Sr. IA/User Experience Specialist (9+ month contract)

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Our client is looking hiring a User Experience Specialist to join their innovative, growing team. This is an excellent career opportunity to work on a major corporate initiative/new web tool.

KEY TASKS INCLUDE:
* Heuristic review of a user interface, with findings and recommendations presented to a project team
* Work with a project team to conceptualize a new user interface for an existing internal application -- this could involve contextual inquiry, task analysis, wireframing, and usability testing at a minimum
* Support the design and development of new features targeted to consumers, leveraging existing research, developing wireframes and leading a usability test effort
* Provide UX support for multiple member-facing initiatives delivered via our secure member portal, from overall architecture to individual component functionality

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
1) Bachelor Degree.
2) 5 years experience of diverse business and technology experience understanding of the business and industry the technology is supporting OR usability concepts and various qualitative and quantitative user research methodologies OR electronic marketing technology, customer relationship management (CRM), and integrated marketing strategies OR in a web production environment.
3) Knowledge of web technology.
4) Understand the limitations of the platform when designing new features and enhancements.
5) Understand of current and emerging e-commerce related technologies (i.e., Web 2.0).
6) Experience with industry standard design programs to include but not limited to: Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Image Ready, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash.
7) Experience with industry standard web programming (i.e., HTML/xHTML, Java, Javascript, Ajax).
8) Leadership skills.
9) Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills.
10) Organizational skills and attention to detail.
11) Project planning skills ability to manage multiple projects at one time.
12) Experience building working relationships across all levels of the organization.
13) Experience with MS Office Products.