ux designer in toronto

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job details

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location
toronto, ontario
job category
Technologies
job type
temporary
reference number
2096412PROEN
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job description

UX Designer
Toronto

User Experience Designer - Expert

Position Purpose: An Expert User Experience Designer is a user experience specialist who works with project teams to design and deliver high quality client-centered, effective, consistent and usable interfaces. Employs user-centered design principles and human factors best practices to design the optimal client experience solution. Typical scope would include supporting large scale, highly complex enterprise projects that can include enterprise public and secure transactional websites for banking, investing and insurance, as well as mobile. Will work as part of a cross-functional project team and may lead other designers.

- Experience working within a large organization – would be an asset
- Experience with dealing with ambiguity and forming strategic vision – would be an asset
Skills and Competencies:
- Expert understanding of user-centered design techniques & demonstrated ability to incorporate UCD principles into the architecture and design of user interfaces
- Expert ability in gathering and translating requirements from business sponsors, SMEs, users, and business analysts etc
- Expertise in creating, concepts, and Visio wireframe specifications
- Extensive experience with designing for transactional applications
- Extensive experience applying usability testing techniques and principles
- Extensive experience applying a web design standard
- Expert knowledge of web client technologies (browsers, HTML 5, CSS)
- Excellent communication and presentation skills and the ability to articulate ideas effectively
- Expert ability to provide creative solutions balancing user, business and technical needs
- Advanced level proficiency in creating PowerPoint and/or HTML 5 prototypes an asset
- Advanced level proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop an asset
- Advanced understanding of accessibility design issues is an asset
Attributes
Randstad Professionals Canada
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