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Job: UI/UX Developer

Posted: January 9th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Jobs | No Comments »

Job: UI/UX Developer

Company: Axonify

Location: Kitchener, Ontario

Immediate Opportunity for an Interactive Designer for Multiple Projects.

Axonify is revolutionizing the way organizations think about and deliver corporate learning. Our highly skilled and cohesive team of developers is building the next generation eLearning platform utilizing the hottest development technologies available, including the latest HTML5 patterns for Web and Mobile Web applications and the most recent Javascript and CoffeeScript frameworks. Everything from source control to production databases are hosted in the Cloud.

Axonify is looking for developers who want to leverage and grow their HTML5 skills, while building world-class applications. We are looking for a gifted UI/UX developer who is interested in creating a fun and engaging user experience for our corporate clients.

Skills/Experience

  • Web Design
  • UI/UX Design
  • Graphics Design
  • CSS3
  • HTML5
  • Game Design
  • Ability to collaboratively in a team environment
  • Ability to translate requirements into an elegant cross browser user interface
  • Ability to create rapid prototypes using CSS and HTML
  • Experience using Photoshop, Illustrator and wireframing tools like Balsmiqu

Does this sound like you? If you’re looking for a new challenge, we want to hear from you. Send us an email at: hr@axonify.com.


January 2013: Designing the restaurant experience

Posted: January 3rd, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Events | Tags: , , | No Comments »

This month, we stretch our skills (and tease our taste buds) by getting an inside look at the role of design in the restaurant business. Many of the principles behind designing great experiences are universal, so there’s lots to learn by exchanging ideas with our compatriots in industries outside our normal fields of interest.

And as far as fields of interest go, it’s tough to knock great food & drink!

Jody Palubiski (Managing Partner) and Cindy Perri (Brand Guardian) of the Charcoal Group are hosting us at the newly-opened Beertown in Waterloo Town Square. Jody and Cindy will describe the goals, considerations, and challenges involved in designing the restaurant experience. They’ll cover ground such as the physical space, menus, logos and visuals, and more. Much of our time together will be open Q&A, so it’s a great chance to learn something new and to draw connections with your own design practice — regardless of the medium in which you work.

Come prepared to buy your own drink during this event, and there’s a strong chance you’ll find a nice selection of foods to accompany it…

Attendance is limited, so please register for this event!

Register

Wednesday January 23, 2013
5:30 to 7:00 pm
Beertown Restaurant

(ask for UX Waterloo when you arrive)
Waterloo Town Square
75 King St. South
Waterloo, Ontario