Interaction designer, usability specialist

Interaction designer, usability specialist
September 16, 2010 - 9:26am
Sophia antipolis
From a recruiter: 
Full time
How to apply: 
Send me a resume and cover letter


Interactive Designer  --------------------------

Primary Responsibility: 

The interactive designer is responsible for the design of Amadeus Airline Front office application in collaboration with UXD, MKT and DEV teams. He/She will have to follow up the methidology put in plave in the UXD team.

Responsibilities of Interactive Designer Includes:

  • Responsible for all stages of design, production and other duties as assigned.
  • Provide design support for Amadeus applications and respect and participate to the methodology in place for the production of screens.
  • Successfully collaborate with UXD researchers, Marketing and Development Teams on technical feasibility of interactive projects 
  • Knowledge in some of all of the following tools is preferred, with a proven ability to expand and grow technical skills in support of evolving business needs: 
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft vision for the building of screens and prototype. 
  • Knowledge in (X)HTML, and CSS with the ability to provide recommendations.
  • Knowledge of cross-platform browser compatibility restrictions and requirements 


Reports to:  Unit Manager

Requirements      --------------------------

Qualifications and skills needed:

  •  Minimum requirements, education & experience:
  • Bachelor Degree in Graphic and Media Design, or related field 
  • 2 ñ 5 years relevant experience in web design with an expert understanding and demonstration of design principles Expert level with Microsoft Visio. Others tools is a plus.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Visio. Exceptional attention to detail, with ability to multi-task and effectively prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Ability to effectively and professionally critique design work, both giving and receiving constructive feedback 
  • Ability to work and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Strong work ethic ñ a self-starter with ability to work independently to manage projects as needed 
  • Driven, professional with a passion for design and creativity with a strong eye for detail 


Preferred requirements, education & experience:

  • Experience in web application is strongly desired. 
  • Experience in creating application for Travel industry a plus. 
  • Ideal candidate will possess a personal interest in Travel industry to truly understand the products and services provided by Amadeus, and the markets served by the company. 
  • Technical ability to understand how Amadeus products/mechanisms interface with human body performance a plus. 


Candidate must provide a strong communication skills as he/she will have to interact with customer

Language: Fluent in English (both written and spoken), French is a plus