Job User Interface Designer For A Great Company in San Antonio, Tx.

20 Dec 2007 - 3:28pm
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harvinder
2007

Bestica is searching for a User Interface Designer. This San Antonio, TX
position is contract to hire or direct hire. For more information contact
Alan Johnson at 210.200.8523 or alan at bestica.com. Or share this listing
with a friend or co-worker. Other positions can been seen on
www.bestica.com.

User Interface Designer

The User Interface (UI) Designer will:

Design Skills / Knowledge
- Possess a thorough understanding of user-centered design principles,
information architecture, SDLC process, and the documentation of interface
specifications
- Create high-level and/or detailed user interface specifications
consisting of deliverables such as wireframes, navigation designs, user
flows, user interaction rules, and working prototypes to effectively
communicate design ideas from concept through final design
- Design user interfaces with the goal of optimizing and enhancing
user efficiency, effectiveness, and satisfaction
- Develop interactive prototypes that communicate product
functionality during usability testing
- Understand the business use of systems and the associated process
flow in order to provide effective UI designs
- Successfully communicate conceptual ideas, design rationale,
potential usability challenges, and details of the user experience (UX)
design process to team members and clients
- Produce visual designs that address business and user requirements
by creating release quality screen layouts, graphics, icons, and user
interface elements
- Define solutions from the user’s perspective while effectively
balancing business goals and objectives
- Document, communicate, and advocate design solutions through
dialogue with internal staff, written and verbal presentations, and UI
specifications
- Plan, design, and conduct usability tests using a variety of methods
at various stages in the development lifecycle
- Act as a liaison between business users, developers, and testers to
ensure the delivery of user interfaces that are consistent with usability
and UX design principles
- Work within established standards and guidelines for existing
applications
- As required, perform coding and development work to deliver UI
elements or framework objects

Other Roles and Responsibilities
- Participate in all phases of the SDLC to ensure the UX design is
consistent with established principles and standards
- Provide user experience direction and support across multiple
projects and applications
- Actively communicate status and issues to project managers and users
- Lead or participate in formal and informal usability testing efforts
throughout the development lifecycle
- Assist in performing heuristic evaluations of new and existing
applications and make constructive and appropriate suggestions for change
- Assist in the creation and documentation of UX design guidelines,
best practices, and standards
- Assist in socializing the user experience team’s activities, roles,
and responsibilities to both technical and non-technical groups within the
organization
- Lead and/or participate in educational sessions, staff meetings, and
individual discussions to help educate users and development staff about
usability and user experience design principles
- Participate in the development of mental models, personas and user
scenarios
- Participate in the gathering and/or validation of user requirements
- Keep up-to-date on new UI and UX issues, technologies, and industry
best practices through continued education, development and training

Qualifications
- Bachelor’s Degree
- Minimum 5 years experience
- Superb communication skills (verbal, written, and presentation)
- Excellent conceptual design and detailed design skills for a variety
of mediums
- Able to work independently and collaboratively
- Strong knowledge of user interface and functional design
- Demonstrated knowledge of Visio, Photoshop, HTML, CSS, and
JavaScript
Alan D Johnson
Account Executive/ IT Recruiter

bestica
Bridging the IT talent Gap

210.200.8523
alan at bestica.com
http://www.bestica.com

Harvinder Singh
210-614-4198 O
210-884-1311 C
harvinder at bestica.com
www.bestica.com
Bridging the IT Talent Gap

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