Outliers and outperformers wanted

Outliers and outperformers wanted

Uncork Capital-backed companies are building kick-ass teams in engineering, marketing, sales, operations and more.

Uncork Capital-backed companies are building kick-ass teams in engineering, marketing, sales, operations and more.

Product Designer



Product, Design
Québec, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, July 3, 2024

About Poka

Poka is an innovative app designed for manufacturing companies that empower frontline workers to learn continuously, solve problems and collaborate in support of continuous improvement. Imagine a combination of Facebook and YouTube designed for factory workers. Say goodbye to paper, make way for tablets! 📱

Poka has become a catalyst for digital transformation and manufacturing leaders such as Nestlé, Bosch, Kraft and Danone trust us with their transition to Industry 4.0. 🏭

As a Product Designer at Poka, you can expect to join a cross-functional team and together you will work on improving our product. You'll be responsible for "resurfacing" user needs, developing concepts and delivering the best experience to factory workers on multiple platforms.

At Poka, we've made design a core foundation of our product’s DNA, so you'll never have to justify the importance of your work in research and design.

As Poka is a fast-growing company, you will need to be open-minded, autonomous and resourceful in your daily tasks. You will be directly involved in the success of this high-potential company.

What you’ll be responsible for:

  • Solve complex design problems from start to finish;
  • Actively participate in the definition of the problem in collaboration with the Product Managers, the team leaders and the design team;
  • Translate user data and requirements from research and analysis into interactive mock-ups and prototypes to quickly assess the viability of ideas;
  • Conduct user tests, heuristic audits and customer validations to evaluate concepts and functionalities developed
  • Design detailed flows, high-fidelity mock-ups, interactions and specifications required to make the solution a reality;
  • Collaborate closely with engineers as the team builds, iterates and ships ideas;
  • Collaborate with designers across all teams to continuously improve Poka's design processes, principles and tools.

What you bring to the table:

  • Bachelor's degree in graphic design or multimedia design;
  • 4+ years of experience as a UX designer;
  • Experience in digital product and system design;
  • Experience in native iOS design, an asset;
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail;
  • Willingness to work on complex design and system problems;
  • In-depth knowledge of Figma or other software such as Sketch, Axure, Adobe XD, etc;
  • Portfolio demonstrating concrete examples of digital product design;
  • Excellent English and French, spoken and written.


What we offer:

  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment.
  • Generous vacation policy upon arrival.
  • Hybrid work policy - Work from the office 2 days a week if you live within a 40km radius to our Quebec City office or a 15 km radius to our Montreal office.
  • Truly flexible schedule and the possibility of taking every Friday afternoon off.
  • Group insurance from day one (dental, medication, invalidity, travel, etc.).
  • Telemedicine service with Dialogue.
  • Retirement plan with Wealthsimple after a year.
  • MacBook Pro and $500 allowance for your home office.
  • Tasty snacks (Fresh fruits, snacks, coffees, teas, etc.)
  • Generous referral bonus.
  • Whatever you need to keep learning and evolve professionally.
  • Rapid evolution in your role. Your responsibilities will not be limited!

*Certain benefits are exclusively accessible to employees in Canada.

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