Front End Designer

Job Type
Permanent
Salary
5,000,000 JPY - 8,000,000 JPY per year (negotiable based on experience)
Japanese Level
None
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date
ASAP
Location
Tokyo

Description

One of the leading e-commerce companies in the world is looking to hire a Front End Designer for their Data Platform Section.

 

The Section is building out a world-class enterprise data platform that looks to streamline the processes involved with ingesting, transforming and exposing data to support the company's data-driven mantra.

 

As a member of the Data Platform Section, you will be responsible for crafting the user experience for the data platform, which will include working with the users and product owner(s) in order to understand the requirements, designing mockups, determining the overall aesthetic and streamlining the information architecture and user interfaces across the different tools to provide a single coherent user experience. You'll take on complex tasks and transform them into intuitive, accessible and easy-to-use solutions for thousands of internal users and also businesses that work with the company— from the first-time user to the sophisticated expert.

 

【Responsibilities】

‐Support the definition of the user model and lead the design of the user interface for the Data Platform; develop high level and/or detailed storyboards, mockups, and prototypes to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas based on both qualitative and quantitative data

‐Work directly with developers to ensure the successful implementation of design specifications

‐Research the user interfaces used in industry-leading tools in the market to ensure the interface is intuitive

‐Implement responsible web design principles to ensure a cohesive user experience

‐Work with the UI developer to implement analytics to identify usability issues and make constructive suggestions for change

‐Design other marketing/advertising materials for internal marketing

Required Skills

‐Web design experience that includes graphic design, front-end web design and website optimization

‐Knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, Javascript

‐Knowledge of UI Prototyping Tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, XD, Sketch etc)

 

Preferred Skills

‐Experience with Design Thinking, Business Analysis, Requirements Gathering

‐Experience with Information Management concepts (Data Modelling, ETL, MDM etc)

‐Knowledge of source control software (Git/Github)