Activities involved
IT Support Program Manager
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Resume
Also required for this position: 1- Please email a short paragraph with your interest in the position; strengths you will bring to help in this role. 2- Accompany with your resume. 3- Provide names and the contact information of 3 references (not friends or family). Only applicants who are selected are contacted for an initial telephone interview. If candidacy is retained, an in-person meeting is scheduled. Bring your portfolio! Because the data is sensitive, a background check may be required.
  • Remote or online
  • Good for groups
  • Accessible by public transit

UX Designer

Calgary, AB office or from home or by tele-conferencing, Calgary, Calgary, AB, T2H 0K9 [map]
4-5 hours / weekly
12 months minimum
Did you know that every year 1 million children are identified with a developmental disability? We are proud to developing a technology platform that will help connect families to resources they need. The UX Designer is a member of the IT Committee. Applicants must have a professional portfolio in technology/ web development and design.

Responsibilities
Identify design gaps and/ or problems and devise intuitive workflows.
Facilitate the organization's product vision by researching, sketching, prototyping and user-testing experiences for web applications.
Analyze business requirements to effectively create innovative storyboards, wireframes, navigation layouts and standards-compliant user interfaces that meet brand, business, usability, and accessibility goals.
Take a user-centered design approach, and rapidly test and iterate these designs.

Requirements
Experience with Balsamiq, Visio or any other UX/Modeling software is a must.
Basic HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript skills are a plus.
A solid grasp of user-centered design (UCD), planning and conducting user research, user testing, A/B testing, rapid prototyping, heuristic analysis, usability and accessibility concerns.
Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to Team and stakeholdres.
Experience with digital marketing campaigns is an asset.

The change you will bring with your volunteering is sooner rather than later relief, hope and empowerment to families living with a child who has a disability by creating this new and efficient online platform system, in collaboration with the Board and committee members.

Time Commitment:
Meetings are primarily held by telephone or tele-conferencing on a monthly and quarterly basis with email communications and in person meetings in between as needed. The total minimum time commitment is about 4 hours per week. An initial twelve-month assignment is preferred.
Additional Details & Skills Required
Honesty, reliability and discretion.

Excellence in UX Design.

Proven results in this field.

Proficiency in IT data processes & secure server options.

Excellence in coding and efficient trouble shooting during design, development and testing.

Strong ability to work as a team with fellow IT Committee members.
Certification or Education Required
UX design or equivalent
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
Great cause, flexible hours. 
Reference, letter of attestation of performance and hours.
Activities involved
IT Support Program Manager
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Resume
Also required for this position: 1- Please email a short paragraph with your interest in the position; strengths you will bring to help in this role. 2- Accompany with your resume. 3- Provide names and the contact information of 3 references (not friends or family). Only applicants who are selected are contacted for an initial telephone interview. If candidacy is retained, an in-person meeting is scheduled. Bring your portfolio! Because the data is sensitive, a background check may be required.
  • Remote or online
  • Good for groups
  • Accessible by public transit