Microsoft and the University of Washington’s Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering are co-hosting the Puget Sound Word Usability Day event on November 8th, 2012 at Microsoft Conference Center, Redmond, WA. The topic is centered around consumers and businesses need from financial systems and other systems usability. After the event there are tours available to visit "Inclusive Innovation Showroom" to explore assistive technologies and "Office Design Lab" to know behind the sceens where Microsoft Office is built.
Microsoft's Beijing UX Studios is growing! If you're in Beijing or
interested in coming to China for an adventure, then let me know. We
have a range of openings across our Macintosh Business Unit
(Mac:Office), the China Innovation Group, Education, Healthcare and
Looking for strong candidates with ~6-10 years of experience who are
interested in joining a creative, collaborative UX Studio at the
heart of Microsoft's innovation efforts across Asia.
So, you¹ve got a great design idea for your project. But how do you quickly
turn conceptual design ideas into rich prototypes that are ready for
production? Additionally, how do you share your design ideas with others
effectively at each stage of the design process?
Come hear Qixing Zheng from Microsoft introduce a new component in
Expression Blend 3, called SketchFlow.
Is anyone aware of a developer's reference on defining a layout grid
(or the atomic unit thereof) in Visual Studio? I've tried searching,
but am perhaps not using the right search terms.
I mentioned the need for all our UIs to be designed according to a
grid, and got some "deer in the headlights." And when I used 960
site as a means to convey my point, they got it... but responded with
"that's CSS - for web development.
Company: Microsoft Corporation
Location: Redmond, WA
Position: User Experience Designer - 185582
Duration: Full Time
The Microsoft Windows User Experience team is seeking exceptional interaction designers to make the personal computer more powerful, engaging, and rewarding to use. This is an opportunity to reinvent how people interact with computers, to turn new technology into positive user experiences, and to deliver a product that reaches millions of customers.