Product Designer

at Alloy in Vancouver

Alloy is redefining how information flows across supply chains by providing the first comprehensive, low-latency view of demand and inventory across all distribution channels. Our unified platform connects manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, and retailers. Alloy builds technology that seamlessly and intuitively connects users and companies across the supply chain and empowers demand-driven decision-making.


We’re looking for a design leader to set a high bar for design in our product and culture. You are a passionate about crafting user experiences that are elegant and intuitive. As our first design hire, you are filling a key role. You will create our company-wide design principles and apply them across every field, from product to marketing.


Responsibilities
-Lead interaction design, visual design, and develop the overarching Alloy brand.
-Drive product features from idea to reality
-Be able to both rapidly prototype ideas and write production code
-Coordinate user research, analyze and hypothesize, create wireframes and user flows, execute pixel-perfect visual designs, work with Engineering and Product on implementation.
-Develop design guidelines to ensure consistency in interface and interactions.


Skills & Experience
-A degree in HCI, Graphic Design, Interaction Design or equivalent industry experience
-Development experience writing production code in HTML, CSS (and pre-processors) and Javascript
-Deep user empathy as a tireless champion of the user
-Ability to work through complex workflows with whiteboards, flowcharts, and wireframes
-A strong understanding of grid systems, composition, typography and color
-Excellent communication skills to explain decisions and work with teammates to iterate on designs
-Intuition for usability and design, with an ability to balance creativity with the constraints of timing, budget, and scope


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Published at 14 Sep 2016
Expires on 14 Mar 2017
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