Job - Senior Interaction Designer - Web & Software Applications Preferred - Ventura County - Full Time - Recruiter
17 Nov 2009 - 2:20am
Senior Interaction Designer - Web & Software Applications Preferred
Location: Ventura County (One hour north of Los Angeles)
Skills you will need: Senior level experience defining information
architecture, visual design and/or interaction design for software
applications, web applications and/or a significant e-commerce website, UX
* Ensures that design work is consistent with documented design
standards. Uses interaction and visual design pattern libraries to maintain
consistency in interfaces across products.
* Creates design deliverables such as wireframes, page flow
diagrams, and visual design mockups. May also be responsible for design for
a particular group of features within a product release.
* Works with user experience researchers, product management and
other stakeholders to understand user needs and stakeholder requirements and
then designs and documents the interaction and/or visual design of the user
experience for both web and software-based interfaces.
* Consults with programmers on technical matters and prototype
* Informally presents design concepts and deliverables to design
team and project stakeholders; works with more senior designers to get
approval to move projects forward and drive them to completion. Holds
internal design reviews and may occasionally hold external design reviews or
formally present design concepts and deliverables to project stakeholders.
* Participates as an observer in user experience research activities
such as usability testing, site visits, focus groups, interviews or other
research activities, taking notes and/or contributing to user experience
Experience & Education Requirements:
* BA/BS degree or equivalent in Graphic or Interaction Design, Human
Computer Interaction, Human Factors or a related field and a minimum of 1
year of directly related work experience is typically required. Equivalent
experience may be substituted for formal education.
* 4-6 years industry experience
* Experience using Adobe Fireworks or Photoshop, Microsoft Visio or
Omnigraffle is a plus.
* Must have experience defining information architecture, visual
design and/or interaction design for software applications, web applications
and/or a significant e-commerce website. Knowledge of and experience
designing user interfaces for Mac or Windows software is a major plus.
*Competitive salary, great benefits and relocation provided*