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UX Prototyper

Primary Location Canada, Waterloo Additional Location(s) US, Texas, Plano Date posted 12/22/2020
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Job Title:

UX Prototyper / Design Engineer


Location:

Canada, Waterloo

Role Overview:

The McAfee Product Design team is focused on making great design the core of everything we create for our customers, partners, and channels. 

In this role, we are searching for a motivated design engineer with a passion for innovation to help our Product Design Team validate with users McAfee’s next generation conceptual products using rich, interactive prototypes. 



Company Overview

From device to cloud, McAfee provides market-leading cybersecurity solutions for both business and consumers. We help businesses orchestrate cyber environments that are truly integrated, where protection, detection, and correction of security threats happen simultaneously. For consumers, McAfee secures your devices against viruses, malware, and other threats, both at home and away. We want to continue to shape the future of cybersecurity by working together to build best in class products and solutions.

Are you passionate about creating experiences that intelligently anticipate user needs? Do you get excited about inspiring and influencing your peers about the power of design thinking?

Does the thought of protecting millions of users from online harm in an easy and engaging way sound like a great mission for you?

The McAfee Product Design team is focused on making great design the core of everything we create for our customers, partners, and channels.

In this role, we are searching for amotivated design engineerwith a passion for innovationto help our Product Design Team validate with users McAfee’s next generation conceptual products using rich, interactive prototypes.

In this role youwill work closely with senior designers on creating high-quality prototypes and animationsdirectly incode,working with user research on validatingthese conceptswith our users, and demoing them to stakeholders across the company. Youhave a solid understanding of UX principals,can empathize with user needs and have a keen sense on what brings users delight within an experience.

This role may be on-site at our Waterloo, Ontario or Plano, Texas campuses, or fully remote in North America.

About You:

  • Obsessed about the customer experience (CX), never settling for good enough and inspiring others on the team to do the same

  • Experiencein development and designincludingat least 3+ years of experienceworking with product companies

  • Stunning portfolio that displaysmotion, animation and prototyping

  • Experience working in an iterative/agile manner to dramatically improve prototypes quickly

  • Experience using designand prototypingtools like Figma,Adobe CSor Framer

  • Experience or willingness to learn React, iOS and Android native programming languages

  • Early adopter who enjoys staying current on technology, design, and industry trends

  • Experience with lean experimentation and test & learn (T&L) methodologies

  • Comfortable working with virtual teams across multiple time zones and geographies

Company Benefits and Perks:

We work hard to embrace diversity and inclusion and encourage everyone at McAfee to bring their authentic selves to work every day. We offer a variety of social programs, flexible work hours and family-friendly benefits to all of our employees.

  • Pension and Retirement Plans
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Support for Community Involvement

We're serious about our commitment to diversity which is why McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

Job Type:

Experienced Hire

Primary Location:

Canada, Waterloo


Additional Locations:

Canada, Toronto
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