UX/UI Design Lead

· Vancouver, British Columbia
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

The Opportunity

 

We’re looking for someone who understands the value of empowerment…

As a leader, you’ll have a vested interest in helping other designers to thrive. Beyond that, you’ll establish yourself as someone that people look up to; playing an integral role in a team’s success with clear direction, leadership, guidance, and encouragement. You’ll empower others too - the products you create will fundamentally improve theCanadian  healthcare system and make a meaningful impact on peoples health outcomes.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • As a design leader, you’re a natural facilitator and an advocate for your teams practice. You value inclusivity, collaboration and have empathy in spades. You believe that good
  • ideas can come from anywhere, and you actively ensure that everyone is heard. You’ll be comfortable with…
  • Guiding the design process throughout the project, as well as taking on design tasks alongside your teammates.
  • Delegating and managing design tasks.
  • Promoting an inspiring and inclusive environment for the team.
  • Collaborating with leadership and stakeholders to communicate product vision.
  • Communicating the results of research and testing to your peers.
  • Leading and documenting design standards and patterns for the company.
  • Advocating for decisions based on data.
  • Mentor teammates and evangelize design practice and process.

 

Required Qualifications

 

  • A degree in Interaction Design, Human Factors, Human Computer Interaction, a related field, and / or equivalent experience.
  • Experience designing for mobile and desktop applications.
  • Proficiency with Sketch, Axure, Photoshop, or equivalents.
  • Sound knowledge of web and mobile technologies.

 

Nice to Have

 

  • CSS 3 experience and ability to create and maintain styles.
  • Experience with Git and GitHub.

 

About Us


At Thrive Health, our mission is to build software products to fundamentally improve the Canadian healthcare system for patients, their families and friends, clinicians, and

healthcare staff. We are a Vancouver-based start-up founded by the former CEOs of a number of successful companies, including Crystal Decisions. Our team is cross-functional and features clinical, business, technical, creative, and artistic talent. Our headquarters are in downtown Vancouver and located close to designated bicycle routes, the Sky Train and Sea Bus, and many lunch-time options. We have a distributed team and are flexible, so people can work from home when needed. We have competitive vacation, time off, and extended health insurance benefits.  We also provide a health spending account for employees to prioritize their discretionary health spending and we support bike commuting and using public transit by covering 25% of transit passes and commuting-related bike maintenance costs. If you’re interested in making a difference, shipping great software, and learning more every year than you did the year before, then please apply with your resume.

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  • Location
    Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced