User Experience Professionals Association of Los Angeles Message Board › Freelance Jr. Information Architect needed ASAP.
Los Angeles, CA
Boutique Advertising Agency, Zambezi, is looking for a freelance Junior Information Architect to collaborate on the Discovery phase of a complete digital restructure for an athletic/wellness client.
The Jr. IA will assist the Digital team with various IA tasks and
deliverables. Some of the key responsibilities will
Assisting with competitive research and analysis.
Documenting existing website content structure, content templates and
analyze these findings to develop new information architecture, page
templates and content strategy,
Evaluate content management system and develop new user interface,
architecture, workflows to streamline content production process.
Key IA deliverables that the junior IA may be involved with:
Personas, User Scenarios, Experience Mapping
User Interface Development
* 1-2 years experience working as an Information Architect, Interaction
Designer, or User Experience Designer.
* Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail.
* Knowledge of dynamic websites with content management system
*Familiarity in the capabilities of HTML and multimedia.
*Familiarity with Google analytics.
*Familiarity with standard social platforms and analytics.
* Ability to excel in a collaborative environment—as well as working independently—to deliver work against tight deadlines.
* Fluency and expertise in Keynote, Omnigraffle and Microsoft Office.
* Good oral and written communication and presentation skills.
* Visual Design experience a plus.
* Degree focused in User Experience or in a related field, such as information design, human-computer interaction, library science, cognitive science, graphic design, or
Looking to fill this role by September 17th or 18th (19th at the latest) and the contract runs through 10/17/13. Rate is commensurate with experience. Please send resume with samples of IA/UX work or link to website with portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Zambezi is located in Venice, CA.