Fall 2022 Co-op: UX Designer

Our Digital & Technology team wakes up every day with one goal in mind – to connect Canadians to the people and things that matter most. Collectively, we’re proud to support 30 million Canadians each month.

 

We manage a robust portfolio that champions the leading edge of technology and media. We drive projects that expand connectivity to underserved communities from coast-to-coast-to-coast; build and enhance our fixed broadband network to provide high-speed Internet, TV and Smart Home Monitoring; and support our world class wireless network, offering our customers Canada’s largest and most reliable 5G network. As the Digital & Technology team, we are building our tomorrow, today.

 

Come play a key role in building the future of innovation in Canada, Let’s make your possible.

 

Do you enjoy working on high-scale, complex, and high visibility projects and programs?  If yes, consider the following opportunity:

 

Start your career with a strong foundation and spend your Co-op work term with us! Our Co-op Program gives students the opportunity to be involved in meaningful projects, contribute real work, rewarding opportunities and learn from a diverse group of leaders. We are building for tomorrow and as we plan for the future to make more possible for all Canadians, we believe it starts with Students & New Grads from coast-to-coast-to-coast.

 

At Rogers, your journey is filled with limitless possibilities - let’s make your dream co-op placement possible.

 

About the Team…

At Rogers 5G Create Lab, we have a simple vision: craft 5G innovative solutions to make more possible! The lab, located at Communitech, is an open Innovation hub to deepen our understanding of 5G technology and use-cases through co-creation of business solutions providing sustainable competitive advantages to Rogers strategic customers and partners by utilizing lean-agile design methodologies.

 

What we do…

Through a co-creation process with leading industry partners and enterprise customers the lab will be focused on creating new technical and business solutions in Smart City, Asset Tracking, Industrial IoT, Autonomous Vehicles, VR/AR and other areas of focus. With these new applications, we need to provide contemporary desirable and feasible designs to advance 5G and IoT use cases. We will also be dealing with a massive amount of data flowing through IoT devices connected to Rogers existing LTE-M and NB-IoT networks as well as ENCQORS 5G network. We will be researching various ways of adapting machine learning and data science to provide insights by leveraging Multi-Access Edge Computing and Cloud Computing infrastructures.

 

What will you do…

  • You will work on prototyping solutions and identifying use cases for cutting edge 5G and IoT technology. You will have the ability to co-create with Rogers’ strategic customers and partners through design sprints and co-creation workshops and potentially see your design mature into a market leader in 5G space.
  • Participating in co-creation design workshops.
  • Designing user interface (UI) elements that provide an interactive, informative and engaging experience.
  • Conduct user research creating multiple personas and user journey maps.
  • Identify customers’ pain-points and success criteria.
  • Help with problem definition and reframing.
  • Design and prototype potential solutions.
  • Prepare lively demos for processes and prototypes using storytelling and animations tools. (If you have a demo you are proud of, share it with us!)


What you will bring…

  • Enrolled in an accredited co-op program working towards a degree in Engineering, UI/UX Design, Computer Science, or equivalent.
  • Passion for user research experience, keeping the human in the center of technology usage.
  • Passion for design experience with digital platforms.
  • Artistic sense and with aspiration towards design leadership.
  • Knowledge and expertise with Sketch app and Adobe Creative Suite, prototyping tools such as Axure, and Invision or similar tools (surprise us!)
  • Desktop and mobile UI design experience including responsive design experience.
  • A team player; Proven ability to work with teams and stakeholders
  • Critical thinker with the ability to solve problems in creative approaches
  • Ability to work independently and seek stakeholder engagement proactively.


What you can expect in return…

  • A team who deeply cares about your development and long term career at Rogers
  • A team that trusts and wants to win together
  • A competitive salary
  • Access to leading edge technology and services so we can make more possible for our customers and our business every day.
  • A campus team that will keep you engaged through onboarding and your work term
Not sure if you should apply for this role? Talk to your Manager or your HR Business Partner.
 
We’ve established a set of internal hiring rules to help you find long-term success at Rogers. Click here to access Your Career @ Rogers – Ground Rules and become familiar with the new requirements.

 

Posting Type: Internal and External Candidates Considered
Hiring Manager: Leo Lagnado
Recruiter: Emily Doyle
Salary Grade: 3
Schedule: [[req_RogersFullPartTime]]
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: 4 Months
Work Location: 115-94 Bridgeport Rd. E (468), Waterloo, ON 
Travel Requirements: None
Bargaining Unit/Union: NON
Posting Category/Function: Student/New Grad & Co-op
Referral Bonus Amount: $$0.00
 

At Rogers Digital, our team doesn’t shy away from big ideas – we bring them to life. We work tirelessly to deliver the best user experiences (period) and build amazing self-serve experiences that our customers want to use. We are customer-obsessed agents of change and are committed to innovation and creating effortless experiences for customers and frontline employees. We use cutting-edge tools and technologies to solve critical and complex problems with award-winning solutions. Our work impacts millions of customers everyday. At Rogers Digital, we’re looking for people who embrace change, take risks, and push boundaries. Learn more about our team and our work @ https://digital.rogers.com/

 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
 
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment
 

 

 

 

Location: 

Waterloo, ON, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

*available for full-time and part-time permanent employees, some restrictions apply

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