Senior Information Architect
Rokkan needs smart, passionate people who love to solve large, complex problems in the areas of transaction and business systems for the next generation of travel, hospitality, and commerce sites. You should have at least 3 years of experience in architecting websites and understand the inner workings of developing complex business rules, wireframing, and userflows.
As an IA you will work with the rest of the User Experience team on large-scale projects, as well as collaborating with designers and developers throughout the project lifecycle. This is a client-facing position. Both full-time and freelance (in-house preferred) opportunities are available. Responsibilities will include
Providing site concepts that take into account both client and user needs
Developing high-level site flow diagrams and use cases
Competitive research and analysis
Participation in and moderation of usability studies
Creation of mid- to high-fidelity wireframes.
Working closely with client and project teams to translate client objective into working documents and a fantastic user experience.
Presentation of wireframes and other deliverables to clients
Excellent written and verbal communication
Minimum five years experience
Portfolio of successful site launches
Exceptional organization and analytical skills
Strong prioritization and multitasking skills when faced with tight deadlines
Keen eye for design and good understanding of design principles
Demonstrated proficiency in UI programs such as Visio, Illustrator, Photoshop, PowerPoint and Acrobat.
Familiarity with mobile and tablet platforms and knowledge of the challenges involved in designing for different mediums.
Solid understanding of content strategy as well as how sites and applications fall into a larger business and marketing strategy.
Experience with usability studies and audits a plus.
ROKKAN is a digital agency headquarters in Soho, New York, we work with some of the greatest clients in the world. You might have heard of Virgin America, 2K Games, Microsoft, Time Warner, Revlon and many others. Expect to work in a fast paced, high energy environment with a great mix of talented people. ROKKAN provides an exciting and fun-filled culture with exceptional room for growth with excellent benefits for full time employees.