UX Designer

Role:  UX Designer

Reports to: Director of Technology

Location:  Vancouver

Overview:

InvestX Capital Ltd. is seeking a passionate and creative UX Designer who can convert ideas to reality.  You will serve as an important link between rough ideas and their actual representation while working closely with our talented production and development teams to take a concept from design through to execution and development.  

The Company:

InvestX Capital is a disrupter.  Launched in March 2014, we are a young, fast-moving company that is taking advantage of the changing securities regulations to ultimately disrupt the $30 trillion dollar wealth management industry.  The Company gives investors access to pre-IPO investments in retail size allotments.  InvestX has invested in more than 20 of the world’s leading private companies including:  Spotify, Dropbox, Docusign, Lyft, Uber, and Pinterest.

The Position:

Key Accountabilities:

  • Plan and conduct user research and competitor analysis;
  • Interpret data and qualitative feedback;
  • Create user stories, personas, and storyboards;
  • Determine information architecture and create sitemaps;
  • Create prototypes and wire frames;
  • Conduct usability texting.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • University degree / diploma in a relevant field or an equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • 3+ years of experience working with modern application UI;
  • 3+ years working with screen design tools (Invision, Illustrator, Sketch, Adobe XD, Photoshop, and UXPin);
  • Experience with creating wire frames and screen prototypes; building and executing real-world data / test scenarios;
  • Experience with end-user documentation;
  • Ability to articulate UX design decisions to non-designers;
  • Involvement in designing and conducting usability testing, engagement testing and UX research;
  • Understands business metrics and the ability to translate company goals and objectives into digital experience.
 

If this opportunity sounds like it’s a good match with your skills, background and career direction, please email a cover letter and resume HERE