UX/Information Architect

UX/Information Architect
July 29, 2010 - 1:34pm
New York, NY
United States
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Full time
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UX/Information Architect

The Wall Street Journal is looking for an UX/Information Architect who
- Is passionate about solving problems and communicating solutions, with strong organizational skills
- Is interested in innovative experiences and new media.
- Understands shared product experiences across different platforms
- Thrives on tight deadlines and multiple, parallel projects
- Enjoys working with multi-disciplinary teams
- Understands the capabilities and limitations of HTML, XML, CSS, JavaScript and Flash
- Is familiar with Visio, OmniGraffle, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, and comfortable learning new technologies
NOTE: Previous experience working with Market Data and mobile interfaces a plus

Job Responsibilities:
Conceptualize projects from description to detailed specifications:
- Work as part of the Product team to translate business goals into interactive solutions
- Produce creative concepts, prototypes and storyboards to communicate solutions to core team and major stakeholders

Create documentation used by Business, Development and QA:
- Site Maps
- Use cases
- Detailed wireframes
- Technical, editorial, and usability specifications
- Functional requirements

Contribute to user research and usability testing
- Work with the Research team to create testing scripts
- Create testing materials
- Provide iterative solutions based on user feedback

Last, but never least
- Advocate for the end user

Please Note: This is *not* a Graphic Design Position.