Job Overview

Company:
Maxonic, Inc.
Title:
Senior Interaction Designer
Skills:
HCI, HTML, XML, CSS, JavaScript
Date Posted:
9-2-2014
Location:
San Francisco, CA
Area Code:
415
Employ. Type:
CON_W2
Pay Rate:
DOE
Job Length:
Position ID:
10534SrInterac
Dice ID:
10108942
Travel Required:
none
Telecommute:
no

Contact Information

Phone:
(408) 739-4900
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Job Description

  • Senior Interaction Designer
  • San Francisco, CA

We currently have an immediate requirement for a Senior Interaction Designer in San Francisco, CA. This is an 18 month contract position.

Responsibilities include:
  • Act as a key player in the strategic design process of projects, assuming responsibility for the overall Customer Experience strategy and execution.
  • Collaborate with program, product, and project managers to gather requirements and integrate business objectives and technical constraints with customer needs.
  • Collaborate and lead team of interaction designers, information architects, content strategists, and researchers to define the customer experience using the appropriate user centered design techniques and methods.
  • Determine and recommend the appropriate user-centered design methods, tools, deliverables, and milestones in order to design optimal solutions considering tablet, mobile, and desktop. Some of the methods include the development of scenarios, customer journey maps, service design blueprints, navigational structures, sitemaps, user flows, screen designs, interaction models, functional templates and prototypes.
  • Represent the main point of contact with clients and partners, escalating and resolving issues as necessary for both projects and larger platform initiatives.
  • Ensure that solutions follow internal standards as well as industry best practices.


Skills required include:
  • 5-7 years of experience with interactive product design, design planning, and/or strategic consulting for Fortune 500 companies or large e-commerce sites
  • Bachelor's degree in HCI or equivalent experience with user centered design methods including task analysis and user scenarios
  • Proven track record for managing complex projects within larger organizations with a mature user centered design methodology
  • Excellent leadership, communication, problem-solving, facilitation, presentation, and engagement management skills
  • Deep understanding of HTML, XML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Banking or financial services background strongly preferred but not necessary


Portfolio requirements:
  • Candidate should be prepared to show design samples and interim deliverables including but not limited to: design briefs, strategy recommendations, sitemaps, task flows, detailed wireframes, interaction flows, mockups, annotated screen specifications, etc


Additional information:
  • W2 ONLY!
  • Only local candidates will be considered!
  • Interview requirements: Phone screen and in-person


Please email your resume to kathleen@maxonic.com code JO#10534 in the subject of the email, call 408-739-4900 ext.111 or click Apply Now below.

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