Senior Usability Consultant at Akendi (Toronto, Ottawa)
With 6+ years of experience, a self-starter and able to work both independently and in conjunction with team members and client groups. Drive, enthusiasm and flexibility to work on a variety of projects are key, as well as the ability to rapidly acquire new domain familiarity.
Responsibilities will include:
- User Needs Assessment
- Persona & Usage Scenario Research / Task analysis
- Contextual Inquiries
- Information Design / IA
- Heuristic evaluations
- Usability Testing
Education: degree in behavioral science, computer science or closely related discipline including:
- Human Factors,
- Human-Computer Interaction (Computer Science)
- Psychology (Cognitive or Experimental)
We’re looking for someone that has deep knowledge of current usability research, theories and methodologies (especially user-centered design processes), and an intuitive feel for how human factors activities provide unique value added throughout the product development lifecycle.
Thank you to all applicants, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.