Interaction Designer - Ville Saint-Laurent, Quebec | Intelerad | | 11/07/13
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Interaction Designer Full-Time

Location: Ville Saint-Laurent, Quebec
Company Name: Intelerad ()
Category: Graphic Design, User Experience, Web Design / Development

As an Interaction Designer, you will work closely with the other members of R&D, clinical specialists, application specialists, and other product stakeholders to create product designs based on a strong understanding of target user needs and business goals.  Your primary responsibilities will be:


  • Travel on-site to meet with end-users, and interview internal product stakeholders
  • Study and document user goals, user requirements, and business goals using best-practice methodologies
  • Analyse user data to develop strategies and ideas for incorporating into product designs
  • Define requirements, use cases, and key design success metrics
  • Evaluate existing designs’ performance against key metrics to understand impact and recommend enhancements

Usability Design

  • Write UI Requirements based on user and task analysis results
  • Create compelling and innovative designs, respecting UI requirements and based on strong understanding of user goals and product requirements.
  • Articulate the designs via story boards or rapid prototypes
  • Follow established human-computer interface (HCI) design principles and best-practices
  • Organize design feedback and usability testing sessions
  • Incorporate design feedback and test results into final designs
  • Write GUI design specifications to share with other teams such as development, quality assurance and documentation.
  • Support software developers in making good UI detailed design decisions and tradeoffs
  • Follow Intelerad’s software development process and promote changes to improve your performance within the software development lifecycle

Project Communications

  • Share the results of your analysis with the appropriate product stakeholders
  • Provide project managers with timely progress information
  • Effectively communicate your design to product stakeholders and developers


As a successful Interaction Designer at Intelerad, you demonstrate the ability to think both conceptually and strategically, with a talent for creating compelling and intuitive user experiences that meet core user needs and high-level business goals. You are highly motivated, have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and have an adventurous mind.

Required Training:

  • A master’s degree in human factors or human computer interaction is a definite asset.

Core competencies:

  • Solid understanding of user-centered design principles and best practices, careful attention to detail, as well as ability to grasp multiple product requirements.
  • Ability to transform user needs and task flows into intuitive GUI product designs which optimize human performance.
  • Strong user interface analysis and design skills
  • Strong visual design skills
  • Experience leading and participating User Research initiatives.
  • Strong conceptual and execution skills

Technical skills:

  • Expert knowledge of wire-framing techniques and related tools.
  • Experience with quantitative analysis, usability testing, and contextual user research approaches.
  • Expert knowledge of rapid prototyping techniques with tools such as Axure

Communication and organizational skills:

  • Collaborate effectively with team members.
  • Articulate and present design concepts and decisions effectively.
  • Work closely with engineers to communicate design specifications and provide interaction design guidance during implementation and pre-release activities.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage work to adhere to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment
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