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UI/UX Designer and Branding Specialist at Komixstream

This position is located on-site in Kelowna

 

Job Description

This person will be designing the Komixstream website and app, and work on product and corporate branding. As well, they will be assisting with marketing content and designs for trade shows.

The team is seeking someone who loves comics, and has experience in media as well as startups. They want a team player who learns things quickly and has a passion for new challenges.

 

Skillset

Must Have

  • Strong UX, HCI
  • Design expert
  • A/B test
  • Rapid prototyping experience
  • Artistic ability (portfolio required)
  • Adobe product experience
  • Industry standards

Would be Nice

  • Wireframing
  • Branding
  • Some print experience
  • Know comic styles and trends
  • Typography
  • Design guidelines (Apple is key, but others help)
  • APP/mobile work
  • Experience with Agile teams

Bonus

  • HTML/CSS

About the company

KOMIXSTREAM has created an exciting and novel media format, the center-piece of which is their “Breathing Image™” technology. They will distribute and scale this new media format by developing a scalable platform capable of delivering to a global audience. 

Komixstream’s team leadership includes John Delaney, an Emmy award-winning comic book artist and illustrator, who has been working closely with sister company TVEON for several years.   John has drawn for DC Comics, The Simpsons and many other titles.  Komixstream’s technical lead is Adam Clark, a senior engineer with over 20 years experience, formerly with Technicolor.  Adam has been a pioneer of software based media for highly scalable systems and brings radically new ideas to this paradigm. 

The Breathing Image™ is a new and exciting way to experience interactive digital literature.

 

To apply for this position, please send CV and portfolio to: Ingrid@RoninHR.com