Senior UI Designer hourly

Tiller Digital HQ: Calgary, Alberta, Canada Remote job Feb 1

A UI Designer at Tiller is responsible for visualizing requirements and planning materials into delightful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces. We are looking for an experienced UI Designer who is creative, methodical, and highly user-focused.

What you get to do:

  • Review briefs, requirements, and objectives to ensure understanding of project scope and deliverables
  • Estimate hours needed to complete work
  • Research, moodboard, and conceptualize solutions
  • Create wireframes and prototypes that effectively communicate content flows, user flows, and act as the foundation for the user interface
  • Contribute to exceptional user experiences by crafting attractive and effective user interfaces
  • Present designs and provide rationale for design decisions
  • Respectfully challenge ideas to craft better experiences
  • Work with copywriters and developers to help bring your designs to life
  • Provide Quality Assurance after your work has been implemented by our development team

You may be fit for this role if you:

  • You’re passionate about UI design and user experience
  • Have a strong work ethic and care deeply about the results of your work
  • Have 8+ years experience designing responsive websites and/or web apps
  • Have an impressive portfolio of responsive web design that showcases creativity, problem solving, critical thinking, and excellent user experience
  • Are experienced in design fundamentals and principles including visual design, web standards, grid systems, layout, composition, typography, hierarchy, colour, imagery, and messaging
  • Are experienced in creating wireframes and prototypes
  • Have expert-level experience with design tools including Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, and InVision
  • Experience working with developers to add form and function to your UI designs
  • Can make objective design decisions with the goal of producing the best solutions for clients
  • Have the ability to support your work by clearly communicating rationale behind decisions
  • Are highly detail oriented and able to thoroughly review your own work
  • Respond positively to feedback and use it effectively to evolve your work
  • Have proven experience working remote
  • Can read, write, and speak English extremely well

It would be an asset if you:

  • Have experience with mobile app design
  • Have a working knowledge of the capabilities and constraints of web frontend technologies including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Have experience creating user flows, site maps, information architectures, etc.
  • Have experience with Jira
  • Have a pragmatic approach to balancing perfectionism with getting the job done
Requirements
Availability:
Hourly contract
Experience levels:
Expert (5+ yrs)
Languages:
English
Negotiable rate