Decades of Digital
Decades of Digital Creating transformational experiences since 1995

Portfolio

Services

Strategy Service

Strategy

  • User research
  • Competitive analysis
  • Planning
  • Marketing research
  • Usability testing
  • Social media
  • Analytics
Creative Service

Creative

  • Creative strategy
  • Visual design
  • Content strategy
  • Content development
  • Scenario development
  • UX
Development Service

Development

  • Systems integration
  • Software architecture
  • Content management systems
  • Server-side development
  • Client-side development
  • Quality assurance and deployment

Company

About zu

We are zu, a digital agency based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, in the heart of the Canadian prairies. With over 20 years in the digital industry, we are veterans and recognized community leaders. Our crew of 35 is a tour-de-force — experts in strategy, design and development — who forge strong teams to create long-term relationships and amazing digital experiences with our clients and their end users.

What We Do

We specialize in strategy, web and mobile development for corporate and government clients in North America. We partner with large organizations to help them communicate with their clients, their investors and even themselves. We use technology, creative thinking and collaboration to build smart, elegant solutions for complex problems, and help our clients transform to do digital better. Throughout this process, we consider context, we design for experience, and we build for use. Check us out in action: Portfolio

Our Approach

Our Approach

Collaboration

We believe in close collaboration – a partnership – with our clients, as we strive to understand exactly who they are and what they need. They are involved at every step, as we develop the idea and see it through to execution, adapting to their feedback and priorities on the fly with ease.

Craftsmanship

Craftsmanship

We believe in the fine art of digital creation and we approach projects with a builder's eye. Our goal is always to deliver rock-solid strategy, pixel-perfect design and flawless code. We take a lot of pride in our work and the things we make, we'll accept nothing less than the best.

Technology

Technology

We don't believe in using technology for technology's sake, we believe in using the right tools for the job. We make ourselves knowledgeable in everything, so we can make informed decisions. We also know the difference between a "real trend" and "really trendy," which is why our mobile team already has five years of experience building for modern devices.

Our Team

Careers

Our downtown Saskatoon office is home to an enthusiastic crew of creative and tech-savvy individuals who are proud to say they're square pegs. We're known for our laid-back, Google-like culture, with over-the-top staff functions, a supportive team environment, and endless options for new best friends. We take on big, challenging projects and promote continuous learning through countless professional development opportunities. One thing's for sure - you’ll never be bored. So if you have a passion for digital strategy, experience in website development, or an eye for web design, give us a shout!

Sr Designer Closing date: Friday, December 30, 2016

zu is currently looking for a talented Designer to join our team in Saskatoon. We need someone with a strong background in visual and information design to help create elegant digital solutions. The ideal candidate will be both curious and passionate about design, have strong conceptual and production skills, and be ready to play in friendly but challenging team environment.

Responsibilities

  • Combine strategic thinking with creative brilliance to wow and amaze our existing and future clients
  • Communicate with team members and clients using wireframes, user flows and information architecture
  • Create beautiful, user-centred UI concepts on time and on budget
  • Lead usability testing and communicate results and best practices to the rest of the team
  • Collaborate with teammates on innovative new ideas

Qualifications

At least five years of experience in design and/or information architecture for the web and/or mobile. Experience creating user interfaces and strategic thinking a must. Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or a related field, or equivalent combination of education and work experience.

Requirements

  • Successful candidate will work in our Saskatoon office
  • Experience designing for mobile applications an asset
  • Experience designing for web applications and software an asset
  • Applications without portfolios will not be considered
  • Positions may be filled before the closing date so hurry up and send us your skills!


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    200-303 Pacific Ave
    Saskatoon SK
    S7K 1P2

    +1 306 653 4747 Main
    +1 888 834 8300 Toll Free
    +1 306 653 4774 Fax

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