Interaction Design Positions at Sprint

14 Jul 2005 - 12:36pm
9 years ago
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Landers, Brian ...
2005

Sprint PCS is aggressively seeking out talented, innovative and
technically savvy user interface designers to join the User Experience
Design Team within Sprint.

The Group
* We call ourselves User Experience Design.
* We are the A-Team that designs products and services for Sprint
and we report directly to the Chief Development Officer.
* We work at the Sprint Campus headquarters in Overland Park, KS.
* We are a diverse team of interaction designers, researchers,
and usability engineers with a variety of education and experience.
* We affect the way over 17 million people communicate every day.

The Work
* We impact the total user experience for Sprint products and
services. In most cases, we create it.
* From ideation to product management, we participate in all
stages of product development and product life-cycle management.
* We conduct research up front and along the way to guide,
challenge, and verify our decisions.
* Voice, data, wired, wireless, consumer, business, software,
hardware - we do it all.

The Fit
We seek people who . . .
* Have a bachelor's degree or higher in a design related field and
5+ years relevant design & project management experience.
* Must have an eye for detail and can put ideas into a tangible
form.
* Strong understanding of "best practice" design principles across
multiple platforms & technologies.
* Must have an in-depth knowledge of the internet medium and
software technologies.
* Can demonstrate strong visual design, interaction design and
prototyping process and skills. Portfolio review required.
* Have knowledge of user centered design methodologies and
usability evaluation and testing techniques.
* Have expert knowledge in industry standard design tools. Video
and sound experience a plus.
* Know how to collaborate and work effectively with
cross-functional teams.
* Must be organized, able to act independently, and able to switch
rapidly between different projects in a fast-paced and exciting
environment.

The Deal
* Competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and a
relocation package is available.
* Opportunities for annual cash bonuses, discounted stock purchase
plan and 401K plan.
* An industry ripe with growth opportunities and innovation
potential.
* The chance to affect the future of millions of people and create
new ways for them to communicate or to have fun.

If interested please contact:

R. Brian Landers
Manager, Interaction Design
Sprint
User Experience Design (UXD)
Phone: 913.762.7568
Brian.b.landers at mail.sprint.com

User Experience Design (UXD) ensures product adoption, usage, and
satisfaction by creating the best possible user experience for our
customers through a systematic user-centered design and research
process.

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Comments

14 Jul 2005 - 12:48pm
Wendy Fischer
2004

This would be great if you could tell this where it is.

Kansas City, MO I am guessing by default.

"Landers, Brian B [SCS]" <Brian.B.Landers at mail.sprint.com> wrote:
[Please voluntarily trim replies to include only relevant quoted material.]

Sprint PCS is aggressively seeking out talented, innovative and
technically savvy user interface designers to join the User Experience
Design Team within Sprint.

The Group
* We call ourselves User Experience Design.
* We are the A-Team that designs products and services for Sprint
and we report directly to the Chief Development Officer.
* We work at the Sprint Campus headquarters in Overland Park, KS.
* We are a diverse team of interaction designers, researchers,
and usability engineers with a variety of education and experience.
* We affect the way over 17 million people communicate every day.

The Work
* We impact the total user experience for Sprint products and
services. In most cases, we create it.
* From ideation to product management, we participate in all
stages of product development and product life-cycle management.
* We conduct research up front and along the way to guide,
challenge, and verify our decisions.
* Voice, data, wired, wireless, consumer, business, software,
hardware - we do it all.

The Fit
We seek people who . . .
* Have a bachelor's degree or higher in a design related field and
5+ years relevant design & project management experience.
* Must have an eye for detail and can put ideas into a tangible
form.
* Strong understanding of "best practice" design principles across
multiple platforms & technologies.
* Must have an in-depth knowledge of the internet medium and
software technologies.
* Can demonstrate strong visual design, interaction design and
prototyping process and skills. Portfolio review required.
* Have knowledge of user centered design methodologies and
usability evaluation and testing techniques.
* Have expert knowledge in industry standard design tools. Video
and sound experience a plus.
* Know how to collaborate and work effectively with
cross-functional teams.
* Must be organized, able to act independently, and able to switch
rapidly between different projects in a fast-paced and exciting
environment.

The Deal
* Competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and a
relocation package is available.
* Opportunities for annual cash bonuses, discounted stock purchase
plan and 401K plan.
* An industry ripe with growth opportunities and innovation
potential.
* The chance to affect the future of millions of people and create
new ways for them to communicate or to have fun.

If interested please contact:

R. Brian Landers
Manager, Interaction Design
Sprint
User Experience Design (UXD)
Phone: 913.762.7568
Brian.b.landers at mail.sprint.com

User Experience Design (UXD) ensures product adoption, usage, and
satisfaction by creating the best possible user experience for our
customers through a systematic user-centered design and research
process.

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14 Jul 2005 - 1:03pm
Landers, Brian ...
2005

Sorry Wendy it is buried in the text.

Sprint Campus headquarters in Overland Park, KS.

Brian

-----Original Message-----
From: Wendy Fischer [mailto:erpdesigner at yahoo.com]
Sent: Thursday, July 14, 2005 1:49 PM
To: Landers, Brian B [SCS];
discuss-interactiondesigners.com at lists.interactiondesigners.com
Subject: Re: [ID Discuss] Interaction Design Positions at Sprint

This would be great if you could tell this where it is.

Kansas City, MO I am guessing by default.

"Landers, Brian B [SCS]" <Brian.B.Landers at mail.sprint.com>
wrote:

[Please voluntarily trim replies to include only
relevant quoted material.]

Sprint PCS is aggressively seeking out talented,
innovative and
technically savvy user interface designers to join the
User Experience
Design Team within Sprint.

The Group
* We call ourselves User Experience Design.
* We are the A-Team that designs products and services
for Sprint
and we report directly to the Chief Development Officer.
* We work at the Sprint Campus headquarters in Overland
Park, KS.
* We are a diverse team of interaction designers,
researchers,
and usability engineers with a variety of education and
experience.
* We affect the way over 17 million people communicate
every day.

The Work
* We impact the total user experience for Sprint
products and
services. In most cases, we create it.
* From ideation to product management, we participate in
all
stages of product development and product life-cycle
management.
* We conduct research up front and along the way to
guide,
challenge, and verify our decisions.
* Voice, data, wired, wireless, consumer, business,
software,
hardware - we do it all.

The Fit
We seek people who . . .
* Have a bachelor's degree or higher in a design related
field and
5+ years relevant design & project management
experience.
* Must have an eye for detail and can put ideas into a
tangible
form.
* Strong understanding of "best practice" design
principles across
multiple platforms & technologies.
* Must have an in-depth knowledge of the internet medium
and
software technologies.
* Can demonstrate strong visual design, interaction
design and
prototyping process and skills. Portfolio review
required.
* Have knowledge of user centered design methodologies
and
usability evaluation and testing techniques.
* Have expert knowledge in industry standard design
tools. Video
and sound experience a plus.
* Know how to collaborate and work effectively with
cross-functional teams.
* Must be organized, able to act independently, and able
to switch
rapidly between different projects in a fast-paced and
exciting
environment.

The Deal
* Competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and
a
relocation package is available.
* Opportunities for annual cash bonuses, discounted
stock purchase
plan and 401K plan.
* An industry ripe with growth opportunities and
innovation
potential.
* The chance to affect the future of millions of people
and create
new ways for them to communicate or to have fun.

If interested please contact:

R. Brian Landers
Manager, Interaction Design
Sprint
User Experience Design (UXD)
Phone: 913.762.7568
Brian.b.landers at mail.sprint.com

User Experience Design (UXD) ensures product adoption,
usage, and
satisfaction by creating the best possible user
experience for our
customers through a systematic user-centered design and
research
process.

_______________________________________________
Welcome to the Interaction Design Group!
To post to this list ....... discuss at ixdg.org
(Un)Subscription Options ... http://discuss.ixdg.org/
Announcements List .........
http://subscribe-announce.ixdg.org/
Questions .................. lists at ixdg.org
Home ....................... http://ixdg.org/

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