Job: Senior Interaction Designer, full time, Paradigm (Houston, TX)

3 Aug 2007 - 8:30am
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Claire Cassan
2007

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As a Senior Interaction Designer you will lead our User Experience team
and be responsible for the user interface of the GOCAD Suite of
products.

Responsibilities include:

* Design new software interfaces

* Review existing software interfaces

* Define usability guidelines for the company

* Plan and conduct usability surveys

* Work closely with the development team and documentation team to
enhance the user experience

* Define and implement processes for GUI design/development

* Conduct usability workshops to broadcast usability awareness in the
company

* Ensure design consistency in the entire product suite

Experience/Education:

* 5 + in interaction design

* Experience on complex products, with modern GUI

* Understanding of 3D earth modeling is a plus

* Bachelor's degree in interaction design, computer science, graphic
design, or a closely related field.

Skills/Knowledge:

* Understanding of the software development cycle

* Experience in planning and conducting client usability surveys

* Ability to act as a bridge between product management and development

* Ability to provide complete GUI reviews, taking into account the time
and resources constraints of development, and prioritizing the GUI
changes

* Ability to articulate the pros and cons of designs and support
choices with clear, detailed evidence and rationale for decisions

* Ability to resolve trade-offs between design and implementation
issues

* Proficiency with Design tools

* Development knowledge in Qt or Swing is a plus

* Understanding of Qt Designer is a plus

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