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Job Openings

We are actively looking for candidates for the following roles. If you are interested in one or more of them, introduce yourself.

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We are looking for an experienced Project Manager who has a track record of successfully managing complex UI design projects while communicating with project stakeholders, technical program managers, designers and developers to help manage and coordinate front-end code at the right cadence, in-setp with adjacent or dependent cross-product schedules. The PM will need to deeply understand the work going on in the project and be accustomed to navigating dynamic, ambiguous and complex organization environments. Experience successfully detecting change and quickly forming effective and productive responses to shirfting requirements is key.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

  • Maintaining a harmounious balace between process, organization planning, scheduling, and driving for results while maintaining an open, flexible, spontaneous and fluid creative environment.
  • Act as the reliable voice of the product team communicating to partner organization critical information about what work is undertaken, time-lines & deliverables, and trade-offs.
  • Keep all stakeholders informed and maintain a clear protocol around communication and engagement.
  • Defining a team plan to successfully deliver on a project or program and its goals.
  • Building a plan with an executable (and realistic) schedule
  • Organizing and conducting meetings, and following up as applicable to actions beyond meetings.
  • Develop and document detailed user experience specifications for highly interactive interfaces.
  • Intentional communications plans including what, when, how, why, by whom and to whom.
  • The organization, evolution and re-organization, of work steps.
  • Concentric levels of reviews that build larger organizational understanding and buy-in of plans.
  • Triaging problems and risks to divert failure; addressing the resource to goals ratio.

WHAT YOU MUST HAVE TO BE SUCCESSFUL

  • 5+ years success in user experience and design or related fields.
  • 7+ years operational experience guiding a team through product development and delivery, end-to-end.
  • Extremely strong project management and communication skills.
  • Adept at navigating broad product landscapes with competing priorities.
  • Proactive, resourceful, patient, friendly, professional, empathetic.
  • Agile methodology
  • Backlog maintenance
  • Managing a project through Visual Studio Online/TFS
  • Driving SCRUM
  • Knowledge of project management and software development methodologies
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Allovus is looking for a seasoned developer that has hybrid skills in both design and development with excellent understanding of design language and development front-end architecture across web and mobile platforms. The ideal candidate is a creative, organized and flexible person who is able to handle many different tasks in parallel. In addition to being comfortable with enterprise software development environments and platforms, the ability to gracefully communicate and collaborate across disciplines in an agile environment to bring it all together across a broad range of devices and platforms including tablets, phones and the web is key.

This role is focused on implementing other designers work from source files, it's required to have a great design understanding and intuition, eye for detail and pixel perfection. It's possible on occasion the candidate will be asked to help out in design. But, 95% of her/his time will be spend in development environment working side by side with engineers.

WHAT YOU MUST HAVE TO BE SUCCESSFUL

Design Requirements

  • 3-5 years of experience in product design with a minimum of 3 years of experience with online services
  • Strong command of visual design capabilities, including composition, layout information hierarchy, typography and color
  • Strong collaboration and people management skills
  • Proven ability to lead, inspire, and nurture teams with direction, vision and planning
  • Working experience in agile engineering methods is essential
  • Excellent verbal/ written communication and presentation skills
  • Passion for design and ability to effectively share your point of view and expertise with project team members
  • Offer active thought leadership in User Experience issues and trends
  • Must have an eye for pixel perfection

Developer Requirements

  • 3-5 years of experience of front-end product development experience building and implementing responsive web & mobile platforms
  • Highly proficient and current in HTML5 and CSS3
  • Experienced using Git source control in an enterprise software development environment
  • Solid understanding with industry best practices, accessibility and SEO
  • Complete understanding for design and development language and terminology across platforms
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We are looking for Presentation Designer to support a Partner Channel Marketing Visual team. The candidate would manage small size projects pertaining to the development and implementation of Enterprise, General Business and/or Field Office product programs by designing and preparing engaging presentations with compelling content and visuals, including templates, backgrounds, information graphics, charts, illustrations, animation/multi-media, and diagrams.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

  • Apply best practices for visual storytelling, understanding cadence and information flow
  • Collaborate and coordinate with various teams across the organization
  • Ability to conceptualize, identify and create design assets needed to bring the story to life
  • Focused attention to details, including proofing for accuracy and grammar
  • Ability to adhere to and interpret brand standards
  • Interact with internal stakeholders including customer facing teams and internal development and implementation teams
  • Support third party vendor relationships to ensure that project business requirements are met

WHAT YOU MUST HAVE TO BE SUCCESSFUL

  • 5 years of related experience
  • Experience working with the latest edition of Microsoft PowerPoint
  • 3+ years working in the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Large fortune 500 company experience
  • 1-2 years of project management experience
  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Knowledge/background in software industry products/services/applications
  • Must possess strong cross team/group/org collaboration skills
  • Ability to foresee and analyze project risks, develop risk management plan and mitigate subsequent issues
  • Demonstrate high-powered analytical skills and the ability to understand concepts and situations that pass by many others
  • Must have excellent communication skills, experience working with external vendors, strong project management skills, and demonstrated success in adult learning and training principles/skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office required
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We are looking for an experienced Design Integrator/technologist. The ideal candidate can crossover between design and development with a strong knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, and cross-browser capabilities. In addition, he/she has a key understanding of user behavior and a strong visual design sense with demonstrated skill and knowledge in user interface design, user experience and design standards.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

  • Design storyboards and flows with Photoshop; After Effects for motion graphics and prototyping
  • Design major components of a site, set standards across large project areas, often global in scope
  • Drive creative web projects from start to finish, collaborating with Marketing, Engineering and other web designers and developers
  • Create content/site maps, user flows, wireframes, mockups and prototypes
  • Conduct and apply research on design practices, identify problems and propose creative solutions
  • Synthesize feedback from multiple sources and iterating rapidly on mockups
  • Fulfill several project requests simultaneously while meeting tight deadlines

WHAT YOU MUST HAVE TO BE SUCCESSFUL

  • BA in Computer Science, Interface Design, Product Design, Industrial Design or related discipline
  • 5+ years of experience designing, developing, and supporting enterprise-class solutions
  • 3+ years of programming experience with ASP.NET, C#, XAML, and Microsoft SQL Server technologies (other related experience)
  • Strong working knowledge, capabilities and limitations of HTML5/CSS3 with solid knowledge of usability, accessibility and cross-browser issues
  • Excellent attention to detail, keen eye for clean UI implementation and knowledge of design best practices
  • Working knowledge of Prototype/jQuery (or similar) and semantic XHTML
  • Ability to collaborate and to communicate technology issues to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Google Analytics and Omniture implementation is a plus
  • Experience creating prototypes and wireframes using Photoshop, Illustrator and Visio; mobile applications, interactive and/or web-based products
  • Ability to organize individual work, scope interactions in task and workflows, and collaborate with multiple stakeholders on timelines and deliverables
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Allovus is looking for an experienced Principal UX designer interested in a direct hire position with a creative organization. The ideal candidate has at least 8 years of work experience in product research, design strategy, information architecture, or interaction design. We require demonstrated skill and knowledge in developing high-functioning products in the following areas: corporate websites, software applications, or enterprise platforms. Ability to articulate concepts through problem solving, idea generation and mapped thought processes, highlight best practices, define project challenges, scope, prototyping and stages of delivery/execution are key.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

  • Design and specify user interfaces and information architecture using participatory and iterative design techniques, including observational studies, customer interviews, and other forms of requirements discovery
  • Plan, prioritize, coordinate, and conduct user analysis and requirements, task analysis, conceptual modeling, information architecture design, and interaction design
  • Produce user requirements specifications, user profiles, storyboards, scenarios, flowcharts, design prototypes, and design specifications
  • Develop and document detailed user experience specifications for highly interactive interfaces
  • Collaborate with Product Management, Development and Test teams in seeing the designs through from planning to implementation
  • Effectively communicate research findings, conceptual ideas, detailed design, and design rationale both verbally and visually
  • Work closely with multiple stakeholders to ensure that design specifications are implemented

WHAT YOU MUST HAVE TO BE SUCCESSFUL

  • BA in Interface Design, Visual Communication, Product Design, Industrial Design or related design disciplines
  • Minimum 8 years of UX design experience; design consultancy or product development experience desired
  • Strong knowledge of UX design processes and methodology, particularly as applied to enterprise web-based applications and platforms
  • Knowledge of contemporary interaction design conventions, principles, and best practices.
  • Proficiency with design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch or Axure; prototyping skills and HTML5 experience a plus
  • Ability to organize individual work, scope interactions in task and workflows, and collaborate with multiple stakeholders on timelines and deliverables
  • All candidates must present an online portfolio and/or work samples including mockups, problem solving scenarios, and wireframes
  • Ability to present strong knowledge of information architecture is a plus
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Always on the look out

We are always looking for talented creatives at all levels for the following types of roles. If you are one of the following, introduce yourself.

Design patterns, workflow, navigation, and structure to define the user journey, behavior, and content for ease-of-use, coherence, and consistency.

Experienced UX designers with expertise in product research, design strategy, information architecture, and/or interaction design. We look for demonstrated skill and knowledge in developing high-functioning products in the following areas: corporate websites, software applications, enterprise systems, and/or consumer electronic devices. Ability to articulate concepts through problem solving, idea generation and mapped thought processes, highlight best practices, define project challenges, scope, prototyping and stages of delivery/execution are key. Typical responsibilities: • Design and specify user interfaces and information architecture using participatory and iterative design techniques, including observational studies, customer interviews, and other forms of requirements discovery. • Plan, prioritize, coordinate, and conduct user analysis and requirements, task analysis, conceptual modeling, information architecture design, and interaction design.

TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design and specify user interfaces and information architecture using participatory and iterative design techniques, including observational studies, customer interviews, and other forms of requirements discovery.
  • Plan, prioritize, coordinate, and conduct user analysis and requirements, task analysis, conceptual modeling, information architecture design, and interaction design.
  • Produce user requirements specifications, user profiles, storyboards, scenarios, flowcharts, design prototypes, and design specifications.
  • Effectively communicate research findings, conceptual ideas, detailed design, and design rationale both verbally and visually. Develop and document detailed user experience specifications for highly interactive interfaces.
  • Collaborate with Product Management, Development and Test teams in seeing the designs through from planning to implementation.
  • Work closely with multiple stakeholders to ensure that design specifications are implemented.
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Define interactions of users within key areas of the organization as well as the placement of common controls, content, and requirements to create design patterns and determine user workflows.

Experienced Interaction Designers adept at creating interaction models and can plan, prioritize, coordinate, and conduct user requirements analysis; including task analysis, conceptual modeling, and information architecture design across multiple devices and/or platforms. We look for superior UI skills and the ability to translate high-level requirements from interaction flows and artifacts into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.

TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design patterns and user flows using participatory and iterative design techniques, including observational studies, customer interviews, usability testing, and other forms of requirements discovery.
  • Produce user requirements specifications, personas, storyboards, scenarios, flowcharts, design prototypes, and design specifications.
  • Effectively communicate research findings, conceptual ideas, detailed design, and design rationale both verbally and visually.
  • Collaborate with Product Management, Development and Test teams in seeing the designs through from planning to implementation.
  • Participate as a contributor on interdisciplinary teams that includes other designers, business analysts, and software developers.
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Create aesthetic graphic representations that depict a concept using color palette, typography, use of imagery, defining layouts using hierarchy and organization.

Experienced visual designers with skills in product design, brand implementation, and common design and prototyping methodogies in web-based and mobile products. We look for demonstrated abilities in the creation of iconography, typography, storyboarding, and data visualization. Understanding how to leverage customer and user research to drive visual design and brand programs within a single product or across a suite of products is key.

TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design graphics elements, assets, and visual approaches that are user-centric and responsive.
  • Partner with UX designers and architects to create a cohesive user experience for products.
  • Create and manage brand standards and style guides for products.
  • Maintain visual consistency and quality throughout the products
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Manage and schedule resources, meetings, deliverables, deadlines, and negotiate tradeoffs in budget and schedules as necessary.

Experienced Project Managers who have a track record of successfully managing complex UX, UI, Design and/or Research projects while communicating with project stakeholders, technical program managers, user experience and development teams to define and deliver complex features for products, websites, and mobile. We look for the ability to contribute to the project work by consulting with Clients and Account Management during planning and concepting; including managing production budget and resources, providing alternate solutions to produce scope, and managing the project timeline.

TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead the efficient delivery of large, complex UX/UI/Research projects.
  • Manage ambiguity across projects with an acute sensitivity to deadlines and multiple deliverables. Anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints.
  • Understand and foster meaningful relationships with members of the team in order to best leverage individuals' unique skills and abilities, and avoid or minimize potential resource gaps.
  • Identify, assess, track and mitigate issues and risks at multiple levels.
  • Create, maintain and disseminate project plan and information to stakeholders.
  • Drive effective teamwork, communication, collaboration and commitment across multiple disparate groups with competing priorities.
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Establish functionality that demonstrates the design and interaction within key areas which are created within storyboards and wireframes to outline the experience.

Experienced prototypers with demonstrated ability in utilizing a variety of technologies and frameworks to develop working prototypes that bring wireframes, storyboards and comps to life. The prototype will often act as a living specification document to convey rich functionality during the product development stage and illustrate the desired design to the development team. The ideal candidate will work closely with other web developers, engineers, designers, product owners, and users to create and deliver high-quality prototypes on conceptual designs that will demonstrate new ways for how people interact, create, consume, and share.

TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Live on the border between design and development, with a strong footing in both worlds.
  • Work closely with user researchers, customers, front-end engineers, back-end engineers, and product owners in producing interactive and technically feasible experiences.
  • Ensure design and user experience quality from the development process through the launch.
  • Recognize and execute interface design practices with respect to accessibility and usability needs.
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Partnership styles

Contractor

You're trying to kickstart your career and build your resume with a couple of awesome projects. Or, perhaps, you already have an established career, but you’re interested in making some changes and checking out a new direction. Either way, Contractors discover a variety of try-before-you-buy career opportunities.

Freelancer

You crave flexibility in your creative workload and time commitments. You usually prefer working remotely, as you like to avoid the traditional office atmosphere. Truth is, it'd be great to supplement your personal projects and freelance work with some steady pay.

Fulltimer

You're ready to build, grow, and embed yourself in the company culture for the long haul. You're seeking a creative opportunity with a steady salary, corporate benefits, and all the perks that come with working directly for an organization—including the chance to grow your career through internal promotion.

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