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UX Program Manager
Ref No.: 18-06170
Location: Mountain View, California
Title: UX Project Manager
Location: Mountain View, CA
Duration: 12 Month Contract!


If interested, please send a word version of your resume to Andrew, at andrew.nappo@nttdata.com

Job Summary:
As a UX Program Manager you will work on a proprietary product with a design team to define a new way of interacting with technology. The product is a new pico radar for touchless interaction and environmental awareness. It understands and anticipates you, making everyday interactions simple and effortless. With this product our goal is to create a new interaction method, based on the natural understanding that people have of spatial relations, body language and gesticulation.

Responsibilities:
  • Support the development and implementation of new UX process to manage end to end programs including; Project kickoff (Research and user flows) Concept review ( design, test, prototype --->repeat) Leadership Reviews (Launch cal readiness) and Implementation testing
  • Act as a bridge between UX, Engineering, and Product Management (PM) teams, connecting all three groups and making sure interdependencies are understood and planned for
  • Manage project scope and timeline discussions based on available resources
  • Orchestrate successful delivery for multiple projects simultaneously Interface with internal and external partners and stakeholders
  • Facilitate conversations with leadership about key project decisions: including requirements, scheduling, resource allocation, and launch approvals.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • 4+ years of relevant consumer marketing and or community / social management
  • BS Degree or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience in the consumer electronics industry and hardware
  • Experience in managing UX Research programs
  • Superb Project Management skills: including managing agencies, vendors and large projects
  • They can manage tradeoffs of budgeted resources, properly prioritize work and distinguish between short-term vs. long-term objectives
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to effectively influence and communicate cross-functionally, and with partners
  • Thrives in ambiguity.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Ability to think strategically, execute effectively, and deliver high quality work against aggressive deadlines.
  • Passionate about exploring the creative boundaries around product development, awareness, and developing relationships with consumers, influencers and brands.
  • Ability to effectively communicate and lead projects from concept to completion and lead, manage, and motivate virtual teams and outside agencies.
  • Scrappy and proactive, team player

NTT DATA Services is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner with 130,000 professionals based in over 50 countries. NTT DATA recently acquired Dell Services. NTT DATA Services emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process, IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We are a part of NTT Group, one of the world's largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues and partner to 80% of the Fortune 100. Visit www.nttdataservices.com to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a wide range of businesses and government agencies.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.