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Research & Customer Experience Manager
Precision Dialogue Marketing
Cleveland, OH

Posted on: 31 May 2013

Position Description
The Precision Dialogue Marketing Research and Customer Experience (RCX) Manager will support the sales process and serve as a research and customer experience subject matter expert.  This senior position will primarily be responsible for supporting the sales process, including creating proposals, responding to RFPs, creating SOWs and presenting Precision Dialogue’s RCX capabilities and proposals as assigned.  This person will need to work with clients and prospects to help figure out their needs, come up with solutions that best fit those needs via a proposal, including the recommended methodology, sample size, timeline, costs, etc.  This person will also need to present proposals and communicate methodology, value add, and assist with closing the sale.  This person will also manage accounts and clients as assigned.  This will be a highly client-facing role, with ~25-50% travel.

Responsibilities

Requirements

Additional Responsibilities

Reporting Relationship
This position reports directly to the Vice President, Research & Customer Experience.

Location
Cleveland,OH

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To apply for this position, please email your resume to marketingcareers@precisiondialogue.com.

 

 

 


Usability Architect (Content/Navigation)
Office Depot
Boca Raton, FL

Posted on: 29 May 2013


Responsibilities

The Usability Architect is a role that supports usability of the online design process and has responsibility for the success of mid-size projects. The Usability Architect will function as part of a cross-functional, matrixed team with responsibility for research, strategy execution, product definition, and design refinement. This role will function as an innovative designer, a product manager, a confident team member, team player, and skilled client partner.


Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field required. BS or BA in Design, HCI or related degree preferred.


Other Information

We are seeking a creative, experienced, motivated Usability Architect to provide user experience awareness, analysis, and highly-functional designs to be used by millions of customers on our leading ecommerce websites.

Pay, Benefits & Work Schedule

Office Depot offers competitive salaries, a benefits package, which includes a 401(k) and more, along with plenty of opportunity to move and grow within our organization! For immediate consideration for this exciting position, please click the Apply Now button.


How To Apply

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Office Depot is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in all employment practices, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, age, veteran’s status, disability, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

 

 


Research & Customer Experience Analyst
Precision Dialogue Marketing
Cleveland, OH

Posted on: 24 May 2013

Position Description
The Precision Dialogue Marketing Research & Customer Experience Analyst will work on projects for a variety of clients providing user research, market research and information architecture expertise.  The candidate must be detail oriented, focused on delivering high quality deliverables, have a passion for the field of usability and research, and possess customer empathy with a drive to create outstanding customer experiences.

Primary Responsibilities

Location
Cleveland,OH

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To apply for this position, please email your resume to marketingcareers@precisiondialogue.com

 

 


Usability Analyst
Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation
Marshfield, WI

Posted on: 24 May 2013

Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation (MCRF) is the largest private medical research institute in Wisconsin. MCRF is the research division of Marshfield Clinic, an integrated multispecialty health care system with over 750 physicians and 50+ regional centers.  MCRF employs 25 doctoral-level scientists and over 150 scientific and technical support staff. MCRF research centers include Center for Clinical Research, National Farm Medicine Center, Epidemiology Research Center, Center for Human Genetics, and Biomedical Informatics Research Center. Research at MCRF is funded by a variety of federal agencies and other sources, including CDC, NIH, NIOSH, FDA, and private industry.

A major research focus of the Biomedical Informatics Research Center is the study and improvement of Human Computer Interaction (HCI) in the biomedical domain.  The Usability Analyst will be a member of the usability research team in BIRC.  Working with researchers and Information Systems (IS) staff, the analyst will design and execute a variety of HCI analyses.  The analyst will have primary responsibility for the collection, coding and analyses of usability. The Usability Analyst will also be involved in the collection and analysis of other cognitive data including interviews, focus groups, ethnographic studies, electronic surveys, and time-motion studies.

Required Education: Undergraduate or Masters degree in Psychology, Biomedical Informatics, Information Science, Cognitive Science or a related domain, or equivalent experience.

Experience: Interfacing with biomedical or healthcare computer user communities, preferred. Experience is cognitive science research, or usability testing a plus. Other social science research experience is a plus. Prefer experience with Windows, client/server systems, browser-based systems, and high-volume environments. Experience with, or ability to learn standard usability and cognitive analysis tools, such as Morae.

Marshfield, Wisconsin has a community of 19,500 and is proud of our family-friendly environment. Marshfield is ranked "Best Place to Live in Wisconsin and Eighth Best Place to Live in America" by Bizjournals.com and offers excellent health care, schools, vitality, connection to cultural mainstream, and a low cost of living all wrapped up in a small-town feel. We are located in the middle of the state with easy access to a network of interstate, U.S. and State highways.

Working at Marshfield Clinic, you will also enjoy the following benefits:
• A low cost of living within clean, safe environments
• Stable communities and short commutes
• Outstanding schools and affordable housing
• Plenty of recreational activities for all four seasons
• Easy access to Chicago, Madison, Milwaukee or Minneapolis/St. Paul
• Employer-funded Retirement
• Comprehensive Benefits Package
• Generous Paid Time Off

Apply online at www.marshfieldclinic.jobs and reference job number MC130515

Marshfield Clinic
1000 N. Oak Avenue
Marshfield, WI 54449

Marshfield Clinic is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer that values diversity.  Minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

 

 


UX Usability Engineer
Bank of America
San Francisco, CA

Posted on: 21 May 2013

Deliver creative concepts, editorial concepts, or visual design solutions in support of Bank of America online products and services offerings. Builds partnerships with technology partners to ensure defect-free implementation of client-side design solution. Designs high-level user flows, navigation systems, and detailed page schematics. Designs visual compositions and develops specifications and assets consistent with brand standards. Creates and edits content consistent with brand standards. Tests design work in production for style/quality/adherence to specifications. (Reports to Sr. Designer, Design Manager, Design Director)

Bank of America's Online & Mobile Solutions User Experience team is seeking an experienced Usability Engineer to work with the Consumer and Small Business Banking Online & Mobile Solutions. Responsibilities include planning, executing and reporting out on user research. This position is for an experienced usability engineer to work on customer facing mobile and web sales and service experiences.

The UX Usability Engineer is responsible for creating research plans, executing research, summarizing and presenting findings to User Experience teammates, business partners and other stakeholders.

The right candidate must have experience across different types of quantitative and qualitative user research, including surveys, usability testing, contextual inquiry, card sorting, expert (heuristic) reviews, remote testing, etc. and be able to balance working on various projects on both the online and mobile client experience. The Usability Engineer will collaborate with interaction designers, visual designers, editorial and prototypers on the UX team to plan and execute user research that will ultimately inform design and ensure an intuitive customer experience.

Knowledge about best practices in design and usability, experience with online and mobile usability research, and experience with usability testing tools, techniques and methodologies is required. Strong moderation and facilitation skills required.

Usability Engineer candidates preferably has experience performing research for financial web sites as well as proficiency in user centered design and best practices in mobile and web. Candidates must have excellent verbal and written communication and persuasion skills, and be able to effectively present the overall usability findings to teammates and business stakeholders.

Qualifications

Required Skills: "MUST" have these skills to be minimally qualified.


Desired Skills:

Bank of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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