UI/UX Designer

Information Technology
Toronto, Ontario
Job ID:
Naresh Ravi

Our Banking client in Toronto, ON is looking to hire a UX/UI Designer for a 3-month contract role(with high chance of extension).

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be extended for numerous 3-month contracts along with getting many opportunities to learn and strengthen their experience within the industry.


What you will be doing…

  • Works closely with business analysts, business sponsors, project managers and IT teams to obtain and understand business requirements.
  • Creates the design of user interface specifications, by applying client research, design standards, industry best practices, taking into account strategic business objectives, user needs, systems constraints.
  • Participates in design review sessions with project teams, acquiring consensus and getting approvals on designs and documentation.
  • Executes business acceptance test cases and testing.
  • Works with the project managers to ensure that usability deliverables accommodate project timelines, budgets, technical and scope constraints.
  • Contributes to the development, maintenance, and continuous improvement of efficient and effective usability methodology/process, documentation, workflow, ROI, metrics and design standards.
  • Acts as a user experience advocate regarding principles of user experience and user-centered design.


What you will need to succeed…

Must Have Skills:

  • UX Designer – 5+ years of experience
  • Proven understanding of user-centered design techniques & demonstrated ability to incorporate UCD principles into the architecture and design of user interfaces – 5+ years of experience
  • Demonstrated ability in gathering and translating requirements from business sponsors, SMEs, users, and business analysts etc. – 5+ years of experience
  • Experience applying usability testing techniques and principles. – 5+ years of experience
  • Experience applying a web design standard – 5+ years of experience
  • Knowledge of web client technologies (browsers, HTML, CSS) – 5+ years of experience
  • Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop. – 5+years of experience
  • Please submit a portfolio/Sample Work **

Nice to Have:

  • FI/Banking
  • Agile experience
  • Related Certifications
  • Experience with a similar project (KYC onboarding)


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