WE’RE HIRING A

UX/UI DESIGNER

We’re looking for a talented UX/UI Designer to join our Product Team at GLI!

The GLI family started in 2004 and has been a competitive force in the ever-evolving iGaming industry ever since. We encourage a culture of empowerment, creative expression and a positive work-life balance. We offer our employees flexible working hours, remote working options, and Medical Aid contributions.

If you’re looking for challenging projects and an exciting industry, then this is the place for you!

GLI is currently working remotely, until it is safe for our employees to return to work. The successful candidate will be virtually onboarded for now.

 Job Purpose:

The UI/UX designer works closely with the product owner and development team to ensure the product makes sense to the user. The UI/UX Designer develops a clear understanding of user needs, is able to build wireframes and build prototypes aligned with the brand colour scheme. The UI/UX designer is ultimately responsible for ease of use and logical flow of steps for the end user, improving the customer experience and increasing customer satisfaction.  

Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Gather user requirements in collaboration with clients, stakeholders and product owners
  • Design elegant solutions from requirements in collaboration with team members
  • Wireframing and Prototyping of user journeys, interactions and design ideas
  • Develop UI mock-ups and prototypes
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Design graphic user interface and navigation elements, like menus, tabs, widgets and buttons
  • Conduct layout and design adjustments based on user feedback
  • Create final graphical designs and images for development and production
  • Review general design, UI and Front-end work
  • Help deliver on general design requirements for all visual assets including marketing campaigns, email templates, banners and presentations
  • Maintain familiarity with the capabilities of various programming technologies (JavaScript, HTML/CSS, etc.) and their impact on development efforts, user interface possibilities, data accessibility, and compatibility across multiple versions of the same platform (web browsers, mobile OS, etc.)
  • Constant, effective communication with users/stakeholders and the broader development team
  • Must be able to gain an understanding of the business, current platform and technology and analytics capabilities

    Skills and Qualifications

    • Tertiary qualification in Design related field
    • 3+ years of relevant work experience
    • Knowledge of accessibility considerations for design
    • Experience with user-centered design that spans across web & mobile
    • Knowledge of design trends
    • Experience with a diverse set of software such as Adobe suite, InVision, Sketch, Illustrator, Photoshop or other design tools.
    • Knowledge of Agile methodologies beneficial
    • Displays positive attitude
    • Demonstrates flexibility in day-to-day work and open to feedback
    • Self-motivated and proactive
    • Enjoys working in a team and has a collaborative nature
    • Able to think logical and objectively with the ability to think outside of the box and therefore see the bigger picture
    • Comfortable working under pressure and successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously
      How Vacancies Work:
      Once we have received your resume, our HR Team will review it shortly. If you’ve reached the interview stage, you’ll then hear from us via email or phone within two weeks. Unfortunately, due to application volumes we can’t give feedback to all applicants. But be sure to keep an eye out, as new job opportunities are posted here regularly.

      APPLY NOW

      Psst! If your skill set is aligned to what we’re looking for – Apply now!

      Please send the relevant information to [email protected]

      Please note we have a number of applicants applying for this position, and therefore we may not be able to contact all applicants individually so if you have not heard from us in 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful.

      EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

      COMPANY PERKS

      OUR OFFICE

      Our office is ideally located in the Century City hub and we rub shoulders with the numerous companies that call it home.

      Right next to Canal Walk Shopping Centre, we have access to all the shops, restaurants and cafes you will ever need. Need to get some fresh air and sun at lunch time? A stroll around Intaka Island is a stones throw away from us.

      Although our office is very special to us, due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, our team is currently working 100% remotely.

      GIVE US A CALL:

      +27 21 422 2884

      SEND US SOME MAIL:

      [email protected]

      VISIT OUR OFFICE:

      One on Estuaries, 2nd Floor,
      No 1 Oxbow Crescent, The Estuaries Way
      Century City, Cape Town,
      7441