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21 Jun 2006 - 9:55am
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Jennifer Bove
2006

Senior User Experience Designer - iTV & Rich Media Applications

Schematic is seeking Senior User Experience Designers specializing in
iTV and Rich Media Applications to join its Los Angeles and New York
teams.

You will work within a team-oriented environment, creating conceptual
blueprints for cutting-edge, motion-oriented 2' and 10' interfaces.
This role is for a seasoned user experience designer, with a strong
personal vision for how technology and design can be mobilized to
create usable, extensible, accessible and gratifying user experiences.

Responsibilities:
* Define functionality, content, navigation, and interaction
models through motion tests, wireframes, site-maps, process
flowcharts, content matrices, page description diagrams and other
documentation
* Present IA/ID deliverables and recommendations to clients,
and lead related meetings
* Contribute to the accurate definition of project scope and
phasing
* Participate in business development and project planning
(e.g. putting together and participating in presentations, scoping,
resource planning, etc.)
* Create user personae and use-case scenarios
* Contribute to the development of content models,
nomenclature and taxonomies
* Apply an understanding of how IA/ID concerns and
requirements differ from platform-to-platform (e.g. between the Web,
TV, and mobile)
* Generate reusable design patterns and document templates
* Contribute to the overall strategic direction and vision
of projects, making positive contributions in a tightly-knit,
multidisciplinary team environment
* Collaborate closely with designers and technologists to
build consensus around solutions to interface challenges

Qualifications:
* Bachelor's or Master's degree in Graphic or Industrial
Design, Computer Science, HCI, Fine Arts, Architecture, Library
Sciences or related areas; or equivalent experience
* 5+ years experience as a key member of a multidisciplinary
interactive design and development team (preferably in an agency)
* Must demonstrate a capacity for strategic, conceptual and
associative thinking, and the ability to translate this thinking into
useful conceptual designs and supporting documentation
* Must be self-confident enough to ask questions when you
don t know the answer, as well as generous enough to make yourself
open to those who ask you for help

Applicants should email uxjobs at lists.schematic.com
<mailto:uxjobs at lists.schematic.com> with a resume in plain text, RTF
or PDF (no other formats will be opened). Please include a cover
letter outlining your skills and experience. This position is full-
time, on-site in our Los Angeles or New York office. Please specify
which office you are applying to in the subject line of your email.

User Experience Designer - iTV & Rich Media Applications

Schematic is seeking User Experience Designers to join its Los
Angeles and New York teams.

You will work within a team-oriented environment, creating conceptual
blueprints for interfaces across platforms, including Mobile, Web and
Television. This role is for a junior to mid-level candidate with
Information Architecture or Interaction Design experience.

Responsibilities:
* Define functionality, content, navigation, and interaction
models through motion tests, wireframes, site-maps, process
flowcharts, content matrices, page description diagrams and other
documentation
* Create user personae and use-case scenarios
* Contribute to the development of content models,
nomenclature and taxonomies
* Apply an understanding of how IA/ID concerns and
requirements differ from platform-to-platform (e.g. between the Web,
TV, and mobile)
* Collaborate closely with designers and technologists to
build consensus around solutions to interface challenges

Qualifications:
* Bachelor's or Master's degree in Graphic or Industrial
Design, Computer Science, HCI, Fine Arts, Architecture, Library
Sciences or related areas; or equivalent experience
* Must demonstrate a capacity for strategic, conceptual and
associative thinking, and the ability to translate this thinking into
useful conceptual designs and supporting documentation
* Must be self-confident enough to ask questions when you
don t know the answer, as well as generous enough to make yourself
open to those who ask you for help

Applicants should email uxjobs at lists.schematic.com
<mailto:uxjobs at lists.schematic.com> with a resume in plain text, RTF
or PDF (no other formats will be opened). Please include a cover
letter outlining your skills and experience. This position is full-
time, on-site in our Los Angeles or New York office. Please specify
which office you are applying to in the subject line of your email.

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