UX Designer

Tech · Kingston, Kingston
Department Tech
Employment Type Contractor
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

UX Designer

It's Pixel Perfect Limited is a digital media agency specializing in business transformation, market transformation, and experience transformation across multiple platforms. We are seeking a UX Designer to help us spearhead our digital product team as we identify opportunities, innovate and develop digital solutions to achieve business goals and improve lives.

Our ideal candidate will be excellent at developing UX strategies and possess more than 3 years of agile experience in UX Design, product & project management, and people management. You must have a customer-first mindset towards business and technology and enjoy collaborating with a high-performing team to drive results. You will oversee the entire lifecycle of a digital product, from inception to launch.

Objectives of this Role (KPIs)

  • Understand both the end user's needs and the overarching business goals
  • Creating a Product Strategy prioritizing what should be built and when based on user needs to meet business goals
  • Creating a product roadmap (i.e. the strategic project plan of action for the product completion with respect to time)
  • Working closely with the design and development teams to oversee the development of the product.
  • Keep everybody in the organization aligned and working towards a common goal for the product.
  • Those who work in product management--be it a solo product manager or an entire team-guide and manage the planning, development, and launch of the product.

Primary Role and Responsibilities

Research & Strategy

  • User, Industry & Product  Research- Plan and conduct interviews, user surveys, card sorting, user data and usability tests
  • Help define and refine user personas
  • The product, outlining what will be built and why, what the new product or feature should achieve, and how success will be measured 
  • Create use cases, wireframes, sitemap taxonomies, and flow diagrams
  • Working closely with customers, stakeholders, designers, and engineers to build prototypes, give and receive feedback, and refine product requirements
  • Curating and managing an ideas backlog, prioritizing which problems to solve and when based on wider business goals and user needs
  • Translating stakeholder requests and requirements into tasks and projects for the team
  • Acting as the number one point of contact for anything relating to the product
  • Communicating with, and presenting to the leadership team to secure approval for product initiatives

User Experience

  • Writing user stories in collaboration with engineers/developers Identifying opportunities for product improvements, changes, and additions
  •  Conduct usability testing

Core Skills & Competencies

  • A high degree of adaptability to function in an agile environment
  • Adept at handling and analyzing both quantitative and qualitative data
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and teamwork skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A user-centric mindset
  • Excellent project and time management skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Creative and analytical approach to innovative solutions
  • Understanding of interaction design principles

Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field  
  • 3-5 years experience in UX Design, Product Management, or related field
  • Passionate about building great products and solving customer and business problems
  • Strong analytical, prioritization, and negotiating skills
  • Usability and customer-focused design experience a plus

Working Hours and Location

  • We currently work in a hybrid environment
  • Our office is based in Kingston, Jamaica 
  • Normal office hours are 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Monday to Friday 
  • Flexible work arrangement available in most cases (must be agreed with the manager)
  • May be required to work outside of regular working hours as required by assignments

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