ntelligent Technology Solutions – User Interface Designer

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We are seeking a User Interface Designer(UI/HCI) for our Toronto based client

Responsibilities

  • Design “user experience” concepts and produce corresponding prototypes for desktop applications.
  • Define and document specifications and requirements for UI designs.
  • Support heuristic evaluations and other usability testing activities.
  • Analyze user, customer, and business needs to help define application requirements.
  • Work with standards/best practices for interface usability and responding to usability testing.
  • Consult with internal teams(marketing, technical writing, and software development) to ensure designs are understood, implemented, and communicated accordingly.

Qualifications

  • BS or better in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent.
  • 4+ years of user interface design experience
  • Experience taking user requirements and implementing them into user-centered designs.
  • Strong experience with OOP languages and coding GUI (C#, Java Swing, Qt.).
  • Skills in developing prototypes, both low fidelity (e.g., paper) and high fidelity (including html mock-up and/or code-based prototypes).
  • Research skills in evaluating the impact of technologies on humans.
  • Proven track record for implementing user-centered designs.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows Presentation Foundation and XAML Programming

Desireable

  • Specialized training/experience in Human Factors, HCI or Interface Design