Junior Information Architect

Company: SapientNitro


General Information
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Location: Atlanta, GA
  • Educational Requirements: Bachelors Degree
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Description

 
Welcome to SapientNitro, where ideas reign supreme. Here, customer experiences are what drive us, game-changing marketing is conceived, and technology is at the very heart of bringing our creative ideas to life. Clients aren’t just customers, they’re partners. Integrity and a team-driven environment serve as incubators for innovative minds.
 
Our Mobile Experience Studio is focused on creating consumer-facing experiences (Apps, Mobile, In-Store, Digital Out Of Home) and Enterprise-grade applications, providing full project lifecycle support for key global opportunities geared towards today’s mobile cross-channel consumer. We deliver the complete customer experience including device assessment, research, testing, UI design concepts, application design and development, along with campaign management and reporting.
 
If you are looking for the folks responsible for award winning mobile apps and interactive displays such as Coca-Cola iVend, Spin the Coke, Auto Trader UK, and the Share Happy Ice Cream machine, you're in the right place.
 

Job Title:

Jr. Information Architect

 

Job Summary:

Information Architects at SapientNitro are responsible for the navigation, organization, interaction design, and business/user process engineering for leading-edge Web solutions, software, and mobile devices/applications. You will apply usercentered design methods to translate user needs, business objectives, and technology capabilities into world-class user experiences for leading companies. We look for people who are passionate about what they do, and thrive working with other smart people to solve the toughest design challenges.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

- Assess existing sites/properties for usefulness, usability, visual design, content, and branding (with guidance andoversight).

- Lead participatory design/user testing sessions (with oversight and direction).

- Identify and document meaningful patterns from the findings; provide recommendations to the client/internal teambased on findings.

- Utilize low-fidelity, medium-fidelity, and high-fidelity prototypes across the different stages of the design.

- Prepare, conduct, and analyze behavioral in-context research events (with guidance and oversight).

- Analyze, synthesize, and organize research data into meaningful themes, categories, and visually compellingframeworks and behavioral models.

- Identify opportunities to create business value and improve the user experience, based on user research; organizeopportunities into visually compelling matrices or maps.

- Execute participatory requirements gathering sessions and participate in debrief sessions (with guidance andoversight); create feature lists from sessions.

- Develop personas/segmentations based on research findings (with guidance and oversight).

- Create engaging scenarios and develop frameworks describing key aspects of a proposed experience, and how itreconciles business and user needs.

- Create visually compelling representations of the solution's high-level interaction, navigation, and organization design(i.e., concept models).

- Develop visual representations of the organizational structure, hierarchy, and relationships of screens in a site (i.e., site maps) as well as the interactions between the user and the functional modules in the solution (with guidance and

oversight).

- Develop screen details (i.e., wireframes) depicting all elements on a unique screen type, including the content,functional, and navigation specifications (with guidance and oversight).

 

Experience Guidelines:

- Less than 1 year of work experience excluding internship experience

- Internship experience in a consulting firm or agency a plus

- Candidates must be versed in user-centered design methods and techniques.

- Proficient to expert in: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Visio, Microsoft Office.

- Excellent analytical and process-oriented skills.

- Excellent verbal and written skills.

 

Training:
SapientNitro is invested in the success of their employees.  Every employee attends a Sapient Start in the first few weeks of employment.  Additional skills and career growth training will be provided.
 
The bottom line:
Working at SapientNitro means collaborating with the best in the industry to solve business’ most challenging problems. If you want to make an impact at a variety of exciting companies, apply here.

How to Apply: https://sapient.taleo.net/careersection/firstpass/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=192764