User Experience (Usability)
|Jan 31, 2005 1:22 pm
||Looking for an Information Architect!
| Kyle Pero
|| I am posting this on behalf of Jessica Lipson (HR Manager, Insight Interactive
Insight Interactive Group (www.insight-interactive.com) is one of the country's
leading interactive advertising agencies. Founded in 1999, the company has
developed an enviable list of clients that count on IIG's professionals to
deliver world-class marketing results.
Our Purpose: Developing programs - in true partnership with the client - that
meet or exceed the marketing and sales objectives.
Our Passion: Believing in the interactive medium and our ability to make a
difference in the client's business.
IIG's offerings include Web Development, Online Advertising, Strategy and
Analytics, Search Engine Marketing and Dialog (Email) Services. Privately held
and conservatively financed, the company has a solid track record of
progressive and profitable growth.
Our award-winning staff work as a team, are innovative and constantly strive to
create fresh approaches and expand their skills. Our business is competitive
and fast-changing, and we hire those special people who can create new and
better ways of using the medium or strengthening the client relationship.
Along with considerable opportunities for advancement, the company offers an
excellent compensation package including comprehensive benefits. Please send a
cover letter - which must include salary requirements - and your resume to
firstname.lastname@example.org. Please, no phone calls.
The Information Architect provides interface design and information mapping that
ensures the creative product meets all strategic and functional requirements.
The IA is the user advocate, translating client strategy to develop content and
functionality that meets both client objectives and user goals. They must
collaborate with visual designers and programmers to develop information
architecture and user interfaces, and create proposals, functional
specification, flowcharts, wire frames and schematics.
* Tests site to ensure it is on client strategy and meets the user requirements
¯ Authors usability testing plans, coordinates testing scenarios, moderates
¯ Creates recommendation documents based on testing observations and results
¯ Presents, discusses and sells solutions to the client
* Works with creative, technical, development and account services team members
to develop site strategies, layout and information architecture
¯ Develop content plans and flow with Copywriters
¯ Produces flowcharts and schematics to validate against strategies
¯ Ensures design technology & interface are developed in accordance with user
¯ Performs quality inspection of product to ensure content placement and
* Stays abreast of industry trends in UI and usability and new tools and
* Mentor creative staff on Usability, User-Centered Design, HCI, User Testing
and UI best practices
JESSICA LIPSON | Human Resources Manager | INSIGHT INTERACTIVE GROUP
121 North Broad Street, 6th Floor | Philadelphia, PA 19107
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