Digital Prospectors User Interface Designer/ Business Analyst in Boston, Massachusetts

User Interface Designer/ Business Analyst

Boston, MA

Job Type: Contract

Recruiter: Jennifer Heimberg at https://digitalprospectors.com/our-team/jennifer-heimberg

Phone: 603.215.7062

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Job Title: User Interface Designer/ Business Analyst

Location : Boston, MA

Duration: 12+ months

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer which includes providing equal employment opportunity for all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Massachusetts’ Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) is seeking a talented User Interface Designer/ Business Analyst with extensive experience in user interface and design, form workflow management, user experience, and UI development for EEA’s ePermitting system.

The candidate will be required to create engaging experiences leveraging research, data, and great design; keeping in mind the COTS (Accela) system constraints.

The candidate will work in a small team environment consisting of the Project Manager, System/ Business Analyst, User Interface/ Business Analyst, and Product Owner to collaborate and communicate very closely with business partners and developers, while also being able to give and receive constructive feedback.

Candidates are encouraged to provide with their resume a link to their online portfolio or color print-outs of previous designs.

Individuals with experience predominantly in infrastructure, hardware deployment, and/or telecom based are poorly aligned.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with business users to understand and develop requirements

  • Lead requirements gathering sessions and/or follow-up sessions, as needed

  • Research requirements/existing forms in advance of all requirements sessions

  • Execute interaction design and visual design from sketches to wireframes/prototypes that work within Accela system constraints and existing design

  • Develop UI using JavaScript, HTML, CSS and other related technologies

  • Collaborate on user experience planning with peers and team leads

  • Analyze user data, interviews, and monitor customer feedback

  • Learn new technologies if requested

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • 4 year degree in Design, Computer Science, and/or related design fields

  • 5+ years of hands-on experience

  • Strong conceptualization ability and strong visual communication ability, along with the ability to sketch out ideas

  • Exceptional design skills, production value, and attention to detail

  • Ability to create wireframes, prototypes, and visual design comps

  • Experience with user interface design patterns and standard UCD (User-Centered Design) methodologies

  • Strong working knowledge of prototype/wireframe design tools; such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks, etc.

  • Familiar with ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Standards

  • Must have exceptional verbal communication skills

  • Must have experience leading requirements gathering sessions

  • Strong writing skills

ABOUT DIGITAL PROSPECTORS (DPC):

Founded in 1999, Digital Prospectors is an award winning recruiting and consulting firm that specializes in placing contract, contract to hire and direct hire engineers into rewarding opportunities with our impressive and ever-growing client base.

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