UX/UI Designer

Competition Number: UXD-1904

Publish Date: April 1, 2019

Closing Date: May 15, 2019

Vivid Solutions is hiring. Established in 1996 we are one of Victoria's most respected IT application development and services firms. We are looking for a UX/UI Designer to join our team and work with some of the best in the business.

Roles and Responsibilities:

As a UX/UI Designer you will be taking concepts through a process to produce design artifacts for our application development teams. Your development process will include a research methodology, collaboration and production of defensible user interface designs and models.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a web/mobile designer preferably in an Agile team environment

  • Post-secondary education in Graphic Design, Web Design or related field

  • Expertise in UX design software such as InVision, Sketch, Axure, Photoshop, Illustrator, InVision, UXPin and Balsamiq

  • Expertise in UI development software such as HTML5, CSS3, SASS and JavaScript

  • Experience creating specs for UI deliverables, including UI states and behaviors

  • Experience in iterative UX/UI design and development

  • Experience building low and high fidelity mock-ups for Web and Mobile applications

  • Experience with frameworks such as AngularJS and Node.JS

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience in rapid production of multiple visual UX/UI concepts for comparison and prototyping

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in team settings including synthesizing abstract ideas into concrete design implications while remaining open to feedback and constructive critiques

  • Demonstrated knowledge of responsive design principles, user interaction design and experience and possess a clear understanding of the importance of user-centered design

  • Expertise in capturing requirements and feedback through techniques such as usability tests, focus groups, interviews and co-design workshops

  • A passion for all things UX and other areas of design and innovation and a willingness to play a leadership role in mentoring teams in the UX process

  • Excellent documentation and communication skills with strong attention to detail

  • Knowledge of the software development lifecycle

  • Knowledge of Apple’s Human Interface Guidelines and Google’s Material Design Principles

Remuneration:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance Benefits

  • RRSP Contribution Matching

  • Paid Holidays, Sick Days and Vacation

  • Gym Membership

  • Competitive salary structure with excellent opportunities for continued learning and professional growth

We currently have 1 open position to fill. No HR firms please.

Application Instructions:

To apply for this position, please send your resume and a cover letter to:

careers@vividsolutions.com

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