Jobs Tagged: Designers
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The American Institutes for Research: Senior Technical Project Manager

Some of our ground-breaking work includes:• advanced computer-adaptive algorithms (only one that’s peer-approved in the country)• mobile support for the user interfaces• learning management systems with social media features• user interfaces that are universally accessible to people with or without disabilities • innovative, machine-scorable items Responsibilities: Develop and track requirements and schedules for CSSC software projects around research and development, including:- Authoring requirement gathering and analysis- Facilitating requirements meetings through reviews and approvals, including the peer review sessions, and status meetings with our external software vendors.- Developing and monitoring budgets and staff expenditures to ensure work is on track and staffing is managed properly- Develop and write software specifications to support work performed by an external software vendor Regularly communicate with CSSC’s software engineering teams and external software vendor on status and progress regarding design, reliability and maintenance issues Take ownership of integration analysis of requirements that impact more than your system, and vice versa Track progress toward milestones, anticipate issues, and monitor adherence to project scope, requirements and design documents, schedules, and to the CSSC software development process…

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The American Institutes for Research: Software Operations Project Manager

• Comfortable working on multiple projects simultaneously, with an inherent ability to work well under tight timelines, and have strong problem-solving capabilities.• Develop requirements, budgets, and schedules for the software development projects.• Facilitate requirements meetings, including the peer review sessions, and status meetings with clients and project team.• Establish milestones, anticipates issues, and monitors adherence to project scope, requirements and design documents, schedules, and to the CSSC software development process.• Assume day-to-day responsibility for ensuring that the project is completed on time and within budget, and that all deliverables are of the highest quality.• Work closely with the CSSC Technical Project Management team to: share best practices, help resolve project issues, and ensure that staff is properly allocated to tasks by considering staff’s skills and interests, and the project’s needs.• Maintain client relations and communications including status reporting and informal conversations…

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The American Institutes for Research: Systems Technical Project Lead

  Responsibilities: The Technical Project Manager, Systems Engineering will be primarily responsible for the following:• Acting as a liaison between the Systems Engineering team, the Project Management team, and the Software Engineering team on all issues including: system design, system analysis, server provisioning, software deployment, software performance, system reliability, and maintenance• Developing requirements, budgets, and schedules for the Systems Engineering Team in coordination with the software engineering teams• Assisting in establishing standard processes for diagnosing issues, tracking statuses, and escalating issues within and outside of the group• Assisting in establishing product and process improvement plans to reduce support effort and increase product availability and scalability• Facilitating requirements meetings, including peer review sessions and status meetings with clients and the Project Management team• Establishing milestones, anticipating issues, and monitoring adherence to project scope, requirements and design documents, schedules, and the software development process• Assuming day-to-day responsibility for ensuring that a project is completed on time and within budget and that all deliverables are of the highest quality• Working closely with the Project Management team to share best practices, help resolve project issues, and ensure that staff is properly allocated to tasks, taking into consideration each staff member’s skills and interests and each project’s needs• Maintaining client relations and communications, including status reporting and informal conversations   Qualifications: • Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, Public Administration, Business Management or a related field • 7+ years of experience with a Bachelor's degree or 5+ years of experience with a Master's degree• Experience in applying best practices in project management, including those used to initiate, plan, control, monitor, and report upon all phases of project activity• Familiarity with project management tools such as Microsoft Project or BaseCamp and one or more versioning tools such as CVS, SVN, Mercurial, and Git• Experience with managing technical projects in a large, complex web-hosting environment• Knowledge of IT concepts, issues, practices, methodologies, and trends, particularly those relevant to the design of large-scale web hosting environments• Coordination of security related initiatives between the development teams, the system engineering team, and Rackspace• Knowledge of network devices and protocols used in web hosting environments, including load balancers and firewalls• Knowledge and familiarity with network operating systems such as Windows Server, Linux, UNIX, Mac OS Server• Experience with three-tier web hosting architecture: interface, application, and data• Ability to understand and analyze complex issues and information relating to database management• Excellent documentation and communication skills• Must be proactive, detail-oriented, and team-oriented• Must have an aptitude for learning new software Apply:…

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InVisionApp: Engineering Manager, Information Security

Requirements: 10+ years experience in a security role 4+ years experience as a manager with direct reports in a dedicated InfoSec field Strong problem solving and decision-making ability, with a breadth of experience in governance, risk and compliance Strong communication skills with internal departments and stakeholders to identify security needs, gaps and solutions Understanding of the ISO and NIST frameworks Experience with managing third party audits (SOC, PCI) Familiarity with SaaS services, cloud environments and containerization Experience managing or strong experience in specific areas of cloud, application and system security Obsessively thorough with an eye for detail Excellent oral and written communications skills Ability to thrive working remotely in a variable and demanding startup environment BenefitsInVision offers an incredibly unique work environment…

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Postlight: Product Designer

Product designers at Postlight are expected to be experienced in multiple design disciplines and fluent in the language of how digital products work today.Who you are: You’re comfortable working on products from brainstorming to implementationYou have experience working closely with developers, product managers and other designers as well as clientsYou’re comfortable presenting to your work internally and to stakeholdersYou’re able to engage actively with clients and take the lead in design conversationsYou’re able to create and execute designs both from a blank slate and within existing workYou’re excited about learning new skills and exploring new interface paradigmsYou love what you do and get excited about the future of products What you have: Portfolio of design work that demonstrates a meticulous, thoughtful approach and attention to detailExperience in creating digital and responsive design for web and mobileDeep expertise with Sketch, Figma or Adobe Creative Cloud and experience of documenting your designsAbility to collaborate with other designers both internally and from client teams and rapidly adapt to feedbackPast experience in communicating with clients and a proven history of successful design implementationsStrong understanding of typography, information hierarchy, color, and other UI concernsUnderstanding of web standards, browser and mobile capabilities, and UX best practicesWillingness to give and accept constructive criticismA positive attitude, a sense of humor and a desire to build accessible products for all usersWhether working on site or remotely, your communication skills will be as important as your technical ones…

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