UI/UX Designer

Knockri Inc. - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Welcome to Knockri! We’re an award winning A.I. startup that’s on a mission to diminish unconscious hiring bias and transform the talent acquisition process! Knockri merges Machine Learning and I.O. Psychology principles to assess skills and is loved by fortune 1000s on a global level.

Knockri’s vision of creating a more transparent and fair hiring process resonates with its founders and notable investors from the AI, Edtech & Social Impact space. Its backers include world renowned computer scientists from the US and EU, most notably German giant Bertelsmann group, investor in Udacity and parent company of Penguin Random House. Due to Knockri’s global impact through a Fortune 1000 client base, it was recognized as Innovator of the Year by Ascend, one of North America’s largest diversity and inclusion groups and has also been appointed to the World Economic Forum’s global equality and inclusion council.

So if you're excited about solving global challenges in an entrepreneurial environment, this is your opportunity to join us in building something bigger than ourselves with cutting edge technology!

We are looking for an experienced UI/UX Designer to join our team. This is an opportunity to do the best work of your life on a highly impactful and visionary product.

As a UI/UX Designer, communication and collaboration skills will be essential as you'll be working closely with the Product Manager and Engineering team. We're looking for a motivated self-starter who is passionate about end-to-end human-centered design and can thoughtfully drive design decisions while seeing problems from multiple perspectives.

You will be responsible for helping us visualize the future of Knockri’s range of products and executing all visual design stages from concept to execution. You will be expected to have a working knowledge of technology and product engineering, enabling you to seek out and design product changes and conceptualize ideas into simple, visually appealing, user-friendly technology products.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 1+ years of experience as a UI/UX Designer
  • Proficient with design and prototyping tools such as Adobe Suite, Sketch, InVision
  • A strong portfolio comprised of projects which demonstrate creative, agile and iterative design processes that solve complex problems
  • Experience with responsive cross-platform work, including web and mobile, with examples of shipped, impactful products

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead projects from end-to-end as a key design stakeholder responsible for successful solutions
  • Think strategically and explore different concepts around the implementation of features
  • Communicate your design concepts to stakeholders with thoughtfulness and confidence
  • Conduct or participate in a wide range of UX design activities such as: user research, information architecture, user flows, user experience design, interface design, prototyping and user testing
  • Meaningfully contribute to the team and prioritize group needs over individual needs
  • Convey thoughts, both written and verbally, listening attentively and asking questions for clarification and understanding
  • Embrace data and analytics, user research and data to direct your (design) decisions

Bonus:

  • Interest in artificial intelligence and making human-computer interaction simple (think Steve Jobs, Alan Kay, Bret Victor).
  • Front-end knowledge (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, React), SVG animation.

Are you passionate about joining us? We'll be happy to hear from you!

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $62,000.00 - $65,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Casual Dress
  • Company Events
  • Dental Care
  • Extended Health Care
  • Paid Time Off
  • Stock Options
  • Vision Care
  • Work From Home

Experience:

  • UI/UX Design: 1 year (Required)

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19