High Tech Genesis UX/UI Designer in Ottawa, Ontario

Must be*Eligible for top secret level security clearance ie. 10 years in Canada and be a Canadian Citizen.*


  • UX/UI Designer working directly with all of the companies software development teams to promote good, consistent UX/UI design
  • Product Owner directly managing the work priorities for a UX/UI-centric software development team
  • Create UX/UI design style guide and establish design best practices
  • Develop storyboards, mock-ups and prototypes to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Lead the design activities for various UI elements within the company's product suite
  • Act as the user-advocate during the development process, subjecting early-stage designs to usability testing or expert review, and offering implementation suggestions from a user-centered perspective
  • Understanding and solving functional problems for a variety of data management, visualization and analytics user scenarios
  • Rationalize design decisions to peers and stakeholders

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent certificates in interaction design, product design, graphic design, or another UX design-related field
  • 5+ years of UX and UI design for desktop and/or web applications
  • Knowledge of graphic design tools such as Photoshop, Sketch, and Illustrator
  • Expertise with UX tools such as Balsamiq, Axure, Visio, OmniGraffle, UXPin, Justinmind
  • Experience with WPF, XAML, JavaScript, CSS3 and HTML5 is a plus
  • Mobile application design experience on iOS and/or Android is a plus
  • A strong understanding of business and user requirements, and the ability to address and advocate for the end-users experience
  • The ability to successfully manage multiple projects simultaneously, handle a fastpaced work environment, deadlines, and changing priorities
  • Strong knowledge of current industry trends and User Interface common practices
  • Familiarity with Scrum or other agile development processes
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong team player who can work with and support many different software teams
  • Eligible for top secret level security clearance

For more information and to apply email: Resumes@HighTechGenesis.com and include “Job code: 005-034-HTG” in the subject line.

Note: We thank all applicants for their interest; however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. High Tech Genesis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Note: All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

Title: UX/UI Designer

Location: Ottawa

Employment: Permanent

# of Positions: 1

Job Number: 005-034-HTG