Rapid Prototyper

San Francisco, CA
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Janna Karstens

Job Description:

Our client is a large financial institution in San Francisco, CA and they are looking for a skilled Rapid Prototyper that can build and iterate on an Amazon Alexa skill in collaboration with a small team of UX Designers, User Researchers, and a Content Writer. This Rapid Prototyper role is a long term contract job with the potential to extend or become permanent (full-time). This Rapid Prototyper job is 40 hours a week, health benefits, and 401K offered.

The Rapid Prototyper will work onsite with our (UX) User Experience team to develop and iterate on a working MVP Alexa skill. The goal is to use the skill to test different ideas and proofs of concepts around what makes for a great banking experience for a voice-based virtual assistant. The team is small (6 people) and innovative and this is an Agile environment.

Rapid Prototyper Requirements:

- The Rapid Prototyper must have 5+ years programming experience

- The ideal Rapid Prototyper would have proven experience working with DialogFlow and Amazon’s development environment (including Alexa Skills Kit), and previous experience launching a conversational user experience for the Alexa platform

- Experience building and designing chatbots, virtual assistants, or virtual agents is a plus

- Additionally, we are looking for someone who has worked with a User Experience design team to build iterative prototypes