Position type: Full-time, remote okay, Canada only
Reports to: Creative Director
Leading by example.
OXD is a human-centred design and technology consulting firm working with clients across industries to solve complex, dynamic, and networked problems.
We’re looking for a Senior Designer to join our Creative team, full-time.
What the Senior Designer does at OXD
Balances business strategy with gut-achingly great design to lead clients and other team members to deliver value-creating solutions
Helps with resource planning and team organization
Rolls up their sleeves to produce and direct visual design for websites and web applications for our clients
Designs and produces content for presentations and other documents for internal marketing, brand, and sales initiatives
Works with—and occasionally builds—brand and identity guidelines
Competitive/comparative design research and exploration
Brand guardianship of our own brand and the brands of our clients
Is a kind person and is generous with ideas and praise
Works with our Director of Sales and Project Managers to estimate Creative Team effort for project proposals
Work across teams with experts from across our organization—user experience designers, developers, QA engineers, and project managers
10 years experience working in an agency environment
A strong understanding of the core fundamentals of design, learned at a dedicated education facility or through equivalent work experience
Experience leading and mentoring other designers
Experience designing websites
Experience in some of the production tools commonly used in modern web, UI, and graphic design and prototyping—things like Sketch, Figma, XD
High degree of comfort using Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and other Adobe suite tools
Excellent typography skills
Bonus points for candidates who bring a little extra to the team
Deep understanding of designing for accessibility
Experience with motion design, video editing, or 3D modelling
What we offer
We’re proud of the high quality solutions we deliver to clients like Honeywell, The University of British Columbia, Government of Alberta, Government of British Columbia, TransLink, and FortisBC. More importantly, we’re proud of the people who bring them to life.
We believe in treating people well, compensating them fairly, and supporting them to live fulfilled and balanced lives. We offer great extended benefits, flexible time-off, and professional development opportunities for all staff. We want people to feel they can bring their whole selves to work and strive to offer an environment where everybody feels listened-to, welcome, and safe.
We are committed to accessibility and inclusivity and are always working to evolve and improve our practices as we learn. If you require any accommodation during the recruitment process, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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