User Experience Designer

Are you an exceptional User Experience Designer who believes in user-centered product development? Would you like to change the world? We would like to talk to you!

Tyze helps people care for others. We build and operate a beautiful, scalable and extensible social platform and connect it to a complex ecosystem of vendors, service providers and partners. We have a full-time permanent opening for a User Experience Designer in our Vancouver office.

You will be a key member of our product development team, contributing throughout the full product life cycle. You will be responsible with the Information Architecture, Interaction Design, prototyping and evaluation of our platform.

The successful applicant must have an academic degree in User Interaction, HCI, Interactive Arts, Cognitive Science or a related discipline and at least 4 years of professional experience as a User Experience Designer, User Interface Designer or in an equivalent role, with at least 2 years in a multi-disciplinary team in an online consumer product development environment.

Experience in any of the following areas will be an asset:

  • Extensible user interfaces for online platforms
  • Iterative design and continuous improvement
  • Usability (heuristic evaluations, user studies, quantitative methods) and accessibility (standards, strategies, best practices)
  • Mobile application interfaces
  • Proficiency with HTML, CSS and Javascript
  • Graphics and web design

Please apply by sending a cover letter and resume in text or PDF format to careers@tyze.com; include “User Experience Designer” in the subject.

 

open: Mar 1, 2013

closed: Apr 15, 2013