Overview

Canmap Systems Junior UI Designer Full Time in Vancouver, BC

Canmap Systems

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Position:
Junior UI Designer
Location:
Vancouver, BC

Strong knowledge of Responsive Web Design. Identify opportunities for design and usability improvements and develop a plan of action….

Vancouver, BC Canada
Full-Time

About Us:

Canmap Systems has been providing affordable integrated software that manages maps, assets, and workflow for electric utilities in rural and small communities for almost 15 years. Due to company growth, we currently seek a talented UI designer to join our team to work on the new Canmap cloud platform.

Summary:

This position works closely with the development and marketing team and reports directly to the Product Manager. As a member of the development team, you will be involved in designing, implementing, testing and documenting visually appealing interfaces.

Responsibilities:

  • Create clean, attractive and intuitive interfaces.
  • Create visual mock ups, diagrams or interactive prototypes.
  • Design and implement interactive interface using technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript or any other technologies that are required for the project.
  • Ensure responsiveness, cross-browser and cross-platform compatibility of the web interfaces.
  • Identify opportunities for design and usability improvements and develop a plan of action.
  • Create documentation for internal use or end-users.

Requirements:

Education

  • Diploma or Associate certificate, preferably in a related field.
  • Candidate with training/education in both UI Design and Web Development would be a great fit for this position.

Skills / Qualities

  • Attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good organization skills.
  • Creativity to think outside the box and good problem solving skills.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest best practices.
  • Familiarity with various aspects of UI/UX Design and be able to fill in multiple roles.
  • Passionate about building great applications and learning new technologies.
  • Grow into a lead role and take charge of the UI/UX design of the company.

Technical

  • Strong knowledge of Responsive Web Design.
  • Excellent HTML and CSS skills ( ability to hand-code HTML & CSS is a must)
  • Proficiency in JavaScript is a must
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and other commonly used graphic tools.

Nice to have experiences:

  • Knowledge of User Experience
  • Experience working with web services/API
  • Experience developing Mobile Application for Android or iOS.
  • Working Knowledge of SVG objects

What we offer:

Canmap provides a dynamic work environment. This is an opportunity to join a focused team of developers and build your skills with leading tools and technologies. We offer competitive wages with an outstanding benefits package, including: extended health care, dental, vision, MSP payments and paid vacation.

How to apply:

If you would like to be part of our team and help us make utilities more efficient with mapping, engineering and operations software tools, please check out our website at http://canmapsystems.com/careers and follow the instruction to apply.

Job Type: Full-time

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-08
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