Product Designer

  • Rubikloud
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Jan 22, 2018
Full time Design PHP

Job Description

DESCRIPTION

Who We Are Looking For:

Named as one of Deloitte’s Fast 50 2015 Companies to Watch, we are rapidly growing. We are looking for a Product Designer to join our Design team. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work with our design, development, and data teams to help create products which our clients will love. As a Product Designer, you will be responsible for creating product prototypes which will be essential for validating feature concepts before being transitioned into production. If you like working on an interdisciplinary team, which touches multiple components of the internal organization, and creating collateral which will be seen by external stakeholders, this is the position for you.

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Creating product prototypes for new and exciting client experiences in order to learn first-hand how retailers will and are using our platform.
  • Working with our analytics and data teams to help make data exports productized and understandable for retail end-users.
  • Working with our Platform Engineering team to help transition our tested prototypes into production.
  • Maintaining and extending current prototypes to add new features and functionality.
  • Working as a designer to help improve and extend our code-based design systems.
  • Supporting our graphic teams in marketing and brand related collateral.
  • Collaborating with an interdisciplinary team of graphic and UX designers you’ll have the opportunity to make your mark on as much of the design of the product as you feel comfortable.

REQUIREMENTS

Who You Are:

  • Worked in a startup, agency, or freelance context creating web collateral for products.
  • Product-minded understanding of how products and user experience works.
  • Creative problem solver who can find technical solutions to problems and create results which are stable, repeatable, and consistent.
  • Excellent communication skills to communicate with stakeholders across the organization, and externally.
  • Experience spec-ing and scoping projects – re-scoping and setting expectations as necessary.
  • Strong proficiency with HTML, CSS, vanilla JS.
  • Proficiency using and extending visualizing libraries such as D3 ( / NVD3, C3).
  • Proficiency using PHP and Wordpress.
  • Experience in Photoshop (Illustrator - a plus).


Nice to Haves:

  • Using ACF, WP-Types / bending Wordpress to fit your needs.
  • Working with SQL and front-end frameworks (React, Vue, etc).
  • Creating motion graphics / interaction design elements.
  • Documenting and wireframing in Axure, OmniGraffle or Visio.
  • Experience working in a data-centric company in the past.

BENEFITS

We are a group of intellectually curious people who are passionate about making a big splash in the world of retail. We offer competitive compensation including equity options - we want all the members of Rubikrew to own part of the Company. You will have a full health benefits package including extended health care, dental, vision etc. Lunch is catered Monday to Thursday so you won’t have to worry about packing a lunch! Healthy snacks and drinks are also provided to keep you energized. We want our employees to feel like they’re always developing personally and professionally so we offer a a personal development budget that you are free to use for knowledge expansion or as a fitness allowance.