Senior Application Analyst (Sr. User Experience Designer)
Management Science Associates Inc. - Pittsburgh, PA

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Overview: Management Science Associates, Inc. (MSA) is a diversified information management company that for nearly half a century has given market leaders the competitive edge in data management, analytics and technology. MSA’s Information Management Solutions (IMS) division of MSA is currently seeking a senior level User Experience Designer for the research, development and production of innovative business intelligence applications. This position will be responsible for creating great experiences for several MSA products. The selected candidate will work collaboratively with our User Experience Design Team to conceptualize, design, prototype and test ideas. Additionally, this position’s role is to inspire product managers, engineering and quality assurance stakeholders to develop innovative, exciting, and useful products.

Represent the User Experience by translating business/customer requirements into defined specifications that can guide Product Managers and engineering to develop the right product

Collaboratively participate in the product definition process with Product Managers, Engineering and User Research experts

Significantly influence product direction through a user centered approach, using innovative User Experience methodologies

Develop prototypes including: user interaction models, wireframes, screen flows and interactive prototypes

Work as a Usability Analysts to create rapid development of prototypes for early usability testing

Produce final High-Fidelity user interface designs that adhere to design standards for MSA

Work collaboratively with the Development Team to translate prototypes and wireframes into complex business intelligence applications

Work collaboratively with the Development Team to develop and maintain pattern and component libraries

Develop and maintain design standards through style-guides and other deliverables that aid in the documentation and advocacy of MSA standards

Required Skills

Requires a relevant four-year degree or equivalent experience

Minimum four years related experience with User Interface Design, application analysis or related position

Experience with design tools including: Photoshop, Fireworks, Axure, or other related prototyping software

Knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JAVASCRIPT and JQUERY, as well as Mobile Application Development

Extensive experience in methodologies for translating user needs into solutions for complex B2B web and software applications

Knowledge of how to best design to solve business and user problems

Design fundamentals including information design, visual design, industry UI standards for desktop, web-based and mobile applications, and ease of use best practices.

Demonstrated skills in interface design for complex business intelligence applications, and/or experience in data visualization

Demonstrated skill, both vertical and horizontal, with communication, organization, facilitation, time management, and interpersonal skills

In depth knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle

Ability to interact directly with clients and internal development staff of varying levels

Experience with Visual Studio, ASP.NET, and MVC desired

Required Experience

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