Intermediate UX/UI Designer

The opportunity

We’re looking for a designer who’s passionate about creating meaningful experiences through beautifully designed products. You will partner with startups to shape and bring their dreams to life and help enterprises redefine the way they work and deliver value to their customers. You’ll bring your empathy of people, continuous improvement, and learning to the table. And collaborate with everyone from sales through development, design and QA to deliver great digital experiences for our partners and their customers.

What we'd like to see

  • You can develop wireframes and create digital prototypes (e.g. Invision)
  • You can research and empathize with the user to create personas, experience / journey maps
  • You have experience in organizing and participating in user testing
  • You can visualize experiences from static comps to fully fledged animations
  • You understand digital design principles and elements, can work with existing atomic design / style guides. Bonus: have experience designing brand identities
  • You’re proficient in Sketch, Invision, Photoshop and other design tools
  • You have experience designing for mobile and can translate designs across native platforms (iOS and Android)
  • You like to be in a super-collaborative environment, working alongside talented developers, designers, QA analysts, delivery managers and business partners throughout the lifecycle of a project
  • You can simultaneously see the bigger picture and focus on the finer details
  • You independently adopt new technologies and practices (e.g. tools, platforms, features, etc.)
  • You love digital and keep your eye on best practices and emerging trends in web and mobile design
  • You are capable in prioritizing and managing design tasks, can work independently while also recognizing when to ask for help

Now a little about us

Established in 2010, we’re a closely knit team of developers, designers, QA Analysts and leaders who truly love what we do day in and day out. We’ve designed and developed products with companies such as PayPal, Tumblr, TELUS, Microsoft and YogaGlo. We work with early stage startups to help bring their first version products to market, and find product-market fit. We also work with large organizations to teach them how move quickly and create quality products by adopting startup cultures and habits. No matter the scale of the project, our goal is to create products and services that will help our partners further develop their business and deliver an application that people will enjoy using.

Joining Nascent means being able to work on products used by millions of people every day. You’ll be working in an open, honest and engaging environment in downtown Toronto. We offer great opportunities, competitive benefits and a ton of fun.

Go on apply!

Nascent’s a great place to work, and we’d love for you to find out firsthand. To apply, e-mail us at Please include your resume or CV, a link to your online portfolio and the position for which you’re applying in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!