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Web and Email Manager :
Our client is currently seeking a Web and Email Manager to join their growing team. If you have proven work experience as a Web and Email Manager, then we want to hear from you today! Responsibilities: Take in web communications requests Manage calendar for emails Assign dates for emails based on target audience Maintain calendar balance so we are not over emailing a single population Manage calendar for social media Work with point person staff to get appropriate content for emails Create registration forms for events Create landing pages for events Create short URLS for the alumni site Create specialized URLs for giving (appeal codes and prepopulated designations) Act as point person with IModules Fix/troubleshoot email code errors from other users (Athletics/School College) Build emails Work with different areas of advancement to create social media content and opportunities to advance Create basic graphics and images to support email, web and social needs including: Gifs (not a make or break) Modified Logos (On the Road etc.) On-brand social announcements Making sure both are functional Work with various departments to identify new content/content needs Work to ensure websites work cross platform and browsers Manage both the AR and the Giving website Identify and capture opportunities for live content on social (both FB and Twitter) Write CSS and HTML as needed for both web and email use Translate lists into an IModules readable format
Freelance UX Researcher
Our client - a top agency based in Miami – is ready to hire a freelance UX Researcher for a short-term project for the next 2+ months. This position is based on site at our client's office in Miami. Remote is not possible at this time. In this role, you will work with lead user researchers and service managers to develop and advocate appropriate research strategies to understand user needs for a service, and to continually test and improve the service Responsibilities: Planning, designing, preparing and running user research activities to support the design, development and continuous improvement of digital services (including contextual discovery, experience mapping, diary studies, early stage concept and prototype testing, lab based and contextual usability and accessibility testing) Mentoring user researchers to ensure quality of research, and drive improvements in practice Designing and running contextual and discovery research to develop a deep understanding of the needs of all users of a service Designing, executing and analyzing quantitative surveys Managing the usability and accessibility testing process from recruiting participants, designing test tasks, and preparing discussion guides, to test moderation, analysis and presenting results Leading colleagues to analyze research data and synthesis findings so that research is shareable and traceable Effectively communicating user research findings to the team and the wider organization, so that they share a strong and empathetic understanding of their users (including presentations at show and tells, designing and maintaining research outputs on the team wall, formal reports) Working closely with designers and developers to turn user research findings into stories and actions that lead to valuable product and service features Working closely with analytics colleagues to define user centered KPIs, to create a rich picture of user behavior to tell the full story of how and why people use our services Contributing to the user research community across government, presenting at meetups and writing for the user research blog Requirements for Consideration: 5+ years prior experience in a lead UX Research role preferably within a fast-paced environment Demonstrable knowledge, experience in and passion for user centered design practices for web, service or software development Proven experience of understanding user needs for web content, tools and transactional services, especially those with the most complex user journeys Proven experience of designing, facilitating and analyzing a wide range of qualitative and quantitative user research methods. Strong understanding of strengths and limitations of different research methods Proven experience of presenting user research findings in a wide variety of formats and contexts Proven experience introducing and establishing user research practices in an organization Proven experience of working in an agile development environment with designers and developers and product managers to create new digital products and services Additional skills: Degree in HCI/Usability/Cognitive Psychology/Market Research or related field a huge plus! Previous experience within government services a huge plus! Fluency in Spanish or Creole a huge plus! This is a fantastic opportunity to get your foot in the door at a top agency in Miami with possibility for extension!
IT Project Manager
Our client, located in Cambridge is currently seeking an IT Project Manager to join their growing team. As a Senior Project Manager, you are highly effective at managing concurrent infrastructure projects. You have excellent interpersonal and leadership skills in managing cross functional projects in a resource matrix environment. In this role, you will: Provide project management oversight for infrastructure projects across all divisions within IT Manage project risks and issues through proper escalation and mitigation planning Partner with project teams to address and manage Change Requests Manage the project initiation process; ensure that project scope, priority and delivery timelines are understood and aligned Manage projects to ensure quality, on time, on budget deliverables Manage customer expectations and effectively negotiate priorities and delivery schedules Develop and refine project management KPIs that provide management with an accurate view of IT Infrastructure project performance Qualifications will include: 7+ years of project management experience with IT projects; a minimum of 5 years of experience with infrastructure, enterprise applications and enterprise architecture Excellent grasp and understanding of IT security, telephony, storage, environments, networks and databases Experience working in a Project Management Organization Deep understanding of project management methodologies and ability to navigate between Waterfall, Agile and Hybrid projects Proficiency with project management tools such as MS Project, Clarity and Jira
Web Content Specialist
Our client, located just outside of Boston is currently on the search for Web Content Specialist to join their growing team. While working with a wide range of content, you will tag, build pages and transfer content from old system to the new system. Ideal candidate will be a self-starter, independent worker, and highly efficient with Sitecore. We are looking for a great team player who can also delegate. Required Skills: Strong data/content entry experience using Sitecore or another Enterprise CMS Ability to work with many different teams, take feedback from these teams Qualifications: 2+ years of experience as a content specialist Bachelor’s degree (preferred in marketing or English) Experience using Sitecore highly preferred Apply now to learn more about this exciting opportunity!
We're looking for a freelance software developer to assist in development on a mid-sized e-commerce site, with a focus on development and maintenance of open-source projects we own and contribution back to several open-source projects we use. Most development would be on server-side code, but some experience with front-end technologies is a plus, as would be experience with DevOps. Languages / Frameworks: Python / Django Typescript / React Infrastructure: Openshift 3 Dedicated (Kubernetes) PostgreSQL Redis Elasticsearch Apply if you are interested in speaking to a recruiter for more details!
UX and UXA
Our client, a software company with offices in the Loop, has built a new product that needs UX and UI work. This person will collaborate with a Center of Excellence and Senior Leadership in the creation and launch of this new product. Our client is looking for an experienced UX designer to join their growing team. While translating design concepts into effective, useful information architectures, you’ll create solutions that address user, brand and business requirements. This will involve working closely with design team to establish project scope, building wireframes and incorporate existing UX models, and utilizing prototypes to test designs. Skills: An understanding of UX design across mobile and desktop platforms Experience with UX design, especially building and editing wireframes Presentation skills and exceptional communication skills Comfort with prototype software Requirements: 5+ years of experience in UX design at an agency or web design shop Bachelor’s degree (preferred in marketing or technical-related major) Up-to-date resume and portfolio Experience designing across multiple platforms Sound like you? To learn more about this opportunity, apply now.
Part Time Back End Developer
Our client, a large corporation in Miami, is looking to hire a Business Analyst on a contract-to-hire opportunity ASAP. *This position is based in Miami onsite at our clients' corporate office.* In this role, the Business Analyst will leverage their logical, problem-solving and analytical skills to provide BA support for enhancements to the consumer-facing website. Additionally, you will be tasked with supporting key customer capabilities such as booking creation, self-service and offer browsing. Responsibilities: Document and manage requirements for enhancements and existing business functions Demonstrate requirements gathering approach that meets the needs of the request Review and map test scenarios/cases to business requirements Execute quality control activities to ensure system standards and user requirements are met Identify and escalate potential issues as well as process improvements to improve team output Leverage team tools to support traceability from requirement inception to product delivery Grow understanding of operating environment, business processes and application functionality Accountable for reviewing testing scenarios to ensure quality as well as elaboration of user stories to facilitate quality Schedule and facilitate cross-functional elaboration sessions to insure quality product delivery Requirements for Consideration: 5 + years of experience working as a Business Analyst on consumer facing web applications, preferably within an Agile environment Must be able to provide resume + samples of requirements documentation from past projects Must have experience working within an Agile Environment & aptitude for technical concepts Must have AS/400 (IBM iSeries) experience General knowledge of software support, software development life cycle, IT documentation, and testing development life cycles helpful Must possess stellar interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and operate with a strong sense of urgency Strong desire to learn new systems & processes Working knowledge of Behavior Driven Development (BDD) is a huge plus Ability to travel and flexibility to work occasionally outside normal business hours required This is a great opportunity to get your foot in the door at a large corporation with strong potential to go permanent for the right person! If this sounds like you, apply today and include your latest resume + requirements documentation samples.
Business Systems Analyst
Our partner has more than 75,000 professionals providing exceptional outcomes for clients in 100+ countries by combining local market insight, broad services, specialized expertise and premier tools and resources. We are conducting a search for a Business Systems Analyst consultant to help formulate & define systems scope and objectives through research and fact-finding combined with an understanding of applicable business systems and industry requirements. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in business or related field and 0-3 years of experience Excellent written and verbal communication skills Strong organizational and analytical skills Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers Ability to effectively present information Requires knowledge of financial terms and principles Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages, discounts, and/or commissions Conducts basic financial analysis Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret documents Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations Requires intermediate analytical and quantitative skills Responsibilities: Under general supervision, formulates and defines systems scope and objectives through research and fact-finding combined with an understanding of applicable business systems and industry requirements With this knowledge, develops or modifies moderately complex information systems. Includes analysis of business and user needs, documenting requirements, and revising existing system logic difficulties as necessary Competent to work in some phases of systems analysis and considers the business implications of the application of technology to the current business environment Generally, uses existing procedures to resolve standard problems Provides end user support for a specific application while learning about the application and customer Assists in application implementations and assists in testing end user processes using defined guidelines Updates existing application tables and verifies the accuracy Collects data and runs basic reports in response to client inquiries as directed by more senior associates Interacts with clients, both internal and external, to supply basic information Analyzes business and user needs, documenting requirements, with the guidance of a senior associate Documents business rules/functional requirements to support system enhancements with the guidance of a senior associate Logs and tracks basic problems/work tickets with external product vendors or support organizations Performs other duties as assigned No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position May provide informal assistance such as functional guidance, and/or training to coworkers May coordinate and assign tasks to co-workers within a work unit and/or project Decisions made with understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines Responsible for setting own project deadlines Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor Comments/Special Instructions: Require SharePoint Administration, Database Administration, Intermediate to expert business analytical and reporting skills Personable, patient with others and able to work with limited supervision while being flexible to numerous daily priorities and demands
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