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Senior UX / UI Designer

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Aug 10, 2019

Toronto, ON

Permanent

Agent: Mary Beth S.

Job #: 150876

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Own the end-to-end user experience for our web and mobile products
  • Work directly with product management to translate market problems into world-class, user centered solutions
  • Create and document interaction design concepts via personas, journeys, site maps, prototypes and wireframes that illustrate user needs, site structure, flow, layout, and informational relationships
  • Present designs to delivery teams and collaborate with developers to refine user experiences in an agile/lean environment
  • Design and lead user research and usability testing. Meet frequently with customers and use their feedback to inform product design
  • Define pattern libraries and provide UX guidelines that establish UX best practices
  • Envision the future and create presentations that communicate strategic direction

SKILLS:

  • User Flows – Define the user goals and create user flows that communicate how the user will accomplish the tasks required to achieve their goals
  • Wireframes\Mockups– Design the page layout and elements for the various steps in the user workflow
  • Interaction Design – Define the navigation, interaction behavior, and other specifics to communicate how a user should interact with the software to accomplish a task
  • Prototyping – Create high-level prototypes for the purpose of testing the validity of concepts and usability
  • Usability Testing – Iteratively present designs to end users to evaluate the quality of the solution and identify action items to improve the design

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 7+ years experience in User Experience Design or Interaction Design
  • Portfolio of past work demonstrating user-centered design accomplishments
  • Proficiency with your tool set of choice; Visio, Graffle, Axure, InVision etc.
  • Comfortable experimenting, accepting feedback and iterating on ideas
  • Passion for working with a blank canvas of ideas in addition to evolving existing products, and solving complex design problems
  • 3-5 years experience designing highly functional websites or data driven web-based applications
  • 2-3 years experience designing user experiences for B2B software
  • 2-3 years experience working with agile/scrum teams or a team using kanban
  • 1-2 years experience designing for modern front-end web technologies
  • Interactive prototyping skills a plus
  • Mobile design experience a plus 

Client Description:

Our client knows that powerful, intuitive, user-centered solutions are paramount, so they design products that rival leading consumer-based online experiences. Their design team is responsible for creating world-class, user-centered product experiences from concept to final pixel. As the Sr. User Experience Designer you will bring clarity and simplicity to complex business problems and turn research into insights, and insights into elegant experiences. 

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