Discussion Archive: January 2007

19 Jan 2007 - 8:41pm
9 years ago
1 reply
Garry Tan

JOB: Palantir Technologies seeks Lead Interaction Designer (startup, Palo Alto-CA)

A great Silicon Valley startup is seeking a skilled full-time in-house
interaction designer to help us develop the next (or perhaps the first!)
great visual financial markets analysis platform. We are attacking the
space from a user-centered, analyst-driven perspective that is unique in
the spaces we're pursuing. This is a fantastic opportunity for an
entrepreneurial, experienced interaction designer to help build a strong
design team from the ground up.

19 Jan 2007 - 4:32pm
9 years ago
1 reply
Mark Schraad

User Experience Design Professionals :: Salary andLevels

UPA has a recent salary survey (published in '06) on their site. I realize that, that is not the entirety of your question, but is a start.

On Friday, January 19, 2007, at 03:19PM, "Máirín Duffy" <duffy at redhat.com> wrote:
>Hi Steven,
>Steven Keith wrote:
>> I am increasing the size of a user-centered design team am considering
>> additional UXD folks.

19 Jan 2007 - 3:22pm
Theresa Putkey

This is the WTF (What the F*) of the day

I never imagined that I could save ink in such a user-friendly way and have
fun manipulating margins in ways I never dreamed of...
Thanks for the laugh, David.

"Microsoft Firefox 2007 automatically shrinks text to abysmally small sizes,
so all webpage content can fit onto a single apostrophe on your final
printed page. This saves ink.

19 Jan 2007 - 3:07pm
9 years ago
17 replies
Steven Keith

User Experience Design Professionals :: Salary and Levels

I am increasing the size of a user-centered design team am considering
additional UXD folks. I am curious about your ideas and feelings about a
taboo subject. Does anyone feel like they have experience or their mind
around how to best add ³junior² UXD folks to an existing UCD team. Typical
or expected salary (Southeast US: Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill, NC),
delineation of tasks, etc. Having a hard time finding relevant info/data to
support hiring the right folks.

19 Jan 2007 - 3:03pm
Scott Simmons

JOB: Senior User Experience Lead, Redmond WA, Microsoft, Full - Time

User Experience Lead - Microsoft Dynamics

Do you want to play a leading role in reinventing how millions of people interact with business applications? Come be part of a unique international user experience team dedicated to designing superior experiences for the next growth business at Microsoft.
The User Experience team for Microsoft Dynamics is seeking a Senior User Experience Lead to help make business applications from Microsoft more powerful, simple and compelling to use.

19 Jan 2007 - 3:02pm
Scott Simmons

JOB: User Experience Researcher, Redmond WA, Microsoft, Full-Time

User Experience Researcher - Microsoft Dynamics

Are you a talented user researcher or usability engineer, passionate about user-centered design and creating products and services people love? Join the organization creating the next growth business for Microsoft. For the Microsoft Dynamics team, creating best-in-industry user experiences for customers, partners and end-users is crucial for success.

19 Jan 2007 - 2:54pm
Alan Hochman

JOB: UX Designer - RIA: NYC,Philly + Telecommute

POSITION: UX Designer for Rich Internet Application

LOCATION: Primarily Telecommute & NYC or Philadelphia

JOB DESCRIPTION: Social Networking startup looking for
an exceptional and motivated individual capable of
designing easy-to-use User-interaction/interfaces for
rich media online community application.

19 Jan 2007 - 2:13pm
9 years ago
1 reply
Nancy Falkenburg

Job: Principal Designer- Intuit- Mountain View, California



COMPANY URL: http://www.intuit.com

JOB LOCATION: Mountain View, CA

JOB TITLE: Principal UI Designer



Intuit Small Business Division (Principal Designer)

Are you a successful, talented, and influential designer?

19 Jan 2007 - 11:28am
9 years ago
22 replies
Robert Hoekman, Jr.

Feature lists: Quality vs. Length

Much research has clearly been done to provide evidence that people make
purchasing decisions based on feature lists. But one question keep popping
back into my head. Does the quality of the feature list matter, or only its

Imagine two products:
1) A robust, full-featured word processing app that does everything MS Word
can do.

19 Jan 2007 - 8:34am
A.C.Roibas at b...

Parallel Session on "Mobile sharing applications for nomad and peripatetic storytellers" at HCII 2007.

Call for papers:

Parallel Session on "Mobile sharing applications for nomad and peripatetic storytellers" at HCII 2007.

This parallel session aims to present research addressing innovative data gathering, evaluation and participatory design techniques to develop pervasive interactive multimedia systems that enable the creation and sharing of stories. supporting and encouraging creativity, collaborative work and socializing.