Senior/Principal Interaction Designer

Senior/Principal Interaction Designer
August 5, 2010 - 3:45pm
Holland, MI
United States
Johnson Controls - Automotive Experience
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Direct employer
Full time
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Come join our design studio and collaborate in highly creative environment. Johnson Controls is seeking a Senior or Principal Interaction Designer to work in a well established design studio with over 25 years. You will have the opportunity to work on variety products from energy and sustainability control interfaces to automotive electronic interactions. Collaborate in a user centric design studio that craft amazing product experiences. You will be working on the sandy shores of Holland Michigan at the automotive technical campuses in North America. You will collaborate with a cross discipline team comprised of Consumer Research, Human Factors, Industrial Designers, Graphic Designers and Simulation Designers.

In this role you will define interaction architecture of the behavior of the system, based on a mixed process of scientific methods around cognitive, social and physiological aspects of design thinking. Candidate will define the interaction through the use of technology and human sensory (visual, audible and tactile feedback).  He or she is to ensure the user interface meets end user, customer and engineering requirements.  Solutions you provide will be required to be intuitive to use, has minimal impact to user performance and understand the balanced with cost and timing constraints. Develop use cases and scenarios to understand user context and therefore establish an ideal user experience.

If you’re a thought leader and have a passion to challenge the boundaries as an advocate for end users. Please send resumes and portfolios to… 

Experience Required:

10+  years interaction design experience (Preferred). The ideal candidate should possess
- A passion for crafting rich screen-based and physical interfaces that are both emotional and compelling to use. Provide a point of view about their work an ability to create a vision for the product experience

- Solid knowledge of the user interface/experience design process and the role of prototyping in that process
- Expert in developing interactive experiences. (Flow Diagram, Wire frames and system state diagrams)
- Experience directing and coaching other Interaction Designers, graphic designers and Flash simulation designers.
- Ability to clearly present ideas in both 2D visual graphics communication, written and spoken English.

-Knowledge in 2D communication tools (Illustrator, Photoshop, Flash or like)
- A high degree of self-motivation who is Collaborative, Creative, Curious, Committed with Confidence.

-BA or MA in Multimedia Design, Games Design, Interaction Design, Information Design, and/or Computer Science.



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