UX Designer – Fortune 50 Technology Company

Full time Blockgram
Montreal, QC, CA

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Blockgram is searching for a UX Designer for one of our largest clients in the Montreal, Canada area.
Develop and deliver software solutions using leading-edge technologies. Technologies like Augmented Reality, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computer, Big Data and Analytics.  In a nutshell, working in the team means getting the chance to work on latest technologies through innovative projects.

WHY YOU WILL LOVE WORKING HERE

  • You will be learning a new and exciting industry full of challenges and opportunities for innovation
  • You will help the company grow to the next level
  • A fun and dynamic working environment
  • A ‘wear pretty much whatever you want as long as it’s not fishnet’ dress code
  • Foosball tournaments and video games - bring your A game
  • Bagels every Friday and an endless supply of caffeine
  • Regular Social Outings – because we believe in play just as much as hard work

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

We are looking for an intermediate to Senior User Experience Designer to work with our engineering and product teams to improve the awesomeness of our applications and services.

To be specific, responsibilities will include:

  • You will be the go to person for all UX matters.
  • Evangelize on all things UX.
  • Learn from and teach others on how to improve the user experience on a daily basis.
  • Deeply understand the users of our products by conducting field studies, usability testing, creating and maintaining user journeys and any other artifacts you see fit. You will also make sure that we all understand our users by communicating and involving the company in your user research.
  • Work with the teams to identify opportunities and make recommendations to enhance the user experience and stickiness of our products and services.
  • Produce wireframes, prototypes and any other artifacts you deem important to ensure the proper implementation of your vision.

THE UX DESIGNER OF OUR DREAMS

  • Min 2 years in designing the user experience of desktop, web and mobile (Android) applications.
  • Min 2 years with wireframe design tools like Basalmiq, Axure, Illustrator, Visio or others
  • Knowledge of capabilities and limitations of modern software technologies (web browsers, Desktop and mobile software development)
  • Ideally you are bilingual (but if you’ve got good English or French, you’ll be fine)
  • Experience in design thinking, contextual design, user centered design or similar methodologies.
  • Experience in working in an agile environment.
  • Multi-touch design and best practices.
  • Great communication skills
  • Creativity
  • Autonomy
  • Detail-oriented and precision
  • Team player
  • Organizing skills