Product Designer

Toronto, ON

Computer Software
Experience Required
Degree Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description
Office: Toronto Office

Department: Product Management
Vena is looking for a talented and creative Product Designer to join a cross-functional team. You’ll become an early and foundational member of a high-impact design team that touches every aspect of Vena’s customer experience. You will be embedded in multiple product delivery teams to help articulate and visualize improvements in the user experience and interface of our software suite. Ideally, you are someone who is a team player, understands how to evolve existing designs, feels comfortable solving big complex problems, and can act as the voice of the user to different stakeholders.

What you will do:

Working closely with the Product Managers and Development Leads to turn insights and concepts into practical, elegant solutions
Work with other designers to help establish a design discipline and design systems
Simplify complex processes into intuitive and elegant design solutions by considering data, user feedback, and technical constraints/opportunities
Champion a collaborative design culture by offering multiple alternatives to challenges alongside Development, Product Management, and Consulting teams
Create wireframes and prototype deliverables with a high level of quality
Communicate design recommendations and foster a positive feedback loop to iterate on designs
Understand and can design within the accessibility guidelines
Can work autonomously, multitask and is deadline-driven

Job Requirements
Does this sound like you?

2+ years of experience in a Product Design centric role
Post-secondary education in Interaction Design, Digital Design, and equivalent experience
You have an impressive portfolio that showcases your design process
Experience with designing digital SaaS products, or in a similar B2B environment
A true problem solver, with experience breaking big problems into smaller experiments to validate further assumptions
Have a great ability to design polished, high-fidelity mockups, and prototypes of your solutions using tools such as Figma, UXPin, and Sketch
Communicate initial ideas through flows and low-fi sketches to facilitate discussions and get early feedback
Have a ton of fun while designing!
About Us

At Vena, we empower people to work the way they think. Our cloud infrastructure leverages the flexibility and ease of use of widely-used spreadsheets while adding beautiful web-based workflows and a powerful cloud storage to make mission-critical business processes simple. Viewed by many as one of the most innovative Canadian start-ups, we’re part of a growing industry looking to revolutionize the enterprise so that people can get back to doing their best work.

We strive to promote a culture and community that supports one another and allows for growth and fun. We hope to inspire and ensure our Venanites feel comfortable to innovate and can enable their creative side while at work.

Candidates must be legally entitled to work in the country which the role is based. No agencies please.

Should you require accommodation throughout any stage of the recruitment and selection process, please describe your requirements to when making an application and we will be sure any accommodation needs are met.