UX Designer (Web)

Vancouver, BC
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Tammie Letroise-Brown

Job Description:

Services To Be Performed:

  • End-to-end UX Design
  • Take research initiative and get to know our users’ needs by leading research and feedback sessions with our product management team
  • Create user-centered designs by understanding business requirements, voice of the customer, user journeys, customer feedback, and usability findings.
  • Quickly and iteratively create user flows, wireframes, prototypes, high fidelity mockups and detailed UI and visual design specifications.
  • Communicate project statuses with design team and stakeholders regularly.
  • Incorporate customer feedback, technical constraints, and usability findings into design.
  • Develop and maintain detailed information architecture and design specifications.
  • Performing metrics analysis post-launch to inform design/UX optimization efforts.

Required Skills:

  • Degree in design, human-computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent professional experience.
  • 4+ years of experience as a UX designer, interaction designer, information architect, or similar.
  • Fluency in best practices for web-based information architecture and interaction design, user-centered design process, as well as strong knowledge of user experience principles and techniques.
  • Experience designing applications with multiple user touch points with specialty in web design.
  • Portfolio of work demonstrating breadth and depth in UX and visual design. This should also include approach and process.
  • Professional proficiency in high-fidelity mockup and prototyping tools such as Sketch, Invision, or equivalent.
  • Ability to work efficiently and demonstrate a bias for action in a fast-paced, often ambiguous environment.
  • Comfort presenting to audiences up to and including executive leadership.

Preferred Skills:

  • Ability to work in a highly ambiguous and rapidly changing startup environment, willingness to roll up your sleeves and pitch in.
  • Background working in a collaborative multi-disciplinary UX team
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and storytelling skills
  • Excellent understanding of UX design and software development
  • Able to identify and mitigate risk on projects
  • Experience working within a high-growth, technology company would be highly beneficial.