UI Designer (contract)

PNI Media is looking for a passionate, detail-oriented individual whose goal is to grow their creative expertise in terms of creating conceptual designs, wireframes, high fidelity mockups, interactive prototypes and application workflows for desktop and mobile projects. This person will be responsible for fulfilling the tasks in a project and maintaining constant communication with the team to ensure that everything is on schedule.

This position will be initially for 6 months with the ability to be extended or permanent.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the team to fulfill innovative solutions for visuals and user interface elements
  • Contribute to the conceptual development of projects
  • Execute all stages from wireframes to the final deck for hand-off
  • Interpret wireframes, user and process flows into high fidelity designs
  • Design user-centered interfaces for desktop, mobile & tablet views
  • Present designs and deliverables to peers and stakeholders
  • Establish design guidelines through style guides
  • Produce creative ideas with a problem solving mindset
  • Work within project schedules to meet deadlines
  • Bonus: Experience in designing mobile apps and responsive sites
  • Bonus: Understanding of basic front-end languages: HTML5, CSS3 Javascript.

Requirements:

  • More than 2.5+ years experience as an Interface Designer
  • Proven experience in designing responsive websites
  • Excellent understanding of composition, colour, imagery and typography
  • Excellent communication, organization and leadership skills
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud and InVision; Advanced proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and Sketch
  • Bonus: Proficiency in prototyping tools
  • Excellent attention to detail