Usability Specialist


Brief Summary

We are seeking a Usability Specialist for a client in San Antonio, Texas. Job Overview: Interact with business partners to understand their needs, get to root of what they are asking for and why Determine research objectives Determine research methodology to fulfill research objectives Plan for research activities to include determining target audience and developing the research plan Execute research Synthesize findings from research Put together a visually engaging report to communicate research insights to wide audiences to include compelling recommendations for call to action Requirements: At least 3 years of experience conducting usability sessions* Create presentations to report findings in visually engaging format Consultative skills to work with business partners to understand their research needs and determine research methodology Tools: Microsoft Office PowerPoint Adobe Illustrator (not required but preferred) *Usability expertise and experience—Working knowledge of and experience in a full range of Usability methods to include but not be limited to: Usability Testing (e.g., “Think Outloud” Technique) Focus groups Performance Evaluations (e.g., Time on Task, Structured Interviews) Participatory Design Heuristic Evaluations Card Sort Technique Demonstrated ability to plan, facilitate, debrief, analyze, and report results obtained from any/all Usability sessions Experience presenting usability findings Demonstrated facilitation skills Demonstrated willingness to receive and provide feedback on facilitation skills Must be available to work evening hours Excellent communication skills Ability to effectively participate in matrixed teams