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Interaction Designer (mid-level)

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Aquent's client is looking for a mid-level Interaction Designer to define the user experience across a family of web-based products and services, including both in-product and desktop touch points. The successful candidate will be experienced in end-to-end interaction design with a demonstrated ability to apply strategic thinking and business goals to all design work, and possess a keen understanding of interaction design patterns and trends.

As a global leader in 3D design, engineering, and entertainment software, our client helps people imagine, design, and create a better world. Our client accelerates better design through an unparalleled depth of experience and a broad portfolio of software to give customers the power to solve their design, business, and environmental challenges. In addition to designers, architects, engineers, and media and entertainment professionals, they help students, educators, and casual creators unlock their creative ideas through user-friendly applications.

The Interaction Designer will work closely with several cross-functional teams including other design organizations, business analysts, business owners and engineering groups.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Translate experience design needs and business requirements into features and functionality for application and web experiences

• Gather and synthesize business requirements and input from multiple sources including customers, stakeholders, business architects, and engineers

• Design user interfaces to improve user productivity, discoverability and simplicity

• Create alternative design solutions, evaluating them to choose the best approach

• Meet and collaborate with users and business partners to validate conceptual designs

• Develop UX documentation (i.e. use cases, wire frames, conceptual models, user interaction flow diagrams, page schematics, prototypes)

• Deliver design documentation for use by a wide range of audiences including Product Owners and UI Development teams

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

• Bachelor's degree or equivalent required in Design or other relevant field

• 2-4 years of relevant experience

• Strong portfolio demonstrating experience design work

• Strong written and oral communication and presentation skills

• Solid understanding of user-centered design principles

• Familiarity with usability research methods

• Experience developing both sketches, wireframes and page schematics

• Ability to handle multiple design projects concurrently

• Solid understanding of web design and development process, including the technologies used to deliver web experiences

• Understand the feasibility of different designs and performance implications

• Experience using design and prototyping tools (Fireworks, OmniGraffle, Balsamiq, etc.)

• Attention to detail

• Fast learner, self-starter, Team player

You must show a portfolio that demonstrates superior interaction design skills

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