Job Responsibilities

  • Design new custom Shopify website themes for our ecommerce clients
  • Create wireframes, UI components, style guides, and related project deliverables to address business requirements
  • Collaborate with the team and lead art direction, concept development and execution
  • Contribute to vision, direction, execution, presentation, and delivery on a range of projects
  • Support ongoing engagements with additional design needs
  • Testing to identify UX/UI and layout bugs in collaboration with the project delivery team
  • Incorporate custom user experiences such as 3D + AR
  • Participate in scoping, client meetings, and project meetings to support the project leader and delivery team

COVID-19 Working Conditions

Our office is located in downtown Halifax, but we are temporarily operating as a fully remote team to help keep everyone safe. When it is safe to reopen the office, you will have the option to work at the office, remotely, or a combination.

Required Skills

  • Solid knowledge of design principles and best practices
  • Understanding of fundamental visual design principles such as typography, composition, colour theory, and layout
  • A strong portfolio of work that demonstrates the versatility and a broad range of design knowledge and skills across various mediums
  • Expertise using Adobe Creative Suite and other design tools: Sketch, InVision, Google Suite etc.
  • Self-motivated, communicative, ability to work with limited supervision in a small-team environment
  • Estimate time required to complete tasks
  • Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in Design or related degree
  • Experience: 3+ yrs of work experience at an agency or design studio

About Able Sense

Able Sense is an innovative e-commerce studio specializing in Shopify and Shopify Plus strategies and custom implementations for businesses around the globe, from Halifax, Nova Scotia. They offer a full suite of strategy, brand, design, development, integrations and measurement services to their clients, including support for marketing and product management. After establishing or transforming e-commerce operations, Able Sense can assist further with brand evolution, customer experience design and product packaging design.

Able Sense develops custom apps tailor-made for their clients’ needs, and have e-commerce apps available in the Shopify App Store. Their e-commerce Action Plan is a detailed strategy for your business and the starting point for all of their Shopify implementations. They work with you to give you purpose and clarity: to set goals, define your audience and design the architecture of your new website, always thinking of your customers first.