Job Description :
Job Title: Sr. User Experience Specialist
Location: Philadelphia, PA- 19103
Contract: 3+ months (Extendable)

Required Qualifications
Experience (5-7 years) conducting user research and usability studies. Also skilled with various research methods, card sorting, innovation games, and survey writing.
Experience (3-5 years) creating wireframes and interaction designs.
Online portfolio of exemplary wireframe and user research deliverables.
A passion for building easy to use, delightful user experiences.
A love for talking to users and learning about what they do and how they work.
Innate ability to understand complex systems and problems and ability to see the big picture. You think strategically but can practically apply it without getting lost in the clouds.
Awesome listening and personal interaction skills.
Expert knowledge of UX and interaction design best-practices and patterns.
Excellent attention to detail – you should notice even the smallest inconsistencies.
Respectful team player. Love to laugh. Relaxed and determined. Problem-solver. Puzzle-solver. Challenge-lover. Knowledge sponge. Enthusiastic. Awesome.
Confident, yet very humble. Little ego, big open mind.

Preferred Qualifications
Formal education in interaction design, user research, human-factors or the like
Experience designing complex web applications (beyond marketing/brochure websites
Experience designing mobile native apps and mobile web apps.
Web accessibility experience.
Visual design experience.
Front-end development experience. Some understanding of what’s technically feasible, and when to ask.
Experience working in an agile environment with issue tracking tools to track daily work.