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UX/UI Design Intern (Sep-Dec 2022)

Date posted:

July 7, 2022

Location:

Remote, Canada

Salary Range

CAD $20 – $30 per hour

About the job

The Perch Design Team is looking for a UX/UI intern to join us in creating an efficient and engaging user experience for our client facing website and tools. You must have a strong interest in user research and a passion for design. You will be assisting in tool redesigns for the Perch website. You must be self motivated and have a desire to learn and grow in a fast paced environment.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Assisting and conducting user and market research.
  • Ability to understand customer needs, motivations and behavior. Interpret and synthesize the research finding into design requirements
  • Work closely with the team to design user flows, wireframes & prototypes.
  • Create visual aids as and when required.
  • Effectively communicate research findings, conceptual ideas and detailed design rationale

What you need to have

  • Currently enrolled in a degree in design or equivalent education / training. You must be graduating in Dec 2022 or later.
  • Experience with design and prototyping tools, preferably Figma
  • Ability to absorb information and requirements and be able to translate them into designs.
  • Ability to capture ideas and communicate effectively.
  • Self motivated and resourceful, while being a contributing member to the design team.
  • Familiar with the latest patterns and trends in web and mobile design.
  • An online portfolio showcasing sample projects or past work experience.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Can legally work in Canada by way of being a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.

Nice to Have

  • Knowledge of how mortgages and real estate work.
  • Previous design experience is an asset.
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