JOB | User Experience Designer | Malvern, PA | Recruiter | Contract to hire

8 Aug 2008 - 1:47pm
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Megan Rye
2007

If you like working in a friendly, flexible, collaborative environment,
this is the place for you! Our client near King of Prussia is looking
for a User Experience Designer to create the user interaction experience
for their software products and online solutions for an international
community. The ideal candidate will be an accomplished visual and
interaction designer who understands the subtleties behind improving
software interface usability. The person in this role works as part of a
team with Experience Analysts, Design Technologists, Developers and
Product Managers to create and improve digital experiences. He/she will
join a fast paced environment utilizing agile design and development
processes, on a beautiful campus with offices with a modern, open floor
plan.

The User Experience Designer:

* Works with the User Experience Architect, taking high-level
information architecture direction along with user research and business
strategy to form end user experience

* Designs and iterates proposed user experience with team of
User Experience Analysts, Design Technologists, Developers and
Project/Program owners

* Possesses a refined sense of visual design

* Presents designs in clear and understandable manner to project
stakeholders and team members

* Delivers appropriate user-centered design artifacts such as
wireframes, aesthetics, behavioral prototypes, and style guides
necessary to describe interaction to product stakeholders, end users and
developers

* Educates partners on user centered design best practices

* Develops user experience best practices into standards to be
applied across multiple solutions

Qualified candidates must:

* Offer at least 4 years of user experience design experience
with robust software-like, highly-interactive interfaces

* Have worked in roles similar to Information Architect,
Interaction Designer, Visual Designer, Graphic Artist, Prototype
Developer

* Possess portfolio of excellent user interface design and
intelligent process approach and artifacts

* Proficient in last design documentation and development
programs

* Be comfortable with agile software development processes

* Thrive in a fast-paced, multitasking environment

* Coordinate multiple projects, facilitate meetings across
business lines and vendors, and meet scheduled and unscheduled deadlines

* Work under minimum direction, and use independent judgment in
decision-making

* Display outstanding written and verbal communication skills

* Persuade and influence in a manner that is tactful and
assertive

* Demonstrate a high level of personal initiative by setting and
achieving challenging goals and exhibiting a strong entrepreneurial
spirit

* Remain flexible within a geographically dispersed team
(domestic and international), and manage in an active, changing
environment

For more information on this and other User Experience opportunities:

Meg Metz | mmetz at missionstaff.com <mailto:mmetz at missionstaff.com> |
(215) 545-1600

<http://www.missionstaff.com/>

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