Avanade Inc. UX Architect | Houston Digital Studio - Sr. Consultant in Chicago, United States
About the role
Avanade’s Digital Studios are standalone, agency-like, cross functional team of individuals, who will deliver end-to-end digital projects from strategy and design, through build and on-going support and optimization. Studio team members work side by side with clients on cutting-edge projects that add a layer of creative, world class delivery, on top of repeatable technology solutions. Our Studios are made up of UX and Visual folks, Digital Strategists, Content Strategists, Business Analysts, Tech Leads/UI Developers, and Delivery Managers—most of whom have lots of experience working at Digital Agencies.
As a UX Architect within our Digital team, you will be an established expert in your field, experienced in applying exceptional skill to achieve business goals. On many projects, you will create UX transformation deliverables, in addition to contributing to and leading client engagements.
In this role, your emphasis will be on activities within your own area of expertise, working and making decisions independently on approach and actions.
Daily, this means you will:
Create, evaluate and modify prototypes to support evolving hardware and software application development
Develop user profiles, with emphasis on human error control, display issues, visual interaction, physical manipulation and task and objective analyses
Develop and apply software design and usability processes for investigating technical problems
Provide solution usability, evaluation and support to project teams – including the analysis investigation of applications or systems including tactile methods, visual graphics, web, multimedia, voice response and conversational user interaction
Help develop design concept and implementation, providing input on user design considerations
Produce specifications describing user requirements and internal structures for product or solution in development
Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals bring bold, fresh thinking combined with technology, business and industry expertise to help fuel transformation and growth for our clients and their customers. Avanade has 30,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate.
At Avanade, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace where our people can be the best at what they do. We are proud be among leading organizations who are taking a stand for gender equity, both in and outside the workplace. This includes teaming with like-minded partners who are as passionate as we are about strengthening the role of women in the workplace, including Women in Technology International, Anita Borg Institute and Catalyst.
Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation.
Learn more at www.avanade.com at http://www.avanade.com/
Years of Experience:
4+ years relevant UX experience
Some management experience preferred, but not required
Bachelor's degree in Interaction Design, Human Factors, Computer Interaction, Behavioral Psychology, Human/Computer Interaction, or similar degree; experience may substitute degree
Experience with UX disciplines such as UX research methods, information architecture, usability testing, and content strategies
Knowledge of visual design capabilities and strategies preferred
Experience translating requirements into design specifications
Experience researching, designing and/or proposing solutions with mobile layouts in mind
Capable of understanding and articulating technical feasibility of solutions
Required Certifications: N/A
Additional Area, Region or Service Line specific requirement:
Requisition ID - 52947
Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at www.avanade.com.
Category: Experience Design
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