Senior Interaction UX Designer

Location: Pittsburgh

Job Type: Full Time / Permanent

WHAT YOU’LL DO: Agency interaction designers are usability engineers, visual interface designers, and information architects. They are driven by the need to understand how people behave in the digital space, creating intuitive solutions of genuine value.

DAY-TO-DAY DUTIES • Lead and educate internal groups about interaction design and provide significant contribution to the development of client relationships. • Be a strategic, conceptual leader on a project or client basis. • Lead a team of interaction designers working on multiple projects and assume responsibility for all documentation produced by the interaction design team. • Proactively pursue opportunities to improve the strategy to better address client and user objectives. • Assist and guide other interaction designers in their professional development. • Set up and conduct user research that may include: • Moderated/unmoderated usability testing • Contextual inquiry • Ethnographic research • Qualitative surveys • Other research

WHAT YOU BRING TO THE TABLE • At least five years’ experience in interaction design, information architecture or user experience. • A solid academic background in human-computer interaction or related field; advanced degrees preferred. • Proven ability to collaborate with internal disciplines and negotiate effectively with clients. • Experience preparing and conducting user research and usability tests.