Product Designer

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  • Category
    Information Technology - Graphics / Multimedia
  • Contract Type
    Temporary/Contract
  • Location
    Kanata, Ontario

We are currently recruiting for a Product Designer located in Kanata, ON for an on-going contract opportunity. Our ideal candidate has 5 years of experience as a Product Designer for Web Projects. You will be working for a fast-growing company with a dynamic culture and excellent benefits. This is a great opportunity for an energetic individual who is looking to grow both in this field and their personal career.

Product Designer Responsibilities include:

Understand and analyze user needs and business requirements and translate them into desirable, viable and feasible experiences.


Employ a user-centered design process to support the overall business strategy.
Stay on top of emerging UX design methods and trends.
Collaborate on end-to-end iterative UX projects, including persona creation, wireframing, and high-fidelity prototyping.
Present and iterate designs based on peer review, user research and user testing.
Encourage empathy and advocate for the end user.
Sketch, design and prototype solutions for multiple platforms.
Create elegant, responsive web layouts for desktop, tablet and mobile.
Seek out and leverage the insights from our research and analytics teams to inform your designs.
Build strong, collaborative relationships within our client’s location and with our clients 3rd party partners.
Improve and contribute to our Design System and digital standards.

Product Designer Qualifications:

A bachelor’s degree in HCI, CS, Design, or other relevant field, or equivalent experience.


A portfolio of design work samples for web and mobile applications that demonstrates a proven track record of simple design solutions, featuring interaction design work.
Passion for solving design problems while understanding that great experiences come from collaborative decision-making.
The ability to use pencil and paper for sketching ideas and lo-fi prototypes, and knowledge of digital design and prototyping tools.
The capacity to articulate design decisions and rationale to non-design partners and peers.
An appetite for technology and desire to stay on top of evolving visual design best practices and global mobile product trends.
Motivation to prioritize and manage workload and meet critical project milestones and deadlines.
Knowledge of user-centered design practices, usability, and accessibility.
A soft spot for typography and layout.

Product Designer Nice to haves:

Ability to think at a high level about product strategy and vision
Familiarity with front-end development.

If you are interested in this Product Designer job in Kanata, Ontario apply by clicking apply now. If you would like to speak with me further about this opportunity, please call 905 896 8225 and ask for Michael

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