Trickfilm Senior UX/UI Designer

remote Vancouver BC, Canada 2 weeks ago
Full-time
Join us and put a bit of a dent in the universe. We’re building the future of consumption, distribution, and monetization of animated content and it has to look and feel amazing! A great opportunity for someone with mad skillz.

We are looking for a UI/UX Designer to turn our software into easy-to-use products for our clients. The UI/UX Designer responsibilities include gathering user requirements, designing graphic elements, and building navigation components. Ultimately, you'll create both functional and appealing features that address our clients' needs and help us grow our customer base. To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and wireframe tools. If you also have a portfolio of professional design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications, we'd like to meet you.

Responsibilities

  • Plan and implement new designs
  • Optimize existing user interface designs
  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and engineers
  • Communicate with clients to understand their business goals and objectives
  • Create prototypes for new product ideas
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows, and sitemaps
  • Design graphic user interface elements
  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites appear and function
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Develop and adhere to style standards

Requirements

  • Experience as a UI-UX Designer or similar role
  • UI design portfolio
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to discuss and explain design options
  • Detail-oriented critical thinker

Assets

  • Experience with agile project management
  • Experience with real-time rendering engines (e.g. Unreal, Unity)
  • Experience with cloud services (e.g. AWS, Digital Ocean)
  • Experience with web analytics (e.g. Google Analytics)
  • Experience with online payment systems
  • Experience working at a start-up

Trickfilm is an equal opportunity employer, however, candidates must be eligible to live and work in Canada and be fluent in written and spoken English. Only those candidates who meet the criteria will be contacted. The position is remote for the foreseeable future but we’ll offer flexible/hybrid office hours in Vancouver BC Canada when it’s safe and reasonable to do so. Compensation may include meaningful equity ownership in the company. 

About Trickfilm
Trickfilm Entertainment Inc. is a Vancouver-based company developing an innovative distribution platform for the interactive media & entertainment industry.