In the last 6 years, Prodigy has gone from 3,000 to over 50,000,000 students registered globally. We are currently the fastest growing educational startup in North America, with offices in Burlington, Toronto and India. By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to help an entire generation of students to LOVE learning, while working alongside some of the brightest and most passionate people in education and gaming.
We’re looking to hire a Product Designer with a strong UX focus to help design a new product area from the ground up. If you love the idea of owning a core part of a product and rapidly iterating based on user research and metrics, this role is for you.
Apply your experience with product design systems and principles to create and refine features
Identify, investigate, and validate complex design problems
Create and validate hypotheses regarding what we can build to solve these problems
Gather qualitative data from customers through interviews and usability tests
Use quantitative data to guide decisions and determine the success of new features
Rapidly produce multiple concepts and prototypes; knowing when to apply pixel-perfect attention to detail, and when to make low-fi sketches and prototypes
Work in a cross functional team with developers and QA to ensure that we iterate quickly while maintaining an appropriate level of quality
Incorporate and contribute to our internal design guidelines, ensuring consistency across the entire product.
What You'll Need:
The desire to drive creative decisions through a user-centered design process, including research, ideation, iteration, and validation
The ability to apply your design skills in product, interaction, and visual design to help create and build new features
Experience using metrics to validate and inform your product decisions
A soft spot for the end user - advocating for them in all areas of your work is core to what you do
Proficiency with current design tools such as Sketch, Zeplin, Invision, etc.
Experience creating wireframes, user-flows, and interactive prototypes
Previous experience collaborating closely with developers, designers, and other team members
Solid written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present a strong rationale for design decisions
A portfolio of projects that demonstrate your design expertise
AT LEAST THREE TO FIVE YEARS EXPERIENCE OUTSIDE OF SCHOOL
What We Offer:
Full health benefits (from day one!)
Gym & learning fund
Snacks & coffee
Games & ping pong
We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). Prodigy Game will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.
About Prodigy Game
Imagine an entire generation of kids around the world rushing home to do their math homework because it was seamlessly integrated into their favourite video game. That's Prodigy, and we are revolutionizing the way the world learns math.
In the last 5 years, Prodigy has gone from 3,000 local users to over 30,000,000 worldwide, and is currently the fastest growing educational startup in North America!
We welcome people who share our passion to join our team, where you will have the opportunity to help an entire generation of students to LOVE learning math while working alongside some of the brightest and most passionate people in education and gaming.