Senior UX Designer

Martyn Bassett Inc
Location
Toronto, Canada

Description

Company

This is your opportunity to join one of Toronto's highest profile start ups, founded by a serial entrepreneur who has a track record of success launching consumer experience products. This start up of 18 people has created a new product category, disrupting the money transfer and gift certificate industry. Imagine receiving an email money transfer where the receiver unlocks the transaction first by playing a game, or completing a challenge. This first of it's kind product has already captured the attention of the 6 largest banks in the USA and has been financially backed by the largest consumer bank in America.


Mission

Delighting customers with user-centred product design work, by solving customer's problems and tapping into their needs. Researching and understanding the needs and mindsets of their users. Defining product design flows, wireframes, interactions, and visual designs across a range of platforms and products, as well as testing and evaluating the effectiveness of these designs.

As the first member of the Design team, you will run the full experience design process for a project, from discovery and research through to concept development to wireframes to high-fidelity mocks specializing on mobile platforms. This is a KEY ROLE as the user experience is an integral part of the platform and you will be responsible for the user journey experience and creating new products.

A solid grasp of user-centred design, user research, user testing, A/B testing, rapid prototyping, usability and accessibility concerns.

Stay current on emerging UX and digital behaviour trends, as well as identify opportunities to incorporate best current thinking into product designs.

Quickly iterate on multiple visual design explorations to arrive at a simple, but robust solution, accounting for complex requirements.

Design for current experiences while also envisioning and creating new experiences for future features.

Collaborate on and be able to present work to a range of stakeholders—executives, engineers, product managers, business leaders, other UX and visual designers.


Experience & Expertise

  • You are currently a PRODUCT DESIGNER in a hybrid UX + VISUAL DESIGN role, creating MOBILE APPS that rank HIGH in consumer engagement.
  • Products you have designed might include: mobile games, interactive mobile experience, AR/VR sites, entertainment products, messaging platforms, adtech products, children's toys with a web integration component.
  • Your career BEGAN as a Graphic Artist before moving into PRODUCT DESIGN.
  • You have launched a MOBILE PRODUCT into market.
  • You prefer a start up vibe. You WANT to be the first PRODUCT DESIGNER to join this company. You want to be the 19th person to join this company.
  • You have outstanding verbal communication skills and are able to engage with every level of a company: from CEO Founders to Engineers. You can express and communicate a product vision.
  • You are able to work in Downtown Toronto.
  • Your portfolio site is ready to show your best and most recent work.

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