User Experience (UX) Designer – Intermediate

Contract
Ottawa
Posted 3 months ago

There is a 9 months contract opportunity for an Intermediate level – UX Designer, in Ottawa.
Must haves :
– Reliability level security clearance is mandatory.
– 3-5 years of professional UX/UI design experience working with cross-functional agile teams
– Portfolio demonstrating experience producing sketches, wireframes, mock-ups, prototypes, task-flows or relevant design artifacts.
– Solid knowledge/understanding of HTML5, CSS3, SCSS, JavaScript, and JQuery.
– Experience in designing mobile friendly websites and web based applications.

If you are available, please send your resume to bakul.jain@2iresourcing.ca OR hiten.shah@2iresourcing.ca refer someone interested.

Thanks

Job Posting Title: User Experience (UX) Designer – Intermediate

Contract: 9 months.

Site: Ottawa
Work Location:

9 Auriga Drive
Ottawa
Ontario
CAN
K2E 7T9

Description: NOTE:
– Start date is ASAP
– At this point in time, there is no possibility of contract extension after the initial mandate
– Under current circumstances, the hired contractor will be expected to work remotely. However, when onsite work resumes, depending on the situation, the contractor may or may not be allowed to continue work remotely

DSRA PROJECT BRIEF:
• The mission of Delivery Systems Re-Architecture (DSRA) Program is to replace legacy Canada Post IT systems which support Addressing, Collection and Delivery Operations.
• The new platform will solve the IT obsolescence problem and enable value creation in future years for the delivery experience, marketing products, and continuous improvement in operations.
• The program is structured into a number of projects for Foundation and for Routing which will be deployed over the next 10 years.
• The many legacy systems that are essential to the core Addressing, Collection, Sortation and Delivery Operation, and to Canada Post’s commercial and consumer offerings are at end of life and can no longer evolve to meet the needs of our business.

The DSRA project requires a UX specialist that will be:
– Translating complex business requirements and user needs into a visually attractive, efficient and intuitive web application.
– Working closely with product owners and business analysts to maintain a healthy sprint backlog for the development team.
– Facilitating design sessions involving business stakeholders and development resources to map out effective user flows.
– Creating visualizations of user interfaces to help guide the development team and not only being able to share your results but also being able to articulate the thinking behind your work.
– Doing UI dev work in our low-code environment after the development team has built the application using your designs as guidance.
– Verifying that what gets built meets our design guidelines for the program.
– Helping maintain the program wide design guidelines that the UX team is responsible for.
– Working with multiple agile teams simultaneously.

MANDATORY EXPERIENCE & SKILLS REQUIREMENTS:
– Minimum 3-5 years of professional UX/UI design experience working with cross-functional agile teams
– Excellent visual, interaction design and verbal communication skills
– Portfolio demonstrating experience producing sketches, wireframes, mock-ups, prototypes, task-flows or relevant design artifacts.
– Solid knowledge/understanding of HTML5, CSS3, SCSS, JavaScript, and JQuery.
– Relevant education in user interaction design, graphical design or product design.
– Experience in designing mobile friendly websites and web based applications.

NICE-TO-HAVE:
– Experience with Mendix Desktop modeller or other low-code platforms.
– Experience with Axure prototyping tool.
– Experience implementing accessibility best practices.

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