JOB: User Experience Designer I Manhattan NYC I Recruiter I Fulltime
19 Dec 2006 - 3:35pm
USER EXPERIENCE DESIGNER
The experienced person in this job will support the User
Experience Analysts within the Client Access Group and Internet
Strategy Group of a leading financial institution.
The Client Access Group utilizes user-centered design techniques
to drive planning, development, and execution of Internet
initiatives across the businesses. Its mission is to create a
world-class online channel that delights customers, improves
efficiency and inter-operation across the Division, and meets or
beats the offerings of global competitors.
The User Experience Designer will work with the user experience,
strategy, line of business, product management, and technology
Develop information architecture solutions for robust internet
applications and supporting experiences. Perform heuristic
evaluations of existing application designs
Research and analyze competitive applications for design and
strategy Initiatives. Create design solutions to help extend
standards and enhance library of consistent tools developed for
Develop and orchestrate user interviews and testing
activities. Document user requirements as well as visual and
Perform design quality assurance against projects in
implementation and release cycles
Demonstrated love for Internet technologies and a vision of
its transformative potential.
Minimum 3 years relevant experience, including in Internet and
Solid academic background in a related field, degree in
Interaction Design a plus.
Experience in designing usable and client-oriented
transactional web-based interfaces with proven visual and/or
information architecture capabilities
Familiarity with current Internet technology approaches (e.g.
service-oriented architecture, portal, rich-internet/Ajax,
content management, entitlements, and user-centered design)
Knowledge of, or experience with, research methods such as
user interviews, surveys and observations, prototyping, card
sorting, and persona development
Knowledge in designing, analyzing and documenting user tests
Experience working with both senior stakeholders and project
team-level members and must be able to articulate design
concepts and strategies clearly.
Must be able to commute to zipcode 10004
Location is New York City. If you are qualified, interested and
available for consideration, please email your resume to
Christopher Smith, CPC simpleanswers at ureach.com
Compensation: Up to 90K Base - U.S. Citizenship required.