UX Designer Jobs in Ottawa – Ontario – Canada at Enghouse Interactive
Title: UX Designer
Company: Enghouse Interactive
Location: Ottawa – Ontario – Canada
Type: Full Time
Category: Design/Web/Multimedia, Creative Arts/Media
Want to be involved in a UX design role that is core and central to the product value and not just an afterthought? At Enghouse we design solutions with truly awesome experiences – it is what differentiates us from our competition. If you want to be part of a team that is creative, innovative, and agile in UX design and to work across TV, mobile, and web devices then this role is for you. We are looking for a creative and highly motivated UX Designer to become a valued member of our UX design team.
What will you do?
Work with UX Designers, Product Managers, Developers, and other stakeholders to discover and understand the user’s needs
Bring your own set of unique skills and experiences to the table so that the UX design team is a well-rounded advocate for the user
Collaborate with other members of the UX design team to ensure the best user experience possible
Participate in design sprints to rapidly come up with ideas to solve complex usability problems
Create interactive prototypes for usability testing and documentation purposes
Take a complex technical problem and solve it with a simple design
Mock up various high-fidelity design solutions to solve usability issues quickly
Update design requirements for the development and product management teams
Review other UX designers’ work and provide feedback to ensure a quality product
What will you NOT do?
Work on the Enghouse web site
Create PowerPoint slides, marketing banners, and advertisements
What do we expect you to know/have?
At least 2-3 years of professional experience working within the UX domain
A bachelor’s degree or diploma in Design, Human-Computer Interaction, or equivalent program
Portfolio demonstrating excellence in digital product design, including user flows, wireframes, prototypes, and polished UI mockups
Proficiency in design software such as Adobe XD, Figma, or similar programs
Experience with prototyping tools such as ProtoPie and Axure
Strong visual and graphic design skills, with a keen eye for good design
High attention to detail with the ability to create pixel-perfect designs
Capacity to understand user flows and the ability to create flow diagrams
Natural curiosity by asking insightful questions, actively listening, and engaging more deeply with problems
Strong communication and writing skills with the ability to document the design for development and product management teams
Be comfortable working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
Knowledge of current UX trends and technology
What is nice to have?
Be comfortable working in Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design, and After Effects
Knowledge of tools such as Confluence & Jira
Familiarity with cable TV and TV streaming services
Ability to create/conduct usability tests and analysis to improve the user experience