Eloqua – Senior UI Designer

Originally from http://www.eloqua.com/company/ShowCareerPost.asp?JobCode=D2301

Description

In your role as Senior UI Designer, you will be responsible for the user experience of the Eloqua product suite. You are a strong advocate for the end user and have the ability to passionately represent user needs to other groups. It is imperative that you thrive on challenges and are able to meet tight deadlines. Your positive attitude and character enable you to effectively communicate with clients and your team members. Your aptitude for learning new programs and drive for excellence enable you to produce exceptional results. You bring added creativity and fresh ideas to an already dynamic team.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Design customer-oriented interfaces and workflows for new products and significant changes to existing modules of the Eloqua application suite
  • Create prototypes of new functionality using web standard markup (e.g. HTML, javascript)
  • Work closely with the development team on user interface design decisions and to develop user experience guidelines
  • Create a prioritized roadmap and transition plan to improve targeted areas of the application
  • Participate in cross-functional teams to develop specifications and to assist in testing of new interfaces prior to release
  • Solicit end-user input on usability working both directly from customers and with the client services team
  • Act as the owner and strong advocate for usability and end user requirements within and outside of the Engineering organization

Qualifications

  • University Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Graphic design, Human Computer Interaction, or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years experience in user interface design with at least 3+ years in web applications
  • Expert knowledge of HTML, javascript and standard design tools (e.g. Illustrator, PhotoShop)
  • Knowledge of ASPx and browser and platform compatibility issues an asset
  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral)
  • Hard and efficient worker
  • Able to learn new concepts and apply them quickly
  • Able to have fun while working in a close-knit team