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User Experience (UX) Architect
HACH, a Danaher Company
Loveland, CO

Posted on: 25 July 2013

 

Position Type: Direct / Full time

HACH, a Danaher Company (NYSE: DHR) is a world leader in the manufacture and distribution of analytical instruments, test kits and reagents for testing the quality of water, aqueous solutions and air. Our products are designed specifically for quality, accuracy, and simplicity. Strengthened by our sister companies in the environmental industry worldwide, our goal for the future is to continue to provide customers with reliable instrumentation, accurately prepared reagents, proven methods, simplified procedures and outstanding technical support. We offer an environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused, and growth-oriented. As a recognized global leader in the industry, we have enjoyed strong, consistent growth year over year. Working at Hach will provide you the opportunity for robust career development

Hach provides their employees with opportunities to work on products that benefit society and furthermore, grow their careers. Hach also offers competitive pay and benefits including Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Paid Time off, and 401(k) with a generous employer contribution and matching. 

Description:
 
We're seeking at passionate UX Designer who will apply basic and advanced user-centered design principles to the definition, modeling, design, redesign and evaluation of various products, systems and corporate solutions. 

Essential Functions:

Other Non-Essential Functions:

Education, Background and Skill Requirements

How to Apply:
Interested candidates must apply online at: http://bit.ly/16EkXAI

Danaher Overview
Danaher is a Fortune 200, NYSE-listed, science and technology leader that designs, manufactures and markets innovative products and services to professional, medical, industrial and commercial customers.  Our premier brands are among the most highly recognized in each of the markets we serve. The Danaher Business System provides a foundation to our 63,000 associates around the world, serving customers in more than 125 countries. In 2012, we generated $18.3 billion of revenue from five reporting segments: Test & MeasurementEnvironmentalDentalLife Sciences & Diagnostics, and Industrial Technologies.

 

 


Lead UX Architect
HACH, a Danaher Company
Loveland, CO

Posted on: 25 July 2013

 

Position Type: Direct / Full time

HACH, a Danaher Company (NYSE: DHR) is a world leader in the manufacture and distribution of analytical instruments, test kits and reagents for testing the quality of water, aqueous solutions and air. Our products are designed specifically for quality, accuracy, and simplicity. Strengthened by our sister companies in the environmental industry worldwide, our goal for the future is to continue to provide customers with reliable instrumentation, accurately prepared reagents, proven methods, simplified procedures and outstanding technical support. We offer an environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused, and growth-oriented. As a recognized global leader in the industry, we have enjoyed strong, consistent growth year over year. Working at Hach will provide you the opportunity for robust career development

Description

We're seeking an experienced UX architect who will lead and set direction for the user interface design and user experience of all products and solutions in Hach. This includes the establishment of standard practices, guidelines and design methodologies; focus on improving all elements of the customer experience and the definition & creation of simple, usable and desirable products. Mentoring and guiding designers & engineering is expected, as is the leadership of cross-functional teams. 

Hach provides their employees with opportunities to work on products that benefit society and furthermore, grow their careers. Hach also offers competitive pay and benefits including Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Paid Time off, and 401(k) with a generous employer contribution and matching. 

Essential Job Functions:

Education, Background and Skill Requirements

How to Apply:
Interested candidates must apply online at: http://bit.ly/12AXTFx

Danaher Overview
Danaher is a Fortune 200, NYSE-listed, science and technology leader that designs, manufactures and markets innovative products and services to professional, medical, industrial and commercial customers.  Our premier brands are among the most highly recognized in each of the markets we serve. The Danaher Business System provides a foundation to our 63,000 associates around the world, serving customers in more than 125 countries. In 2012, we generated $18.3 billion of revenue from five reporting segments: Test & MeasurementEnvironmentalDentalLife Sciences & Diagnostics, and Industrial Technologies.

 

 


Enterprise Architect, Customer Experience and Success
National Board of Medical Examiners
Philadelphia, PA

Posted on: 25 July 2013


The Enterprise Architect, Customer Experience shapes how our external customers interact with NBME. This position will focus on identifying and delivering of process, software, and service improvements that have a notable impact on customer satisfaction and time to success.  

Position Responsibilities:

Candidate’s background:

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Job Type: Full-time/Permanent

Interested candidates should apply for the role by submitting an application, resume and salary expectations on our career site: http://nbme.iapplicants.com/ViewJob-443365.html

 

 


UX Architect
Tekzenit
Irving, TX

Posted on: 25 July 2013

 

Candidate Description:
You are passionate about learning new systems and domains, solving problems and communicating solutions. Embracing complexity, simplicity, intuitiveness and elegance, you envision experiences that span from print to web and mobile. Balancing multiple projects drives your creativity, and you bask in the glory of a job well done.

You lead prototyping efforts with designers, developers and stakeholders to ensure a quality implementation; craft best-of-breed wireframes and wireflows; lead content audits; and drive information architecture decisions.

And you do it all before lunch.

Required:

Knowledge of experience maps, system maps, concept maps, application structure diagrams, wireframes and wireflows, and use case and persona development

Bonus Points For:

Education and Experience:

To Apply:
Please send your resumes and complete portfolio to creativejobs@tekzenit.com

Full-time position

 

 

 


UX Designer
Tekzenit
Irving, TX

Posted on: 25 July 2013

 

Candidate Description:
You are a UX cowboy (or cowgirl) who isn’t afraid to get dirty and wrangle through personas and system flows. You understand that user experience is more than just a buzzword. You’re curious about the world and the web and like to try new things.

You enjoy taking complex concepts and designing simplified experiences that delight users, and know when to use a pen and paper, low-fi wireframes or other means to get your point across. You are able to create and identify taxonomies, interaction patterns, and personas; and identify use cases, document and articulate them throughout the software development lifecycle.

You’re kind of a big deal.

Required:
Knowledge of experience maps, system maps, concept maps, application structure diagrams, wireframes and wireflows, and use case and persona development

Bonus Points For:

Education and Experience:

About Tekzenit:
We are an award-winning, talented, multi-dimensional, and growing creative team working on exciting global brands. We work on projects across multiple disciplines including brand/identity, product packaging, motion graphics, 3D modeling/animation, fluid simulation, mobile app design, interactive websites, and custom software UI/UX.

To Apply:
Please send your resumes and complete portfolio to creativejobs@tekcenture.com

Full-time position

 

 


User Experience Researcher
TIAA-CREF
Boston, MA or Charlotte, NC

Posted on: 23 July 2013


Job Type: Full-Time Contract to Hire

Job Description:

Job Requirements / Desired Experience:

About TIAA-CREF

TIAA-CREF (www.tiaa-cref.org) is a national financial services organization with $523 billion in assets under management (as of 06/30/13) and is the leading provider of retirement services in the academic, research, medical and cultural fields.

To Apply Send Resume To:

Gary Aussant
TIAA-CREF
gaussant@tiaa-cref.org

No recruiters please

 

 


Information Architect/ Content Strategist
Wells Fargo
Multiple locations

Posted on: 19 July 2013

 

With you when you’re looking for a rewarding career   
 
You have the skills and the passion to make a difference.  At Wells Fargo, we’re with you. Our supportive environment enables our team members to build relationships with each other, our customers, and our communities.
 
Information Architect/ Content Strategist
San Francisco, Minneapolis, Charlotte, Winston- Salem, Phoenix
Other locations considered

Wells Fargo Corporate Human Resources (HR) is looking for an Information Architect (IA)/Content Strategist to play a key role in developing world-class user experiences for HR web sites and web applications

Working in the Corporate Human Resources (HR) group, the IA/Content Strategist is responsible for producing and presenting integrated, brand-compliant content strategy and site architectures to help team members easily understand and complete HR tasks that help them succeed personally, professionally, and financially. The role requires well-demonstrated skills in these areas, solidly informed by user-centered design principles. The IA/Content Strategist works closely with our business partners to consult on long-term and short-term online content strategy which balance business goals with branding issues, user needs, and technology constraints. The responsibilities of the IA/Content Strategist range from the highly tactical (sometimes making minor content corrections or updates) to the highly strategic (collaborating with key partners to provide creative solutions to business problems). To be successful, he or she must be a creative problem solver, an excellent communicator, professionally active, organized and able to work on several projects at once in a fast-paced environment. The Corporate HR IA/Content Strategist will need to partner closely with our design, development, research and technical partners to gain a deep understanding of the broader Teamworks (corporate employee portal) environment.

The IA/Content Strategist consults with a cross-functional team, including business clients, communications consultants, peer IA/content strategists, user researchers, interaction designers, visual designers, product managers, online producers, production developers, and project managers to:

Minimum Qualifications

Preferred Qulifications:

Join our team. Visit our careers site at wellsfargo.com/careers and search by Requisition # 3770847 to apply.
 
Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.
© 2013 Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. All rights reserved.

 

 


User Experience Manager
Apptio
Bellevue, WA

Posted on: 19 July 2013


Department: R&D
To apply, please visit: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH18/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=APPTIO&cws=1&rid=303

Company Overview:
At Apptio we are focused on changing the world by making every IT organization that we work with into a more efficient and cost-effective service provider to the business. Apptio's Technology Business Management (TBM) SaaS platform provides revolutionary automation in transparency, planning and performance management required for IT to run like a business. From the founding of the company we set out to disrupt the existing enterprise software market by designing purpose-built, on-demand applications capable of managing the cost, quality and value of IT services.
Today, Apptio is on track to become the fastest growing company in the history of enterprise software. Leading global enterprise organizations such as Bank of America, Boeing, Cisco, Facebook, JPMorgan Chase, Microsoft, St. Luke's Health System, and Swiss Re rely on Apptio to reduce costs and align IT with business priorities. Backed by some of the world's most prominent financial institutions including T. Rowe Price, Andreessen Horowitz, Greylock Partners, Madrona Ventures and Shasta Ventures, Apptio is building the next major enterprise software category. Come join our team!

Position Overview:
Our growing R&D organization seeks a key new member of our leadership team. As User Experience Manager, you and your team will crack the code on delivering great UX for legitimate hard-core enterprise software. As you know, there is a revolution in enterprise software UX and here at Apptio you will have the opportunity to claim your fame as a leader of it.

Job Responsibilities:

Essential Qualifications and Experience:

Desired Qualifications and Experience:

Apptio, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Apptio, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

 

 


Interaction Designer
Apptio
Bellevue, WA

Posted on: 19 July 2013


Department: R&D
To apply, please visit: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH18/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=APPTIO&cws=1&rid=280

Company Overview:
At Apptio we are focused on changing the world by making every IT organization that we work with into a more efficient and cost-effective service provider to the business. Apptio's Technology Business Management (TBM) SaaS platform provides revolutionary automation in transparency, planning and performance management required for IT to run like a business. From the founding of the company we set out to disrupt the existing enterprise software market by designing purpose-built, on-demand applications capable of managing the cost, quality and value of IT services.
Today, Apptio is on track to become the fastest growing company in the history of enterprise software. Leading global enterprise organizations such as Bank of America, Boeing, Cisco, Facebook, JPMorgan Chase, Microsoft, St. Luke's Health System, and Swiss Re rely on Apptio to reduce costs and align IT with business priorities. Backed by some of the world's most prominent financial institutions including T. Rowe Price, Andreessen Horowitz, Greylock Partners, Madrona Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Apptio is building the next major enterprise software category. Come join our team!

The Position:
You are passionate about creating quality user-centered design. You live for facing down and solving tough design problems. You thrive in fast paced, iterative design environments and possess clear, effective communication skills. You work collaboratively across the organization – while also working independently. You pay attention to the details without forgetting the big picture. You have vision, moxie, and a track record that shows both. You love working with a small, quirky UX team that preaches, teaches, and gets their hands dirty in the name of getting things done.

Job Responsibilities:

Requirements:

Desired Skills:

Portfolio:
Please include a link to your portfolio with work samples when applying. Indicate your role and contribution for each. Be prepared to present your portfolio during your interview.

Location:
This position is located at our HQ in Bellevue, WA
Apptio, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Apptio, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

 

 


User Experience Designer
Deloitte
Seattle, WA

Posted on: 19 July 2013


You are the voice of the people. In all of your interactions — with clients, project managers, designers, engineers, QA gurus and more — you’ll advocate for what users want, need, and expect from the products we create. You’re innovative, quick-thinking, and eager to learn more about what’s happening in the mobile space. Your interaction design skills are top-notch, and you have a knack for making the complex clear for designers and engineers alike.

What you'll do

What you have

Bonus points

To Apply: http://careers.deloitte.com/jobs/eng-US/details/j/E14SEACACSTN007-DD/user-experience-designer-seattle

 

 

 


Sr User Experience Designer
Deloitte
Seattle, WA

Posted on: 19 July 2013

Sr User Experience Designer
You’re more than an advocate for the user -- you have a vision for what truly great user experience can be. As Senior UX Designer, you’ll take what what users want, need, and expect from the products we create, and push those expectations into the realm of artistry for iOS and Android products. You are innovative, quick-thinking, and know what’s happening in the mobile space, where it’s going, and how to take your client’s project to the next level. Your interaction design skills are second to none, and you have a knack for making complex information clear for clients, project managers, design, engineering, and quality assurance analysts alike.

What you’ll do

What you have

Bonus points

To Apply: http://careers.deloitte.com/jobs/eng-US

 

 


User Experience Researcher
Humana- Consumer Experience
Louisville, KY

Posted on: 03 July 2013

 

We’re looking for associates who bring new knowledge, innovative thinking and a passion for our customers to Humana’s Centers of Excellence. The Centers of Excellence (CoE) were formed to build strong company-wide capabilities that create a strategic advantage for Humana. These groups identify opportunities, coordinate efforts and align thinking across Humana’s business segments. The CoE’s provide disciplined processes, metrics, and resources to build organizational talent. They provide solutions, tools, processes and talent that will help shape segment and enterprise-wide strategy.

Assignment Capsule

Humana is building a Consumer Experience design team and we are looking for a User Experience Researcher to be a strong team player who flexibly and proactively supports Consumer Experience projects. Our team delivers programs that result in high levels of client confidence while maintaining cost efficiency and consumer oriented solutions. You will contribute to the development of an enterprise-wide consumer experience strategy that focuses on putting people first. If you are excited about working with cutting edge technology and have the right blend of creativity and experience, this is the role for you!

Key Competencies:

Role Essentials:

Role Desirables:

Additional Information

At Humana, we know your well-being is important to you, and it’s important to us too. That’s why we’re committed to making resources available to you that will enable you to become happier, healthier, and more productive in all areas of your life. If you share our passion for helping people, we likely have the right place for you at Humana.

After applying, we encourage you to join our Talent Network as well, so you can stay informed and up to date on what’s happening around our organization in the changing world of healthcare.

 

 


Usability Specialist
Continuum Advanced Systems
West Newton, MA

Posted on: 01 July 2013

Usability Specialist

Human Centered Design | West Newton, MA, United States

Are you interested in people and their behavior? Are you passionate about how people interact with products, environments, and experiences? Do you understand what it takes to assess a product or project, and develop and execute the right testing plan to get the right answers?

This means that you&
You know how to ask the right questions in the right way. You know the limitations of testing and can adapt a testing plan to meet the project objectives. You can look at things in an unbiased way and navigate through them to reach actionable conclusions.

Continuum Advanced Systems is looking to expand our capabilities in usability testing and assessment. We are open to candidates from various experience levels, so whether you are just starting out in the field or you have many years of experience, we would love to consider you for a position on our team.

As a member of the Usability Team, some of the tasks you would play a role in -

Skills we are looking for:

Specifically for Senior Level roles:

Background:

Job Requirement: As part of this role you will need to become certified in our vendor credentialing system. Details on these requirements will be explained in more details during the interview process.

Online Application Process
To be considered for the position please apply directly through our career site, http://continuuminnovation.com/about/careers/. Please create your cover letter and upload your resume and work samples as a 'Resume Attachment' in the resume attachment section of the application. Attachments must be formatted as an Adobe PDF, PowerPoint or Word document.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Continuum is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, veteran or military status, unfavorable military discharge, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

 


 

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