UX Design Lead

at Eventbase in Vancouver

We’re looking for a UX Design Lead to direct Eventbase’s product design across a variety of mobile app platforms (iOS, Android, Windows Phone, mobile web) while working with some of the top event producers in the world. This position will be responsible for working with our core development, management and design teams on new features for our products and clients, directing usability improvements and championing Eventbase’s UX design culture and growth. This is a full-time position working in our Vancouver head office. 



Responsibilities
-Lead the UX design team and work with management and development leaders on envisioning and planning new features and design improvements in our core product offering


-Adapting stakeholder and customer feature requirements into IA and UI/visual design deliverables


-Developing UX IA designs including concept sketches, user flows, wireframes, and prototypes for our user-facing mobile event platform as well as our client-facing back-end administration tools


-Planning and conducting user research including persona development and usability studies 


-Daily collaboration with the development team to bring UX design to life in our core product software 


-Promoting strong standards for usability and user-centered design organizational practice


Our Ideal Candidate Will Have the Following Experience And Skills
-3+ years of interaction design, with experience planning and crafting complex interfaces, mobile applications and websites 


-1+ years of UX leadership experience with ability to manage, coach and motivate other -BS/BA in Interactive Design, HCI or related degree preferred


-Agile UX experience


-Knowledge of usability heuristics, UX best practices and patterns for mobile and touch applications


-Experience working with clients and internal stakeholders and helping manage project requirements


-Expert proficiency with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Fireworks, OmniGraffle, Keynote and other UX/UI design and prototyping software 


-Experience planning and running usability studies, providing visual/UI design and copywriting preferred 


-Excellent organizational, leadership, teamwork and communication skills


Eventbase is the leading mobile technology platform for premium events, and Gold Winner for “Best Event App” at both the 2014 and 2015 Event Technology Awards. Trusted by global brands for their Tier 1 conferences and trade shows, our clients include Microsoft, SAP, HP, Cisco, Salesforce, Cannes Lions, and SXSW. Eventbase also delivers apps for massive consumer events including three Olympic Games, Comic-Con International and Sundance Film Festival.


We work hard and smart, and insist on having fun. Our cool Yaletown office provides a casual work environment with a few office dogs and an in-house coffee barista thrown in for good measure.


Additionally, each member of our team gets a Ticket To Ride, which is an opportunity to go to an event of their choice each year to gain first-hand knowledge of our apps in action.


To Apply:


Please complete our online form and attach your resume and cover letter with responses to the following questions:


-How you will contribute to our company culture?
-Tell us why you may be the ideal candidate for this role.
-What is the best event (ie. music or film festival, sporting, tradeshow or conference) you’ve attended?
-How do you think mobile apps can improve the experience of attending an event?


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Published at 02 May 2016
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