We’re Hiring a Designer (remote)

We’re hiring a remote Designer to join our team at Day Shift Digital for a 3 month, full time contract. 

About Us:

We are a small, boutique agency in downtown Toronto that focuses on building WordPress and eCommerce sites. We build strong, intuitive sites that are simple to navigate on the front-end, and a breeze to update on the backend. We are a small team, but collaborate with larger organizations and agencies who keep us excited and motivated! 

Perks of the job:

👾 Currently, this position is full time remote. There is an opportunity for this position to be part time remote, part time in office in the future.

👾 Flexible work hours.

👾 You’ll have a ton of autonomy and independence, with a supportive team.

👾 We’re a small team, where your work can make a huge difference.

About you:

👍 You are excited about designing for the web, and understand how to take a design from concept to wireframes to high fidelity designs, based on a clients vision. Specifically, you are exited to do so for WordPress and eCommerce shops.

👍 You can comfortably and effectively present design decisions to project stakeholders throughout each phase of design.

👍 You can implement client feedback in a meaningful way.

👍 Knowledge of Sketch, Adobe XD, Figma or similar prototyping tools.

👍 1 – 3 years of experience.

👍 You take pride in your work and will take full ownership of your projects from beginning to end.

👍You have a portfolio of work you can share with us to prove you kick-butt at this stuff.

👍 You want to work in a startup environment, where we work hard, work on cool projects, love what we do, and celebrate our accomplishments.

👍 You enjoy working independently.

👍 You are okay to task switch throughout the day.

👍 You know how to prioritize and re-prioritize.

👍 You are looking for an exciting role, where every project is a different and keeps you on your toes.

👍 You love getting shit done.

👍 You are organized and can keep on top of deadlines, even if they are tight.

👍 You have a positive, go-getter attitude.

Responsibilities:

✅ Design WordPress and eCommerce websites.

Develop an understanding of project needs by attending project discovery meetings, researching, and designing  interactive experiences that solve functional project challenges.

✅ Prototype a project: take your learnings from a project discovery and implement it into a sitemap, to a well thought out wireframe, to high fidelity designs that fit the the projects needs.

✅ Work with the team to understand technology requirements and business objectives as they relate to the designs of the project

✅ Present your work to project stakeholders, both internal and external.

Find industry-leading solutions by staying up to date with design best practices and latest technologies.

✅ Implement client feedback in a meaningful way.

✅ Design marketing landing pages for our internal use.

Salary:

💰 $50,000 – $55,000 per year

 

Does this sound like you? Please apply by telling us a bit about yourself and sending your portfolio and resume to tom@dayshiftdigital.com and sarah@dayshiftdigital.com.

 

We look forward to hearing from you!