Principal User Experience Developer (Joinoci-Edge)

Oracle Cambridge , MA 02138

Posted 2 months ago

Responsible for creating, evaluating and modifying prototypes to support evolving hardware and software application development.

As a member of the User Experience team, you will develop and apply software design/usability processes in the investigation of technical problems. May develop user profiles, with emphasis on human error control, display issues, visual interaction, physical manipulation and task and objective analyses. Provide product usability, evaluation and support to product development teams, including the analysis and investigation of applications/systems including tactile methods, visual graphics, web, multimedia, voice response and conversational user interaction. May assist in developing design concept and implementation, providing input on user design considerations. May produce specifications describing user needs and internal structures for product in development.

Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. Typically seven years of software engineering or related experience needed.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Principal User Experience Developer (JoinOCI-Edge)

Job: Product Development

Location: US-NH, Manchester, US-NH,Nashua, US-MA,Burlington,US-MA,Cambridge

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle

Preferred Qualifications

The Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) EdgeServices team can provide you the opportunity to build and operate a suite ofmassive scale, integrated cloud services in a broadly distributed, multi-tenantcloud environment. OCI is committed toproviding the best in cloud products that meet the needs of our customers whoare tackling some of the world's biggest challenges.

We offer unique opportunities for smart,hands-on engineers with the expertise and passion to solve difficult problemsin distributed highly available services and virtualized infrastructure. At every level, our engineers have asignificant technical and business impact designing and building innovative newsystems to power our customer's business critical applications.

We're looking for an experienced Principal User Experience(UX) Developer to join our team with the following capabilities:

About You:

  • You work backward, starting from the user. You care about creating usable, useful software that solves real problems and brings delight to users.

  • You have solid communication skills. You can clearly explain complex technical concepts.

  • You work well with non-engineers. You can lead a conversation in a room with designers, engineers, data-scientists, and product managers.

  • You are comfortable with varying degrees of ambiguity. You have a strong sense of ownership and can drive development of new projects and features to completion.

  • You are comfortable working at all levels of the stack.

  • You are developer oriented having familiarity with open source projects.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A Portfolio or selection of work samples that demonstrates your abilities, experience, and your process.

  • BA/BS degree in Design, HCI, CS or related field, or equivalent practical experience.

  • 5 Years of industry experience in UX design, Information architecture or Visual Design. Experience with visual and interaction design tools (Adobe CS, Sketch, InVision etc.)

  • Ability to support your work verbally and visually with well-thought out design rationale, data, or user research.

  • Ability to quickly grasp and distill highly complex user design issues into clean, understandable solutions.

  • Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal and analytical skills including the ability to communicate complex, interactive design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences.

  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment working directly with other designers, developers, and other stakeholders.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Passion for UI/UX and designing modern front-end applications

  • Experience with responsive and/or mobile design.

  • Experience conducting user research and usability studies.

  • Knowledge of Cloud Computing.

  • Experience with HTML/CSS/JS.

  • Experience with React or other JavaScript frameworks.

  • Willingness to receive feedback on your work openly and to give thoughtful consideration to the ideas and suggestions of other stakeholders and peers.

  • Experience utilizing web based analytics tools to drive / validate projects.

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

Responsible for validating userworkflows through the use of prototypes and user research activities to support

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure service development.

As a member of the User Experience team, youwill develop and apply software design/usability processes in the investigationof technical problems. May develop user profiles, with emphasis on human errorcontrol, display issues, visual interaction, physical manipulation and task andobjective analyses. Provide product usability, evaluation and support toproduct development teams, including the analysis and investigation ofapplications/systems including tactile methods, visual graphics, web,multimedia, voice response and conversational user interaction. May assist indeveloping design concept and implementation, providing input on user designconsiderations. May produce specifications describing user needs and internalstructures for product in development.

Work is non-routine and very complex, involvingthe application of advanced technical/business skills in area ofspecialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member,providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalentexperience relevant to functional area. Should have seven years of software engineeringor related experience.


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Principal User Experience Researcher

Akamai Technologies Inc

Posted 2 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 10/24/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-01-22T00:00 About the Team Akamai's User Experience team designs our customers' end-to-end experience—including how they buy and try Akamai and how they interact with our application "Control Center." The Control Center provides our customers, channel partners, and internal staff visibility and control over Akamai's network and services. Through the Control Center our customers get a global picture of how the Akamai system and the Internet are behaving, and can fine-tune the behavior of their web properties, access information about Akamai's Internet services and interact with Akamai's support team. The Role We're looking for a Principal User Researcher in either Cambridge, MA or Santa Clara, CA to partner with designers, writers, product managers, engineers, analytics and marketers to create user experiences for Akamai products and to drive user empathy across the Akamai organization. You will also have the unique opportunity to help define and build a new center of excellence for Akamai, as the UX team grows and helps to shift the culture towards a customer focus. You're perfect for this role if you: * Are naturally curious about people, work processes and how technology can improve the way people work in an enterprise setting * Are versatile: plan and execute strategic and tactical research, including field studies, participatory design, concept & usability tests * Enjoy learning new things within a highly technical domain; to make things simpler, it helps to know what makes them so complex * Love working as part of a team throughout product development — from strategy to concept development to implementation * Are a nut for data: draw insights from qualitative and quantitative data and use insights to align teams and inform product design * Have proven experience in design thinking and co-design methods Responsibilities * Design and conduct a variety of research methodologies, including strategic exploration, competitive research, field studies, participatory design, and usability testing * Synthesize findings and insights from customer & market research to influence and drive product decisions * Develop and evangelize a strong POV of Akamai customers and needs * Create and drive internal research processes, methodologies, and approaches * Collaborate with the user experience team, product managers, and engineers to ensure that findings and insights are actionable * Collaborate with Akamai's Customer Experience team to answer complex research questions * Promote and evangelize user-centered design at Akamai Qualifications Required Education and Experience Applicants must meet one of the following education and experience requirements: * 10 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor's degree HCI, human factors or its equivalent or * 8 years of relevant experience and a Master's degree HCI, human factors or Required Skills * 10+ years of experience working in UX/UI Design. * 8+ years of experience helping advance current UX/UI design best practices. * 7+ years planning and executing user research for software, web, or mobile experiences Desired Skills * Demonstrated portfolio of work. * Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills; ability to organize and present information on screen and verbally with a team. * Experience with enterprise software preferred * Deep experience working with cross-functional teams in a matrix organization * Top-notch communication, including excellent writing, storytelling, and presentation skills * Analytics and/or data visualization experience a plus * Sense of humor and whimsy a definite plus! Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status. Akamai Technologies Inc Cambridge MA

Principal User Experience Developer (Joinoci-Edge)

Oracle