JOB: Interaction Designer - Bay Area or Denver, Oracle USA, Full Time
20 Nov 2007 - 6:32pm
BlankJob Title: Senior Interaction Designer, Applications User Experience
Oracle is the first software company to develop and deploy 100 percent internet-enabled enterprise software across its entire product line: database, server, enterprise business applications, and application development and decision support tools.
Working with multidisciplinary development teams, the Sr. Interaction Designer will spearhead user interface design in conceptualization and design of Oracle Applications.
Working with strategy and product management teams to identify customer requirements
Developing user mental models
Designing and prototyping user interfaces
Documenting and maintaining UI specifications and guidelines.
Communicating with strategy and development teams to evangelize UI design directions and resolve design tradeoffs and implementation issues.
Collaborate with usability engineers to conduct necessary research and support usability efforts throughout the standard development cycle.
Mentoring junior designers and student interns
Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Preferred Qualifications: BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.
Proven track record in applying user-centered design processes and methods to product development.
Must have online portfolio available for review.
Two to five years of industry experience designing and prototyping UI for interaction on products that will be shipped.
Strong communication and people skills in working in a multi-disciplinary,collaborative environment.
Experience in designing web applications, not just web sites
Strong conceptual and analytical skills and demonstrated ability to prototype and design elegant UI solutions to user problems.
Bachelors or Masters degree in Industrial Design, Visual Design, Human-Computer Interaction, or related discipline.
Domain knowledge of financials, human resources management, learning management, customer relationship management, supply chain management, business analytics, or project management a plus.
Interested candidates may e-mail resumes directly to Oracle Corporation Recruiting for immediate consideration, heather.goad at oracle.com Prior to any consideration for this opportunity, Oracle requires that you complete the following 3-step process:
As part of Oracle's standard employment process, candidates will undergo a complete background check prior to an offer being extended. These background checks are conducted by a professional third party firm at no charge to the applicant and include: prior employment verification, education verification, social security trace, criminal background check and motor vehicles records (where required for position).