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Index Exchange // global advertising marketplace
Design, Full Time    Toronto (Midtown)    Posted: Tuesday, July 02, 2019
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Our Product Design team at Index Exchange is a close-knit, collaborative group that crafts experiences to make ad tech easier. Combining research, data, & thoughtful critique, we discover needs & solve fundamental problems that impact the way people experience our products. The Product Design team creates an understanding of our customers, external users, & internal users. Were looking to hire a Product Designer who will be highly involved in the product development process. We want someone who is passionate about design, technology, & finding better ways to bring people together in our community.

As a Product Designer at Index Exchange, you will be highly involved in the product development process in order to deliver high-quality experiences for our users. You will help to define the vision for our new web application, build out our design system, & design new products. Day-to-day, you will work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to discover the what & the why of our products while leveraging your expertise in user experience to define the how. Youll define problems, interpret product requirements, & understand the needs of our users in order to quickly prototype solutions & ship high-quality designs. Were intent on raising the bar in ad tech & designing delightful solutions that lock-in on user needs & tightly align with company priorities.

Heres what youll be doing:

  • Define, explore, & solve problems from concept to completion across multiple projects & teams using your skills & knowledge in research, strategy, UX design, UI design, & visual design
  • Rapidly produce multiple concepts & prototypes; knowing when to apply pixel-perfect attention to detail, & when to make low-fi sketches & prototypes to effectively communicate interaction & design ideas
  • Advocate for good user experience across our platform by representing our users in product strategy & roadmap discussions
  • Work cross-functionally with Product & Engineering partners to represent the product design team, facilitate design discussions, & give feedback during ceremonies
  • Actively contribute, support & champion the consistent use & implementation of our growing design system

Here's what you have:

  • 2+ years of experience in the digital product space with experience designing & shipping products
  • Previous experience owning & executing on product designs through collaborative decision making with product managers, developers, & other stakeholders
  • Experience designing mobile first, responsive web applications & understanding how to apply both form & function while maintaining simplicity
  • Excellent communication, presentation, & analytical skills with the ability to communicate complex interaction concepts clearly & persuasively
  • Proficiency with industry-standard tools & software like Sketch, Invision, & good ol pen-and-paper with a willingness to learn new tools
  • Baseline knowledge across the design spectrum (research, strategy, UX design, UI design, & visual design), with expertise in at least one of these areas
  • A degree or comparable experience related to UX Design, Graphic Design, Psychology, Computer Science or a similar field is preferred
  • A basic understanding of HTML & CSS is a bonus, but not a requirement
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