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UI Design Specialist

Iztok Franko

Website Qatar Airways

About The Job

Responsible for designing unique user-centric products and experiences. Turn any user-experience journey into an intuitive and smooth design, working in agile teams, with developers, UX designers and co-writers.

Key Responsibilities

    • Optimize existing user interface designs, and design and deliver intuitive, user-centred designs optimized for a wide range of devices and interfaces. Apply the latest advancements in the UI industry to design outputs.
    • Create visual designs that effectively communicate product function and brand identity, including the design and production of screen layouts, colour palettes, typography, user interface elements, and icons.
    • Produce user requirement specifications, journey maps, service blueprints, personas, storyboards, scenarios, flowcharts, interactive prototypes, and design specifications.
    • Make and present design decisions to improve the information architecture of the design, based on fundamental design thinking principles, Qatar Airways’ design system and style guides.
    • Participate in ideation and conceptual development of new products and features, within an interdisciplinary team that includes creative and market leads, product managers, and developers.
    • Work in agile team, collaborating closely with developers and copywriters, work with UX designers to execute their vision for the product, making sure every page and step a user will experience falls within that vision.
    • Work with the user testing and research teams to test designs, measure their success and iterate based on user feedback.
    • Develop designs spanning different devices; ensuring best practices are followed based on device platform, key audience and user behaviour.
    • Develop designs with the user at their core, ensuring they meet users’ needs expectations at that specific point in their journey and helping them complete the desired task quickly, and without friction.
    • Perform other department duties related to his/her position as directed by the Head of the Department.


About you:

In order to be able to perform in this role you must have Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent with Minimum 4 years of job-related experience and experience with customer experience, design thinking, design research, user interface design, graphic design and motion graphic.

Essential Experience

    • Be creative and ahead-of-the-curve.
    • Proven proficiency in Figma, Adobe XD, Sketch, Protopie, Zeplin and Photoshop.
    • Understanding of basic front-end languages for better collaboration with front end engineers: HTML5, CSS3 Javascript.
    • A portfolio of work demonstrating compelling design solutions for end-to-end experiences
    • Ability to work extensively with cross-funcutional teams.

Preferred Experience

  • Experience working in a fast-paced, agile team environment.

To apply for this job please visit www.linkedin.com.

Iztok Franko

I am passionate about digital marketing and ecommerce, with more than 10 years of experience as a CMO and CIO in travel and multinational companies. I work as a strategic digital marketing and ecommerce consultant for global online travel brands. Constant learning is my main motivation, and this is why I launched Diggintravel.com, a content platform for travel digital marketers to obtain and share knowledge. If you want to learn or work with me check our Academy (learning with me) and Services (working with me) pages in the main menu of our website.