Senior UX Architect at Akendi

Posted on: 04/19/2022

Location: Toronto, ON (ON-SITE)

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Tags: ux

### Job description Akendi is looking for an enthusiastic Senior UX Architect in our Toronto office (hybrid in-office and remote) You have good knowledge of current user experience design trends, research, theories and methodologies (especially human-centred design), and an intuitive feel for how specific research and design activities provide unique value-added throughout the product development lifecycle. You will collaborate with Akendi team members, working in a hybrid WFH/office environment, to deliver on a variety of client projects. Responsibilities * Contribute to the development of “best in class” UX research and design services * Understand and follow strategy documents and utilize user research findings in design approaches * Contribute to blog writing * Responsible for the application of HCD principles, Akendi’s Experience Thinking process, and other components to create innovative user experiences that meet customer, business and user needs * Be an Akendi user experience ambassador * Take a supporting role in Akendi’s UX training program, creating course materials * Deliver UX training courses is a plus * Limited project travel as required (5-10%) Requirements * The UX Architect is part of a team with deep skills and experience related to user experience research, usability testing, information architecture and interaction design * 4+ years of professional experience * Up to date experience with the latest research and wireframing tools * The UX Architect conducts UX research and creates interaction design for websites, SaaS, software UIs, mobile apps, from kick-off to completion * French language an asset Included * Great health benefits * Competitive salary and vacation * Professional development: $2,500 training budget per person / year * Akendi training opportunities * A supportive and spirited team * An inspiring creative office space with a view of the CN tower (when not working remotely) * Best-in-class tools to bring insights and designs to life