UI/UX Technical Designer

Location: Toronto, ON
Date Posted: 13-06-2018
Tangentia is a Premier IBM Business Partner & was also awarded as the fastest growing IBM Business Partners for 2012, 2013 & 2014. Our Head office is in Toronto, Canada with offices in US and India as well. You can learn more at www.tangentia.com

Tangentia is one of the key Implementation partners with IBM and works closely with IBM services groups like GBS, GTS, and ISSW. Tangentia is authorized to sell and implement all IBM software brands across USA, Canada & India. Some of our key strengths are around  Identity & Access Management, IBM security, Sterling Commerce, Cognos, Tivoli, and WebSphere. Tangentia is also a key partner and works closely with the IBM training group.
We are hiring for :
Role: UI/UX Technical Designer 
Location: Toronto, ON
Duration: Fulltime
Job Duties in Brief:
Own the entire User Experience and Creative design process: rapidly develop information architectures, user flows, wireframes, prototypes and specs.
Facilitate UX design workshops between a variety of cross organizational teams of product owners, engineering and end-users using industry-standard tools and techniques.
Translate business problems and ideas into clear design tasks and communicate these to product owners, engineering and end-users.
Help select and manage vendors/consultants for UX design and creative work as necessary
Demonstrate effective oral and written communication with other team members including senior managers, business representatives and clients.
Ability to operate in an iterative mode with light documentation when required.
Collaborate with product manager to continuously improve UX and UI of Client apps.
Create user flows, wireframe, high-fidelity mockups and prototype using tools like Sketch and InVision.
Demonstrate effective teamwork and working relationships with others.
Demonstrate a self-directed approach to staying up current on new technologies in the field; pursue professional development.
Take personal ownership (going beyond assigned tasks to make projects better, identifies and reports issues, demonstrates strong concern for client and initiatives).
Work with delivery team to make sure that technical aspects can be achieved, while ensuring that the user experience remains the top priority.
About You:
·         Bachelor’s Degree in HCI, Design, or similar discipline, or the equivalent education and experience.
·         5+ years designing user experiences and interaction design and creative work, for consumer or enterprise, web applications
·         Strong portfolio of websites that demonstrate visual design principles translated into working production systems.
·         2+ years of experience in financial services industry highly desired.
·         2+ years of  UX design and creative work for mobile apps (native and mobile)
·         Proficient with Wire-framing tools such as Figma, Axure, Sketch, Invision, Balsamiq , Visio, Adobe Prototyping tools, HTML/CSS
·         Prior relevant experience as a UX Designer or equivalent is required
·         Experience in the financial services industry is preferred
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