Senior User Experience Designer


Company description

Amplifyn is a specialized software product engineering team in Colombo, Sri Lanka. We strive to become the best platform for reaching the full potential of our people, which makes us a specialized product engineering team. You will work with software product engineering teams in the European region, to identify opportunities and push boundaries with superior UX. If you have the passion and curiosity to design software products that are redefining norms we have a perfect opportunity for you.

What we offer

  • We help you build a healthy, comfortable work from home environment
  • Opportunity and guidance to apply UX practices in real world products
  • Exciting opportunities to grow your career as a product design specialist
  • Dedicated budget and support for professional and personal development
  • Training and mentoring by globally recognized UX design leaders
  • Opportunity to work with passionate people in a value driven company
  • Extensive support for building your personal brand as a UX leader in the community

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior User Experience Designer who has keen interest in designing web applications that are both functional and usable.

What do we look for in you?

  • Facilitate problem framing and product discovery workshops with stakeholders
  • Discover insights on product domain, users and opportunities
  • Hands on experience with prototyping and conducting usability tests
  • A deep understanding on interaction design
  • Design and maintain well documented design systems
  • Experience of industry leading screen design tools to design appealing user interfaces
  • Enjoy maintaining structure, design discipline and conduct design reviews
  • Understanding of platform specific design principles and usability guidelines
  • Provide thought leadership for the user experience team
  • Collaborating with clients and engineering teams to guide on UX outcomes
  • Willingness to learn new design paradigms
  • Provide guidance to other UX team members in the company
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving and skills
  • Experience in agile project management
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Minimum 4 years of related work experience in UX

Technical responsibilities

  • Interpret qualitative and quantitative data into opportunities for improvements of the product features and roadmap
  • Discover, validate, and iterate design solutions based on user feedback through UX methods such as prototyping, A/B testing, usability testing, user interviews, and focus group studies
  • Present the findings of the research and user interface designs with the product owner and rest of the team
  • Create mockups and interactive prototypes, working with other designers and developers to create production ready user interface assets with documentation
  • Maintain and evolve design system guidelines and workflows to maintain the consistency of the user interface design of the products

Delivery responsibilities

  • Provide support to product owners and engineering leaders to ensure projects are successfully delivered
  • Present the work by explaining the rationale behind design proposals
  • Apply best practice and standards, then actively review if they are implemented correctly in your work
  • Follow agile scrum or kanban methodology to ensure UX tasks are delivered as per the milestones set by product owners

Common responsibilities

  • Maintaining a friendly working relationship with all team members and respecting everyone’s work.
  • Participate in peer design reviews and complete the goals that are assigned to you
  • Actively contribute in company initiatives that are assigned in order to achieve the company goals
  • Clearly communicate, both written and spoken, with team and all stakeholders

How to apply

Please forward your resume to