UI/UX Designer at Vention in Montreal, Canada

Vention.io, the 1st digital manufacturing platform dedicated to machine design, is seeking a talented UI/UX Designer to join our dynamic team.

The Role

The UI/UX designer will be responsible for the delivery of user experience design (UX/UI) across multiple channels, most significantly our the community/eCommerce website and our cloud-CAD design tool. The candidate must possess the ability to understand and balance business requirements & user insights, and be confident in translating them from preliminary concepts to detailed, best-in-class UI/UX.

Specifically they will be responsible to;

  • Conceptualize, design and deliver wireframes, prototypes, flow diagrams, user scenarios, interactions, user interface, information architecture and any other assets that may be required.
  • Deliver fact based solutions that adhere to the Design Principles and UX/UI best practices.
  • Provide insights and learnings from the industry in order to guide the development of the UI/UX
  • Make sure all designs adhere to delivery strategies including but not limited to responsive design, WCAG guidelines, etc.
  • Creating design guidelines for company various products and ensuring brand consistency across design.
  • Aid in user research through benchmarking, usability and prototype testing, focus groups and other quantitative and qualitative user experience methods along with a dedicated user research team.
  • Contribute to product development and management through user experience design for a fast-paced and agile product team

Qualifications

  • Minimum 4-6 years of relevant UX/UI experience
  • Thorough understanding of usability, web information architecture, design best practices and industry standards
  • Experience with Invision, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and other digital imaging products
  • Creativity and flexibility with respect to idea generation and problem-solving
  • Strong understanding of web and mobile technologies and associated design principles
  • Exceptional attention to detail, precision and a user-first orientation
  • Proven organizational, planning and project management skills
  • Strong communications skills including ability to champion user experience
  • Ability to work in a team and collaborate effectively.
  • Thrives in a fast-moving, performance driven environment

Mindset

  • Positive, will-to-win attitude with highly developed sense of accountability and ownership
  • Ability and willingness to adapt to breakneck speed of execution
  • Proactive problem solver capable of identifying issues and generating solutions
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to coordinate multiple streams of work independently; close attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and team skills

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