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Senior UX Designer

Location
Canada
Details
Full Time
3 days ago
Description
Position at Absolute Software

We are looking for a seasoned Senior UX Designer to join our User Experience team to define the user interface of our next generation products. You will work on complex application functionality (this is not a "website" design role!). You get to join an awesome UX team toprototype, test, and internally evangelize clear, modern, and innovative designs to define the interactive brand of Absolute!

The ideal UX Designer will have experience designing functional applications for the web, mobile, and/or desktop, with a particular focus on Data Viz and Business Intelligence. You have designed and care passionately about the broader and finer aspects of user interface behavior, including navigational items, workflow, and feedback. You're well-versed in modern interface design, from web to mobile to desktop. You are a customer-focused app junky that can explain and constructively criticize the design choices that you, and others, have made.

Responsibilities:
  • Contribute to the behaviour of the Absolute suite of products and how they work, ensuring we have a well-defined, customer-focused, and forward-looking interactive brand that works across feature sets and technologies
  • Contribute to the definition of product capabilities from both a customer and user experience perspective
  • Work with UX Team members to brainstorm, design, prototype, and test solutions to customer problems
  • Conduct primary and secondary user research, including end-user testing of UI prototypes
  • Ensure that our interface designs are well-placed and -regarded within the competitive SAAS landscape
  • Work with Product Management to understand the customer problems, functional requirements, and backlog priority
  • Work with Development on technology constraints and opportunities ensuring the full implementation of the UX vision

What You'll Need:
  • At least 5 years experience designing and shipping products
  • Strong portfolio of designs and design artifacts such as wireframes and prototypes
  • Formal training in user experience or interaction design and usability
  • Experience with tools such as Sketch, Invision or similar tools
  • Background in Data Viz and Business Intelligence preferred
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders; experience in an Agile software development environment a plus
  • Excellent organization and communication skills
  • Positive attitude, energy and enthusiasm
  • Desire to learn

Why Work For Us:

Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada with international offices in San Jose - CA, Boulder - CO, Ankeny -IA, Austin - TX, Reading - UK and Ho Chi Minh City - Vietnam, Absolute serves as the benchmark for Endpoint Resilience, ensuring connectivity, visibility and control, independent of the operating system - embedded in more than a billion endpoints, we empower devices to recover automatically from any state to a secure operational state without user intervention. Our unique value supports our aspirational journey - to become the World's Most Trusted Security Company. Nothing short of bold, and nothing less than achievable for this team. Whether it's our commitment to the cybersecurity industry, our customers, or to one another, we are relentless about protecting people's devices and the sensitive information found on them. And those common goals foster a work environment where collaboration, big ideas and world-class execution are rewarded with success through our mantra of One Team | One Number. At Absolute, we incorporate the ideals of Resilience in all we do to safeguard our customers' data and information, so they can focus on saving lives, fighting fraud, moving markets and protecting passengers, to name a few. Our innovation journey has blossomed from within, so we foster that mindset by investing in our employees - fueling our employee's creative expression, and resulting in our own cyber capabilities. Our momentum is palpable - Forbes noticed too and recognized Absolute as one of the top-10 cybersecurity companies to watch in 2019 and 2020. The New Reality of Remote Work and Distance Learning has further connected our teams and our passion to drive to solve our customers challenges. We pride ourselves on our agile, high energy culture that rewards exceptional achievements and the contributions of those passionate about our collective growth and success. We also respect the need for downtime and believe in a sound work / life balance, reflected in our 'Take What You Need' vacation policy and our annual employee retreat where it's all about friends and family. To learn more about Absolute, visit our website at www.absolute.com or visit our YouTube channel .

Absolute is an equal opportunity employer.
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201-500 employees