Senior User Experience Designer

at Battlefy in Vancouver

About Us

Battlefy is the esports platform trusted globally by game studios, publishers, brands and leagues to create, market, and scale competitive video games.

Esports and video games are our DNA. We are the company that will write award winning blogs discussing the ethics of Face Hunter in Hearthstone, settle disagreements by counting headshots in CS:GO and regularly play League as part of our product testing.

We believe that esports will be as significant as TV, movies and music and with Battlefy growing 750% in the last year we see an incredibly exciting future ahead of us.

You Are

- A meticulous designer that owns the UX from concept through to completion

- An expert at communicating, knowing exactly how to collaborate with sales, marketing, engineering and product managers

- A relentless advocate for user centred design, passionate about coaching and mentoring others

- Often uncompromising, but ruthlessly pragmatic in making data driven decisions

- Constantly curious, always looking to simplify process, learn from your mistakes and increase your knowledge

- Against micromanagement, endless meetings and imposed unrealistic timelines

You Will

- Produce a full range of design deliverables including journeymaps, wireframes and style guides

- Explain how the goals of sales, marketing, engineering and UX will be achieved through great user experiences

- Wear many hats working across Information Architecture, Interaction Design and Usability Testing

- Continually set personal and professional goals and do everything in your power to surpass them

- Grow the Battlefy culture, from posting to #random about your new shoes to delivering keynotes at conferences, you will embody our values of one team, sportsmanship and community

- Of course enjoy playing esports and video games

Your Experience

- You are successful, having shipped B2B or B2C SaaS products that you are incredibly proud of

- You have worked in a fast growth environment where your pace and hustle was key to getting the right things done

- You are a master of your craft’s tools. Whatever your weapon of choice; Axure, Balsamiq, Visio, OmniGraffle, pen & paper, napkin & crayon, you wield it with accuracy and efficiency

- You are experienced in modern delivery practices and tools, be it running a daily scrum, using Kanban boards as information radiators or rapidly iterating to achieve a MVP

- You have at least 5 years design experience in software product companies. For at least 2 of these years being in a role similar to this one

- You know how to learn and adapt. Perhaps you have a Bachelors degree in Interaction Design, are fully self taught since high school or have even achieved a PhD HCI

Bonus Points if you…

- Are experienced in organizing and playing in esports tournaments

- Attempted (even if it failed) your own venture

- Have relevant professional experience in Engineering, Marketing, Sales or Product Management

At Battlefy you will be instrumental in allowing ordinary folks to rise up and become legends. While doing so you’ll receive a competitive salary, flexible hours, private medical & dental, uncapped vacation, as well as a $2,000 budget to buy whatever hardware you need for work and play.

Most importantly though you will receive the support of a talented, warm and welcoming family that shares your passion and enthusiasm for esports and video games.


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Published at 25 Feb 2016
Expires on 06 May 2016
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