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Senior User Experience Designer
Our client is currently on the search for a Senior User Experience designer to join their growing team. This position is responsible for supporting the delivery of the UX/Creative execution of high profile digital initiatives within the digital innovation lab. Your informed recommendations and design strategies will leverage best practices, user feedback and usability test results to develop intelligent and successful designs. Responsibilities: You will be responsible for creating effective user flows, wireframes, annotations and prototypes You have the ability to demonstrate clear, innovative solutions to complex user flows and understand how to balance these against business and technical requirements You should be a great listener with an unfettered approach to design. You believe in the mantra that ‘users vote with clicks’ and know that small changes add up to huge mind-shifts, if executed in the right way This position requires deep understanding of large-scale mobile first and responsive web initiatives, user-centered design, usability, information design, interaction design, and goal-oriented design. You should have excellent communication skills – in person, written and presentation and the ability to prioritize and track multiple projects under tight deadlines You’re comfortable working in cross-functional teams & a fast/agile environment Ability to participate & help lead workshops Qualifications: Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in related field Ability to collaborate with designers, strategists, managers, and technologists Ability to conceptualize, design and deliver top notch experiences Ability to communicate design rationale to internal team and other stakeholders Ability to dive into projects at any level of definition with creativity and drive Deep knowledge of full user experience design process and ability to contribute at any level Hands on experience with Sketch and Adobe Creative Suite for wire framing Experience with prototyping tools, a must Comfortable presenting work to internal stakeholders & leadership Interest in current & emerging technologies Apply today and include your portfolio to be considered for this great opportunity!!
Our client located in Downtown Boston is currently seeking a talented Business Analyst to join their team. In this role, the business analyst acts as a connection between the business community and the technical community. This role works with IT project teams/vendors and business clients to collet, clarify, and translate business requirements into documentation and conceptual design. The Business Analyst is an active thought partner and application visionary who shares the technology demand among the business community. A majority of the role will be independent work, testing software updates from our Point of Sale vendor and providing sprint style updates. Key Responsibilities: Conducts user acceptance testing Participate in major upgrades to software Analyzes, documents and test program development, logic, process flows and specifications Partners with business and technology partners to elicit, analyze, translate, and document business requirements into technical requirements. Documents user manuals to describe application installations and operating procedures Coordinates the project resources to ensure that projects are delivered on time and within budget Assists with support/operations Work with end users to develop best practice business processes Participate or lead training on business functionality for system end users Skills: Outstanding written and verbal communication skills Able to understand business functionality and translate it into application requirements Ability to create compelling business cases with accurate cost and effort estimations Excellent understanding of business complexity and project interdependencies Intellectual curiosity and the ability to question partners across functional areas Ability to quickly troubleshoot problems that may arise Ability to partner with software engineers and quality analysts to identify course of resolutions Experience: Minimum three years of experience in project management, hands on retail experience Demonstrated experience in writing software requirements and test specifications Aptos POS experience Deep understanding of retail processes, applications and operations Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in computer science, management information systems or equivalent work experience
Our client in the Cambridge area is seeking an experienced SEO Analyst to join their Digital Marketing team. The ideal candidate will have experience solving google search problems, along with strong analytics and strategy skills. If this sounds like you, apply today! Description: The Search Analyst role will be working with multiple Digital Marketing teams such as the Paid Media and SEO teams, leveraging Google tools (Google Analytics, Google Search Console, and Google AdWords) for reporting and research. In this role, you will: Create recurring reports using Google Search Console data to track keyword ranking and traffic growth for organic search Identify opportunities for paid search keyword expansions based on organic search performance and competitor data Develop search performance dashboards to analyze user behavior and keyword ranking over time Work with the paid search team to uncover campaign inefficiencies and optimization tactics, such as negative keyword development, audience segmentation, and bid scheduling Develop a process to improve content and metadata consistency across client's websites Evaluate user behavior via Google Analytics and site usage tools to make recommendations for content planning and search experience optimization Build monthly campaign reports for the digital marketing team, providing monthly search volume metrics for selected keywords (English and non-English, branded and non-branded), to understand trends over time and influence content planning Top Skills: Outside of SEO experience, they have to be forward thinking. Doesn’t want someone who’s asking for his opinion, wants to hear their opinion. Comfortable in front of executives Google is a must Plus: Similar type roles and can show path they took to get there Ability to present findings Software would be preferred but the biggest thing is overall experience SQL, Tableau, Drupal knowledge Hot jar is a plus Skills: Prior experience in this type of role Team player and has great attention to detail Must have high level of knowledge and experience with Google Analytics and strong Microsoft Excel skills Knowledge of SQL, Tableau and/or Drupal is preferred Qualifications will include: 4-5 years of experience working as a Digital marketer In-depth understanding of SEO concepts to optimize content Basic Knowledge of Tableau to create dashboards Should possess good MS Excel skills Strong verbal and written communication skills Ability to communicate on a global scale to key stakeholders Strong team player and ability to maintain performance level in a fast-paced Agile environment with changing priorities and deadlines Well organized with strong attention to detail
Senior Visual Designer
A well-known in house agency is looking for a Sr. Visual Designer will be responsible for handling multiple projects from concept through execution across all digital and print media with a primary focus on banner ads, microsites, HTML emails, e-newsletters, animation and video. We need a designer who can marry highly creative out-of-the-box thinking with brand/campaign guidelines while understanding both the challenges and opportunities of the digital channel. Skills: Develop strong trusting relationships with client base Must be comfortable fulfilling both concept/design and execution roles Develop concepts, designs/layouts and campaigns for client projects, leveraging brand and campaign guidelines to ensure the art direction and visual presentation support the defined strategy Perform complex creative concept development through brainstorming and idea generation. Understand and visually interpret complex business concepts to develop innovative, creative, and results-oriented marketing deliverables Develop innovative web/digital content on a project basis for clients as needed. Work to grow integrated interactive strategy. Ensure design/brand consistency and quality across multiple channels Requirements: Bachelor’s degree with focus in Fine Arts or related design focus Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in the creative field Utilize a wide variety of graphics production equipment and supplies including personal computer and desktop publishing/graphics software. Proficient in industry standard applications (Adobe CC) Apply today and include your portfolio to be considered for this role!!
Boutique marketing firm is looking for a savvy marketing writing with a strong digital background. You will be responsible for writing marketing materials including blogs, emails, social media content and other promotional materials. Skills: History of marketing and digital writing Amazing attention to detail Ability to manage and meet deadlines Client-facing Requirements: Strong professional portfolio Experience writing persuasive content Ability to write across mediums Apply today and include your portfolio to be considered for the role!
Junior Front End Developer
Digital Program Manager
A large In-house Digital Agency team within Higher Education in Boston is looking to hire a Digital Program Manager to work closely with stakeholders in defining and managing the entire project lifecycle to deliver comprehensive digital solutions including complex websites as well as web and mobile applications. Skills: Manage complex programs and lead cross-functional teams to drive innovation and deliver high quality web and mobile deliverables on time and on budget Clear understanding of web standards, usability best practices, quality assurance principles and web analytics Excel in fast paced environment Strategic thinker who thrives within complex environments Requirements: 8+ years of project management experience of digital or mobile applications, large complex websites with deep knowledge of the full project lifecycle Knowledge /Qualification in Agile Methodology Solid understanding of UX principles and web design (Information architecture, Interaction design, visual design, usability, prototyping, etc.) Experience with MS Project Strong communication skills In-house digital agency or agency experience is strongly preferred Apply today to be considered for this fantastic opportunity!!
Lead Front End Developer
Senior Digital Project Manager
A large In-house Digital Agency team within Higher Education in Boston is looking to hire a Sr Digital Project Manager to work closely with stakeholders in defining and managing the entire project lifecycle to deliver comprehensive digital solutions including complex websites as well as web and mobile applications. Skills: Leads cross-functional teams to deliver high quality web and mobile deliverables on time and on budget Manage all aspects of several digital projects at once: communications, scope, timeline and budget Clear understanding of web standards, usability best practices, quality assurance principles and web analytics Excel in fast paced environment, delivering multiple projects at once Structures complex projects into phases and sprints to prioritize speed to market, iterative improvements and feature enhancements Requirements: 5+ years of project management experience of digital or mobile applications, large complex websites with deep knowledge of the full project lifecycle Knowledge /Qualification in project Methodology Agile Solid understanding of UX principles and web design (Information architecture, Interaction design, visual design, usability, prototyping, etc.) Experience with MS Project Strong communication skills In-house digital agency or agency experience is strongly preferred This is a great opportunity!! Apply today to be considered!
Senior User Researcher
We are a dynamic R&D organization looking to bring on a Senior User Researcher talent with a strong Quantitative background. This will be working on cutting edge innovative products and you will play a major part in driving research. Responsibilities include: Creating and executing usability and broader user research evaluations to inform designs Participate in data processing, analysis and reporting. Drive of user research data with other technical and business data. With senior guidance, develop insights from research findings and present to project teams and stakeholders Collaborate with User experience professionals to ensure superior ease of use of new products. Work with senior research to understand study objectives, to identify when user and design research should be conducted, and to determine appropriate research methods Assessing designs for usability issues for internal prototypes, current products and competitive products within and in related or adjacent spaces Deliver best in class reports and results Participate in studies Collaborate with UE designers and product marketing to plan, coordinate, and conduct user research and analysis to determine target users and goals for product design efforts and existing products Responsible for investigating, evaluating and recommending new and merging usability techniques, technologies, and process improvements as requested Professional Experience: BA/BS degree in Human Factors, Applied Cognition, Cognitive Psychology, Experimental Psychology, Psychology, Human Computer Interaction, Computer Science, Anthropology, or behavioral sciences Minimum 4 years of usability or user research (consumer, consultancy or academic) Strong quantitative research background is a must Strong analytical and process-oriented problem-solving skills Ability to function successfully in a fast-paced, collaborative, cross-functional team environment Keen understanding of the product development process, including meeting the needs of business, software, hardware, and quality assurance Excellent moderating skills Excellent communication and presentation skills Visual design skill set a plus A solid portfolio of past work Apply today to be considered for this great opportunity!!!