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Visual Design Leadership Opportunity

Location:
Mississauga, ON
Job Terms:
Permanent
Salary:
DOE
posted by:
Devin Martin
Date:
02/15/2017

Job Description:

Come join this TOP Fortune 500 Company, that specializes in tax & small business software, on the Consumer Design Group as a Principal Visual Designer. We are a design-lead company. We love helping solve complex problems for our customers. Our employees use design thinking principles and methods to transform customers’ lives.

Responsibilities:
Uses expertise as a generalist or specialist to champion significant projects, programs, and business initiatives
Uses broad expertise or unique knowledge and company priorities to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways
Works on complex projects with little or no direction (multiple features or end to end products)
Determines approach and process on new assignments
Articulate complex visions through simple, elegant designs
Raise the bar of our creative execution
Push and evolve visual frameworks, patterns, and brand guidelines
Collaborate with other experience designers, other stakeholders, as they create emotionally engaging designs
Participate in a collaborative, knowledge-sharing design community
Know web and mobile technology, and their impact on the feasibility of design
Direct and deliver design strategies, frameworks, and deliverables on a broad range of projects across business units

Qualifications
A degree in visual design, human computer interaction, or a related field
8+ years of experience delivering products or services, preferably in the SaaS business
Deep knowledge of design principles and methods, innovation, and ideation tools
Expertise with visual design and prototyping tools
Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator
Organized, self-directed, efficient and able to manage multiple and complex projects in a timely manner
A diverse and strong online portfolio that showcases ability to solve customer and business needs
Substantial design improvements across multiple, complex products that meet ease of use, delight and business metrics Deliver phase
Input to the XD roadmap

Imagine a career where your creative inspiration can fuel BIG innovation. Year-over-year, we have been recognized as a best employer and is consistently ranked on Fortune's "100 Best Companies To Work For" and Fortune World's "Most Admired Software Companies" lists. Immerse yourself in our award winning culture while creating breakthrough solutions that simplify the lives of consumers and small businesses and their customers worldwide.
We are expanding our social, mobile, and global footprint with a full suite of products and services that are revolutionizing the industry. Utilizing design for delight and lean startup methodologies, our entrepreneurial employees have brought more than 250 innovations to market – from big data, cloud (SaaS, PaaS) and mobile apps. The breadth and depth of these customer-driven innovations mean limitless opportunities for you to turn your ingenious ideas into reality.