Job Summary

Interaction Designer

  • Location:
    San Francisco, California
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_6_17195_61559502
  • Category:
    Analyst
  • Contract Type:
    Contract/Temporary

**Please call Aparna Sreeraman at 415 228 4275 or email Aparna.sreeraman at modis.com if you have any questions about the opportunity**
Location: SF
Modis’s client is looking for an Interaction Designer.
 
1- Strong mobile app experience in iOS and Android apps.  
2- We are looking for candidates who worked on an app that is live, out in the market, and had to work to continuously improve.
3- Agile experience. We really want a candidate who has worked in an agile team environment and has experience with that type of design delivery.
4- A good designer, good presentation skills. This is someone who brings the end-to-end approach of design thinking and infuses that in their work. And they can articulate this.
 
A lot of the candidates reviewed really lacked #1, the strong mobile experience.  They may have designed a prototype, but they didn’t have experience working on a real live app.  As a contractor who is being paid the rate we are offering, they should be able to come in and hit the ground running.
 
 
We need teammate with a full understanding of multiple areas of specialization to resolve a wide range of issues in creative ways.
Prior experience designing and launching commercially available iOS and Android mobile apps is necessary.
This person must have extensive experience working closely with other members of a UX design team, Product/Business teams and Software Development teams to create and refine the User Experience for responsive web and mobile offerings.
The ideal candidate also has experience in health care, insurance, financial or other transactional business process design. Assignments are very broad in nature and of high complexity.
Key Responsibilities: Leadership and Collaboration
Partner with Product Managers and Engineering throughout the design process – from creating user flows and wireframes to developing interaction patterns. Deliver final design assets and functional specifications.
Contribute to the development process by balancing design requirements with technical limitations
Identify user needs and produce designs based on users’ motivations and behaviors – understand and apply human-centered design strategies
Contribute to interaction standards and a pattern library to drive streamlined design solutions that support customer needs and business objectives
Design and lead user research, including usability tests to measure user reaction and use of products
Gather and leverage data analysis, market research, and competitive analysis to define design strategy and create an environment of continuous improvement.
Rapidly explore and present multiple concepts & design variations. Effectively and convincingly prepare and present design recommendations
Take a holistic approach to interaction design across the site, taking advantage of opportunities to apply similar workflows and components in multiple places.
Candidate must possess:
Fluency with user interface patterns especially, mobile UI trends
Working knowledge of iOS and Android native patterns
Excellent time management skills and the ability to be self-directed when needed
Ability to collect, synthesize and react to feedback from colleagues of all roles and levels
Ability to strongly influence cross-functional teams to elicit department/partner alignment to achieve strategic objectives.
Extensive subject matter expertise, direction, and resolution of complex problems.
A strong command of web standards, cross-browser compatibility, accessibility and various web-related optimization techniques.
The creativity and ingenuity needed to design interfaces that balance user needs with business/legal requirements.
Ability to manage multiple tasks in various states of completion, across entire digital portfolio.
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high through-put environment, often with aggressive timelines.
Experience supporting multiple scrum teams in an agile environment and the flexibility to participate in the evolution of our agile implementation.
Job Required Education/Experience
Bachelor’s degree in design, business, healthcare or technology related field
5+ years of related experience
Experience with responsive HTML is a requirement
iOS and Android App experience
Skilled in Adobe Creative Cloud Software suite
Expert knowledge of workflow analysis, static and dynamic prototyping
Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript frameworks
 


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