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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

 

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