UI/UX DESIGNER



UI/UX DESIGNER

Toronto, Ontario  - Permanent


Job Description

We are looking for an experienced UI/UX Designer who has weathered product release cycles and
deployed successful products to customers. You’ll be joining the Product Team to help drive the
evolution, UX, and visual design of our product suite. Design is a key ingredient in our mission to build
products that our users love and you'll be integral to our success.


What You’ll Do:
 Work across the entire product lifecycle from concept to delivery and will create documentation,
wireframes, prototypes (for communication and validation), pixel perfect mockups.
 In conjunction with Design research, help define priorities and usability studies to validate designs
and identify future areas of opportunity.
 With strong focus on key user problems, create rich and delightful experiences that balance user,
business and technical needs.
 Rapidly iterate with others at varying levels of fidelity to develop elegant solutions for complex
problems.
 Own the creation of consistent experiences across products through user-centered design
processes, including competitor analysis, personas, sitemaps, process flows, wireframes, mockups and interactive prototypes.
 Ensure consistency across digital experiences and contribute to our library of components,
patterns and design system
 Provide coaching and mentoring within the Design team and to the broader team. You will also
participate in growing our design team and scaling our practice globally.


Must Have Skills:

You Have:

 Minimum 4 years experience shipping software products
 Undergraduate degree or post-secondary education in a related discipline such as HumanComputer Interaction, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Computer Science, Interactive Media,
Web Design, Information/Business Technology or related field.
 Excellent design skills (layout, type, color, interaction) combined with big picture thinking and
strategic prioritization
 Comprehensive understanding of user-centred design principles, prototyping at varying levels of
fidelity, and validating your designs
 Understanding of responsive design.
 Able to adapt approach and process to fit project goals, timelines and other parameters.
 Comfort with ambiguity, an iterative design process, independently engaging cross-functional
teams, and driving ideas forward throughout the product development lifecycle
 Proficiency in Sketch, InVision, Adobe Creative Suite —any tools you use to effectively
communicate your designs


Nice to Have Skills:

Bonus Points For:

 Understanding of front-end technologies (HTML, CSS) and ability find creative solutions within its
limitations
 Experience with micro interactions, motion design, and behavior design
 Appreciation for the broad spectrum of design from research to implementation
 Understanding of accessibility and WCAG guidelines


Details:

Starting: ASAP