Randstad Information Architect in Boston, Massachusetts

Information Architect


Boston, MA

Date Posted:

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

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Randstad Technologies

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Information Architect


  • Provide a great customer experience, acting as sole design representative on an agile scrum team

  • Collaborate with a team of other information architects, visual designers, editors, to understand best practices, consistency and reuse

  • Serve as the client s primary point of contact with the Design team and the overall user experience design process

Lead design sessions, create wireframes which can demonstrate interactions, and respond to feedback from business partners, development partners and other designers

  • Ensure design team efforts are in sync with the client s business goals, expectations and budget

  • Develop and/or participate in the development of user personas and scenarios

  • Define site/application structures and create site maps, wireframes and user flow charts

  • Work closely with our usability team to test and refine designs and prototypes

  • Partner with our development team to ensure technical feasibility and flawless implementation

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor s degree in a relevant field, such as Interactive Design, Architecture, Industrial Design, Graphic Design or Human Factors

  • Experience designing highly transactional websites or web-based applications

  • Experience with large company, co-branded web sites with B-to-B and B-to-C platforms a plus

  • Familiarity with large, transaction-oriented websites

  • Familiarity with financial services and/or education industries

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Creativity, imagination and a sense of humor

  • Ability to understand customer needs, motivations and behaviors and translate them into deliverable tasks

  • Strong knowledge of interaction design and methodology

  • Demonstrated experience using web analytics to inform design decisions

  • Executive presentation and negotiation skills at a large organization

  • Detail-oriented and highly developed organizational skills including the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines

  • Hands-on design skills in wireframes, persona development and visual design

  • Experience with rich interaction design and use of content management templates a plus

  • Experience in rapid, iterative software development, such as Agile, a plus

  • Experience with participatory design (e.g. Design Thinking) a plus

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