Reporting to the Director of Product Management, the UX Strategist is responsible for shaping and communicating Media Sonar’s user experience strategies and design. As the UX Strategist, you are an advocate for users and apply a user-centric approach to product design. You are a strategic thinker, avid problem solver and are well versed in user experience research methods, consumer behaviour, information architecture and design best practices. You are self-motivated, creative, detail-oriented, passionate about technology and thrive in a collaborative, fast paced environment.
What we’d like you to do:
Plan, design, and conduct user research as it applies to various product features and timelines
Develop playbooks on lean UX processes and research processes for the organization.
Contribute to all aspects of the user experience and design, including user research, workflow diagramming, and the development of use cases
Partner with the Product, Development, and Client Success teams to achieve key product objectives, improve overall user experience, and increase performance metrics
Analyze usage data to make informed decisions and craft the best possible design solutions
Ensure consistency of content across the Media Sonar platform
Other duties as required
You should be someone who is/has:
3+ years of experience in one or more of the following areas: UX/UI Design, Interaction Design, Information Design or Software Application Design
A user-centric approach to UX
Proven knowledge of various research methodologies and experience implementing them (i.e. usability testing, interviews, surveys)
Experience integrating user research into product designs and design practices
Solid understanding of UX design and copy
Ability to problem solve and an analytical thinker
Strong interpersonal skills and works well with others across the business
Strong sense of initiative and attention to detail in all projects
Experience meeting deadlines and managing your time effectively in a fast-paced environment
Strong writing and presentation skills are a must
If you are interested in an exciting opportunity and the chance to work with an experienced group in a fun and entrepreneurial technology company, apply today at www.mediasonar.com/careers .
We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). Media Sonar will provide accommodations to any job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify Human Resources and we will work with you to meet your needs. We thank all candidates for their interest, however only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview. No phone calls please.