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Sr. UX Specialist

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Our client is seeking a contract Senior UX Designer to work in their Burbank office. This person will be primarily responsible for defining the next generation of connected entertainment devices in the living room. These products include Internet connected televisions, set-top devices, interactive tablet /phone applications, remote controls, and other customer premise equipment. This person will be responsible for working collaboratively with Product Managers, Engineering Managers, and business partners to define the overall product experience – including interactive design, information architecture and navigation. The candidate will also be expected to work directly with the Product Team and Art/Creative Director to create an aesthetic design, which is appropriate for the market and fitting for the brand.

If you are a detailed and innovative UX Designer who can knock out wireframes with ease, communicate your ideas with clarity and love to work within a fast and upbeat team to create awesome experiences, this could be a great opportunity for you!

Responsibilities
- UX Design for application experiences on the TV, mobile and web and strive to leverage the unique interaction amongst them.
- Translate requirements into intuitive concepts, sound wireframes, short automated examples and elegant experiences
- Create interaction models, user task flows, screen designs, and UI details that promote ease of use and optimize the user experience.
- Regularly iterate design concepts directly with consumers to ensure ease-of-use.
- Build a strong rapport with the UX Program Management team for project tracking, forecasting, and delivering on-time projects.
- Leveraging internal developers (when appropriate) to create interactive prototypes for trade shows, sales efforts, and user testing.

Qualifications:
- 7+ years of work experience in a user experience design capacity for consumer oriented products
- Expertise in human interface guidelines, standards, and best practices as they apply to platforms
- An outstanding body of work demonstrating the successful delivery of innovative digital interface design solutions for the Web, television, tablet and/or mobile devices.
- Solid understanding of user research techniques and ability to work with an independent team to assess interactive prototypes
- Strong written and oral communication
- Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
- Advanced working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, OmniGraffle, or similar applications.
- Strong knowledge of various Operating Systems, their versions, and design limitations. Knowledge of Webkit, iOS, Android is a plus.
- Experience with social media, community and web services or applications.
- Expertise in modern software development processes and concepts as they relate to user experience.
- BA or MA in Interaction Design, Cognitive Science, or HCI, or equivalent experience
- Expert knowledge of HTML, HTML 5, CE-HTML, CSS, Flash, After Effects desired.

* This is a contract opportunity. Please do not apply if you are currently working in a permanent role. Wireframe samples will be required!

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