Silvacom™ provides consulting and software solutions to facilitate land planning and resource management. We are currently looking for talented and creative individuals to add to our Applications Development and Services team, responsible for application development, maintenance and support for an online suite of applications for the natural resource industries and government sectors.
Great design is at the centre of all Silvacom products. You will help us lead UX/UI Design for complex products and help us create intuitive designs with outstanding user experiences. You will focus on transforming requirements into functional and engaging sites and applications through illustrative wireframe designs and pixel-perfect comps. You will collaborate with business analysts, project managers, application developers and communication professionals to deliver designs and user experiences with impact.
The Ideal Candidate:
- Is creative and talented in design methods and technologies.
- Is passionate about creating effective user-centric experiences.
- Ability to understand requirements and transform them into effective designs.
- Ability to prototype experiences using wireframes, comps, diagrams and other tools.
- Ability to present designs and approaches to non-design audiences.
- Ability to prioritize and manage work to adhere to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment.
- Results oriented and efficient; good analytical and problem solving skills.
- Is self-motivated and versatile enough to work in a team setting, or independently without constant supervision.
- Is able to communicate effectively within a development team and with clients.
- Has high attention to detail and commitment to quality.
- Takes an active interest in the company.
- Post-secondary education in design or related field is required.
- Minimum 3 years of industry experience in UI/UX (corporate, software, web, or agency).
- Candidates with less experience may be considered for a junior position.
- Familiarity with Mobile-First and Responsive Design
- UX wireframe experience
- Visual design experience
- Interaction design experience
- Working knowledge of and experience with design tools, such as:
Adobe Creative Cloud
- Edmonton, Alberta
- We offer competitive salaries commensurate with abilities, a medical/vision/dental package, Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and a company sponsored RRSP plan, as well as no end to challenging opportunities!