Senior UX Designer

Toronto, Ontario, Canada · 2018

Description

Therefore is seeking a qualified candidate to be a growth agent within our design strategy department. The selected candidate will engage on projects and products with the product management team in user experience research, strategy and UI/UX design.

What to Expect

As a User Experience Designer at Therefore you will design creative solutions that promote user adoption and ease of use to support the business needs. You will work collaboratively with other teams taking a project from conception, through analysis, prototyping, visual design, finally, to implementation.

In this position, you will also have the opportunity to be an agent for growth, writing thought leadership articles, working on 'karma projects', presenting at conferences and similar outreach engagements.

This position calls for a technically savvy person that is equal parts research analyst, information architect and UX designer. While focused on UX design, the successful candidate will possess a working knowledge of front-end coding practices in order to effectively collaborate with the development team.

You will manage the human-centered design process, understanding real users – their goals, aptitudes, experiences, needs, and motivations. In this role, you will approach design from a user-perspective and balance users' needs alongside business goals and technical capabilities. You will be working closely with product managers, software developers and UX designers to determine necessary features and drive the design of products. This position reports to a Senior Digital Product Manager. The ideal candidate will have experience conducting user research, extracting requirements, designing an interaction framework, iterating on a framework, and presenting ideas to development and management as well as to industry at conferences.

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Special consideration

A candidate will be given special consideration if they have demonstrable experience with the following:

Benefits

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