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UX Specialist
Ref No.: 18-01407
Location: Princeton, New Jersey
Start Date: 09/07/2018

UX Specialist


Maintain an up-to-date understanding of evolving industry standards for web and mobile products by identifying User Experience (UX) opportunities for products and features.
Conduct product research to determine user behavior, goals, motivations, and needs.
Collect data to be used for decision making that include:
Personal interviews with users and stakeholders
Competitive analysis
Online surveys
Focus groups

Coordinate with Marketing and Business teams for market research and competitive analysis.

Identify key user groups and create representative personas based on product research results.
Define Information Architecture through creation of website structure, navigation, hierarchies and categorizations that allow users to understand where they are, and where the information they want is in relation to their current position.
Create interactive prototypes that allow the user to experience content and test the main interactions with the interface in a way similar to the final product.

Test prototypes and products to determine challenges that users experience during the interaction. Conducting in-person user tests to observe behavior. Gather and analyze verbal and non-verbal feedback from the user to assist in creating a better user experience.

Demonstrate a high level of understanding for accessibility implementation and problem solving.

Collaborate with UI design team to maintain consistent core functionality across ETS products.

Follow design guidelines for implementation, visual language, color story, themes, CSS styles, etc. based on ETS and client standards.

Possess excellent organizational skills to prioritize workload across several projects, whilst maintaining strong attention to detail.

Manage project scheduling and conduct project meetings.




Required:
Bachelor's degree or higher in User Experience, Interaction Design, Web Design/Development, Digital Arts, Data Visualization, Animation, or similar field of study

Portfolio: Online presentation of UX design analyses

Proficiency:
Axure RP
Adobe CC Suite
Data Visualization
SharePoint
Microsoft 365
Mac or PC