JOB: Information Architect, Framingham, MA, Staples, Contract
31 Mar 2008 - 12:58pm
Staples have an immediate need for an IA to work on browser-based
This is a short-term contract position (3-4 weeks) with the possibility to
convert to longer (~8-12 weeks). You will be required to work at our
headquarters in Framingham (we can not pay relocation costs for contract
The scope of the work will comprise of creating process flows and wireframes
based on understanding gleaned from existing systems, prototypes,
requirement sessions and ongoing ethnographic user research.
- Work Samples (wire frames, flows, case studies, etc.).
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Usability and Information Architecture at Staples
The Usability Group at Staples supports our Retail Stores, Catalogs and Web
Sites. We are responsible for research and functional design of both
employee and customer interfaces. We tackle a wide variety of artifacts
including web interfaces, packing slips, store signage, green screens and
We are located about 30 minutes west of Boston in Framingham, MA. Depending
on the nature of the work we may require consultants to be on site for weeks
or months at a time. However, from time to time there are opportunities to