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UX Specialist (57405380)
Location: Toronto, ON Category: Content/Document Management
Job Type: Temporary/Contract Reference: CA_EN_6_17450_57405380
Posted: June 05,2017 Salary: N/A

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Modis, on behalf of our client is looking for a UX Specialist
UX Specialist (57405380)
Contract Duration: (12 months)
Location: Toronto, ON
• Documenting and analyzing requirements to translate business needs and requirements into engaging and compelling on-line experiences.
• Leading and conducting stakeholder and user testing of design concepts and conducting user acceptance testing of proposed web application interfaces. This will include developing user testing schedules, test scenarios, recruitment of test participants, and coordination of overall testing.
• Reviewing testing results and modifying the design/prototype based on these results.
• Interpreting and presenting usability testing results to appropriate client committees and divisions
• Consolidating feedback reviewing best practices and preparing reports and recommendations based on the results
• Assisting with the development, documentation and communication of web usability policies, standards and procedures.
• Assisting with requirements, planning, deployment and conversion of the current web applications to meet the new website design including advising on and developing standards for usability, AODA Compliance and working with business units to assess and document their web application needs.
• Development and implementation of a sustainment plan to manage the ongoing review and design evolution of the client’s web applications ensuring they continue to integrate new features, be responsive to user needs and set the standard for municipal websites/web applications.
• Conducting data gathering activities to assess user characteristics, requirements, needs, goals, and opportunities
Required Qualifications/Experience
• 7+ years of 'progressively more responsible' experience working on web information technology projects that are large-scale or in complex environments, preferably municipal public sector.
• A minimum of 5+ years’ experience working as a User Experience Specialist in a large enterprise environment. Experience in web development projects for large public service organizations, preferably municipal, is required.
• 3+ years’ experience working in website and web application development/design projects using enterprise scale web content management and portal technology.
• 7+ years’ experience leading enterprise website and web application development/design projects including content development for the web, site and application design, web site construction, navigation and management.
• 5+ years’ experience developing and implementing interactive media technologies demonstrating a comprehensive grasp of online media and social media tools and issues
• 5+ years’ experience managing formal and informal usability testing, gathering user research and heuristic analysis and translating research into design decisions in support of enterprise web projects
• 5+ years’ experience demonstrating the ability to participate in, co-ordinate and lead cross-functional, multi-disciplinary teams producing innovative web designs and strategies.
• 4+ years’ experience in designing, implementing and testing using AODA WCAG 2.0, Level AA compliance.
Please note that Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada. Your resume will not be forwarded to any of our clients without your explicit permission. We thank all applicants, but only suitable applicants with the above qualifications clearly identified in their resumes will be contacted. Modis Canada is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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