UX Architect

  • USD$13,000 per month
  • Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan
  • Contract, Full time
  • TechBridge Market Holdings HK
  • 17 Jan 18 2018-01-17

Our client, a global IT Services company, is looking for an experienced UX Architect for a 6 to 12 month contract (subject to possible permanent conversion) to be based onsite at one of their Tokyo based MNC clients.

Job purpose

  • To research, study, analyze, document, present and design delightful & functional experience for the target users across all possible digital mediums.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Excellent understanding of Data hierarchy and priority.
  • Expert level understanding of Usability & Accessibility principles & solutions.
  • Very good understanding of technology and fast learner to understand gaps and provide apt solutions.
  • Should have good understanding of various technologies and platforms for their limitations and possibilities.
  • Must be an excellent visualizer and analyst.
  • Should be able to observe, research, analyze and Design an experience across devices.
  • Research on users, clients, stakeholders, companies and trends.
  • Analyze and bring out actionable insights and details from available data & research.
  • Understand the requirement and design Information architecture of applications across devices.
  • Create personas, case studies, use cases, understand & Document requirements, flow diagrams, taxonomy definitions, mind maps, site maps, and High fid / Low Fid wireframes
  • Collaborate with Visual Designer to bring out the optimal visual experience.
  • Collaborate with UI Developer to bring out optimal functional experience.
  • Conduct Usability Testing
  • Review the application for optimal experience at various points to provide course correction.

Qualifications

  • B.Des. / M.Des. / Diploma in User Experience Design from a reputed Institute
  • Excellent spoken and written English
  • Good understanding of user research techniques, documentation, questioners, system study, gap analysis.
  • Good sketching skills
  • Excellent design skills in interactive and functional interaction design.
  • Previous experience with a User Experience Design firm will be preferred.

Working conditions

Work requires a lot of interpersonal collaboration and coordination. So excellent communication and interactive skills are a must. Must be a good team player. 

Software Knowledge

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Axure
  • PowerPoint