User Experience (U/X) Consultant in Brooklyn, NY

  • Title: User Experience (U/X) Consultant
  • Code: RCI-11302022
  • Location: Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Posted Date: 11/16/2022
  • Duration: 30 Months
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  Job Description

The U/X Consultant must be available to work a minimum of two (2) days from NYCERS’ Brooklyn office.

  • CLIENT is seeking a User Experience (U/X) Consultant to ensure that all client-facing technology implementations and initiatives are usable, accessible and intuitive for the client.
  • The U/X Consultant will be the “voice of the client,” working collaboratively with the development team (IT), the functional team (BA), CLIENT’ business units (Client Services,
  • Membership and Service, Retirement and Pension Benefits) and the communications team to ensure that user interfaces meet the three criteria above before deployment.

Additional responsibilities of the U/X Consultant include:

  • Participate in cross functional process review, project scope , requirements elicitation,and solution design sessions
  • Perform user experience analysis based on functional and technical requirements
  • Create user interface designs and mockups that will mimic the actual user interaction
  • Create and document final design for implementation by technical teams
  • Work with functional team to confirm proposed designs map to business goals
  • Perform Interaction design and usability testing
  • Participate in LRP Functional work stream meetings, to ensure user stories are created in a manner that address usability requirements, advocating for designs that benefit the end user while balancing the needs of the business and limiting software customization.
  • Work with Communications’ Associate Director to review user flows, screens andlanguage for every MyCLIENT/Mobile App deployment to ensure an optimal clientexperience, given the scope of each project and is responsible for designing wireframes.
  • Participate in usability testing during user acceptance testing to validate usabilityrequirements have been met by the developer or third party vendor.
  • Participate in third-party vendor’s assessment of CLIENT.org, and collaborate with the Associate Director to determine feasibility of vendor’s recommendations and implementation strategy.
  • Assist the Communications Division with the implementation of the Marketing Cloud platform, by ensuring its seamless incorporation into the Salesforce CRM tool.

MANDATORY SKILLS/EXPERIENCE

  • At least 5 years of experience as a U/X designer
  • Demonstrated U/X writing experience, with an ability to create (clear, concise, actionable) content that helps the user accomplish their goals efficiently while striking a balance with business needs
  • Ability to translate complex concepts into user-centered content.
  • Collaborative, proactive and solutions-focused
  • Skillful negotiator, who can improvise to create compromise

Exceptional attention to detail

  • Must be able to translate business needs into functional requirements.
  • Must be able to translate technical specifications into functional requirements.
  • Experience in complex workflow development projects with expertise in Software
  • Development Life Cycle (SDLC) using the Waterfall and/or Agile methodology
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have be able to create detailed data models and process and data flow diagrams
  • Manage multiple competing priorities of varying complexities through effective organization and communication while meeting deadlines, and working well under pressure.
  • Passionate about work, self-motivated, high-energy, detail oriented, results-driven performer with excellent problem solving abilities.
  • Must have superb communication skills and be able to effectively communicate complex analytical results, both written and verbally, in a clear and easy-to-understand manner with people regardless of their technical skill set.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal, communication, presentation, writing, analytical, problem solving, information gathering, and customer service skills.
  • Ability to work independently on strategic issues with users.
  • Good understanding in Human Factor as it relates to user friendly design of interfaces, maximize usability, and improvement of worker efficiency.
  • Demonstrated “agile-development” mindset with strong customer-focus & resultsorientation
  • Ability to excel in a fast paced environment and adapt quickly to shifting priorities

DESIRABLE SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Marketing and/or communications background
  • HTML/web development experience


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