Careers with Stemble

Senior UX Designer

ABOUT STEMBLE: Stemble's mission is to be the world leader in e-learning tools for STEM education at the secondary and post-secondary level within 5 years. The Stemble e-learning platform offers automated assessment of student knowledge and skills through innovative online homework tools and a fully interactive virtual laboratory.

MISSION FOR THE UX DESIGNER: To achieve our mission, we require a UX Designer who will collaborate with our world-class EdTech team to create and implement virtual experiences that receive overwhelmingly positive feedback from students and instructors. These include our best-in-class laboratory experiences and game-like web tools for demonstrating important concepts in science. As a Stemble Senior UX Designer, you'll be part of a cross-functional team, working closely with stakeholders, product managers, and software engineers.

ABOUT YOU:

  • 4+ Years of Software UI / Interaction Design experience working on consumer-facing apps.

  • Strong up-to-date body of work and online portfolio (this is a must-have) that is impressive immediately. Portfolio/work samples must demonstrate experience creating great user-centered design solutions, wireframes and prototypes.

  • Ability to create and work with interactive 3D virtual experiences within a web app.

  • Highly attentive to visual detail.

  • Exceptional design velocity: ability and willingness to quickly produce multiple concepts.

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.

  • Iterative approach to product design, ensuring a unified experience across the board.

  • Cognitive awareness of wider business goals, delivering intuitive and user-centered design solutions.

  • Experience working closely with engineers to develop and iterate on interactive software experiences.

  • Experience designing for a variety of screen sizes and platforms: for fully responsive web experiences and/or for mobile (touch-device) apps.

  • Experience in prototyping UI interactivity and in incorporating motion/animation into UI.

  • Has a strong knowledge of the tools and technologies involved in designing and building interactive software experiences.

  • Familiarity with the design systems, interaction patterns, and limitations of cross-functional platforms - specifically web apps using a modern JS syntax but also Android, iOS.

  • Experience working closely with engineers in an agile product development process.

  • Experience working with and contributing to UI design libraries and style guides

  • Must be able to legally work in Canada.

  • Bonus: Previously designed for interactive game or content experiences

COMPENSATION: Stemble offers a competitive compensation, RRSP, and benefits package. Salary: $85,000 - $110,000 commensurate with experience. Remote working arrangements will be considered but preference will be given to those willing to relocate to Charlottetown, PE.

APPLICATION:  Please email careers@stemble.ca, referencing ‘Senior UX Designer’ in the subject line. Include your resume, cover letter. Also include a portfolio of 3-5 UX-focused work samples with your application. We want to understand how you think and solve problems. Clearly explain your process and the reasoning behind the decisions made, include visual artifacts, and identify both your role and the impact you had. Your portfolio can be anything from a website to a slide deck. How you build it is up to you.

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