Pearson C2-Senior User Experience Analyst in Chennai, India

C2-Senior User Experience Analyst

Description

Purpose

We are looking for a talented and motivated UX Designer with a proven track record of building high quality, scalable User Experience for the web. This is a hands-on position where you will be asked to do everything from creating UX wireframes and highly polished visual designs for mobile, web, and TV platforms to mentoring other designers. You should be a leader, excelling in communication, ownership and customer focus with Attention to detail This is a unique and rare opportunity within a fast growing business to help shape the technology, product and the business.

The User Experience (UX) Designer will work closely with members of the project team to assist with prototyping, designing and building websites and applications with optimized user experience. This includes capturing user requirements through collaboration with business analysts, leading and participating in testing sessions, and coordinating final implementation of the GUI based on feedback.

Key Accountabilities

Conceive and model user interface prototypes based on collected user requirements, test cases, and developmental objectives.

Design high-level flow diagrams and GUI form charts for use in GUI specifications and architectures.

Collaborate with business analysts, web designers, and software developers to ensure prototypes can be efficiently implemented.

Define and develop current GUI style standards, as well as remain knowledgeable about emerging GUI standards and trends.

Identify, recommend, and prioritize new user interface features and applications in conjunction with end-user requirements or business needs.

Establish policies and procedures for following GUI standards design and testing in conjunction with stakeholders.

Plan and implement usability tests throughout development lifecycle and analyze results for resolving GUI-design issues.

Produce compelling, engaging, user experiences that allow users to accomplish their tasks easily and efficiently. Achieve these goals while still fulfilling stated business requirements, project goals, and product vision

Work with Product Strategy to understand product requirements and turning them into buildable user experiences

Collaborate with other designers, user researchers, business analysts, and software engineers to enable the design process encouraging productive dialog, and helping the design team to solve design problems as they arise

Participate and collaborate in concept development and design ideation for new product features

Contribute toward and employ established UX patterns and conventions in experiences tailored to target devices (desktop, tablet, phone, etc.…)

Produce design deliverables including user flows, sketches at various levels of fidelity, wireframes, journey maps, and other similar tools to demonstrate and to aid the validation of proposed design solutions

Document the results of design related meetings and document design deliverables

This position includes various levels of involvement in user research activities

Qualifications

  • Solid skills in interaction design and an understanding of overall user experience principles

  • 3 years of professional design experience, including user experience design of web applications. Mobile experience is a strong plus

  • Strong online, or distributable, portfolio/work samples that demonstrate a high-level of proficiency in interaction design

  • Demonstrated ability to learn and design for complex business tasks and supporting technologies

  • Experienced in working with a Product Strategy team to understand product requirements and turning the requirements into buildable user experiences

  • Must possess good writing, presentation, and time management skills

  • Must be a solid, professional, team player

  • Must be able to work effectively with cross-functional teams to prioritize UX issues and review the results of user research

  • Practitioner of agile engineering principles preferred

  • Must possess a solid working experience with appropriate design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, OmniGraffle, and Balsamiq

  • Possess an understanding of what is reasonably possible to achieve within the boundaries of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines

  • High degree of self-motivation to learn new methodologies that will enhance job performance

  • Experience employing user experience practices in the of Agile/Lean methodologies

  • Self-motivated and willing to “do what it takes” to get the job done

  • High degree of organizational skills

  • An ability to work in a professional manner with various types of personalities

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Primary Location: IN-TN-Chennai

Work Locations: IN-Chennai-Sholinganallur Village Plot No. 01, SBD-2, 7F, Sholinganallur Village Tambaram Taluk, Kancheepuram District Chennai

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Dec 1, 2016