Senior Consultant, Experience Design – Information Architecture / Usability Expert

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We are a growing digital strategy and solutions firm based in Boston and India and we are currently looking for a Senior Consultant, Experience Design to join our team of industry experts and work on developing exceptional user experiences for Ayantek’s clients. The ideal candidate will have six (6) to eight (8) years of consulting experience, and a good understanding of tools & technologies on the web, mobile, search and social media platforms as well as a multi-year experience of building innovative and user-friendly interfaces on these platforms.

Top Reasons to Work with Us
  • Work on versatile, cutting-edge technology projects for our clients — industry leaders, including large Fortune 1000 companies in High Tech, Manufacturing, Healthcare and Finance.
  • Awesome collaborative and flexible work environment — work from home option.
  • An excellent package that includes a 3-week paid vacation from the start, 401K plan with company match, Health Insurance and other benefits.
  • Room for growth!
What You Will Be Doing
  • Work closely with clients and team members to conceptualize and design user interfaces, site structure, and logical site schematics using a structured methodology for information design.
  • Develop high level personas and appropriate persona tasks for web sites and applications.
  • Conduct focus groups, user interviews & surveys, and formal usability tests.
  • Build out functional prototypes of web sites, mobile sites, web applications and similar platforms.
  • Develop and sustain strong client relationships at senior levels.
  • Run effective working client meetings and presentations to mid-level clients.
  • Support business development activities including contribution to sales strategy, project estimation, sales presentations and proposal creation.
  • Work on internal Information Architecture and Usability projects.
  • Mentor and develop less experienced staff within and outside of the UX team.
What You Need to Have
  • Background in human computer interaction (HCI), UI design and usability.
  • Good information design and analysis skills.
  • Multi-year consulting experience working on client projects.
  • Expertise in profiling user patterns for site usage, running focus groups and formal usability tests.
  • Expertise in prototyping techniques, including responsive design.
  • Proficiency with one or more of the prototyping tools such as Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat Pro, etc.), Visio, Axure RP Pro, OmniGraffle Pro, Balsamiq Mockups, etc.
  • Understanding of modern front-end technologies. Experience with one or more of the following applications and technologies would be a plus: HTML4/5, CSS, ASPX, JSP, or PHP.
  • Expertise in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Bachelors Degree or Master’s Degree, preferably in a related discipline.
  • You must have an online portfolio or samples of online work to be consider for this position!
Apply and lets talk about how we can work together: Careers@ayantek.com