UX Designer | Tiller

UX Designer

Contract Position

We are looking for an experienced UX Designer to design digital experiences that solve complex problems and meet user needs. In this role, you should be an analytical and creative designer who is able to turn ideas into impactful digital experiences.

What you get to do:

  • Be responsible for ensuring a world-class user experience in terms of clarity of meaning, discovery of features, and speed of use
  • Interview stakeholders and review business requirement documents to determine the purpose and goals of products
  • Conduct user research and testing
  • Create personas through user research and data
  • Create sitemaps, information architectures, user stories, user flows, wireframes, and prototypes
  • Find creative ways to solve UX problems (e.g. usability, findability)
  • Collaborate with our Project Managers, Chief Design Officer, design team, and frontend developers to create intuitive, user-friendly web and mobile experiences
  • Work closely with the development team to ensure successful product execution
  • Engage in constructive debate; providing rationale for your choices, while being willing to respectfully challenge ideas to build better experiences
  • Keep current with new UX and technology trends

You may be fit for this role if you:

  • Have a strong portfolio of successful UX and other technical projects
  • Are highly intelligent and an exceptional problem solver
  • Understand product requirements and user psychology
  • Have superb spatial reasoning
  • Analytical mind with a business acumen
  • Deeply appreciate how different platforms involve different usage patterns
  • Get deeply involved with challenges and will persevere at length to achieve victory
  • Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture
  • Proficient in design software (e.g. Sketch, Invision, Adobe Creative Cloud, UXPin)
  • Are organized, efficient, and committed to get the job done
  • Have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Maintain a willingness to learn new skills and a continual effort to improve and refine skills
  • Respond positively to feedback and demonstrate discipline in application
  • Have a passion for designing exceptional user experiences and a desire to go the extra mile
  • Education in Design, Computer Science, Engineering or a related field

It would be an asset if you:

  • Have experience with web and mobile UX design
  • Have a working knowledge of the capabilities and constraints of web frontend technologies including HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript
  • Have experience with Jira
  • Have the ability to see opportunities for improvement everywhere
  • Have a pragmatic approach to balancing perfectionism with getting the job done
  • Are proficient in a Mac OS environment

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