Who we are
We are an innovative development company in the heart of downtown Toronto, looking for a true entrepreneur who is passionate about designing amazing technology and curious about building human centered digital experiences that can truly engage users all over the world. (www.pixelpeopleco.com)
Our mission is to help businesses grow, lead and reinvent themselves through human centered digital technology.
Our vision is to build a one of a kind company that does things the exploratory way. This opportunity is for the curious ones, the designers, the builders, the innovators, the imaginers, the thinkers, the communicators, the risk takers, the collaborators, the ones who seek to understand, the ones who are willing to fail and try again, ones who look for constant growth and can always see a solution in every problem.
Whether we are developing for a client with an existing business or a client with a new business, we take a very unique approach when beginning each project. We always Identifying the user first. We conduct a lot of user validation, interviewing real people to define the problem we are trying to solve. We learn by doing and iterate as we go. prototyping and sticky notes are essential to what we do. we believe that user interaction brings inspiration to design that can impact users.
You will be the lead designer on our team, you work will be very collaborative working on a team of a developer, an information architect and a business designer. As a team we will conduct a lot of user observation, interview to understand user needs and be inspired by their problems to create. Your work will always be new and changing with new projects and new ideas. You will be the lead on deciding what design is the best developing with the user in mind.
Experience in human-computer interaction, usability and user interface design
Experience in Mobile ( IOS, ANDROID ) is a PLUS
best practices. Visual design knowledge a plus but not required.
application design experience a real plus
Proficiency in design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Omnigraffle, Flash, etc.
Ability to communicate with users, open and willing to ask questions and get answers
Interested in how design impacts human experience
Portfolio of past projects that showcase your talent.
Compensation: 2 -3 month trial period. Since you will be joining us at an early stage you will be looking at being part of the core team as we grow.
If you feel like this opportunity is for you please email us:
- Your resume
- Where you would like to see yourself in 3 years
- Companies that you admire and why