Job: Information Architect / UI Designer at a cool web 2.0 co. in Soho, NYC
Information Architect / UI Designer
Staff position with medical, dental, 401K benefits, after a short
trial period. Competetive salary based on experience. Great end of
year bonuses. Foosball table in the office. Nice, smart coworkers.
304 Hudson St., 7th Floor
New York, NY 10013
o Work closely with Product Manager and agile development team in a
fast-paced environment to define and write product requirements and
produce standard information architecture documentation including, but
not limited to:
o User Task Analysis
o Site Map
o Navigation System employing usable nomenclature and taxonomy
o Process Flows (i.e. registration etc.)
o Page Schematics
o Communicate and negotiate user-centered principles within a project
o Occasionally conduct onsite and offsite usability studies and
capturing feedback for product improvement.
o Able to produce deliverables quickly in <b>Adobe Illustrator</b>.
o 1+ year(s) current IA and usability design experience, preferably
for Web 2.0 or online community applications
o Be able to work simultaneously on multiple tasks while dealing with
changing priority and criticality
o College or graduate degree in Human-Computer Interaction or related
o Hands on experience with HTML and CSS
Familiar with Web 2.0 concepts
o Working knowledge developing cross-browser (IE, Firefox, Safari,
Opera, etc.) dynamic web applications
o Understanding of current the technologies and best practices that
comprise a web project development cycle
o Strong planning and tracking abilities, close attention to detail,
problem-solving skills, and an ability to effectively prioritize and
meet deadlines with the highest of quality
o Ability to work well independently and as part of a team with
technical and non-technical teams alike
o Ability to effectively and pleasantly communicate in written
documentation and in meetings; Work and play well with others.
o Enjoy keeping up on IA/UI industry readings and journals.
Email brief statement of why you are a good fit for this position, CV
and a few IA/UI deliverable work samples to bcarey@... with
"IA/UI Position" in the subject line. Only qualified candidates will
be contacted. Thank you.