User Experience Manager in New York, NY at Syntagma Group

Date Posted: 1/21/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    300 Park Avenue
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/21/2020

Job Description

Job Title: User Experience Manager
Job ID#: 685
Job Description:
  • Participate in all phases of the product development lifecycle, including product ideation and definition, UI design, and user research and testing.
  • Work on both tactical and strategic aspects of a project
  • Assist or lead research projects and/or design projects
  • Collaborate with members of multidisciplinary teams and advocate for users and user centered design practices.
  • Ability to solve complex design problems
  • Ability to articulate decisions with research data, design principles or other objective information
  • Maintain an understanding of digital trends and capabilities
  • Manage and mentor junior UX on project team
Required Skills:
  • 7 + years of experience. Should include some UI design of complex applications
  • Degree in Interaction Design, Graphic Design, HCI, or related field of study (or work experience in lieu of degree)
  • Excellent speaking, listening and writing skills
  • Ability to break down a problem and articulate your decision and design approach
  • Deliverables must be simple, informative, and clear. Attention to detail is a must
  • Understanding of design research, user experience design processes and methodology, its value and how to integrate into a client’s process
  • Understanding limitations of emerging technologies, responsive design and mobile; HTML and CSS

Software Requirements

  • Axure
  • Experience with Adobe Creative suite and/or Sketch not required, but is a plus

Education

Bachelor’s (Master’s a plus) of Arts or Science degree in Human Computer Interaction, Cognitive Psychology, Computer Science, Human Factors or related field

##Travel

  • Candidate shoud be comfortable with 30-50 percent more or less depending on project
  • Candidate should be comfortable with overtime as client commitment requires
  • Candidate should be comfortable with on-site projects

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