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UX/UI Designer at Kinduct
Halifax, CA

Company Overview:

KInduct Technologies (KINDUCT.com) is a leading data and analytics software provider that is changing the way information shapes human performance. KINDUCT’s highly secure, cloud-based platform allows sports, health and wellness organizations to spend less time managing their data and more time using it to inform decisions, promote constant improvements and produce exceptional results. KINDUCT is the software provider of choice for many world-leading professional and elite sports organizations across the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, MLS, and other professional and elite leagues.

 

Job Overview:

Reporting to the Vice President of Technology, the UX/UI designer will  work in support of the product development process. The right person will have a solid background in design and understand technical business models, application structures, and design frameworks within a strategic SaaS environment and be keen to be part of a dynamic team. Working within a team focused environment, you will lead a team to articulate the needs of the user(s) with clear and concise designs and application frameworks. The UI/UX designer will play a critical role in ensuring that Kinduct is developing and deploying the highest quality products that exceed the needs of our dynamic customer base, within an environment of accountability and success.

 

What Sets Us Apart:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Health, Dental, Vision and complementary health - shared benefits coverage
  • Flexible working hours in an innovative and exciting industry
  • Health and Wellness Allowance
  • Parking or Transit Stipend
  • Extra Holiday Days
  • Never less than 15 days of vacation, even in your first year
  • Ample paid sick days
  • Located at beautiful Purdy’s Wharf with access to many convenient amenities
  • A games room with a pool table and ping pong gear
  • A collaboration and relation space with three TV’s to enjoy the latest game as you relax with your view of the harbor
  • Many “Fun Factory” planned ongoing initiatives to pump up the Fun Factor
  • A collaborative, diverse and team focused environment that supports your growth as a professional all while ensuring we laugh the way!
  • Work on a software platform used by many of the biggest and best teams in professional sports!

Qualification:

Our ideal candidate has the following technical competencies: 

  • 5+ years relevant work experience;
  • Demonstrated experience in creating marketplace environments, interfaces, large-scale websites, and applications;
  • Demonstrated experience in marketing communications design leadership – digital marketing in particular;
  • Understanding of user experience, web design and development processes, methods, and principles;
  • Experience using Invision and Sketch or Balsamiq preferred;
  • Working knowledge of programming languages a strong asset;
  • Experience in developing or working with architectural concepts, strategies, roadmaps, reference architectures, architectural patterns, frameworks and principles;
  • Able to synthesize research and effectively communicate insights to teams large and small;
  • Experience using Google Analytics, Mixpanel, or other analytics tools;
  • Organized, able to work independently, and flexible to switch rapidly between different projects;
  • Strong visualization skills with the ability to clearly communicate, both in writing and orally

 

Responsibilities:

The primary responsibilities of the role are as follows:

  • Work with stakeholders and team members to test business requirements using heuristic/qualitative and quantitative methods;
  • Lead, inspire and advocate for a team of designers;
  • Communicate results and illustrate suggestions in compelling and creative ways;
  • Partner with Product Managers to package insights into assets such as: personas, experience maps, scenarios, etc. as appropriate;
  • Partner with the marketing department to analyze, design and optimize all marketing communications as required;
  • Help define research, e.g., conduct usability research both online and in the field and provide recommendations for improvement;
  • Help develop scripts and screeners, moderate, analyze, synthesize and deliver results from user testing (experience with user recruitment is a plus);
  • Translate research into strategic design approaches for new and existing products;
  • Plan information architecture by studying the site concept, strategy, and target audience; envisioning architectural scheme, information structure and features, functionality, and user-interface design; creating user scenarios; preparing data models; designing information structure, work-and dataflow, and navigation; evaluating information representation; conducting creative meetings;
  • Organize information by translating user behavior into media structure and elements; crafting interactive experiences; producing workflow diagrams, user scenarios, flowcharts, and storyboards; preparing interaction specifications, navigation rules, an organization of information, and site maps; coordinating with business, technology, visual, structural, editorial, cognitive, and brand strategists;
  • Build/create unique and compelling marketing communications design constructs across various channels including but not limited to; advertising, promotion/collateral and event marketing;
  • Build low-fidelity wireframes.