#136316

Product Designer

Location:
Montreal, QC
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
Start date:
08/20/2018
posted by:
Jordyn Hively
Date:
08/06/2018

Job Description:

Duties:

Aquent's client is looking for an extraordinary product designer. Your portfolio demonstrates excellence in digital design execution, website design, and holistic brand expression; including, but not limited to: email, mobile, and web solutions. Working closely with cross-functional teams such as Marketing, Engineering, Production, and Senior Management; you are a natural collaborator and a exceptional communicator. You possess extraordinary visual and user interface design skills, as well as user-centered design principals. You have working knowledge of digital editorial production, interaction design, and visual design experience working on large-scale CMS controlled sites. You have an affinity for colour use, typography, consistency, and a sensitivity to brand expression. While flexing your aesthetic muscles, you are able to grasp and refine highly complex issues and translate them into clean, focused, understandable solutions. Strong communication skills and the ability to stay highly organized is essential. Interest in new technologies in web, mobile, and other devices is required. You should be a self-starter, self-motivated, able to work independently, and perform multiple tasks under minimal supervision. You will be responsible for researching, designing, and prototyping new user experiences based on product requirements. Deliverables include design mockups, prototyping, production of visual assets, and documentation required for proper implementation. You flourish in a dynamic, ever-changing, and deadline driven environment.


Skills: 

  • Extensive knowledge of Adobe CS software
  • Working knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • Experience with optimizing user flows for various applications 
  • Ability to work independently and drive design projects from ideation to completion
  • Skillful at correlating design decisions back to tangible and intangible business benefits
  • Create wireframes and mockups to help partners and users visualize the design
  • Experience in mobile product development
  • 2-3 years experience in a team environment
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to take constructive criticism and feedback
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Willingness to learn new tools
  • Ability to help across multiple brand functions

 
Education: 

  • BA/BS in fine arts, graphic arts, human factors, or equivalent professional experience.

Required Skills:  

  • USABILITY TESTING 
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT 
  • DIGITAL DESIGN 
  • USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN  


Additional Skills: 

  • USER INTERFACE  


Languages: English

  • Read
  • Write
  • Speak


Minimum Degree Required:

  • Bachelor's Degree