Sr. UX/UI Designer

Reports to: Sr. Director, Product

Location: Mid-town Toronto (Avenue & Davenport)

Type: Full Time / Permanent

About Our Company

#movethedial is a global movement with a mission to advance the participation and leadership of all

women in the tech industry. We seek to #movethedial through building awareness, inspiring action,

galvanizing & amplifying collective community and corporate efforts, and through delivering high-impact
programs.

Position

The core of our current business is events-focused, but we are expanding our offering to build a tech platform and bring the ethos of our mission and community online. We are seeking an experienced, energetic, and passionate person to help lead the design of #movethedial’s digital evolution. You will be working closely with a cross functional team to create best in class experiences for the #movethedial community.

Responsibilities

  • Applying user-centred design processes and industry best practices to guide world-class digital experiences for all screen sizes and types that holistically solve customer and business challenges

  • Crafting and leading exploratory design sessions, mapping workshops and other collaborative working sessions with team members and stakeholders

  • Generating user interface sketches and wireframes, as well as helping to create prototypes to test and communicate ideas and solutions

  • Facilitating discussions around your work and its iterations with your peers and stakeholders

  • Leveraging your skills in interpretation of usability testing, user research, and web analytics to uncover insights and identify gaps.

Requirements

  • Experience as a senior UX/UI designer with a body of work that demonstrates your depth of skill, and ability to lead design in projects

  • Ability to gracefully give and receive feedback

  • Hyper-focused on delivering great customer experiences aligned to business outcomes

  • Passionate about modern design practices and methodologies, but flexible enough to think outside the box when required

  • Well-versed in lean digital product development life cycles in a highly-collaborative, agile environment

  • Highly detail-oriented and organized, with exceptional analytical skills

  • Able to facilitate user research interviews, design sprints and communicate design rationale and build consensus

  • Experienced in user-centred design (UCD), information architecture (IA), interaction design (IxD)

  • Comfortable with design tool sets including Sketch, InVision, Google Suite plus whiteboard, pen, paper and stickies!

  • Solid understanding of Web accessibility best practices

Apply now by e-mailing your resumé to careers@movethedial.com

#MOVETHEDIAL Values:

Authenticity - we are committed to showing up whole-heartedly with the highest respect for ourselves and others. We trust and support one another and communicate openly.

Abundance - we believe that we can all win and that we can accomplish more together. We are open, collaborative, and we celebrate and amplify the success of others.

Action - we are optimistic about the future and have confidence in our ability to make a BIG impact by acting instead of talking. We are scrappy and favour progress over perfection.

Inclusiveness - we firmly believe that we are better together and that Diversity and Inclusiveness are critical to the success of all teams.

Passion - we are committed to developing experiences and partnerships that amaze and delight our community.

Grit - we persist because of our passion, even in the face of obstacles.


#movethedial is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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