Senior UX designer

Quebec City
Full-time
Product

Description

XpertSea’s mission is to develop technologies that transform aquaculture into a modern, efficient and sustainable source of food for our planet. Through research and development of advanced technologies such as AI and computer vision, we’re increasing the availability of quality food, reducing the environmental impact of food production, and improving profitability across the aquaculture food chain.

We are looking for a senior UX designer to work with our customers and internal teams to create highly functional, intuitive user interfaces and workflows for XpertSea’s products. You will work with our product managers, engineering teams, and customers to understand user needs and create beautiful, intuitive product designs. You will work at all stages of the product lifecycle - from early concept exploration to refining the usability and workflows of established products.

Responsibilities

  • Conceptualize and implement solutions that solve core user challenges, achieve business objectives, and conform to technology capabilities
  • Create and validate new product prototypes based on user feedback, testing, field experimentation, and research
  • Design and hand-off high-fidelity UI and UX specs to clearly communicate requirements to engineers
  • Work closely with the product management and engineering teams to define product direction, build components, and ship well-constructed features
  • Stay current on UX best practices, specifically for mobile and emerging markets, and apply your design thinking to other areas of the platform and business

Minimum qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience designing engaging digital product user experiences
  • BA/BSc in Design, Digital Media, Human-Computer Interaction, or a related field
  • A design portfolio showcasing your work
  • Proven capacity to empathize with and build solutions for users
  • Strong communication skills and an ability to influence and inspire others
  • Bilingual (English, French)
  • Proficiency with modern design tools (Sketch, Figma, InVision, your preferred software)
  • Self-motivated and able to work efficiently without close supervision

Desirable assets

  • Experience with Webflow
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • Experience designing for various platforms including web, desktop and mobile.

Technical environment

Perks and benefits

Full workstation setup

We provide the hardware and development environment you need to do your best work.

Flexible work schedule

Come in and leave early, or late, whatever works for you and your team.

Competitive compensation

We want to work with the very best, and are prepared to make the best offer.

Generous paid time off

Enjoy the freedom to maintain a balanced and fulfilling personal life.

Group insurance

We provide complete coverage for all our employees and their families.

Education support

Books, courses... we reimburse any investment that helps you grow as a professional.

Free coffee & breakfast

Mornings on us. We keep the espresso machine humming and the fridge stocked.

Free parking

Our offices provide ample parking space for everyone and easy access by public transit.