Work Shift podcast: Find out what makes user experience design a great career choice

Do you love to problem-solve? Are you interested in how we interact with technology and finding the patterns in that behaviour? A career in user experience (UX) design might be for you. 

Creating seamless and smooth online experiences — from banking to grocery shopping to taking a class — are more important than ever thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. UX designers, the professionals who research, plan and map out how people move through online systems, are in high demand in a range of industries such as financial technology, retail and more. 

Learn about programs at the School of Design

On the latest episode of the Work Shift podcast, we talk to three Toronto-based design professionals about what you can expect from a career in UX design. Xavier Masse and Dr. Ana Rita Morais from George Brown College's School of Design, and Peter Sicard, Co-Founder and Partner of Toronto design firm TuesdayAfternoon Media, explain why it’s a great choice for the young design school grad as well as the mid-career professional looking to make a shift.