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Sr. Designer
Toronto, Ontario M5X 2A2 - Canada

  • Location: Toronto, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #15611

One of Canada's most successful and innovative brands has exclusively engaged Creative Niche to help them find a Designer to work with technical and product leads from their Toronto office. This client is obsessed with delivering the best digital customer experience for one of the most widely used apps nationwide.

The Designer will work on our digital customer experiences – Mobile App, Self-Ordering Kiosk, and Website. In this role you’ll be working with technical and product leadership to deliver designs that meet business and user goals.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Take an idea from concept to finished design (including wireframes and prototypes when necessary)
  • Work collaboratively with other designers, developers, product managers and stakeholders to deliver designs that meet the needs of our users and digital experiences
  • Problem solve and iterate on solutions based on feedback and constraints that may include time and/or technology

Required Skills:

  • 4-5 years working as a designer in either a product or agency setting
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of basic design principals and how they apply to digital experiences
  • Provide clear rationale for design decisions
  • Detail focused and understand that design is a craft
  • Understand user-centric design/experience best practices
  • Have knowledge of accessibility best practices and how it applies to design and digital experiences
  • Understand design systems and component driven applications
  • Can context switch between multiple projects and platforms with differing deadlines
  • Understand how to plan for iterative design implementation (eg: MVP products that we improve as we go)
  • Work in a fast paced environment and can manage your time effectively
  • Optional: Experience in or passion for the food industry is a plus
  • Tools you should be familiar with include: Sketch/Figma, Photoshop, Invision/overflow.io
  • Wireframes/Prototypes (Tools: Figma, Invision, Origami, ProtoPie, or Framer)
  • Basic HTML/CSS
  • React (nice to have)

At Creative Niche, we are committed to being an equal opportunity talent acquisition partner.  All qualified applicants will receive equal employment opportunity regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, disability, political views or activity, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at chino@creativeniche.com