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Manager - UX Research & Design

Company: Steinman Recruiting Associates
Location: Jackson
Posted on: February 15, 2020

Job Description:

Our client, a nationally acclaimed interdisciplinary research center in Mississippi is strategically adding a career-oriented functional leader to drive User Experience (UX) Research & Design. Our client is a niche player in the Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning spaces. Our organization includes a highly skilled team of researchers, data scientists and software professionals delivering the best-of-class data, software applications and tools specific to the social sciences space (healthcare, workforce, education, demographics, addiction, discrimination, etc.) used by local, state and federal agencies and is gaining traction internationally. You will coach, mentor and lead a smaller team of Business Analysts and Designers. You will meet regularly with stakeholders to understand their business processes. You will oversee the requirements gathering and UX design processes. This includes software requirements documentation, as well as the final look and feel of applications and tools. You will be a key member of the executive leadership team and consult with stakeholders to avoid scope creep and gold plating of the business requirements. Supervisory responsibility for: UX Researchers & Designers, and Business Analysts. *Outstanding work-life balance. No after hours. No weekends* - Title: Manager User Experience (UX) Research & Design (senior career) - Location: Mississippi (-2 hours from Memphis, Jackson, Birmingham). Multi-cultural, progressive university community offering a low cost of living with all the amenities. Minimal traffic - commutes. - Compensation: Salaried. Retirement and pension plans. Generous paid time off and benefits. Relocation assistance. Minimum Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree2+ years functional management7+ years post academic UX Research & Design5+ years customer facing & conducting user interviews3+ years leading multiple projects simultaneously, estimating completion dates and resource allocationStrong tools knowledge, i.e. Balsamiq, Axure, Adobe, Sketch, Atlassian JIRA and ConfluenceDemonstrated experience in proposal writing and-or grant applicationsGap Analysis between business needs and the technology capabilitiesSketch wireframes of input components needed to meet business requirementsA proven ability to work closely with Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Developers and Project Managers to make certain business requirements met, and changes to requirements are promptly documented and communicated with the teams.Development of use cases, flow charts, functional diagrams and descriptions to communicate software application design specificationsDemonstrated ability to understand and document software business rules and requirements using diagrams, written use cases, and user storiesEnsure that the proper testing plans have been completed and can be mapped back to requirements. The creation and management of traceability matrixStrong written and oral English communication skills What will make you stand out:PhD/MSAgile Scrum5+ years leadership

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