Rocket Software, Inc. User Experience Engineer in Waltham, Massachusetts
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Job Description Summary:
Rocket is looking for a passionate user experience designer to develop the next-generation of enterprise software experiences - somebody who is fluent in all areas of the UX spectrum, all the way from user research, ideation, and interface design to development and implementation. The User Experience Engineer will work to understand user goals, business goals, technology and design constraints to create intuitive experiences for enterprise system software.
The User Experience Engineer will:
Design clear, navigable, and valuable enterprise system software applications for specialized users.
Communicate user experiences through storyboarding, detailed wireframes, task flow diagrams, taxonomies, design specifications and documentation.
Plan and conduct user research and usability testing - including surveys, interviews, and customer advisory groups.
Work closely with engineering and product management to ensure UX goals are incorporated into project roadmaps.
Act as a usability advocate and consultant to project teams providing guidance regarding principles of information architecture, user-centered design and industry best practices.
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in HCI/Human Factors or a related discipline (computer science, industrial design, architecture, psychology, etc.) preferred
Portfolio with examples that demonstrate your design process
Unmistakable passion for creating elegant and purposeful interfaces
Experience working with modern development languages, tooling and workflows
Experience prototyping in Axure, Sketch, or Adobe Xd
Experience conducting research including user interviews, usability studies, surveys, or feedback sessions.
Must be able to multi-task and meet deadlines in a fast-paced Agile development environment.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Familiarity with mainframe and/or database management is a plus
Visual design skills are a plus.
Rocket Software Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Rocket Software Inc. is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
Rocket is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please call: 781-577-4321 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!
Thousands of companies around the world depend on Rocket to solve their most challenging business problems by helping them run their critical infrastructure, business processes, and data, as well as extending the value of these assets to take advantage of cloud and mobile computing, advanced analytics, and other future innovations. From the clothes we wear to the cars we drive, Rocket solutions power the back-end systems that thousands of brands we interact with every day. At Rocket, software has always been about people—not just ones and zeroes. We’re people solving problems for other people, and we strive to treat our customers, partners, and fellow Rocketeers with humanity. Founded in 1990, Rocket Software is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts with 31 offices around the world.