JOB: Interaction Designer, Full time, Opera Software - Oslo, Norway

12 Oct 2006 - 3:50am
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efatland
2006

link: http://www.opera.com/company/jobs/opening.dml?id=65

INTERACTION DESIGNER
Location: Oslo, Norway

Are you passionate about user-centered design and usable interfaces?
Interested in working at the cutting edge of web technology? Opera
Software is seeking a talented and innovative interaction designer for
the Web Applications team.

// Responsibilities
- Consult on and discuss usability and interface design issues with
programmers, graphic designers and clients
- Design and test user interfaces for a wide range of applications and
platforms.
- Research and develop new product designs, both for Opera's customers
and at our own initiative

//Requirements
- Excellent spoken and written English
- Experience with rapid prototyping, iterative and user-centred design,
usability evaluation and wireframing
- Strong conceptualization, visualization and presentation skills
- Strong analytical and critical skills
- BA or MA in interaction design or equivalent

//Ideals (one or more)
- Formal competence in Sociology, Psychology, Anthropology or related
fields
- Formal competence in Industrial Design
- Formal competence in HCI and usability engineering
- Familiarity with standards-based web development using XML, HTML, CSS
and Javascript
- Expertise in prototyping software with for example Adobe Flash, Adobe
Director, or as AJAX applications
- 2 or more years work experience with mobile devices
- 2 or more years work experience with user interface design

//About Opera Software
Opera is an industry leader in the development of Web browser technology
for the desktop and Internet devices markets, with a unique vision of
what the Web can and should be. The Opera browser has received
international recognition from users, industry experts and media for
being faster, smaller and more standards-compliant than other browsers.

Today, Opera Software has approximately 325 employees from 39 different
countries.

//How to apply
For immediate consideration, please apply online:
http://www.opera.com/company/jobs/apply.dml?id=65

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