Interaction Designer ~ Design User Interface for the Industry Leader!

abodas
2010
Interaction Designer ~ Design User Interface for the Industry Leader!
June 16, 2010 - 12:56pm
San Francisco, CA
United States
Employer: 
Thomson Reuters
From a recruiter: 
Direct employer
Term: 
Contract
How to apply: 
http://hiring.accolo.com/job.htm?id=250407797
Description: 

Interaction Designer ~ Design User Interface for the Industry Leader!

Accolo is hiring Interaction Designers (long term contract position) on behalf of Thomson Reuters. We are seeking exceptional Interaction Designers who will help design the user interface for Thomson Reuters' next generation financial services products for investment managers. You will thrive in this long term contract position, where you will take ownership of a specific module/application and lead the design effort from start to finish. Your combination of excellence in logical thinking and fresh and creative ideas will define a satisfying user experience for customers. If you are a talented designer with a passion for rich interaction application development and are inspired by the opportunity to make significant contributions on a rapidly innovating product line, then come join the team!

As an Interaction Designer for Thomson Reuters based out of the San Francisco, CA downtown offices (close to Embarcadero BART station) your primary responsibility includes researching, conceptualizing, wire framing, crafting and communicating effective interface design solutions for Thomson Reuters' financial software. Your ability to understand the specific needs of customers will be crucial as you design the most effective solutions for users. Your comfort level with the entire continuum of experience design from user research, interaction and visual design through usability testing will be key. Prior experience in designing user interfaces for installed/desktop applications and your ability to facilitate and collaborate with other designers and communicate outcomes will help you succeed in this role. Visual design experience is a plus. Applicants should have a strong online portfolio, be able to demonstrate a knowledge and application of core design principles including the visual presentation of quantitative information, and experience developing and documenting use cases, task flows, screens and interaction designs. If you thrive in a collaborative team environment and are looking to be at the forefront of the vision for a new product suite, come join the team!

About Thomson Reuters
Thomson Reuters is the leading source of intelligent information for the world's businesses and professionals, providing customers with competitive advantage. Intelligent information is a unique synthesis of human intelligence, industry expertise and innovative technology that provides decision-makers with the knowledge to act, enabling them to make better decisions faster. Through its more than 50,000 people across 93 countries, Thomson Reuters delivers this must-have insight to the financial, legal, tax and accounting, scientific, healthcare and media markets, and is powered by the world's most trusted news organization. Thomson Reuters work environment is dynamic, innovative and entrepreneurial and provides employees the opportunity to develop their skills and do their best work. More information about Thomson Reuters and its financial performance can be found on www.ThomsonReuters.com

Keywords

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http://hiring.accolo.com/job.htm?id=250407797

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