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Are you passionate about making sure the user has the best experience possible? Then you could be the next UX designer to join our team in our Calgary office.
Ice Edge Business Solutions, a division of DIRTT Environmental Solutions, is filled with eager, capable and engaged people. We are looking for a creative, analytical, out of the box thinker, to join us on the UX team as a User Experience Designer in Calgary, AB.
We are a business-first technology company, providing a suite of revolutionary software solutions. Our innovative approach to technology helps people design, engineer and manufacture their products better with less waste and errors, while enabling them to go to market faster with highly customizable products.
ICE software pioneered the application of video game technology to create 3D environments for interior construction. We continue to push the envelope of technology with virtual and augmented reality integration to reimagine manufacturing and engineering. All this, while the back end of the system melts into other business software and ERP systems.
Check out the ICE Mixed Reality Experience video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JCyfPLZt83o
Who are you?
You are a creative and curious individual who is excited about crafting easy to use designs across multiple platforms for all our end users. You stand up for UX and are always learning new things that you can bring back to the team.
As a member of the UX team, you will be diligent in understanding the underlying problem and contribute innovative ideas and solutions. You are adaptable and will effectively collaborate with Key Stakeholders, Project Owners, Developers, and other UX team members.
What you’ll do
- Work closely with the DIRTT product team to understand product requirements and relationships
- Understand the needs of the different users and determine how they will interact with DIRTT products in the ICE software
- Work closely with stakeholders to understand how ICE software supports and integrates with DIRTT business processes
- Improve the user experience related to core functionality and new features
- Work with other designers to conceptualize and iterate on designs
- Work with developers to understand technical feasibility
- Design and deliver wireframes and mockups for a variety of devices and interfaces
- Gather user feedback through various research methodologies
- Test to confirm the intended interface and interaction is implemented
What makes an ideal UXer at ICE
- 5+ years of User Experience Design experience
- A solid understanding of user centered principles and methodologies
- Ability to translate physical products to the virtual world
- Strong attention to detail while understanding the big picture
- Effective listening skills
- Excellent written and verbal communications skills
- Ability to work in a fast-paced and at times challenging environment
- Ability to easily build and maintain relationships and add value to a team environment
- Experience in a manufacturing or architectural design environment and related applications is desirable but not required
To apply for this position, email us at email@example.com. Please include the position title in your subject line. No direct phone calls or in-person visits please.
With your resume, please include your portfolio and anything else that might help us understand who you really are!
DIRTT is an equal-opportunity employer. We thank all applicants, but we’ll only contact you if you’re selected for an interview.