Front-end Interactive Designer (Freelance) - Toronto
21/03/19
AVIDA is a turnkey retail experience company. We understand the challenges today's retailers face, including high expectations for exceptional customer experiences.

In partnership with our clients, we plan, design, deploy, and manage retail experience programs that put people first.

Through digital signage, interactive, and sensory engagement, we’re enablers of elevated in-store experiences.

 

Role

AVIDA is seeking an experienced freelance interactive designer to work on the front end of a website design project. You’ll be collaborating with a back-end developer. The ideal contractor will have highly developed conceptual and technical skills and have demonstrated experience in translating concepts into elegant and effective designs for interactive products.

The final brief, scope, and budget will be determined in consultation with the Freelancer, but we’re basically looking for someone who is easy to work with, adaptable, highly collaborative, has great ideas and follow through.

We anticipate the following:

  • Consult with AVIDA project team to understand the brand and communication objectives for the website;
  • Generate and proactively recommend design solutions;
  • Design and develop IA diagrams, user flows and wireframes;
  • Design front-end build production (guides, slicing, layout, etc.), in addition to providing technical feedback to development team;
  • Preparing and packaging creative design files for development.


Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Design or related field;
  • Minimum 5 years related experience in Interaction Design, UX/UI Design, Digital Product Design or similar;
  • Adobe Creative Suite Software (Photoshop, Illustrator, Animate, XD, etc.);
  • UI/UX Design, IA, Wireframes and Prototyping Tools (Axure, Sketch, XD, Ommigraffle, etc)
  • Demonstrate strong understanding of responsive and adaptive design solutions;
  • Understanding of AODA compliances and other accessibility guidelines and best practices;
  • Knowledgeable in HTML5, CSS, CSS Animations, JavaScript and Greensock;
  • Demonstrated understanding and expression of typography;
  • Follows the latest design and technology trends;
  • Incomparable attention to detail;
  • Portfolio must include digital, interactive and graphic work.

How to apply

Interested and qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and links to project portfolios to: with Freelance Front-end Interaction Designer in the subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but due to the volume of applicants are only able to contact those shortlisted for interviews