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Stantec UI/UX Designer (Co-op/Intern) in WATERLOO, Ontario

UI/UX Designer (Co-op/Intern) - ( 2100036P )


Grow with the best. Join a smart, creative, and inspired team that works behind the scenes to support operational excellence. Our functional services teams (FSTs) provide services to 22,000 employees in over 350 locations worldwide. Bringing together individuals with diverse backgrounds, talents, and expertise, our FSTs are vital to making our Company stronger.

Your Opportunity

Stantec’s Innovation office is seeking qualified applicants for a User Interface and User Experience (UI/UX) Designer to complement the existing team in achieving our mission over the long term. The position will assist with product, project, and prototyping consulting work. This will involve creating high-fidelity mock-ups, iconography, UI illustration, and other graphic assets for a range of products and services. The UI Designer will be responsible for helping take Stantec’s design system to the next level by delivering pixel-perfect designs that bring clarity and unity to our visual language.

Working with other UI UX Designers, Product Managers, Business Analysts, and Engineering teams in an Agile environment, you will be involved in the product development lifecycle from concept to delivery.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with business analysts, developers, primary program groups, and with business line project teams to develop top-tier interfaces and user experiences.

  • Work in partnership with available resources, communicating transparently and routinely, to gather input and request feedback.

  • Work with remote teams on design and implementation as needed for a variety of projects involving analytical dashboards and interfaces. The focus will be on user interface development, user experience, and interaction design.

  • Use diagramming and visualization tools to communicate concepts before software development. Produce storyboards, wireframes, and simple prototypes.

  • Help develop design specifications and proof-of-concept solutions in response to business needs.

  • Perform business analyst responsibilities by communicating with clients to understand their needs and document those needs in written and graphical form.

  • Ability to use color, fonts, and pictography to enhance the user experience.

  • Rapid prototyping of new ideas and iterative design to get t functionality in the hands of stakeholders for faster evaluation.

  • Take ownership of the project and work independently in a team environment.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • UI UX designer with true artistic talent and a clean, strong visual aesthetic

  • 2 years of experience doing visual/UI design for web, desktop, or mobile applications.

  • Exposure to front-end development

  • Portfolio of relevant UI design work for products, apps, and/or services.

  • Strong typographic and color theory knowledge.

  • Ability to create icons, illustrations, and other graphic assets for the web.

  • Ability to create and quickly iterate on high-fidelity mock-ups.

  • Ability to communicate UI ideas verbally and with efficient and clear visuals.

  • Knowledge of conventional design tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, Figma, snf Sketch

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to multi-task and keep organized in a dynamic environment.

  • Experience working with and contributing to design systems and component libraries.

  • Styling and markup in HTML and CSS (SASS) is valuable.

  • Familiarity with modern SDLC, Agile, and SPA applications is an asset.

Education and Experience

  • Undergraduate education in a design-related discipline.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Primary Location : Canada-Ontario-Waterloo

Job : Co-op/Intern Year 3

Organization : BC-1290 Innovation-DTI-Canada

Employee Status : Temporary

Job Level : Entry Level

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jan 10, 2022, 3:29:10 PM

Req ID: 2100036P

Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law.

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans