A UX designer is in charge of designing the experience lived, living and that will live the user respecting a product and/or system. This field is being very required in the digital world. Among many of their qualities, this professional must have capacities to be flexible on the advances and tools that comes with the new technologies.
It is like the designer were that “bridge between a company and the users” as the ideal is that the buyer can enjoy of the purchase experience since the entrance of the website until it receives and tests their product; for that reason, it is the UX.
If you are intereste in being a UX designer on 2021, we share the abilities needed to succeed in this profession and not die trying, all this according to Burning Glass International company.
The main tools that must know how to use or, at least, have knowledge are:
Adobe Creative Suite will allow you to use applications created by Adobe Systems, which are aimed for graphic and web designers that need tools for graphic, photo, video, audio, animation and other editions.
If you require a UX or a UI (interactive user designer) with a highly competitive profile, you must know to use Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat and Creative Suite. These would help you to be update of the projects and it would let you know how to react when facing any difficulty that can be developed in this area.
Also, you must know about designing processes, according to Universidad Tecnologica Nacional, with this ability, you could establish the modality of development of the productive activities in function of the type of product to elaborate. This would facilitate structuring or doing the bases of the process and the final experience.
Another tool that would help you would be the usage of products management. This ability is one of the most important and fundamental as it would give you the possibility to plan, prevent, plant the production and/or distribution according to the marketing study that has been made previously.
The already mentioned would work to meet the desires, needs and expectations of the customers, with the purpose of doing and delivery of the final product that would develop the company.
Either way, you must have knowledge about the web, Java and Scrum application development.
The first one would allow you to set an application or ideal app for the distribution and sale of the product/service that is accessible from any device. With this, you could be in the two sides of the coin as you will know what was behind the creation, taking into account the customer, and when it is set to test, you could recognize quickly and set solid solutions to the failures or changes in that the target study group can manifest.
In the second one, it is mentioned Java, this computing platform able to execute application developed with Java programming language or compatible with bytecode. It works to create applications and/or processes in diverse devices.
In the third one, it is Scrum, which was created to lightly develop softwares. Among the characteristic of this platform, there is the regular management of the customer expectations, anticipated results, flexibility and adaptation, investment return, risk mitigation, productivity and quality. With this, it can be done periodic meetings that allow to be aware of the production, changes or suggestions that appear in time.