Senior Experience Designer

Toronto, ON M5V 2H2 | Contract

Job ID: 58374 Industry: Other Area(s)

Senior Experience Designer

Location: Toronto

Type: 6-Month Contract, With Potential to Convert to Fulltime

Our client, a major organization within the consultation industry, has asked Bagg Technology Resources to assist them in finding a Senior Experience Designer to join their prestigious organization on a contract to permanent opportunity basis. You will be responsible for the navigation, organization, interaction design, and business/user process engineering for leading-edge Web solutions, software, mobile and other interactive devices. This involves application of user-centered design methods to translate user needs, business objectives, and technology capabilities into world-class user experience for leading companies.
 

Why Join?

This organization revolves around curious and creative people who are passionate about technology. Their collaborative culture values ideas and diverse perspectives from all. You’ll also have the opportunity to work on a very large multi-phase digital transformation journey. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Evaluate existing sites in terms of their persuasiveness, emotional design, and conversion; assess properties for usefulness, usability, visual design, content, and branding
  • Lead participatory design/user testing sessions; lead Information Architects in the sessions
    Identify and document meaningful patterns from the user research, audit the findings; provide recommendations to the client/internal team based on findings
  • Lead development of personas/segmentations based on research findings; integrate personas/segmentations with related deliverables such as opportunity maps and wireframes
  • Prepare, conduct, and analyse behavioral in-context research events
  •  Identify opportunities to create business value and improve the user experience
  •  Execute participatory requirements gathering sessions, participate in debrief sessions
  • Conduct and analyze stakeholder interviews to understand key success factors for a project or pursuit
  • Present concepts to clients and internal stakeholders with research and best practice annotations
  • Assist in creating strategies for persuasive design with oversight and guidance
  • Develop Navigation Model, Primary and Secondary Navigation structure
  • Develop Sitemap with all levels as required
  • Analyze task flows, task decompositions and create optimal Task Flow
  • Develop frameworks describing key aspects of proposed experience, how it reconciles business/user needs
  • Create prototypes using tools such as InDesign, Visio, Axure as required
  • Mentor junior Information Architects towards client delivery and excellence
  • Conduct periodic Knowledge Sharing sessions

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree required or equivalent military experience
  • Degree preferred in design-related discipline: Interaction, Information or Interface design; Human-Computer Interaction; Design Planning; Graphic Design; Communications
  • 3-4 years of industry experience
  • Well-versed in user-centered design methods and techniques
  • Proficient to expert in: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Visio, Microsoft Office
  • Excellent analytical and process-oriented skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  •  Experience in working on multiple projects simultaneously
  •  Ability to work collaboratively on multi-disciplinary teams
  •  Prior experience in a consulting firm or agency preferred
  • Prior experience in UI design for mobile devices a plus
  • Must display strong mobile app (native iOS/android) experience within an agile working environment

 

To apply, please click Apply Online or submit your resume by email to: OBUresume@bagg.com

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Accommodations are available upon request to support your participation during all stages of the recruitment process.


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