Country:

Canada

Cities:

Toronto

Area of expertise:

Experience Design

Job Description

About the role

As a Visual designer at Avanade, you will be joining a team that is passionate about continuously elevating our design maturity, while we surprise and delight our client portfolio, and deliver on complex projects. 


Day-to-day, you will:

  • Generate thorough deliverables that are concise and well-designed, including research reports, personas, scenarios, conceptual models, site maps, functional flows

  • Generate heuristic analysis reports on existing experiences

  • Maintain vigilance on usability and flawless execution throughout the process

  • Create lasting client relationships based on value, quality, logic, and responsiveness

  • Serve as the voice of structure, usability, and results for the engagement

  •  Stay current on emerging trends in online consumer behaviour, technologies and design

  • Contribute to the insights and direction of creative briefs, as needed


About you

You’re passionate about creativity and colour theory. You are a strong multi-tasker with exceptional communication skills to articulate functional and UI choices to clients and team members. You likely have a portfolio showcasing involvement on several significant website or digital initiatives for world-class clients.


Your technical and business skillset likely includes:

  • User Research, Information Architecture, Interaction Design, Usability testing, Accessibility Expertise, Design Systems, Design Thinking

  • Tools: InVison, Sketch, Design Axure

  • The ability to prove how design decisions directly led to successful project outcome

  • Comprehensive in the principles of UI design, layouts, graphics development, typography, color and visual theories

  • Prior experience with emerging interaction platforms such as mobile, ipad, touch-screen, Microsoft Surface, kiosks

  •  Coaching and leadership of four or more user interface designers at all levels.


You likely have a degree/diploma in design, or 3+ years experience creating impactful and functional interactive design with multi-disciplinary teams at any known agency, design boutique or media company.


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About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.