges using creativity. We work in the following 3 domains
User Experience : UX Research, Full cycle UX/UI Design, Usability Testing for Website and Apps
Customer Experience : Branding, Communication, Digital/Social Media content creation