Vendasta is a software company that is driving local economies. Headquartered in downtown Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, we build a platform that helps B2B companies sell digital solutions to local businesses.
Through our partners around the world, we’re helping more than 1 million local businesses thrive and succeed and we have fun doing it.
We are seeking a talented UXUI Designer to join the Vendasta team! To thrive in this role, you’ll have 3+ years of design experience with a strong understanding of agile software development.
You’ll advocate for the user’s needs and strive to create usable, valuable, and salable products. As a company, we’re nimble and highly competitive, so you’ll need to embrace change and think strategically at every stage of the product life cycle.
Collaborate with your cross-functional team to design and build desirable applications
Participate in ideation sessions, design reviews, and training workshops
Manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders
Coordinate with UX to ensure consistency with the platform standards and cross-product dependencies
Define the product vision while ensuring that each iteration is usable and valuable.
Passionately advocate for user-centered needs
Skills & Qualifications
3+ years experience in interaction design (IxD)
A portfolio that highlights your strengths in both UX and visual design
High level of competency using UI design tools like Adobe XD, Sketch or Figma
Proficient with visual design tools like Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
UX expertise, and ability to conduct ongoing user testing and research throughout the design process
Ability to translate stakeholder goals and user research into compelling user workflows, wireframes, and high-fidelity prototypes
Passionate about desktop and mobile design trends, with the ability to stay in alignment with organizational standards
Clear and articulate communication skills, with the ability to provide rationale and context behind your designs
Motivated by feedback, but able to take criticism
Strong team player and ability to work closely with other UX Designers, cross-functional teammates, and stakeholders
Understanding of Agile software development, with a demonstrated ability to break down large epics into releasable milestones
Ability to work efficiently and meet / exceed deadlines under pressure