Lead Project Architect

This person will drive complex web development projects, from discovery through post-launch assessment, coordinating with developers, designers, clients, vendors and partners. The position is salaried, full-time. If interested, please send resume, portfolio/URLs, and/or informal letter of interest to "jobs at rockriverstar dot com". No calls please.

Personal / Professional Requirements:

  • 3+ years professional experience with interactive, transactional, data-driven web projects
  • Professional experience in user interface design / user experience design / information design
  • Formal training in information design, information science, project management, communications, or related area
  • 2+ years experience in non-profit organizations, as staff or consultant
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills, with clients, programmers, and designers

Solid skills in:

  • Understanding and decomposing complex web applications
  • Needs assessment, requirements gathering
  • Information architecture, sitemapping, wireframing
  • Usability testing
  • Documentation, presentation

Additional experience in the following is helpful:

  • Marketing & communications
  • Success metrics
  • Social Media

Additionally, the ideal candidate will have experience in one or both of the following areas:

  • HTML/CSS standards-compliant design
  • Formal project management experience