User Interface Web Developer

(Ottawa & Toronto)

We are looking for an extraordinary talented UX/UI Designer to create amazing user experiences for user-centric web/mobile interfaces.  The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UX/UI skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.​

Responsibilities user interface web developer

  • Collaborate with product management and engineering to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to engineering
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design roadblocks
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
  • Conduct user research and evaluate user feedback
  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards

Qualifications, Knowledge & Skills

  • Post-Secondary education in Graphic Design, Web Design or closely related field is strongly preferred.
  • 3-5 years of experience in UX/UI development and design for mobile devices we want.
  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps
  • BS/MS in Human-Computer Interaction, Interaction Design, or related would knock our socks off.
  • Proficiency in prototyping tool such a Balsmiq would be excellent
  • Experience and proficiency with the common tools such as: Photoshop, Illustrator, OmniGraffle, or other visual design and wire-framing tools
  • Proficiency in HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript for rapid prototyping is a must have.
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction would be out of this world.
  • Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders.
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
    Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies a must
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process is an added bonus
  • Must have excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • A mastery of web standards, user-centered design principles, knowledge of the software development process would give us the warm and fuzzies.
  • Must be able to work under little to no guidance.

Perks of GlobalIQX

  • Quarterly performance bonuses
  • Health benefits
  • An Employee Stock Option Plan
  • A Registered Retirement Savings Plan
  • Onsite game consoles and HD TVs
  • Regular team events and celebrations
  • Vacation spending money (and an IQX shirt to rep on your trip!)