The Jibe Careers

UI/UX Designer
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Introduction

We’re seeking to hire a new team member to join us on a full-time basis to work on client projects in the capacity of intermediate eCommerce designer at our offices in Gastown (Vancouver, BC).

To be successful at The Jibe, you will need to:

  • Think People First: We lead our team, clients, and partners with openness, honesty, and equality, and always seek positive outcomes.
  • Create Results: We achieve clear, measurable results from our efforts. We advance businesses forward.
  • Give Extra: We pursue the remarkable over the ordinary and status-quo in every actions we take. We give more than expected. 
  • Always Learn: We seek and embrace the new. With curiosity, we experiment, explore, and challenge ourselves together to grow.


Position

You are a self-starter and team player who is passionate about web technologies, building beautiful and functional user experience, an interest in eCommerce, and excited to grow your skillset and put your knowledge to good use by contributing to the success of our clients, partners and communities. You are keen on using and learning a wide arrangement of technologies and platforms such as Sketch, Photoshop, Invision and have dabbled in eCommerce platforms like Shopify, BigCommerce, Wordpress, or Drupal.

Required Skills

  • A minimum of 4 years of experience designing websites or demonstrated proficiency
  • Experience with eCommerce design and user experience
  • Experience with design applications such as Photoshop or Sketch
  • Experience in working with technology teams and designing for responsive applications
  • Proficiency with building design languages, templates, and designing with componentization in mind (Atomic Design Methodology)
  • Ability to give critique, receive constructive criticism, and improve
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving capabilities
  • Understands the impact of good usability and user experience and think deeply about human interaction on the web
  • Autonomous, yet knows when to seek support from peers
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • Flexible and able to deal with frequently shifting priorities
  • Constantly seeking to optimize processes and outcomes
  • Have a keen eye for detail

 

Nice to have:

  • A background in design is preferred, but we’re open to non-conventional degrees and education if abilities can be demonstrated
  • Experience with technologies such as: Sketch, Photoshop, Invision, Figma
  • Experience with designing for platforms such as Shopify, Magento, BigCommerce
  • Experience in designing with Atomic Design Principals in mind


Company

We provide a competitive salary and benefits package that’s commensurate with the skills and experience you bring to the table. Extended health and dental are also provided.

We also pitch in for books, training, education, and gadgets. We have coffee, filtered water, beer, and snacks.

At The Jibe, our mission is to help established brands and retailers continue to innovate and grow their online presence through a data-driven approach to digital marketing and technology.

Founded in 2009, we have had the privilege to work with amazing brands such as Arc’teryx, Grouse Mountain Resorts, Sutton Realty, Symantec, Mac’s Convenience Stores, Sega, and Sugoi to name a few.

We pride ourselves on the quality and impact of the services and products we deliver. We are in it for the long run and forging lasting valuable relationships with our clients, partners, and community is at the heart of our mission.

We organize the largest eCommerce community in the Pacific Northwest, dubbed eCommerce Vancouver.

Know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!