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Senior UX Designer

INTERSECT

ContractuxTorontoCanadaPosted 21 days ago

Description

As our Senior UX Designer, you will drive the creative process for innovative and effective design solutions for mobile and web apps. It's your role to understand complex business requirements, personas and product features to produce wireframes, As our Senior UX Designer you will be the creative force behind innovative and effective design solutions for mobile and web apps. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to take complex business requirements, personas, and product features and transform them into beautiful user interface mockups, awe-inducing prototypes, and sexy component guides.

Reporting to the Director of Product Design, you will be responsible for leading design execution, quality control, and fighting for the end user. You will be collaborating closely with Product Managers, UI/UX Designers, Copywriters, Product Strategists, and Engineers.

You'll also be in charge of:

  • Contributing to product definition and features
  • Leveraging business requirements, user flows and strategic objectives to create user interfaces
  • Generating user interfaces, prototypes, mockups and component guides
  • Creating mockups for mobile, tablet (iOS and Android) and responsive web
  • Incorporating brand guidelines when required
  • Working with stakeholders to ensure product goals and needs are met within design
  • Collaborating with mobile and web application developers to ensure successful development
  • Presenting proposed solutions to external stakeholders and internal teams
  • Working within project schedules and multi-tasking like a boss to meet deadlines
  • On-going communication with the Product Team Lead
  • Monitoring deliverables against timelines
  • Ensuring day-to-day deliverables are met
  • Advocating for the user experience

Requirements

Experience-wise, this is what we're looking for:

  • 5+ years of work experience as a UX Designer
  • Experience in a client facing role
  • Strong portfolio of mobile and responsive web apps
  • Excellent understanding of UI best practices as well as current trends in product design
  • Awareness of best practices for accessibility (WCAG 2.0 AA) across native and responsive apps
  • Strong understanding of atomic design principles and systems design
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent understanding of composition, colour, imagery, and typography
  • Excellent communication, organization, and leadership skills
  • Experience with Sketch, InVision and Zeplin
  • Advanced proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Working knowledge of HTML/CSS and an understanding of JavaScript

Benefits

SOME OF THE BENEFITS OF WORKING AT INTERSECT

We’re big believers that the main benefits of working at INTERSECT is the fact that you will find yourself surrounded by incredible and intelligent people working on challenging problems, but we of course deliver the expected benefits and beyond including:

HEALTH AND WELLNESS
Comprehensive extended health care coverage, paid Mat & Pat leave, an energy pod for naps, and standing desks for those who opt-in to them, healthy snacks, and an environment that cares about your wellbeing.

FUN
Off-site adventures, ping-pong, unique traditions, monthly birthday celebrations, Lunch and Learns, and a relaxed office environment. Show up and be your wonderful self.


OFFICE FUEL
Catered lunches every Wednesday, healthy snacks, freshly-ground coffee, breakfast food, and Beer O’clock.


TOWN HALL
To stay connected we have weekly town halls to celebrate milestones, share updates, and welcome new hires.

Interested in learning more?

Our Culture: https://www.weareintersect.com/careers/

INTERSECT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

If you’re interested in being on the bleeding edge of technology, tackling exciting problems from different industries, and constantly being pushed to learn --- apply below

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