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Information Architect
Dynamic Diagrams
Providence, RI, USA

Dynamic Diagrams was founded in 1990 by pioneers in the field of information architecture and design. Today, our mission has not changed. We help people understand information. Demanding clients around the world trust their thorniest information analysis, design, and communication challenges to Dynamic Diagrams. Please see www.dynamicdiagrams.com to learn more about us and our work.

We are currently seeking experienced information architects for both full-time and contract positions.

Job Summary:

Responsible for analyzing complex information projects, interviewing users and stakeholders, developing and conducting usability tests, capturing and documenting user and stakeholder requirements, writing functional specifications, writing information architecture reports, developing appropriate visualizations of information such as wireframes, diagrams, and prototypes in conjunction with design staff, creating project plans, schedules and budgets, writing proposals for prospective projects. Communicates with senior leaders and customers regarding status of specific projects.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

In-depth knowledge of and experience with information architecture and business analysis methodology. Superior skills in summarizing research results and communicating and presenting information to clients and associates. Ability to analyze Internet projects and visualize solutions. Experience writing information architecture reports and related deliverables, and working with designers, sitebuilders, producers, and software developers. Demonstrated ability to think creatively and to generate innovative ideas. Ability to prioritize complex tasks, and works well under pressure. Must be self-starter who can work well as part of a close-knit team.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree in psychology, writing, communications, human computer interaction, computer science or related field or equivalent experience. Minimum of three years experience as business analyst, or information architect required. Experience working with online publications desirable.

Other information:

We would prefer local candidates (RI, MA, CT) for contract positions, since we anticipate close interaction with our in-house team. We regret that we will not be able to cover relocation costs for our full-time openings.

To Apply:

Please submit a resume, cover letter, and relevant work samples to:

No calls will be accepted.

Received: 12-Oct-04