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Usability Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00128
Location: Jackson, Mississippi
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date: 04/02/2018
Role: Usability Engineer
Duration: 6-12 Months (Contract to Hire)

LocatioN; Jackson, Mississipi.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Usability Engineer supports strategic and business objectives through well-designed user interfaces, interactions, and designs and supports optimal user experiences for all applicable web and mobile applications and systems. The
incumbent conducts internal and independent research in addition to observing, analyzing, and documenting real user (internal and external) behaviors and reactions to new or existing systems to propose solutions.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Must have a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Interaction Design, Human Computer Interaction, or equivalent experience in related field.
  • At least 3 years of experience in designing, conducting, and analyzing product and process usability studies.
  • Knowledge of the software development lifecycle methodologies and software development standards.
  • Must work with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong observational, analysis, documentation, and tracking skills are required.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Project, Access, Word, Excel and Visio is required.
  • Knowledge of the Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.) is required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Working knowledge of CSS, HMTL, Ajax, JavaScript, etc. is preferred.
Experience evaluating mobile applications, mobile web sites, or small screen applications is preferred.