About working at CHIMP
At CHIMP (Charitable Impact), we know that everyone has something to give. That's why we’re leading the movement to make giving a part of everyday living for everyone.
We love working with talented, creative, and open-minded people who strive to make a difference. We also look for people who share our core values of generosity, inclusivity, curiosity, courage, and responsibility—the guiding principles we stand by and incorporate into our work every day.
We know that a diverse team is what makes our work and culture great. That's why we're committed to building an inclusive and collaborative workplace that values equity and welcomes everyone. Our team members enjoy competitive salaries, purposeful perks, and a culture that gives back and has fun doing it. So come and join us, and let's change the world together.
About the role
Embedded within the Experience Design team in the Product Department, the UX/UI role is a generalist role which focuses on creating exceptional experiences across various product verticals.
This role will also work closely with business development, research, marketing professionals, various subject matter experts and stakeholders to advance CHIMP through meaningful and refined experiences.
Create world-class design solutions to various UX/UI problems
Work closely with Product Managers, stakeholders and subject matter experts to assess and understand requirements and work strategically on crafting solutions
Work closely with our Content Strategists and content-first design methodologies
Work seamlessly with different teams and departments
Create flows, wireframes, high-fidelity mock-ups and interactive prototypes for different digital products
Conduct remote usability testing and observe best practices of solution validation
Analyze user feedback and activity, and iterate to enhance the experience for our users
Provide timelines and delivery estimates
Work closely with our Research departments to understand our audiences and how research and analytics translate into our everyday work
What you’ll bring
Creativity and passion for what you do
5+ years of digital design experience, spanning the disciplines of UX, UI and visual design
Undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline
Mastery of industry-standard design tools (Adobe, Sketch, InVision, etc.)
Experience working in a fast-paced environment
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Ability to simplify complexity and distill ideas
Ability to both take high-level direction and have ownership over projects and specific pieces of work
Solid understanding of design best practices and current design frameworks
Design thinking practice as a strategic problem-solving discipline
Our ideal candidate
A resourceful, authentic and transparent creator and maker
Someone who cares about the same things we do
Is a proactive communicator and someone who can work independently
A lifelong learner who is curious and open-minded
Possesses a collaborative, team-focused working style
Is familiar with omni-channel- and research-driven approaches to design
Has experience working with complex stakeholder groups and senior executives in fast-paced environments
Can translate and express complex information into compelling and effective design solutions
Possesses strong project management skills
Director, Experience Design
Full time regular (permanent), 40 hours per week. Based in Vancouver, BC
More about CHIMP
CHIMP (Charitable Impact) was founded to radically transform how people experience giving. Our online platform makes it easy to support the causes you care about, raise money with others, and track your impact over time. We also help donors make their biggest impact by offering strategic giving support.
By empowering people to give on their terms, we’ve helped Canadians donate more than $350 million to thousands of charities—and we’re just getting started!