We provide IT Staff Augmentation Services!

User Experience Researcher Resume

SUMMARY:

  • Motivated IT professional with experience in gathering requirements, persona development, storyboards, wireframes, heuristic evaluations, user testing, and data analysis.
  • I am in search of a position that engages user centered design principles to achieve effective solutions that enhance the user experience.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Languages: Java, SQL, JSP, HTML, JavaScript, C/C++, Perl, JSON

Systems: Microsoft Windows; LINUX Red Hat 2.1, 3.0; Solaris 8, 9; UNIX AIX 5.2, 5.1

Applications: Axure, Visio, Toad, SQL Server, Eclipse, Mercury Quality center, Crimson Editor, Macromedia Fireworks MX, Anime Studio 6,Microsoft Office Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, Visual Studios, WSAD

EXPERIENCE:

Confidential

User Experience Researcher

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborated with clients to establish requirements for insurance quote pages.
  • Assisted in facilitating a Creativity Workshop with user groups and stake holders.
  • Conducted expert review of website to determine usability issues.
  • Redesigned the insurance quote pages user interface and information architecture.
  • Designed functional wireframes for user testing with Axure.
  • Composed client facing design documentation.

Confidential, San Ramon, CA

IT Analyst/Software Developer

Responsibilities:

  • Developed components for web based applications using Apache Struts framework.
  • JAVA, SQL, JSP, JavaScript
  • Identified and documented code issues and test case scenarios.
  • Assisted in data validations and analysis to ensure accuracy across applications.
  • Maintained open communication with team members.
  • Conducted human factors evaluations for applications resulting in redesign or modification of interfaces.

Confidential, San Jose, CA

Research

Responsibilities:

  • Reviewed and compiled data for subject tasks using editing software.
  • Observed and recorded participant behavior and responses during user tests.
  • Organized data from user tests.
  • Aided in the analysis of data for presentation.

Confidential, San Jose, CA

Functional Verification Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Created and modified scenario based test buckets using Perl and SQL for various DBMS (DB2, Oracle, Informix, Sybase).
  • Tested on UNIX and Windows platforms.
  • Assisted team member in system setup. Developed lower level design documentation for federated stored procedures.

Confidential, Research Triangle Park, NC

Component Verification Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Created and modified code for component testing.
  • Tested components on several UNIX and Windows platforms.
  • Identified product defects and initiated suggestions for improvements.
  • Installed WebSphere Application Server and DB2 on Windows and UNIX platforms.

Hire Now