Game QA Role in SoCal (Irvine)-Contract

  • Knowledge of testing best practices (at least 2 years of experience, preferably in software/application testing)
  • Knowledge of Jira and Confluence
  • Knowledge of TestRail
  • Reporting testing results
  • Stakeholder management (if functioning as embedded QA on a team)
  • Evaluating UI/UX and suggesting improvements and giving constructive feedback
  • Writing bugs
  • Familiar with Scrum / Agile methodologies

Pay-up to $25/hr.

Please email resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

Visual Designer- Strong Motion Graphics-Contract San Mateo, Ca

Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic design, Interactive design, Motion graphics, Human Computer Interaction (HCI),  discipline or related field and 2 year experience in user experience design – OR – 4 years experience in User Experience designing user interfaces for web/desktop/mobile sites and applications for front-end customer facing companies

·       The ability to create visual design, screen prototypes, wireframes, and specification

·       Strong visual design and some ability to quickly create working prototypes (e.g. Principle, Framer, HTML, CSS, etc)

·       General know-how/appreciation on how to work with design researchers and use those testing outcomes into the design solutions

·       The ability to lead collaboration and build partnerships across teams such as engineering and product management

·       Knowledge of common design patterns and best practices for mobile design

·       Constant drive to stay up-to-date with the latest industry news and developments

·       Great presentation, communication, and negotiation skills

What You Will Do

·       Working closely with customers and stakeholders to design new features from the ground up

·       Advocating evidence-based design through the Lean approach of hypothesize, build, test, learn

·       Delivering visual mockups, wireframes and prototypes

·       Prototyping rich interactive interfaces with multiple states and roles

·       Pitching and presenting designs to stakeholders for sign-off

·       Designing consistent experiences across multiple devices

·       Helping lead company design initiatives

Additional Skills a plus:

Experience developing user experience solutions with agile methodology

·       The ability to code working prototypes in HTML, CSS, and other current technologies

·       JavaScript skills 

·       Qualitative Research skills

·       A thorough understanding of responsive design

·       Mentors UX professionals in day-to-day User Experience methodology and principles

Pay-$55/hr.

Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

Product Designer- C to H in San Jose, Ca

 

The successful candidate will be working on a fun, co-operative and growing product team, and contribute to daily technology that’s used by millions of people around the world.

  • Lead input design projects across the entire product lifecycle and launches. You plan design mindset from product experience to precise graphic design for user benefits.
  • Collaborate with product management and engineering to define user insights, opportunities and trend analysis.
  • Create wireframes, storyboards and process flows to effectively communicate interaction with guidelines.
  • Share design experiences and best practices with global members to inspire our creative knowledge.

QUALIFICATIONS

  1. You have at least 3 years of experience designing at consumer-focused tech or media companies; experience designing for mobile is a plus.
  2. Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders.
  3. Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction.
  4. Experience working in a collaborative multi-disciplinary team and working directly with developers for implementation of designs.

You have an online portfolio or PDF that you can share with us. You are able to provide a brief explanation in your application of why you are excellent for this role while highlighting your portfolio.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  1. MS in Human Factors, HCDE, or Cognitive Psychology.
  2. Experience working in an agile/scrum development process.
  3. Demonstrated history of acquiring user data (e.g., conducting usability studies, user interviews, contextual inquiry) is a strong plus

Pay-DOE

Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

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