UI Digital Designer

Location: Burnaby
Date Posted: July 24, 2017
Job ID: 9341
Employment Type: Contract

On behalf of our large Burnaby based client, Ignite Technical Resources is seeking a Digital UI Designer to join our client’s Digital Design team on a long-term contract basis (8 months to begin with a high chance of renewal).

The Role:

Reporting to the Design Lead, the role of the Digital Designer is to assist in the production of professional and polished visual designs that consider brand requirements, client goals, product strategy and technical constraints. Candidates should have a growing portfolio of graphic design and web solutions that reflect a range of industry experience. Strong visual composition, typographic, layout capabilities are important considerations.

This role is a great opportunity to work on large projects, gain exposure to enterprise-level teams and add a very recognizable client to your portfolio.

Sample responsibilities and work duties will include:

  • Assist in designing engaging experiences for our consumers across web and mobile
  • Building solid understanding of UI principles
  • Keeping up-to-date on trends and best practices in web and mobile design
  • Participating in creative brainstorm sessions in order to develop conceptual ideas around client objectives
  • Being able to work independently and within tight schedules
  • Proactively bringing new ideas to the table

Core Skills Requirements:

  • 1–2 years of experience designing responsive web experiences and web-based applications
  • Solid Photoshop and Illustrator skills
  • Solid experience using Sketch
  • Familiarity with motion graphics (Adobe After Effects) a plus
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Have a portfolio of work demonstrating your experience

Terms: This is an 8-month contract role. Work will be based onsite in Burnaby. Monday to Friday, casual and dynamic work environment with many client-specific perks.

Please note that only candidates who are eligible to work in Canada and willing to relocate will be considered. Sponsorship cannot be provided for relocation.

If you meet the required criteria and are interested in the above position, please submit a WORD version of your resume. Due to the volume of resumes, only those candidates being considered will be contacted.

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