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UI/UX Designer

About Nextopia

We're an established Toronto based eCommerce company looking for a Ui/UX Design Intern to join our team with over 1,600 happy customers. Since 1999, we've been providing next-generation site search and navigation technology to online retailers around the world. Whatever the need, whatever the problem, we help retailers convert browsers into buyers.

The Job In A Nutshell

As part of the team, you will utilize your full range of product design, interaction design, and visual design skills, and assist with the creation of marketing & sales materials, product design & experience, and anything else our team needs.

Must Have Skills / Qualifications:

  • University or College degree in a related field
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in web design focusing on the usability, look, and feel of websites and web applications
  • Understanding of human and computer interaction principles (a must have)
  • Demonstrated ability to produce interesting, creative, and polished UI solution
  • Amazing design portfolio of past work (Online web applications/websites preferred)
  • Ability to take an idea from wireframes and UX research, to pixel perfect design
  • Ability to think creatively and strategically
  • Excellent communication and English language skills—you should be able to clearly articulate your design decisions
  • Some experience with front-end programming (you should be able to code up a simple web site and/or an application)
  • Proficient in Adobe suite products, especially Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Expert in designing PowerPoint/Keynote presentations
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Up to date with the latest design news and industry trends

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