Product Design

UX UI Designer

Turin, Italy
The Company

Planet Smart City fosters a culture of inclusivity that reflects our mission in addressing one of the most pressing current global issues: affordable housing. More than 1.6 billion people currently live in unsafe and overcrowded housing. We create cities and districts that are economically, environmentally and socially sustainable by integrating the best architecture and engineering with the use of smart technology, digitalisation, resilient infrastructure and intelligent urban planning to provide high-quality, low-cost homes not only for today but for future generations. People and communities are put at the heart of our neighbourhoods, improving lives by enabling a circular economy and offering social innovation programmes, which help promote strong and supportive communities that nurture relationships and are enriched with services at a local level. By embracing high-impact, long-term value creation in all our projects, we want to change cities and lives for the better. Together, we are pioneering new standards for affordable housing which will create lasting value for our business and society present and future.

Job description

Planet Smart City is recruiting a UX UI designer. The role will report to Head of Customization Management in the Digital services area and will work in close collaboration with Software developers, Community Managers and Service designers. In this role, you'll be shaping new features of our digital products from concept to user acceptance tests.

Responsabilities
  • Identifying new features through discovery and validation process, data analysis, design experiment

  • Creating map and prototypes to support the discovery phase

  • Supervising and executing all UX and UI design phases

  • Interacting with the software development team to provide guidelines and features insight

  • Actively supporting user acceptance tests

Experience & Skills Essential
  • Have 5 years of experience as a user experience/user interface designer or similar role

  • Design of specific and customized components for online platforms and Mobile Apps

  • Demonstrated ability to synthesize and present findings, and articulate design rationale

  • Assessment and optimization of current Brand’s UX/UI to enhance user journey

Preferable
  • A portfolio demonstrating how you work as well as your final deliverables is needed.

  • Proficient in English both written and spoken

  • Creation and management of Design Systems, pattern libraries and style guides

  • Ability to define Personas and create Use Cases

  • Proficiency in responsive design, visual hierarchy, and iconography

  • Proficiency in ensuring designs meet accessibility standards

  • Experience collaborating with developers to ensure an efficient and high quality build

  • Knowledge of Adobe CC Suite; specifically XD, Illustrator, Photoshop

  • Proficiency in Sketch App

  • Wireframing and UX prototyping experience (Invision, XD preview, Craft and similar tools)

  • Familiarity with SCRUM, Agile or Design Sprint methodologies

  • Familiarity with Atlassian tools (Jira, Trello)

  • Working as part of a team split across multiple locations

  • Nice-to-Have: Experience in Interaction Design

  • Nice-to-Have: Basic knowledge of HTML/CSS/React Native

  • Nice-to-Have: Knowledge in data visualisation and motion design

  • Knowledge:

  • Investigate and identify, through ad hoc analysis, specific users needs and requirements to enhance digital experience coherently with Brand strategy and positioning

  • Design of specific and customized components for online platforms and Mobile Apps

  • Demonstrated ability to synthesize and present findings, and articulate design rationale

  • Assessment and optimization of current Brand’s UX/UI to enhance user journey

  • Personal qualities:

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and with minimum or no guidance

  • Comfortable working with different cultures and languages

  • Resilient and able to change the course of projects as required

  • A leader able to influence the team, peers and the whole organisation

Education Essential
  • Bachelor’s or graduate degree in Design, Graphic Design, User Experience Design, Interaction Design or related education


IJP : IT-661
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