Pearson UI Developer in Chennai, India
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.
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
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
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
Organization: Technology & Operations
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Mar 9, 2017