Primary Skills: HCI/UX, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Edge Computing and Machine Learning
Duration: 6 Months
Contract Type: W2 Only
Bachelor's or Master degree in engineering fields or equivalent professional experience.
3+ years (post education) related HCI/UX in product, company or agency.
Portfolio that demonstrates individual and team efforts to SW/HW UX products end-to-end.
Familiarity with emerging technologies in Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Edge Computing, or Machine Learning.
Experience executing multiple tasks and working with an agile engineering teams.
Examples of work or projects in Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Edge Computing, or Machine Learning will be an advantage.
Strong observational, interpersonal, oral/written communication, and collaboration skills.
A successful candidate will demonstrate:
Strong understanding of and familiarity with emerging technologies in Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Edge Computing, or Machine Learning.
Strong understanding and demonstration of principles, current trends, and best practices in the field of user centered design and Internet of Things.
Excellent in translating customer feedback into functional/non-functional product requirements and actionable recommendations.
Clearly articulate design decisions using a user-centric approach.
Proactive problem solving; able to handle multiple complex projects and tasks in a fast-paced and collaborative context.
Good team-player as well as able to work independently.
Candidate responsibilities may include:
Utilize technical knowledge to identify and resolve product issues to ensure user needs, business goals, technical feasibility, and implementation quality in a timely manner.
Help internal/external stakeholders to drive execution and content models that simplify the complex workflows.
Create low to mid fidelity prototypes for ideation, presentation, development guidance and testing.
Plan user research activities such as participant recruiting and scheduling, study preparation, and other logistics.
Interface with external design/research agencies, provide feasible direction, ensure quality of deliverables and help to keep our internal/external partners on track.
To follow up with any questions, please contact Sanket Yede at 408-907-2249.
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