Job Title: Senior UI/UX Designer

Department: IT & Digital

Team: Digital

 

Job Description

This position requires an individual who is passionate about design aesthetic. The candidate will create impactful digital platforms that complement the digital transformation journey at g&m. He/she will participate in projects that play a major role in shaping how our customers interact with us. The projects include customer-facing website and portal to acquire and retain potential and existing customers. The candidate will understand business requirements, and create UI/UX to provide the best possible user experience. He/she needs to have strong design skills and philosophy, as well as capable of converting the design into implementable UI components. Reports directly to IT and Digital Manager.

 

A day in the life:

  • Create unique digital platforms and services with team members to engage users with valuable experience in the insurance landscape
  • Translate complex user needs, style guides, and business requirements into simple and elegant website features
  • Conduct UX research, analyse the results and translate into better design
  • Propose designs that result in the best possible user experience and is technically feasible
  • Design user flows, wireframes, interfaces and prototypes in an iterative manner
  • Work with developers and UIUX designers to ensure quality of output, and participate in continuous user testing
  • Collaborate within a team comprised of diverse and complementary skills
  • Gathering and evaluating user requirements, in collaboration with product managers and engineers
  • Illustrating design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
  • Designing graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets
  • Build page navigation buttons and search fields
  • Develop UI mock-ups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like
  • Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches and tables)
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colours and images
  • Conduct research on user behaviour and create surveys for users
  • Launch several iterations of a design to see which works best
  • User-first mindset — lots of empathy, advocacy, and a passionate drive to do what’s right
  • Guide junior UI/UX designers to achieve deliverables and objectives.

 

What you need:

  • Diploma or degree in Graphics Design, User Experience, Graphics Communication, Computer Science or relevant fields
  • At least 6 years of experience in designing web / mobile products
  • Experienced in designing for mobile, tablet and desktop responsive designs, basis on mobile first approach.
  • Experienced in design tools like Sketch, Photoshop, illustrator or InDesign, and/or other related software
  • Experienced in using platforms like Adobe XD to create animations that portray strong UI flow
  • Experienced in creating interactive prototypes
  • Proven work experience as a senior UI/UX Designer or similar role
  • Good understanding of front end UI development stack to translate the design into real implementation.
  • Good understanding of design philosophy and user experience design
  • Eye for visual aesthetics and attention to details
  • Team player and able to work collaboratively with other members in team
  • Able to multi-task and handle multiple assignments with tight timelines
  • Able to manage different stakeholders including business users and development who may have conflicting priority and constraints within a project.
  • Please provide your portfolio in addition to your resume. It can be attached softcopy or an URL

 

What we offer:

  • Centrally located office in Shenton Way, connected to Tanjong Pagar MRT
  • Flexi working hours for employees with commitments
  • An office environment that is designed to be comfortable
  • Regular company and team outings
  • Accommodative time off program
  • Comprehensive Medical coverage

 

Why g&m

We believe that happy employees are the most productive employees. And that has always been our motto for the office environment.