UI UX Designer

Company: Direct IT Recruiting Inc.

Location: Toronto

Status: 1 Year Contract

Job Reference No: 782

Job Category: UI UX Designer

Career Level: Intermediate

Number of Staff to Supervise: N/A

Work Experience: + years of UI UX design, Sketch, InVision, Axure, CSS, HTML5, Angular, CMS Content Management Systems, SEO

Industry: Bank, Wealth Management

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UI UX DESIGNER

 

Job Title: UI UX Designer

Company: Direct IT Recruiting Inc.

Location: Toronto, Ontario

Status:  1-Year Contract

Job Category: UI UX Designer

Career Level: Intermediate

Work Experience: 3+ years of UI UX design, Sketch, InVision, Axure, CSS, HTML5, Angular, CMS Content Management Systems, SEO

Industry: Bank, Wealth Management

                               

DESCRIPTION:

 

- Creates digital UI user interface designs and UX artifacts (prototypes, user flow diagrams, etc) following digital design and UX best practices, working closely with the team to ensure that the digital design is in sync with the strategy, and technical specifications and is on brand

- Contributes to innovative  and creative UI/UX ideas and concepts for all digital initiatives

- Manages UI development and QA, approval and deployment for all Wealth Management’s digital marketing channels (web, mobile, etc.) that functions cross-browser and device as required and is SEO friendly

- Liaise with cross-functional tactical teams to carry out tactical projects

- Support update intake process end-to-end across all Wealth digital properties, including managing administrative site update requests from internal departments

- Execute ad-hoc digital design and implementation requests

- Regularly update content and digital assets through working closely with marketing colleagues

- Keep up-to-date with design trends and digital technologies; share best practices with team members

 

SKILLS:

- 3+ years of UX design experience

- UI and UX hybrid experience

- Portfolio of past work

- Experience with UI design and asset development 

- Experience with CMS Content Management Systems, CSS, HTML5, Angular, etc…

- Adobe Creative Suite experience

- Experience with prototyping (Axure, InVision, and/or Sketch)

- Good understanding of usability and accessibility standards and SEO best practices

- Strong oral and written communication skills, including the ability to communicate the logic behind your ideas