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Senior UX Designer

Amplify Learning is seeking a User Experience Designer to create intuitive and innovative user experiences for next generation educational applications. We’re looking for creative leaders interested in contributing to a variety of interactive and mobile based initiatives. UX Designers at Amplify will work across the user experience domain, including research (user interviews, ethnography, persona development), design (sketching, group ideation, information architecture, interaction design, prototyping), documentation (wireframing and specification writing), and user testing. The successful candidate will serve as the glue between Stakeholders, Users, and the engineers that build the designs.

Responsibilities of UX Designer:

  • Execute user requirements gathering, conceptual modeling, onsite and offsite usability testing and competitive landscape analysis
  • Design and specify user interfaces and information architecture using participatory and iterative design techniques including customer interviews, usability testing, and other forms of requirements discovery
  • Produce user requirements specifications, personas, storyboards, scenarios, prototypes, wireframes, functional specifications, and design specifications
  • Effectively communicate research findings, conceptual ideas and detailed design rationale both verbally and visually
  • Help manage the interaction design process, drive decisions, track issues, and assist in estimating resource needs and schedules
  • Participate as a contributor to an interdisciplinary team that includes visual designers, project managers, product strategists, and developers
  • Designers need to be able to both discuss and document their designs and design decisions effectively to varied audiences

Basic Qualifications of UX Designer:

  • A Bachelors Degree is required
  • 5+ years of experience developing interactive products as an Information Architect, Interaction Designer, User Experience Designer or Usability Engineer
  • 3+ years of experience developing user experience wireframes and/or mock-ups
  • A portfolio or work samples that display UX designs

Preferred Qualifications of UX Designer:

  • Proactive and creative problem solver with an intellectual interest in current and new technologies and techniques
  • Mobile experience a plus
  • Well-organized, with attention to detail and excellent follow-through skills
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills and collegiality

This position may be funded, in whole or in part, through American Recovery & Reinvestment Act funds

Amplify Education, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.

How to apply

http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH14/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=WIRELESSGENERATION&cws=1&rid=3327

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